On May 20, 2016, the Lemont Police Department joined fellow police departments across the state to heighten awareness and raise money for the law Enforcement Torch Run. All proceeds raised from this event benefit the Special Olympics organization in Illinois. This year the Lemont Police Department raised $6,000.
On July 23, 2016 the Lemont Police Department and the Lemont Park District hosted it's 10th Annual Kops N Kidz Day. This community event enhances the relationship between the police department and the community. All children 16 years of age and younger were able to enjoy a FREE fun filled day. This event is 100% funded by donations from our local business. Together we are able to make a difference!