Report Public Corruption to the Illinois State Police

File a Citizen Complaint of an Elected Official, Appointee, or Employee of a Public Body

Please read the following statements carefully and if you agree please check the boxes below and click the submit button. Checking the boxes and submitting will take you to the form to fill out.

  • The Special Investigations Unit’s investigative priorities are public corruption crimes, and criminal misconduct by elected officials and government appointees at the state, county, and local levels.
  • Public corruption is a breach of the public’s trust by government officials who use their office to obtain personal gain. Examples of public corruption crimes include Fraud as it relates to government procurement contracts, Embezzlement, Bribery, Kickbacks, Extortion, Bid-Rigging, Influence-Peddling, and Graft (misuse of government funds).
  • An elected official or government appointee is an official who is involved in public administration or government, through either an official election or appointed by an elected official (e.g. Mayor, Village Manager, Township Commissioner, Board Member, Trustee, County Clerk, Treasurer, etc.)
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