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How is Your Reporting Status? Newest Mandate Arrives July 1st!

6/30/2016 12:00:00 AM

Public Act 99-0352 (SB-1304)

ARTICLE 5. - Creates: Uniform Crime Reporting Act.Section 5-12. Monthly Reporting. All law enforcement agencies shall submit to the Department of State Police on a monthly basis the following:(1) beginning January 1, 2016, a report on any arrest-related death that shall include information regarding the deceased, the officer, any weapon used by the officer or the deceased, and the circumstances of the incident. The Department shall submit on a quarterly basis all information collected under this paragraph (1) to the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, contingent upon updated federal guidelines regarding the Uniform Crime Reporting Program;(2) beginning January 1, 2017, a report on any instance when a law enforcement officer discharges his or her firearm causing a non-fatal injury to a person, during the performance of his or her official duties or in the line of duty;(3) a report of incident-based information on hate crimes including information describing the offense, location of the offense, type of victim, offender, and bias motivation. If no hate crime incidents occurred during a reporting month, the law enforcement agency must submit a no incident record, as required by the Department;(4) a report on any incident of an alleged commission of a domestic crime, that shall include information regarding the victim, offender, date and time of the incident, any injury inflicted, any weapons involved in the commission of the offense, and the relationship between the victim and the offender;(5) data on an index of offenses selected by the Department based on the seriousness of the offense, frequency of occurrence of the offense, and likelihood of being reported to law enforcement. The data shall include the number of index crime offenses committed and number of associated arrests; and(6) data on offenses and incidents reported by schools to local law enforcement. The data shall include offenses defined as an attack against school personnel, intimidation offenses, drug incidents, and incidents involving weapons.Section 5-15. Supplemental homicide reporting. Beginning July 1, 2016, each law enforcement agency shall submit to the Department incident-based information on any criminal homicide. The data shall be provided quarterly by law enforcement agencies containing information as specified by the Department. The entire outline forPublic Act 99-0352signed into law August 2015 is postedunder the L.E. Training Case of The Month in the memberssection.Most of the Act was effective on January 1, 2016.The outline is copyrighted and provided by Illinois Prosecutors Services, LLCto MTU1. 
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