Department Posts

Closed - Request for Quotes: Night Vision & Infrared Laser for Rifle (1819-08)

September 28, 2018 - 5:00pm


  • Night Vision-L3 EoTech AN/PVS 24 (M2124LR)
  • Infrared Laser-EoTech ATIPAL (AN/PEQ15)

Quotes are due to Lt. Jason Norton,, no later than Friday September 28, 2018 at 5pm (CST). If you have any questions, please contact Lt. Norton by email or phone.

Closed - Request for Quotes: Tactical Vests

August 23, 2018 - 5:00pm


The Urbana Police Department is seeking quotes for new tactical vests. The specific vests and components listed below are not interchangeable with any other brand or manufacturer. Measuring/sizing will be completed at the Urbana Police Department by vendor. Only quotes for the complete list of specific items will be accepted.

  • Torc carrier w/Razor IIIA ballistics
  • Yoke & collar assembly, includes throat protector, in Vortex IIIA
  • Lower abdomen protector w/Vortex IIIA
  • Structured deltoid protectors (set of 2) w/Vortex IIIA
  • Cobra buckle cummerbund (right or left side)
  • Zipper admin accessory
  • ID tags w/Police, front and rear
  • Quantity: seven (7)

Quotes are due to Lt. Jason Norton,, no later than Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Central). If you have any questions, please contact Lt. Norton by email or phone, (217) 384-2320.

Help a student start the school year with success!

July 5, 2018 - 12:00pm to August 10, 2018 - 12:00am

Want to help a child start off the school year right?

The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 needs your help in making sure every kid has all of the supplies needed for success by hosting a Backpack/School Supply drive! Please consider purchasing items on the list below and placing them in the donation box located in the lobby of the Urbana Police Department. All items will go to kids in the Urbana School District elementary grades. Donations will be accepted July 5-August 10.

Thank you so much!

"It takes a village to raise a child" -African Proverb

General School Supply List 

Urbana Boots vs Badges Blood Drive

May 16, 2018 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Blood Services of IllinoisWho will get the most donors? 

This is a friendly competition between the Urbana Police Department and the Urbana Fire Department in an effort to get blood donors. These Urbana Departments want to help save lives! Urbana Fire Marshall Phil Edwards and former Urbana Police Officer Preston James have taken on the mission of recruiting donors from their departments. This blood drive is open to the public, and the community is encouraged to come on out the Urbana Civic Center and give blood!

PLEASE HONOR OUR FIRST RESPONDERS by giving blood during the Boots vs. Badges Blood Drive.

HOW: To schedule your time to donate blood, please call Community Blood Services of Illinois at 217-367-2202. Scheduling an appointment is recommended. Or click on this link to schedule your appointment time.

Closed - Request for Bid: Urbana Police Department Squad Car Graphics Installation

May 18, 2018 - 5:00pm


The Urbana Police Department will be purchasing a new fleet of squad cars after July 1, 2018. We estimate the cars to arrive six to eight weeks after being ordered and graphics installation to begin late September-early October. We are seeking a qualified company to install graphics on the new fleet. The graphics will be the same as the current fleet.

There will be a total of nine marked cars and three unmarked cars. The only graphics the unmarked cars will have are three-inch car numbers on the front and back along with the “Thin Blue Line” flag. The marked cars will not be changed.

To set up an appointment to inspect the current graphics or if you have any questions, please contact Lt. Jason Norton at the Urbana Police Department, 384-2320.

Bids should be received no later than May 18, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Send to the attention of Lt. Jason Norton at the email address below.