Northwest Illinois Criminal Justice Commission

Our mission is to continuously contribute to the growth of the law enforcement profession by providing abundant quality training opportunities, while encouraging law enforcement & correction officers to constantly increase their knowledge.
MTU1 class listings for December 2018 & January 2019

There is still time to register for these MTU1 training classes 

 

Monday, November 05, 2018
Search and Seizure Quarterly Summer Issue 2018

The October MTU Criminal Justice Publication of the Month has been posted to the MTU1 website. 

The SEARCH AND SEIZURE CASE LAW DIGEST - Summer  ISSUE - 2018  

 

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Illinois Supreme Court Decision Impacts the Use of Canines

Recent Illinois Supreme Court case handed down last week, impacts the use of K-9s. 

 

Law Enforcement is now required to obtain a search warrant before they can use a narcotics dog in the common areas of apartment complexes. Agencies should confer with their prosecutor's offices for more direction.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Sniper Training and Barrier Testing class

Purpose: Students will compare policy information reference sniper teams, to include organizational policy and oversight along with conducting tests for the various effects of barriers on sniper ammunition

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
TC's must be trained on Trauma Informed Sexual Assault Response

Sexual Assault Incident Procedure Act extends to New Telecommunicators

Newly hired Telecommunicators must receive evidence-based, trauma-informed, victim-centered training regarding the handling of sexual assault and sexual abuse calls prior to answering emergency calls.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
New Law Removes Barrier for Police Officers Seeking Mental Health Services

from the Illinois News Network August 26, 2018

Illinois law now allows police officers to seek mental health treatment without fear of losing their jobs.

Friday, September 07, 2018
Justice Department announces release of new fentanyl safety video for first responders

DEA Press release -August 30, 2018

 

WASHINGTON – The Office of Justice Programs’ Bureau of Justice Assistance today released the Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders’ companion training video- Fentanyl: The Real Deal. The video was produced to help first responders protect themselves when the presence of fentanyl is suspected or encountered on the job.

Tuesday, September 04, 2018