The Village of La Grange (pop. 16,321) is seeking a motivated and upbeat professional to serve as Chief of Police.
The La Grange Police Department provides excellent service to the community and values continual improvement, including pursuing Tier 2 accreditation through ILEAP. The new Chief of Police will be instrumental in leading significant projects that chart the course for the agency well into the future.
The La Grange Police Department is a valued facet of the community. The department’s high visibility provides an opportunity to preserve and promote community safety through quality service to residents, business owners, and visitors. The department enjoys strong support from elected and appointed officials. The next Chief of Police will have the opportunity to build upon recent successes in the development of the department’s leadership team.
The Police Chief is appointed by the President and Board of Trustees on the recommendation of the Village Manager. The Chief reports to the Village Manager and serves on the Village’s Management Team. The next Chief will have a supportive, friendly relationship with the residents of the community and meet the expectation of having personal and professional integrity. The Department has a budget of $4,503,657 with support for training and equipment replacement. Department facilities include a shooting range.
To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please visit our Employment Opportunities page for further details and how to apply.