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Can a CCL legally carry while obeying Ex. Order 2020-32?

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

Can a Concealed Carry Licensee legally carry a concealed firearm while obeying Executive Order 2020-32?


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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


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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.


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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.   


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Common Bond Amounts- July 2019

Common Bond Amounts

With recent changes to the Illinois Compiled Statutes and Illinois Supreme Court Rules related to bond amounts, the lists below are intended to provide a summary of common violations and the associated bond amounts.

The Illinois State Police has supplied a synopsis of the more common bonds as of July 15, 2019.


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Collection of Data During Traffic/Pedestrian Stops Now Permanent

Governor JB Pritzker, today, signed HB1613, which makes permanent the collection of data during traffic and pedestrian stops.


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School Safety Drill Act amended

Did you know the School Safety Drill Act requirements change on January 1, 2020 ?

" No later than 90 days after the first day of each school year, schools must conduct at least one law enforcement drill that addresses an active threat or an active shooter within a school building."


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Illinois Legislation Effective January 1, 2019

See the Listing of Illinois Legislation that took effect January 1, 2019

See the Notable Legislation, Crime, Courts, Corrections and Law Enforcement, Environment, Firearms, FOID, etc


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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  

 


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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.


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Does your agency have to adopt a new policy for Individuals Under the Influence of Drugs or Alcohol?

ILETSB DRAFT Model Policy:

Response and Release of Individuals Under the Influence of Drugs or Alcohol

Does your agency have to adopy a policy?

 

 


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Is Your Agency in Compliance with the Law Enforcement Criminal Sexual Assault Investigation Act?

The Law Enforcement Criminal Sexual Assault Investigation Act was effective Janaury 1, 2018.

The Act addresses an on-duty, officer-involved criminal sexual assault investigation. How it shall be conducted along with requiring every law enforcement agency to have a policy.


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Are you using the "Juvenile Friendly" Miranda warnings?

Miranda Warning for Juveniles-What do I have to say?

(705 ILCS 405/5-401.5) (a-5) An oral, written, or sign language statement of a minor, who at the time of the commission of the offense was under 18 years of age, is presumed to be inadmissible when the statement is obtained from the minor while the minor is subject to custodial interrogation by a law enforcement officer, State's Attorney, juvenile officer, or other public official or employee prior to the officer, State's Attorney, public official, or employee:


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Body Worn Camera Reports Due May 1st

How is your BODY WORN CAMERA report coming along?

Pursuant to 50 ILCS 706/10-25 each law enforcement agency that utilizes body worn cameras must provide a report to the Board by May 1 of each year. 


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Amended Juvenile Records Law takes effect January 2018

PA100-0285 takes effect January 1, 2018 and It requires

 

(705 ILCS 405/5-915) Sec. 5-915. Expungement of juvenile law enforcement and court records.

(0.1) (a) The Department of State Police and all law enforcement agencies within the State shall automatically expunge, on or before January 1 of each year, all law enforcement records relating to events occurring before an individual's 18th birthday if: ………


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Sexual Assault Incident Procedure Act- Training Information

 

PUBLIC ACT 099-0801, contains requirements for law enforcement agencies regarding the handling of sexual assaults and sexual abuse crimes.

 

Q and A on Sexual Assault training.


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2017/2018 Legislative Update is posted on website

The 2017/2018 Legislative Update has been posted on the MTU1 website.  

This Publication is a comprehensive listing of legislative changes

 

 

 


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Mandatory Drug Testing for Officer Involved Shootings

Attention Administrators!

Did you know the Police Community Relations Improvement Act was amended effective August 25, 2017

 Each law enforcement agency shall adopt a written policy regarding an officer-involved shooting

and it must now include drug testing.


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New Law Allows FOID Cardholders to Carry Switchblades

New Law Allows FOID Card Owners to Carry Switchblades


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Effective Jan 1, 2018 Agencies must Have Written Policies for Investigating Sexual Assault/Abuse
On or before July 1, 2017, watch for the release of the guidelines being developed by the Office of the Attorney General so you can develop your required written policies/procedures under this new law.Sexual Assault Incident Procedure Act. (web link)Section 15. Sexual assault incident policies.(a) On or before January 1, 2018, every law enforcement agency shall develop, adopt, and implement written policies regarding procedures for incidents of sexual assault or sexual abuse consistent with the guidelines developed under subsection (b) of this Section. In developing these policies, each law enforcement agency is encouraged to consult with other law enforcement agencies, sexual assault advocates, and sexual assault nurse examiners with expertise in recognizing and handling sexual assault and sexual abuse incidents. These policies must include mandatory sexual assault and sexual abuse response training as required in Section 10.19 of the Illinois Police Training Act and Sections 2605-53 and 2605-98 of the Department of State Police Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois.(b) On or before July 1, 2017, the Office of the Attorney General, in consultation with the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board and the Department of State Police, shall develop and make available to each law enforcement agency, comprehensive guidelines for creation of a law enforcement agency policy on evidence-based, trauma-informed, victim-centered sexual assault and sexual abuse respo

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