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Why I Wear the Badge

Meet some of your local law enforcement officers and hear why they wear the badge!
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Buffalo Grove Police Department Monthly Meetings
The Buffalo Grove Police Department would like to invite you to join us for the first of our Monthly Meetings, June 10th 7:00 pm – 9:00pm at the Buffalo Grove Police Station.  Each month we will briefly discuss what has been happening around Buffalo Grove and the surrounding areas followed by a presentation on a law enforcement related topic.  In June we will be talking about the illegal drugs in the Chicago suburbs.  We will have an investigator talk about what types of drugs are most prevalent, where they are coming from and their street values.   The Chief Deputy Lake County Coroner will be present to discuss trends concerning overdoses that are occurring in the area.  The meeting will conclude with a presentation about Buffalo Grove Police Department’s Narcan program and our effort to prevent overdoses.

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Summer 2015 Junior Police Academy

Are you a young person that’s interested in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice and Police Science? If so, join the Buffalo Grove Police Department's Junior Police Academy and discover what it's like to: stop a vehicle for a traffic violation, gather evidence at a crime scene, be a K-9 Handler and more. The Police Department is currently accepting applications between the age of 12-15 for the summer, 2015 session of the academy. The academy is scheduled for the week of June 22, 2015 through June 26, 2015 from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon.

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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."

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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. 

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


Click here to see the new GIS system. 

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