(70 ILCS 1750/5)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on December 31, 2019)
    Sec. 5. Creation of district. There is created within the County of St. Clair a special district, named the Metro East Police District. The territory of the District shall include the City of East Saint Louis, the Village of Washington Park, the Village of Alorton, and the Village of Brooklyn. The District is created to advance the cause of public safety and law enforcement for the residents of the District.
(Source: P.A. 97-971, eff. 1-1-13.)