Homewood Police Department

  • Agency: Homewood Police Department
  • Address: 17950 Dixie Highway, Homewood, 60430 IL
  • Chief: Lawrence Burnson (Chief of Police)

Homewood Police Department is located at 17950 Dixie Highway, Homewood, 60430 IL. The Chief of Police of the department is Lawrence Burnson. The Homewood Police Department phone number is (708) 206-3420.

Homewood Police Department News

UPDATE (4/13/2017): Mr. Umbenstock was located in Chicago late in the evening on April 12, 2017 unharmed and in good health. He was transported to the hospital as a precautionary measure. MISSING PERSON ALERT: On Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Homewood Police responded to Walmart, 17550 Halsted, for a report of a missing person. The missing person is 64 year old Thord Umbenstock who was visiting Walmart with a group from Countryside Nursing Home in Dolton. Mr. Umbenstock was last seen at approximately 3:27PM walking north from the store. He is approximately 6'3", 265 pounds and was wearing a black and blue jacket, orange shirt and blue jeans. Mr. Umbenstock's caregivers stated he has a mental health disorder history. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homewood Police at 708/206-3420.

Official and current statement (11 AM, March 31, 2017) regarding the car in the water at Dolphin Lake: http://bit.ly/2mVMWjw

Statement regarding the robbery of the Walmart Fuel Station, located at 17540 Halsted Street on January 18 at about 9:10 PM. See press release for images of the offender and call 708-206-3935 with any info. More: http://bit.ly/2kgdFlU

On Tuesday, we welcomed area police chiefs and Cook County Department of Homeland Security representatives to the Brian Carey Training Center for an open house, ribbon cutting, and presentation of our high-tech police force simulator systems. Homewood was selected to house these tools, which will be used by 78 Chicago-area communities. Check out the excellent article in the Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle!