Police Department

The City of Vandalia Police Department serves the community by protecting citizens and property, preventing crime, enforcing laws, and maintaining order. Our department's main goal is to contribute to the quality of life in Vandalia.

The Vandalia Police Department is comprised of 10 sworn police officers that cover the residential and commercial areas around our city.


The main goal of the Vandalia Police Department is to create and maintain a safe, secure environment for all Vandalia citizens. We strive to accomplish this goal through proactive community programs designed to prevent crime as well as efficient, thorough investigations of crimes committed.