Northwest Illinois Criminal Justice Commission
There is still time to register for these MTU1 training classes
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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.