Employment Opportunity – Entry Level Police Officer

The Village of Antioch, Illinois is accepting applications for the position of entry-level police officer with the Antioch Police Department.  Duties and Responsibilities Include:  Full-service Municipal Policing; Enforcement of State and Local Laws; Prepare written reports on assigned tasks and attend court, and testify when necessary; Community Policing, assist and render aid to citizens, conduct…

Police Department Media Release

Media Release September 18, 2017 Antioch, IL- On September 14, 2017, an off-duty Antioch Police Officer was returning to Antioch from training while driving a police vehicle. Around 5:00pm he noticed that a silver vehicle appeared to be following him. The driver of the vehicle, later identified as 68 year old David L. Larsen, of…

Police Department Media Release

On Sunday evening shortly before 8:00pm, Antioch Police responded to a single vehicle motorcycle crash at the intersection of North Avenue and Nelson Road, which resulted in the death of 57 year old man from unincorporated Antioch. The preliminary investigation shows the motorcycle was traveling southbound on Nelson Road, and for reasons not yet determined,…

ANTIOCH ACID SPILL UPDATE

On July 24th at approximately 8:18 pm, the Antioch Fire Department received a notice from a concerned citizen that a liquid material appeared to be leaking from the former Circuit Systems building located at 884 Anita Street.  An immediate hazmat response was launched and notifications were given to the Illinois and Federal EPAs.  State and…