The largest and most recognizable component of the Operations Division is the uniformed patrol function.
Also within the Operations division are specialized components with distinct goals and objectives.
Specialty units include, breath operators, traffic specialists, K9 patrol, firearms, auto division, field training, and career development.
Officer Tambling is assigned Full Time to the Bradley – Bourbonnais Community High School.
Within the school Officer Tambling works with staff and students to provide a safe school environment.
Contact the School Resource Officer
The men and women of the Bradley Police Department are proud to announce that they have ranked amongst the best in the state and nation in our traffic safety efforts. The Bradley Police placed 3rd in the Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge and placed 2nd in the National Law Enforcement Challenge for police departments in our category.
The Challenges are a means for police departments to document their traffic safety efforts and compare themselves to similar type and size departments across the state and nation.
The Bradley Police Department participates in the Illinois Department of Transportation Occupant Restraint and Impaired Driving Traffic Enforcement Grants throughout the year with hundreds of other agencies statewide. “Click It or Ticket” & “You Drink, You Drive, You Lose.
Approximately 7 out of 10 kids in child safety seats ARE NOT properly buckled in.
Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause death of children, ages 3-14.
In many cases, children are not properly buckled into their child safety seats. Additionally, some parents don’t realize that a booster seat is vital to ensuring children fit safely in their vehicle’s seat belt.
Don’t Take a Chance. Have Your Child’s Safety Seat Inspected.
Bradley Police Child Passenger Seat Technician(s):
Lt P. Trudeau
Ptlm V Snyder
Ptlm K Gresham
Call for CPS Check Appointment
Also feel free to contact CPS Technicians at:
The Bradley Police Special Operations Vehicle serves several functions throughout the Village of Bradley. Besides serving as an Evidence & Crime Scene Vehicle and Temporary Command Center.
The B.P.D. S.O.V. also serves as a Breathe Alcohol Testing (B.A.T.) station for D.U.I. Enforcement Details and Traffic Safety Events.
The Bradley Police K9 Unit consists of Officer Palaggi & K9 Blitz (Belgian Malinois).
K9 Blitz is trained and certified through the Illinois State Police in Tracking, Building Searches, Area Searches, Article Searches, Obedience, Suspect Apprehension, Handler Protection, and Narcotics Detection. The Bradley Police K-9 Unit trains continuously to maintain the skills which are needed to “take a bite out of crime”. The Bradley Police K9 Unit has provided much needed assistance to State, County, and Local Jurisdictions throughout the Kankakee County area.
In addition to their primary role as a Law Enforcement support and patrol unit, K9 Blitz fosters community support while attending public functions and demonstrations, which allows our K9 Unit to meet thousands of people throughout the community.
The Bradley Police K-9 Unit trains continuously to maintain the skills which are needed to take a bite out of “crime.” K9 Blitz has provided much needed assistance to State, County and Local Jurisdictions throughout the Kankakee County area.