Chief's Message

The Manteno Police Department consists of 18 full time sworn officers, 6 crossing Guards, 1 animal control officer, 5 Auxiliary officers and 1 office manager. The Department is equipped with the latest technology and equipment available to Police Departments and all members are highly trained, dedicated and professional.


Manteno Police Commission

policecommissionCommissioner , Scott Bertrand  Chairman
Commissioner Charles Frame, Secretary
Commissioner Brian Meyer

The Manteno Board of Police Commissioners tests and certifies applicants for new hire positions, and promotions.  

Manteno Board of Police Commisioners have established a new eligibility list  - FINAL ELIGIBILITY LIST as of January 6, 2017. 

If you have questions regarding the position of police officer, please contact the Manteno Board of Police Commissioners at 815-929-4839.

The Board of Police Commissioners of the Village of Manteno, Illinois is accepting applications for the position of police officer with the Manteno Police Department.

Salary: $53,145 - $72,608 (10 years)

Population: 9,3000 (approx.)

Sworn Police Officers: 18

Manteno Police Commission
Posting for Original Appointment 2018 Testing Process
October 30, 2018


Written Exam:          Kankakee Community College
                                    Saturday, November 3, 2018 - Check-in  starts at 8:00 a.m.
                                    Kankakee Community College
                                    100 College Drive,  Kankakee, IL
                                    Auditorium L110

Orientation:               Manteno Community Center
                                    211 N Main St. Manteno, IL
                                    Saturday, December 1, 2018
                                    9:00 – 10:00  a.m.

Oral Interview:         Manteno Police Department
                                    269 N Main St, Manteno IL
                                    December 10, 2018 – December 12, 2018 
                                    UPDATE:  April 8th - 11th, 2019

Initial Posting :           Manteno Police Department
                                    269 N Main St, Manteno IL
                                    December 13, 2018
                                    UPDATE:  April, 2019

Final Posting  :           Manteno Police Department
                                    269 N Main St, Manteno IL
                                    December 28, 2018
                                    UPDATE:  April, 2019


Submitted By:              Scott Bertrand
                                     Chairman, Manteno Police Commission
                                     October 30, 2018

The Village of Manteno is an Equal Opportunity Employer.