The purpose of the Foundation is to: preserve and present the history, evolution, and development of the Illinois State Police; educate the public, specifically the youth, concerning the roles, functions and contributions of civilian and sworn employees; provide means for the law enforcement agency and the community to foster better relations through positive interaction; and promote an understanding of police work that will increase the general public's awareness of this work, support departmental recruitment efforts, and strengthen pride in law enforcement activities and accomplishments.
The ISP Federal Credit Union created a Heritage Foundation Visa card. The foundation will receive a small portion of the transaction fee charged for use of the card. It is a way of helping to raise funds for the museum's operation. The card offers a reward option if you are interested.Read More »