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Glendale Heights Police Department
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The Glendale Heights Police Department employs a combined staff of approximately 97 personnel, assigned as follows:

  • 1 Chief
  • 2 Deputy Chiefs
  • 8 Sergeants
  • 35 Patrol Officers
  • 4 Detectives
  • 2 Special Operations Officers
  • 2 School Resource Officers
  • 1 DuMeg Officer
  • 5 Community Service Officers
  • 6 Reserve Officers
  • 8 Telecommunications Personnel
  • 7 Records Personnel
  • 3 Clerical Support Personnel
  • 1 Community Outreach Specialist
  • 1 Evidence Officer
  • 14 School Crossing Guards

“These officers care about the community and the residents they work for. They are dedicated to the safety and security of the residents and the community itself.” A befitting description Roger Mabbitt offered of the Glendale Heights Police Department employees upon his retirement in May, 2005.

The Police Department is divided into two main divisions; Operations and Support Operations. Each division manages specialized units, including community outreach, traffic, bicycle, and beat patrol, K-9, school resource, investigations, communications, records, and others.

A variety of programs are offered through the Police Department, including:

  • Citizens Police Academy
  • Safety Town- Neighborhood Watch
  • Junior Police Academy
  • D.A.R.E.
  • Character Counts
  • Vacation House Watch
  • Speed Trailer
  • National Night Out
  • Special Olympics
  • Fishing Derby

They are also members of the DuPage Major Crimes Task Force, DuPage Arson Task Force, DuPage County Swat Team, Illinois Weapons of Mass Destruction Response Team and the DuPage Metropolitan Enforcement Group (DuMeg). All of these efforts combined are for the benefit of increased efficiency and to provide enhanced services to the community.

Although each employee is assigned to a specific unit and division, their commitment to protect and serve the residents and community combine to form the extraordinary team of men and women who represent the Glendale Heights Police Department.

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Important Information
Emergency: 911
Police Info: 630.260.6070


Police Department Survey
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CodeRED Emergency
Notification System
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Link to Smart911 Website

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DuPage County Crime Stoppers Link
DuPage County Crime Stoppers

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Attorney General’s
Play It Safe Guide
For recalled products, the
guide provides the product name and manufacturer and describes the unsafe features.
Click here to view
the Guide (pdf).

Safe Haven
The Glendale Heights Police Department is a designated "Safe Haven" for
abandoned babies.

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Be A Buckle Buddy
The Glendale Heights Police Department has proudly become a partner with
“Be A Buckle Buddy!”.

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IRS eMail Scam Alert!
The FBI warns consumers of recently reported spam e-mail purportedly from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) which is actually an attempt to steal consumer information.
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Postal Scams/Fraud
There are scams/fraud currently being conducted through US Postal mail, including Mail Fraud, Lottery/Sweepstakes Scams and Identity Theft. For information on how to protect yourself or if you believe you have been a victim of postal Scams/Fraud, click here to visit the United States Postal Inspection Services website.