Community Updates Home
The original item was published from 9/14/2023 2:09:57 PM to 11/4/2023 1:00:04 AM.

Community Updates

Trending News

Posted on: September 14, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Lombard Officer Receives MADD Hero Award

Photo of Officer Kazy-Garey Holding MADD Hero Award

We are pleased to announce that Lombard Police Officer Matthew Kazy-Garey has been awarded the MADD Hero Award by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) in recognition of his outstanding dedication and accomplishments in impaired driving enforcement. This prestigious award is presented to a select group of officers in Illinois who have demonstrated exceptional commitment in this area. Officer Kazy-Garey is a Drug Recognition Expert and has made 150 DUI arrests within the past three years. His continued commitment to ensuring the safety of roadways in Lombard is a reflection of his dedication and also highlights the exemplary efforts of our Lombard Police Department.

Officer Kazy-Garey was presented the award at the Honoring Heroes Recognition Banquet in Springfield on September 9th, marking the first time in 25 years that a Lombard officer has received this honor.  

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Trending News

Black Lombard Police squad car on pavement with text and Lombard Police logo

Lombard Police Awarded STEP Grant

Posted on: February 28, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 31, 2019
photo collage of severe weather like hail and lightning with text

Illinois Severe Weather Preparedness Month

Posted on: February 26, 2024
Fire escape plan graphic with make a fire escape plan text

Create a Fire Escape Plan

Posted on: February 19, 2024
Purple background with Village of Lombard logo and FAQ Migrant Bus Arrivals text

FAQs Regarding Migrant Bus Arrivals

Posted on: January 3, 2024
smart phone in hand dialing 911

Sign Up for Smart 911

Posted on: January 31, 2024
Carbon Monoxide Alarm with teal background

Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Posted on: January 17, 2024
cold weather safety tips website

Limit Time Outdoors During Severe Cold

Posted on: January 16, 2024
Pipe with snow on top and text

Prevent Freezing Pipes

Posted on: January 11, 2024
yellow hydrant in snow with text advising to keep fire hydrants clear of snow to help firefighters

Be a 'Hydrant Hero' this winter

Posted on: January 12, 2024
9M Routine - General  (395 x 305 px)

Prevent Thefts With the 9 p.m. Routine

Posted on: January 2, 2024
Cars parked in snow with text

Winter and Overnight Parking Reminders

Posted on: December 18, 2023