Welcome to the Illinois State Police Heritage Foundation Website

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.

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ISPHF Visa Card

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.

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Donate to the Memorial Park or Museum.  The minimum amount to donate is $10.

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Military Heather T-Shirt

50/50 blend of cotton and polyester

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Pancake Holster with Seal

All leather is hand made in the USA.  Stock items are right hand and made for the issue Glock.  Left hand holsters can be special ordered.  Shipping for left hand holders may take up to 4 weeks.  Please note:  If customizing the holster with your ID Number and/or initials, make sure the correct option is selected from the drop down to ensure the order is accurate.

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Goals of ISPHF

  • To raise funds to expand the museum and create a research center dedicated not only to ISP personnel, but to all law enforcement personnel.
  • Expand our youth education with special programs to encourage them to consider law enforcement as a career.
  • To honor the the contribution and dedication of the men and women of the Illinois State Police, who created the image and character of the department