Police Social Worker

Tony Bertram, LCSW CADC CODP
Police Social Worker

Tony Bertram received his Master’s Degree in Social Work from Loyola University-Chicago. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and a Co-Occurring Disorder Professional. Tony has 23 years of experience working with crime victims and offenders. For the community, he provides mental health crisis intervention, addiction services and circuit court advocacy. 

For the department, Tony provides mandate training as a certified ILETSB (Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board) Instructor, assists the Detective Bureau with investigations, and also engages in wellness counseling with the members of the department. Additionally, he works closely with Adults and Juveniles in the Niles Adjudication Court. Tony has been serving the Village of Niles since 2018.