A.   Police Powers: Each police officer shall have police powers and authority as provided by the statutes of the state of Illinois and the ordinances of the village. Such officers shall enforce all ordinances of the village and laws of the state of Illinois, and shall arrest, with or without warrant, according to the statutes of the state of Illinois and ordinances of the village, all persons who may violate any of said laws of the state of Illinois or ordinances of the village. They shall perform all other duties which they shall be directed to perform by the police chief. (1982 Code § 10-1-6; amd. 2016 Code)
   B.   Report Of Absence From Village: Each police officer shall report to the chief of police any contemplated absence from the village prior to the time thereof in order that another police officer can be designated to assume his duties during the absence. (1982 Code § 10-1-8; amd. 2016 Code)