2 years ago by Bob Gough
Illinois State Police District 20 Commander, Captain Robert Elliott would like to announce the transfer of Lieutenant Glen Schwartz from Division of Internal Investigations to the position of Operations Officer over District 20 Patrol.
Lieutenant Schwartz started his career with the Illinois State Police in January 1990 and was assigned to District 8, Peoria upon graduation from the ISP training academy. He then transferred in 1994 to District 20 Patrol. In 1996 Schwartz transferred to investigations where he remained until 2012. During his 11 years supervising the West Central Illinois Task Force, he received promotions to Sergeant and Master Sergeant. Glen served as Task Force Director for 8 years and also supervised the Illinois State Police Meth Response Team and General Criminal Investigations Unit. Lt. Schwartz most recently held the position of Investigations Commander for the Division of internal Investigations for both the Collinsville and Du Quoin offices in the Southern Command.
Lieutenant Schwartz holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Illinois and is a Graduate of the Southern Police Institute in Louisville Kentucky. He is an instructor at Western Illinois University where he teaches Criminal Investigations. Prior to his appointment to the Illinois State Police, Schwartz served with the United States Navy.