MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF
Hello my name is James P. Chohonis and I am the Chief of Police.
Welcome to the Village of Virginia Gardens. We have established
this web site to provide information about our police department,
special events, and policies that affect you as a resident of or
visitor to our village.
I started my law enforcement
career right here in the Village of Virginia Gardens in 1987 as an
auxiliary officer, and have worked my way up the departmentís ranks
to my present position. The Village currently employs 20 officers,
and we have recently reinstituted our reserve officers program,
providing additional manpower through the volunteer efforts of 3
additional certified officers. Our entire department is committed
to providing the residents of our community with the finest in service
and protection. Please feel free to contact us via phone or e-mail
with any of your concerns or suggestions.
You can use this web site to
access code compliance information, or learn about upcoming events and
emergency operations information.
Thank you for visiting our
site. If we havenít yet met, I look forward to meeting you in person
one day soon..