Clarendon Hills Police Department 448 Park Ave, Clarendon Hills, IL60514 The Clarendon Hills Police Department was founded in 1924 with one officer, Ed Mochel. Today, it has one deputy chief,…More three sergeants, 10 officers and a community service officer, as well as administrative personnel. The patrol division is the department's primary provider of police services, including emergency response, traffic control and investigations. The Clarendon Hills Police Department is part of the Felony Investigative Assistance Team, a multi-jurisdictional task force comprised of officers from the Brookfield, Clarendon Hills, Hinsdale, Downers Grove, Lombard, Woodridge, Oak Brook and Westmont communities.
The Hinsdale Police Department was founded in 1873, when the village was incorporated. Isaacc L. Hinds, a tin…More merchant and postmaster, was the first police magistrate.
The Hinsdale Police Department has 26 full-time sworn officers, 10 part-time non-sworn officers and four volunteers. The Chief of Police, Bradley Bloom, has been with the department since 1984.
In 2009, the department launched a volunteer program. Volunteers serve as lobby greeters, answer non-emergency calls and help with department projects. According to the department, the time these volunteers give to answering questions and listening to residents' concerns allows police officers to focus on their other duties.
The Hinsdale Police Department is part of the Felony Investigative Assistance Team (FIAT), a multi-jurisdictional taskforce comprised of officers from the Brookfield, Clarendon Hills, Hinsdale, Downers Grove, Lombard, Woodridge, Oak Brook and Westmont communities.
The FIAT task force includes a major crimes unit, a canine response unit and the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team, which has approximately 50 members. FIAT also handles accident reconstruction and planned events.