Seniors and Law Enforcement Together (S.A.L.T.)

The purpose of the Seniors and Law Enforcement Together (S.A.L.T.) organization is to further the goals and objectives of the TRIAD, a joint venture between the Cook County Sheriff's Office, the Tinley Park Police Department and the Village of Tinley Park to reduce the criminal victimization of senior citizens. Tinley Park residents age 55 and older are invited to participate. Meetings are held at 1 p.m. the first Monday of each month from February through December in the training room at the Tinley Park Police Department, 7850 W. 183rd St. The doors open at 12:45 p.m.

2019 Meetings and Speakers

  • Feb. 4: Tinley Park Police Chief Matthew Walsh
  • March 4: Molly Hofer, Family Life Educator, University of Illinois Extension "Two Heads are Better Than One"
  • April 1: Mike Bruening, Senior Advisor, Better Business Bureau
  • May 6: Scott Rains, K-9 Officer and Yambo with Karen Schutt, Animal Control Officer
  • June 3: Bill Bogdan, Secretary of State Disability Liaison, Driver's License Renewal
  • July: NO MEETING
  • Aug. 5: Susan Frick, Social Worker and Education  Coordinator, Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center, "Alzheimer  Safe Communities"
  • Sept. 9: Skip Gonsoulin, Community Outreach Liaison, Strategic Communications Office of the Attorney General, "Tips to Protect Yourself from Scams"
  • Oct. 7: Dan Riordan, Deputy Fire Chief, Tinley Park Fire Department,"Fire Safety"
  • Nov. 4: Wendy Babjak, Marketing/Adult Program Coordinator at Tinley Park Public Library, "Library Programs and Training"
  • Dec. 2: Tinley Park Mayor Jacob Vandenberg

If you have any questions about the S.A.L.T. program, please call Dina Navas at the Tinley Park Police Department, (708) 444-5326, or email her at

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