Oak Lawn and surrounding communities have seen a surge in burglary to autos recently. 95% of those reported in Oak Lawn have been to unlocked vehicles where change, computers and easily carried away items are left in vehicles. Please remember to lock your vehicles and if you are leaving the vehicle outside remember to take your garage remote with you. Report suspicious subjects to police. Follow Oak Lawn PD on Twitter at @Oaklawnpd for community and traffic alerts.
Registered voters of the Village of Oak Lawn elect a Village President (Mayor) at large and six Trustees by district to serve as the Governing Body and legislative branch of your local government. The administrative branch is headed by the office of the Villager Manager who is appointed by the Village President and Trustees without regard to his political beliefs and in return shall be responsible for the efficient management of all departments of the Village.