The duties of the Police Community Relations Officer (PCRO) are to provide interaction and communication between the Police Department and the residents and businesses within the City of Crystal Lake. The Police Community Relations Officer focuses on projects the Police Department can implement to enhance services to the community and to improve the quality of life within the City of Crystal Lake.
Among the projects the PCRO is responsible for are the Volunteers In Policing (VIP) program and the Care Trak system. The PCRO provides station tours, is responsible for each established Neighborhood Watch chapter within Crystal Lake, and provides safety talks for local groups or schools.
Questions can be directed to Officer Eddie Pluviose, the Crystal Lake Police Community Relations Officer, at 815-356-3731 or via email.