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Spoofed Calls
Click here to read information pertaining to "spoofed calls" and what you can do to help combat potential fraud!

BGPD Seeking Part-Time Desk Officer

The Buffalo Grove Police Department is looking to hire a Part-Time Desk Officer for Friday and Saturday evenings, between the hours of 3:00 pm and 11:00 pm. 
The job requires a variety of clerical duties, excellent communication skills via telephone, radio and computer terminals, as well as being the first point of public contact when a citizen enters the police station. Details/Application

Traffic Matters Newsletter
Select here to read the newest Traffic Matters newsletter!  

Protect your Shipped Packages With These Tips!
Read here for some security tips about keeping your delivered packages...yours. 

Police Department offers a Safe Exchange Zone for Craigslist purchases

Need to meet a stranger to complete your Craiglist sale or other online purchase? Why not do it at the Buffalo Grove Police Department? This agency offers our lobby as a Safe Exchange Zone for buyers and sellers to meet, examine items, and complete transactions. Officers will not be actively involved in the exchange, however, we provide a well-lit area that has video surveillance...for free! If you need assistance, we're only a few steps away. Be safe!

Protect Your Personal Identity
The holidays are right around the corner and we want you to have a safe and happy season! Check out these tips to help protect your identity, credit, bank accounts and more. 

Vehicle Recalls
The Buffalo Grove Police Department would like to encourage everyone to take a few moments to help keep everyone on the road safe by checking your vehicle for recalls. By entering your vehicle vin number on NHTSA' s VIN Look-up tool, you can see if there are any recalls on your vehicles. To help remember, time the recall check with daylight savings time- every November when setting clocks back and every March when setting clocks forward.

File a Police Report Online
Need to file a police report?  Our new online reporting option allows you to file several types of non-emergency incidents, including vacation watches without having to call 911. Click here for more information.

2014 Buffalo Grove Police Department's Citizen Survey Results
Chief Steven R. Casstevens is pleased to announce the results of the recently completed 2014 Citizen Survey.  The survey has been sent out since 1984 with the intent to gauge satisfaction of the police service in Buffalo Grove. 

Select to view the news release and survey results

To view Buffalo Grove Police Department's safety videos, click here.