MOTTO
The motto of the East Chicago Police Department is "Courage, Compassion, Professionalism"

MISSION
The mission of the East Chicago Police Department is to protect the lives and the property of the people we serve and to consistently carry out our duties in a professional and ethical manner. We will treat those we encounter in the manner in which we would expect a member of our family to be treated.

VISION
All members of the department are committed to
Ensuring Public Safety
Adhering to the Highest Standards of the Law Enforcement Profession
Pursuing Relationships of Trust with those we serve
Constantly striving to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the department

CORE VALUES
  • Reverence to the Law and the Constitutional Rights for All
  • Respect for those we serve
  • Integrity'
  • Community Partnership
  • Commitment to Officers and Civilian Members
  • Loyalty

POLICE OFFICER
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Pick up at Police Application at the EC Police Department
Located at 2301 E. Columbus Drive.

East Chicago Police Requirements - Officers A.pdf

AUTHORIZATION TO RELEASE INFO A.pdf

Pre-Employment Questionnaire A.pdf

Police Agility Test Requirements.pdf


ECPD Phone Directory

EMERGENCY DIAL:
NON-EMERGENCY DIAL:
911
219-660-0000

ADMINISTRATION DIVISION
Chief Of Police, Frank Smith
391-8400
Executive Secretary, Rosie Serrano
391-8400
Deputy Chief, Frank Maldonado
391-8400
Commander George Cossey
391-8400

Human Resources
Pat Melendez
391-8314

SERVICE DIVISION
Property Management
Commander, Frank Maldonado
391-8329
Secretary, Siennie Gomez
391-8328

Records Section
Migdalia Escamilla
391-8327
Desk
391-8457

Central Communications Section
Juanita Robinson, Dir. of Communications
392-4101
Dispatchers/IDACS
391-8268

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION GANGS/NARCS/ADULT/JUVENILE DIVISION
Lt. Marguerite Wilder
391-8318
Sgt. Juan Beltran
391-8318
Secretary, Arlene Vasquez
391-8326
Sgt. George Cossey
391-8330
Sgt. Jose Rivera
391-8330

Bureau Of Identification Unit
Inv., Jerry Lewis
391-8333

Uniform Patrol Division
Patrol Lieutenant
391-8446
Patrol Sergeant
391-8427

Traffic Section
Traffic Inv., Dacre Sullivan
391-8317

Chaplains
397-1695
Anonymous Tip Line
391-8500

Frank Smith
Chief of Police
Frank Maldonado
Deputy Chief
Frank Smith
Commander

2301 E. Columbus Dr.
East Chicago, IN 46312
Phone: 219-391-8400
Fax: 219-391-8309

Good numbers to know

City Clerk
Phone: 219-391-8491

City Court
Phone: 219-391-8489
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