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Police-Community Relations Meeting- September 9th, 7pm-9pm

The Buffalo Grove Police Department will be hosting the third of our Monthly Meetings, September, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the Buffalo Grove Police Station. Each month we will briefly discuss what has been happening around Buffalo Grove and the surrounding communities followed by a presentation on a law enforcement related topic. This month there will be a presentation on Traffic Accident Investigations.  Our traffic unit will discuss crash mapping, data from road marks, different methods of speed calculations and overall reconstruction of a vehicle crash.  It will be a hands on presentation with actual demonstrations on the roadway of how we can determine at what speed the vehicle was traveling. 

The World's Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics! 

Members of the Buffalo Grove Police Department will be volunteering their assistance with The World's Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics!  For information on the event and to register to participate, click here!

Why I Wear the Badge

Meet some of your local law enforcement officers and hear why they wear the badge!
Click here to watch the video! 

Residential Burglary Awareness

The Buffalo Grove Police Department is urging residents to be aware of any suspicious people or vehicles in and around their neighborhoods. There has been an increase in residential burglaries throughout the northwestern suburbs, including Buffalo Grove.
Click here for more information! 
2015 Rising Shields of Law Enforcement

Congratulations to Sergeant Michael Rodriguez for being selected by the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police as one of the 2015 recipients of "Rising Shields of Law Enforcement."

Click here for more information. 

Recruitment Video
The Buffalo Grove Police Department has completed their new recruitment video that provides a little insight to being a Buffalo Grove Police Officer. Click here to watch!

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

Traffic Matters Newsletter
Click here to see our newest Traffic Matters News Letter!

Click here to see the new GIS system. 

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