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OFFICIAL NOTICE STREETS DIVISION / STREET SWEEPING is to begin on Monday, October 16, 2017.  The process will take two weeks the first time out and residents are asked to have their vehicles off the streets on the day designated for their area.This will ensure that the streets are swept without the hindrance of parked cars.

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Oak Lawn Police Command

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Chief

William “Randy” Palmer

(708) 499-7723 wpalmer@oaklawn-il.gov 

Chief Palmer has been a member of The Oak Lawn Police Department since 1992. He has served as a patrol officer, detective and supervisor in both the Patrol and Detective Divisions. He served as a member of the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force as both an investigator and Assistant Commander. He was appointed to the position of Chief of Police in August 2017.

Chief Palmer earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Governors State University. He is a graduate of the 234th session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, VA.

 

Division Chief Mel Clark

Patrol Division 

 (708) 499-7095 or mclark@oaklawn-il.gov

Mel Clark has been a sworn member of the Oak Lawn Police Department since 1992 and has worked in the Patrol and Detective Divisions.   He was appointed to the position of Division Chief of Patrol in April of 2015.

He  earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Safety Management from Calumet College of St. Joseph.   He is a graduate of the 240th class of the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command as well as the 259th Session of the FBI National Academy.

 

Division Chief Daniel Vittorio

Administrative Services Division

 (708) 499-7727 dvittorio@oaklawn-il.gov

Dan Vittorio has been a sworn member of the Oak Lawn Police Department since 1997. He resides in the village with his wife and two children.  He was appointed to the position of Division Chief of Administrative Services in 2017. In this capacity he provides general management, direction, and control for the Administration Division. The Administration Division consists of Administrative Services, Animal Control, Code Enforcement personnel, Crossing Guards, Property Room, Records Section, and Traffic Unit.

Dan earned a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Governors State University.  Dan is a graduate of the 269th class of the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command. He has also completed the Voluntary Police Chief Certification Program through The Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police.

 

Division Chief Ross Finnelly

Investigations Division

 (708) 499-7796 rfinnelly@oaklawn-il.gov

Ross Finnelly has been a member of the Oak Lawn Police Department since 1996 and has served as a patrol officer, detective and supervisor in both the Patrol and Detective Divisions. He was appointed to the position of Division Chief of Investigations in August 2017.

He has attended Saint Xavier University and is a graduate of the 252nd class of the Northwestern School of Police Staff and Command.