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Police Chief Greg Rambo congratulates Sgt. Gerald Ruff on completion of the ‘Police Executive Role in the 21st Century program.’ It was a 200 hour police management course offered by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Board. The program teaches the attendees current and applicable management principles for police supervisors. Congratulations, Sgt Ruff!

The Steger Police, Fire and Emergency Management Departments are hosting a training class for the safe handling of firearms in the home.  The class will be 1 1/2 to 2 hours in length, is limited to adults 21 years and older and class size will be limited to 20 each night. The scheduled dates will […]

You just might learn something that will save your home from being burglarized. Of course I look familiar. I was here just last week cleaning your carpets, painting your shutters, or delivering your new refrigerator. Hey, thanks for letting me use the bathroom when I was working in your yard last week. While I was in there, […]

The National Rifle Association has recognized Brian Smith with the 2012 Public Service Award for the creation of and ongoing training provided, a program titled ‘Basic Handgun Fundamentals for Police/Fire Wives’. Brian has served the suburban Chicago area law enforcement community as an expert trainer for over 35 years and the Steger, Illinois Police Department […]