4 hr. (pm) Sex Offenses & Sex Offender Law Update-DL only

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Friday, December 07, 2018
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 23, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Distant Learning Sites Only
Instructor: Don Hays, Illinois Prosecutor Service, LLC
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $40
Galena Police Dept.: 311 N. Bench Street Galena, IL
Morrison Police Dept.: 200 W Main St. Morrison, IL
Ogle County Sheriff's Office: 202 S 1st St. Oregon, IL
Freeport Police Department: 320 W. Exchange Street Freeport, IL

COURSE CONTENT: This presentation will feature an analysis of the SEXUAL ASSAULT INCIDENT PROCEDURE ACT.  This law (Public Act 099-0801), which went into effect on January 1, 2017, contains requirements for law enforcement agencies regarding the handling of sexual assaults and sexual abuse offenses. 

Topics of discussion with respect to this new act will include: 

  • Mandatory Report Writing
  • Additional Responding Officer Responsibilities
  • Collecting, Storing, and Testing of Sexual Assault Evidence and Release of Information to the Victim Relating to Evidence Testing. 
  • An analysis of the guidelines produced by the Office of the Illinois Attorney General and other law enforcement organizations with respect to this Act will be presented. 
  • The latest additions to and amendments of the Illinois’ Sex Offense and Sex Offender laws will be listed and analyzed. 

Additionally, the latest cases dealing with Sex Offenses and Sex Offenders will be reviewed. 

An analysis of the current status of the Sex Offender Registration Act; the Sex Offender Community Notification Act; the Sexually Dangerous Persons Act; and the Sexually Violent Persons Commitment Act will also be included.