The Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police "Position Openings" online is a comprehensive source of law enforcement and security vacancies within the State of Illinois. It's goal is to provide an opportunity for agencies within Illinois to recruit qualified candidates from Illinois and from across the country.

Advertising your job opening on this site will enable you to extend your police and security recruitment efforts beyond your community and the state in order to find the best qualified persons for your agency needs. Position Ads include information on job requirements and salary. Ads may include a direct link to your webpage (for an online application or additional information about your agency and/or benefits) and the e-mail address of your agency contact or recruiter. Locations of Illinois communities are sorted into four regions: Southern Illinois, Central Illinois, Northern Illinois, and the Greater Chicago Area. Out of State postings are also accepted.

To advertise a law enforcement position within Illinois, please click the link below to print an Ad Submission Form (Acrobat PDF format) and fax it to the ILACP after filling it out (fax 217-523-8352). Position Openings will be placed on the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police (ILACP) homepage link within 72 hours of their receipt of payment in full, excluding weekends.
CLICK HERE FOR FILLABLE AD FORM that you may complete and forward to ILACP via Fax or U.S. Mail.  If your Position Description is already type-set for advertising purposes, please feel free to forward it electronically via Email to [email protected].


  • ILACP Members: Cost of an ad is $50 per month or $500 standing-ad per year.
  • All Other Non-Members In/Out of State, Private Consultants, etc.: $150 per month or $1500 standing-ad annually.
  • Multiple vacancies or ads are 15% off if running 2 or more concurrently.
    Contact Carmen Kent, Assistant Business Manager, at [email protected] or 217-523-3765 if you have any questions or would like a discount rate for multiple vacancies, extended or standing ads. All Ads must be paid or payment pre-arranged in advance of placement on the website. (Ad policy revised  01/2018)