Buffalo Grove Police Sergeant Retires after 27 Years

Sergeant Vince PositanoBuffalo Grove Police Sergeant Vincent Positano is set to retire on August 2, 2020, after proudly serving Buffalo Grove for more than 27 years.

Sergeant Positano began his career in 1992 as a Community Service Officer for the Police Department. He then joined the ranks as a Police Officer with the agency in 1994, was selected as a Corporal in 2009, and promoted to Sergeant in 2014.

As a valuable member of the agency, Sergeant Positano focused his knowledge and experience in many areas throughout his career to include Special Operations Investigator and Youth Investigator. He additionally served as a Field Training Officer, Firearms Instructor, and the department’s Range Master.

Sergeant Positano earned numerous awards over his many years of service, which include Employee of the Year, three Life Saving Awards, several Unit Citations, multiple Employee of the Quarter honors, an Outstanding Achievement Award, and a Department Accommodation Award.