Northwest Illinois Criminal Justice Commission

Illinois Law Enforcement Training & Standards Board - Mobile Team Unit #1

Illinois Chiefs and Illinois Sheriffs Assocations address ILETSB funding Crisis

On February 13, 2020 the Illinois Chiefs and Sheriff’s Associations released a joint sample letter addressed to Governor Pritzker and Legislative Leaders regarding the funding crisis for police training in Illinois

Monday, February 17, 2020
All Illinois Employers to Provide Sexual Harassment Training

New Annual requirement for all Illinois Employers to Provide Sexual Harassment Training is an example of one mandate not included in the Illinois Police training Act, but you still need to make sure your officers receive

It is not police agency specific such as OSHA requiring Annual HazMat training.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Governor signs cannabis trailer bill; allows L.E. to prohibit off-duty use

Governor signs cannabis trailer bill; allows Law Enforcment Agencies to prohibit off-duty use  

On December 4, 2019, Governor Pritzker signed the trailer bill amending the new marijuana law. It includes language to allow law enforcement agencies to prohibit off-duty use of marijuana.   

Thursday, December 05, 2019
ILEAS BAO training Update statement

BAO LMS Status Update

ILEAS and ISP have agreed that starting January 1, 2020, ISP will re-assume the daily management of the process.  Further communication from ISP will be shared in the upcoming months as to what the process will be after January 1, 2020.   

HOWEVER, the good news is that in the meantime, ILEAS plans to get EVERY OPERATOR through the recertification process PRIOR to December 31st. 

Thursday, November 07, 2019
New ILETSB webpage for Drug Detection Canine Compliance Program

The Illinois Law Enforcement Training & Standards Board (I.L.E.T.S.B.) has a new webpage dedicated to the Canine Compliance Program

  • The Intial Training Portion of this page takes effect JANUARY 1, 2020.
  • The Annual Requalification Process is currently live, as of JANUARY 1, 2019.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Listing of MTU1 October/November/December 2019 classes

Please review the list of classes planned for October/November/December 2019. Outside of the region officers belonging to other MTUs are welcome to attend, usually at no charge. 

Please take note of November 7th for “Keeping Good People Good” by Jack Harris. He is a nationally recognized presenter and this is an excellent officer wellness oriented class. This is a grant covered class and officers from outside the MTU1 region are welcome to attend.

Thursday, October 03, 2019
New Resource Page for Officer Confidential Services

The NICJC now has a page dedicated to helping officers locate needed personal services

Law Enforcement Counseling services - Substance Abuse Treatment - Peer Support - Suicide Prevention

Thursday, August 22, 2019