The investigation unit of the Evergreen Park Police Department is managed by Captain Stephen Hart. The unit is staffed by eight full-time investigators. All investigators are state certified juvenile officers. Investigators are also assigned to the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force which investigates homicides.
Investigation of the most serious offenses such as homicide, robbery and sexual assault, along with property crimes such as fraud, theft and burglary among other violent crimes is conducted. Processing of crime scenes with the evidence technicians, evaluates and stores evidence, and is the liaison between local, state and federal labs is also completed.
Youth / General Assignment
Division investigates less serious offenses such as theft, criminal damage to property, disorderly conduct, trespass, and other offenses. Specially trained youth investigators handle all criminal and status offense cases involving persons under the age of 18 as victims or offenders.