Board of Police Commissioners

The Board of Police Commissioners is tasked with the hiring and promotion of the sworn police officers of the Lockport Police Department. The commissioners are also tasked with disciplinary issues, if need be, based on a recommendation by the Chief of Police.

When police testing occurs, the Board of Police Commissioners advertises the acceptance of applications through local media outlets, as well as, this website.

The Lockport Police Department tested for the position of Police Officer in October 2015, with an eligibility list posted in October 2015 and utilized until October 2017.

Click here for the current police department eligibility list.


Peter Colarelli

Jon Weis

John Miller


(815) 838-2132 x 2223


Meetings are held at the City of Lockport Community Development Center, 921 S. Statet Street, every third Wednesday of the Month at 6:00 pm. Meeting notices for both regular and non-regular meetings are posted on the City of Lockport website.

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