Police Operations

Deputy Chief | Richard Gerlach

Deputy Chief Gerlach, graduate of the FBINA (Federal Bureau of Investigations National Academy) Session 267, has been a member of the Richton Park Police Department for twenty five (25) years. He was hired as a Patrol Officer with the Village of Richton Park in 1991. Deputy Chief Gerlach spent time as a Detective Corporal before being promoted to the position of Sergeant, and spent time as a Patrol Sergeant before his appointment to Deputy Chief. He is currently responsible for all police operations.