Recruitment


**Completed applications must be submitted electronically along with a $20.00 (+$1.72 processing charge) non-refundable application fee.  Application and fees are due on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 5:00 PM. Applicants are required to bring the printed ticket/receipt, a photo ID and a valid NIPSTA, Joliet Junior College or Triton College POWER Test Certification Card issued after December 1, 2018 to the mandatory orientation/written exam.

 

 

The Buffalo Grove Police Department offers a traditional recruitment program as well as a lateral transfer opportunity (for current sworn officers).  

Our agency provides an excellent compensation and benefits package, modern facility with workout room and no residency requirement.  

As an officer with the Buffalo Grove Police Department, you will be presented with challenges and opportunities unequaled in any other profession.  We strive to recruit the most highly skilled, competent, dedicated, community-oriented officers possible.  Our officers pride themselves on performing their duties to the highest level of excellence.  After completing mandatory state academy training, new officers are assigned to the Patrol Division with a field training officer.  In addition to working as a patrol officer, there are several special assignments available within the department.  

Criminal Investigator
Juvenile officer
School resource officer
Firearms instructor
Traffic specialist
I.C.E. Special Agent
Major Crimes Task Force
Defensive tactics trainer
K-9 Officer
Evidence technician
D.E.A. Task Force
Emergency Services Team (S.W.A.T.)
Community Relations
Field Training Officer 

Please visit the Village's "Community Profile" page to learn more about the Village of Buffalo Grove. 

Who's Listening

Brian Spolar

Brian Spolar

Sergeant
46 Raupp BoulevardBuffalo Grove, IL 60089
Ph: (847) 459-2560