- Mar 26, 2021
Village Manager Rich Nahrstadt has announced the hiring of Christopher Kennedy as the Village’s new Chief of Police. According to a Village press release, Kennedy has 29 years of experience in law enforcement with the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and is currently serving as Deputy Chief/Executive Officer overseeing Counter Terrorism and Special Operations. Kennedy began his CPD career as a police officer and proceeded through the ranks to positions including over 12 years of command-level leadership and strategic planning. He has been recognized with over 90 awards and commendations for search and rescue, lifesaving, skill, and fitness.