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Evidence Based Interview & Interrogation class set for October 23-25, 2018
MTU1 has heard high praise for this training so we are bringing it to the region!
Interdiction for Protection of Children (IPC)
Planning has begun to bring this training to Illinois in March 2019
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Interdiction for Protection of Children (IPC) Program has become a nationwide effort to battle human trafficking and child exploitation.
Do you know about the Person Determined to Pose a Clear and Present Danger form?
It is the duty of law enforcement officials and school administrators to report to the Department of State Police when a student or other person is determined to pose a clear and present danger to themselves, or to others, within 24 hours of the determination. 20 Il. Admin. Code 1230.120.
Sweeping changes were made to all of Illinois Asset Forfeiture statutes
effective July 1, 2018.
Asset Forfeiture Law Update Training Scheduled for Freeport, IL on
June 19, 2018 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Notice requirements, filing deadlines, proof of service, seizure thresholds, awarding of property, and burdens of proof have all changed, and a new reporting requirement has been added.
From the Illinois Law Enforcement Training & Standards Board
May 16, 2018 Statement from Director Fischer on Canines and Cannabis training
Garrity Use Immunity: A Guide for Investigators
Public Agency Training Council (PATC) articles
By Richard E. Lober, J.D.
A statement of a public employee and evidence derived from any statement cannot be used against that employee in a criminal prosecution when the statement is taken under threat of potential termination of employment. Such a statement is considered “coerced” under the 5th/14th Amendments of the U.S. Constitution. Garrity v. New Jersey, 385 U.S. 493 (1967).
The Law Enforcement Criminal Sexual Assault Investigation Act was effective Janaury 1, 2018.
The Act addresses an on-duty, officer-involved criminal sexual assault investigation. How it shall be conducted along with requiring every law enforcement agency to have a policy.
Illinois State Police “SFST" Field card has been added to the website
Check the MTU1 training calendar to view the current April and May 2018 classes.
The aftermath of a consent decree designed to limit proactive policing
Study concludes a reduction in proactive stops by Chicago police officers was responsible for the spike in homicides and shootings
"We conclude that, because of fewer stop and frisks in 2016, a conservative estimate is that approximately 236 additional homicides and 1,115 additional shootings occurred during that year"
article by the Association of Los Angeles Deputy Sheriff's
As you review your LEDI account, you will note your officers are marked as being out of compliance for some mandates. Not all deadlines have arrived, but they are approaching.
Effective March 1, 2018, ILETSB will be accepting electronically submitted Narcotic Detection Canine Certification Report Forms (Initial and Annual) and Lead Homicide Investigator Recertification Forms as the primary method of submission.
2018 Leadership Series
New Chiefs' of Police Orientation
This cost-free New Chiefs' of Police Orientation is the one course a top law enforcement administrator must have to lead their department into the future.
Simon Sinek - Millennials in the Workplace.
Simon Sinek speaking about Millennials in the workplace of today,
The following video is an excerpt from an episode of Inside Quest with Tom Bilyeu. Full credit to Inside Quest.
The Illinois School and Campus Safety program is offering a session of the Forming a Campus Behavioral Threat Assessment Team course in Chicago, IL on March 23rd. The promotional flyer containins alink for the course in case you or individuals from your district, department, or institution would like to attend.
The Northwest Illinois Criminal Justice Commission (NICJC) has begun a new partnership with the Dolan Consulting Group for the delivery of high quality training via the NICJC's distant learning network.
The project will deliver supervisory & administrative training in two-hour segments to the NICJC region. The Illinois specific training will provide chiefs/sheriffs with training qualified to meet their annual 20-hour training mandate.
Miranda Warning for Juveniles-What do I have to say?
(705 ILCS 405/5-401.5) (a-5) An oral, written, or sign language statement of a minor, who at the time of the commission of the offense was under 18 years of age, is presumed to be inadmissible when the statement is obtained from the minor while the minor is subject to custodial interrogation by a law enforcement officer, State's Attorney, juvenile officer, or other public official or employee prior to the officer, State's Attorney, public official, or employee:
MTU1's current list of training classes for February & March 2018.
The list of upcoming training beyond those months is located on the Future Training Courses webpage.
The 2018 Winter issue of the Criminal Justice Publication Digest has been added to the website.
The digest is a complete listing of all 0ct-Dec 2017 cases analyzed in
the Illinois Prosecutor Services 2017 quarterlies.