Welcome and About the Commission

The Winnebago County Crime and Public Safety Commission would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and fellow officers of Officer Jaimie Cox. Our thoughts and prayers are with them. Rest in peace Officer Cox. Thank you for your service and dedication.   

Welcome from the Chairperson

Welcome to the Winnebago County Crime and Public Safety Commission website. The Commission was established in January 2003 and is dedicated to finding ways to reduce/prevent crime and improve public safety. The Commission was also created to listen to the public’s concerns, consult with experts, and recommend specific steps to build a safer Winnebago County. We welcome the public’s input, suggestions, and opinions in reducing and preventing crime. Thank you.

Armando J. Cardenas, Chair, Winnebago  Crime and Public Safety Commission

About the Crime Commission

The Winnebago County Crime and Public Safety Commission (The Commission) is dedicated to finding ways to reduce/prevent crime and improve public safety. The Commission was created to listen to the public’s concerns, consult with experts, and recommend specific steps the government can take to build a safer Winnebago County. We hold our meetings the second Tuesday of every month at 7:30am.