Hinsdale Police Department

  • Agency: Hinsdale Police Department
  • Address: 121 Symonds Drive, Hinsdal, 60521 IL
  • Chief: Bradley Bloom (Chief of Police)

Hinsdale Police Department is located at 121 Symonds Drive, Hinsdal, 60521 IL. The Chief of Police of the department is Bradley Bloom. The Hinsdale Police Department phone number is 630-789-7070.

Hinsdale Police Department News

The Hinsdale PD and Hinsdale FD is looking for a full time Administrative Coordinator to join the team. Job description found here: http://www.villageofhinsdale.org/030118%20%20Public%20Safety%20Coordinator%20Position.pdf

Effective Monday 3/5, the police department walk-in/lobby hours Monday-Friday will be changing from 8:00 am - 8:30 pm to 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Saturday's hours will remain 9:00 am - 2:00 pm and closed on Sunday.

Hinsdale Police Department is now hiring for position of Police Officer. We are looking to fill 4 positions immediately. Applications are due by 4 pm on 3/21/18. Written exam will be held on Thurs 4/19 or Sat 4/21. Must be 20 years old to apply and possess a Bachelor's degree in any field. Starting salary is $67,236.08. Please share our post or tag anyone who wants to start a career in law enforcement and public safety in an excellent community. Applications found here: https://iosolutions.com/product/hinsdale-il-police-officer-job-application/

During the last week in the early morning hours, entries to garages have been gained using garage door openers from unlocked vehicles. Two vehicles were subsequently stolen due to keys/fobs left in these vehicles. Several other vehicles were burglarized that were also left unlocked. Please lock your vehicles if parked in your driveway. Please remove your keys/fobs from vehicles when parked in your garage. Your cooperation is essential to preventing additional vehicle thefts and burglaries. Suspicious activity should be reported immediately by calling 9-1-1.

In anticipation of the heavy snow expected this evening and Friday, the police department lobby will not be open tomorrow during its normal hours. However, you can obtain police assistance by picking up the phone in the police station vestibule that is accessible 24/7 and it will contact our dispatch center or as always, by dialing 9-1-1. We appreciate your cooperation and stay safe! If you would like to learn more about the Village snow removal plan click http://www.villageofhinsdale.org/document_center/PublicServices/Village%20of%20Hinsdale%20Snow%20Plan.pdf If you have questions about snow removal, please call the Village at 630-789-7382 and leave a message. This will be checked by Village staff.

So proud of our Deputy Chief Erik Bernholdt in joining the Board of Directors at the HCS Family Services What a great team to be a part of within the community.

Traffic conditions are very poor due to icy roadways. Expect many delays, particularly due to a closure on the southbound lanes of I294, detouring all traffic locally to westbound Ogden from 294.

*Attn* There are gate problems this morning at the Garfield, Washington, Lincoln, and Monroe Street grade crossings. Burlington Northern Railroad has been notified to investigate, but there is no ETA for repair. Please plan ahead and use the Oak Street Bridge or Stough Street crossings as alternatives.

A hand painted rain barrel was found abandoned in the 500 blk of Princeton on 1/15/18. If you know where this belongs (possibly a school or community building), please let us know so we can find the owner. Somebody put a lot of work into this and we would like to see it returned to those who made it in lieu of being destroyed.

Looking to make Hinsdale a safer community after vehicle burglaries were reported during the overnight hours at three separate locations. All vehicles were left unlocked, and in one of the cases the garage door opener was used to open the overhead garage door to access additional vehicles. In nearby jurisdictions, additional vehicles were burglarized and a vehicle was stolen. Help us help you. #LockYourCars

Roadway conditions are getting hazardous with freezing rainfall. Use caution and avoid unnecessary travel. Please yield to snow plows out salting.

There are intermittent gate problems this morning at the Garfield, Washington, and Lincoln crossings. Burlington Northern Railroad has been notified to investigate, but there is no ETA for repair. Please plan ahead and use the Oak Street Bridge or the Monroe and Stough Street crossings as alternatives.

From the men and women of the Hinsdale Police Department, we wish everyone happy and safe holidays. Please note the lobby holiday schedule-

The Hinsdale Police Department is investigating a forced entry residential burglary that occurred in the 600 block of S. Lincoln today between 8:45am and 10:18am. We would like to remind the public to contact the police immediately to report any suspicious people or activity. If anyone has any information related to this incident, please contact the police department at 630-789-7070.

Reunited and it feels so good. One Louis helping out another- Louis the dog has been reunited with his owner with the help of Sergeant Louis Hayes.

Found dog, area of 6th St & Stough St. Brown & white, 15-20 pounds; black harness. Corralled into a backyard in the area. Call police desk 630-789-7070 to get reunited with it before taken to Hinsdale Humane Society for the evening. ****Update- the dog's owner has been found 3:37 PM ***

A car key was found yesterday on 6th Street between Thurlow and Monroe. It has a single metal keychain attached to it that says "NIPSCO." Please call or come into the Police Station if it yours.

If you have an iPhone and are ever in a situation where you need to contact the police discreetly, hit the lock button on the side quickly 5 times in a row, and you will get this screen. Sliding the Emergency SOS will call 9-1-1. #themoreyouknow For a full breakdown of how it works plus emergency features on the Apple Watch, Samsung Galaxy, all other Androids check out this link- https://www.mindovermenieres.com/powerful-emergency-features-on-your-phone/

There continues to be activity in the surrounding communities regarding Burglary to Motor Vehicles and Vehicle Thefts. Secure your car, remove the keys/fob, and report suspicious behavior by calling 911.

Please see updates to the Solicitor Ordinance including vests registered solicitors are required to wear.

Doing some online shopping soon? Thieves have been know to follow delivery vehicles in order to steal packages. Please prevent package theft with the following options; Schedule delivery at a time when you will be home. Ask for a signature upon delivery, so you can ensure receipt of your package. Have the package delivered to your place of business, or a neighbor you know will be home.