Police Chief Announces His Retirement

Police Chief Announces His Retirement

For the last forty two years I have had the honor and privilege of serving the City of Hickory Hills in the capacity of a Police Officer. The last seventeen years of which I have served in the position of Chief of Police. The experiences and opportunities that this position provided to me during this …

Cop on the Roof for Special Olympics

Cop on the Roof for Special Olympics

Members of the Hickory Hills Police Department recently participated on “Cop on the Roof” at the local Dunkin Donuts to help raise money for Special Olympics. The Department raised $2,700 for this cause. This event provided an opportunity for Department members to interact with the community while supporting the Special Olympics Athletes.

Hickory Hills Blood Drive

Hickory Hills Blood Drive

Due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus and the impact that it has had upon our society, we are now experiencing a critical shortage of blood supply which will result in yet another health crisis. Therefore, in the interest of the greater public benefit, the City of Hickory Hills will continue with our scheduled quarterly …

Message From The Chief of Police

Message From The Chief of Police

I want to take the opportunity to highlight some exciting changes that occurred to our Emergency 911 Center in 2017. First, the State of Illinois approved the application for consolidation of the Hickory Hills Emergency Telephone Systems Board. As a result, the City of Hickory Hills dissolved its ETSB and consolidated with the Villages of …

New Officer Introduced

New Officer Introduced

Chief Alan Vodicka recently introduced the Department’s newest recruit, Officer Amy McMahon, to the City Council at a City Council Meeting. Officer McMahon had worked previously for the Village of Chicago Ridge as a Part Time Police Officer. Officer McMahon’s five year old son Landon pinned her star on her uniform during the swearing-in ceremony.

Sergeant Promoted

Sergeant Promoted

Police Chief Alan Vodicka congratulates Sergeant Adam Gulczynski on his recent promotion. The promotion ceremony took place at the June 22 City Council Meeting. Sergeant Gulczynski is a thirteen year veteran of the Department who served the last ten years as a Detective.