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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.


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C.O.P.S. National Conference on Law Enforcement Wellness & Trauma
National Conference on Law Enforcement Wellness & Trauma
November 9-11, 2018
 

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New Page on Website-National Incident Management System (NIMS) information

 "National Incident Management System (NIMS)"

We have attempted to simplify the NIMS/ICS training options, so agencies can more readily identify what emergency management training their members need to complete.

The new page is located under the "Specialized Training Information" tab.


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New Chiefs' of Police Orientation- ILETSB Executive Institute

2018 Leadership Series

New Chiefs' of Police Orientation

This cost-free New Chiefs' of Police Orientation is the one course a top law enforcement administrator must have to lead their department into the future.


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Free Training-Forming a Campus Behavioral Threat Assessment Team

The Illinois School and Campus Safety program is offering a session of the Forming a Campus Behavioral Threat Assessment Team course in Chicago, IL on March 23rd.  The promotional flyer containins alink for the course in case you or individuals from your district, department, or institution would like to attend.  


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Remember the FREE-ILETSB Executive Institute On-line Training

The ILETSB Executive Institute provides Law Enforcement FREE online courses that meet state mandates.

Today’s criminal justice practitioner strives for training that is relevant, engaging, and focus-centered. Equally important for some, is the modality in which the training is received. This is why the ILETSB Executive Institute introduced a series of cost-free online courses that gives criminal justice practitioners the flexibility to learn from home or at work.

 


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2017 Illinois Problem-Oriented Policing Conference-E. Peoria

2017 Illinois Problem-Oriented Policing Conference

 

Problem-oriented policing places a high value on new responses that are preventive in nature, engages other public agencies, the community, and the private sector when their involvement contributes to the reduction of a problem.


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Traffic Incident Management Training No Longer Expires

TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT (TIM)

REMINDER: As of June 15, 2017, IDOT has changed their protocol as it relates to tow operators and traffic incident management training. They have eliminated the two-year expiration date on the cards and are no longer requiring tow operators to come back for a refresher. 


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Upcoming Classes Offered by the Illinois Fire Service Institute

Outside Training Opportunity 

This training is NOT being presented or endorsed by MTU #1. Rather, is being posted to advise of its availability.
Please register according to the instructions provided below, as MTU #1 is unable to assist you with registrations or provide any additional information on this training.

 

Upcoming Classes Offered by the Illinois Fire Service Institute

For information, including prerequisites and/or to enroll, visit:

HERE

 


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Outside Training- Fire Investigators Conference-Peoria
This training is not presented or endorsed by MTU1 and MTU1 does not have additional information about this training.View the attached .PDF file for more information.26th Annual Central Illinois Fire Investigators AssociationConference February 17-19, 2017 CIFIA 26th Conference-1(download flyer)Register online at www.cifia.org Registration FeeActive CIFIA Members $130.00Non Members $145Holiday Inn and Suites Peoria at Grand Prairie7601 N. Orange Prairie Peoria , IL 61615 (309) 683-3399Room Rate: $91 per nightA limited number of rooms are available at this rate. Please call and reserve your room as soon as possible. Contact the hotel directly for reservations. To ensure discounted rate, please indicate you are with the Central Illinois Fire Investigators Association conference.For more information, please contact:Brad Pierson (309) 494-8734 bpierson@peoriagov.org 

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Outside Training- Before the Shots: Preparing for an Active Killer Incident-Webinar
Before the Shots: Preparing for an Active Killer IncidentDiscover the key steps institutions should considerwhen prepping for an active killer incident.January 26th @ 2:00 pm estRegister Now! Live Online Event While many institutions have been preparing for active shooter incidents for close to a decade, there is continual change in the threat environment as attackers learn from past incidents and from violent extremist materials.In this FREE one-hour Campus Safety webcast, attendees will learn the importance of networking with other entities/agencies, creating training plans, use of force-on-force training for security staff, medical training for bystanders and responders, and planning for the aftermath.At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to: Identify common primary and secondary hazards related to active killer events Integrate active killer incidents to an All-Hazards plan Prepare staff to respond to active killer incidents Put into place an exercise and evaluation system to test and improve the planGrab Your Spot Now! Copyright Campus Safety Magazine © 2017. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy

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Webcast-Ventura County Violent Incident Response (Rescue Task Force)
This training is not being presented or endorsed by MTU1Follow the instructions on this page to locate more information on this webcastWebcastWebcast: Ventura County Violent Incident Response (Rescue Task Force)February 23 @ 2:00pm Eastern

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ILETSB-EI offers on-line LHI recertification courses
With all of the mandated training requirements placed upon agencies this year, MTU1 is reminding officers there is an on-line method to acquire hours for your Lead Homicide Certification while sitting in front of your computer.At its December 2015 meeting, the Illinois Law Enforcement Training & Standards Board (ILETSB) approved a series of on-line Lead Homicide investigator courses to be offered by the Executive Institute which meet the criteria for LHI recertification.These courses do not replace the 40-hour Lead Homicide Investigator course for initial LHI certification.Active Illinois law enforcement officers may register for an account with the Online Learning Network, a cost-free resource for online training. Please contact the Executive Institute by calling 309-298- 2646, or through their website (https://iletsbei.com)The approved LHI in-service courses are:Case Prep and Courtroom Testimony 3 hoursCrime Scene Identification 8 hoursFundamentals of Investigation 7 hoursFundamentals of Report Writing 12 hoursInterview and Interrogation 3 hoursMedia Relations 1 hour

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Outside Training-Free Webcast: Active Shooter Response for 911 Call Takers & Dispatchers
This training is not presented or endorsed by MTU1. It is simply being brought to your attention Free WebcastTraining and Education for Dispatchers and 911 Call Takers on Active Shooter ResponseDecember 14 @ 2pmEasternThe International Public Safety Association is holding a free, 60 minute webcast taught by Mark Warren, an IPSA Member and trainer at Strategos International, on December 14 @ 2pm Eastern.This webinar will provide dispatchers and 911 call takers with effective instructions, strategies and principles that will allow them to provide timely instruction and direction to those person(s) involved in an active shooter event.Emergency dispatchers and 911 call takers are expected to be educated and effectively prepared to provide timely, clear and effective instruction to those calling that may be under extreme duress.This webcast will provide tips and strategies on how to effectively provide clear and timely instruction that includes emergency tasking while first responders are en route is absolutely criticalRESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY Register Now

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Outside Training-Bomb Threat Protocols for Schools
Campus Safety Webinar Series Thought Leadership Webcast Series: Bomb Threat Protocols for SchoolsDecember 8, 2016 at 2pm EST Moderator: Zach Winn, Associate Editor,Campus Safety MagazineGuest Speaker: Gary Sigrist Jr., CEO & President, Safeguard Risk Solutions, LLC.Join us for a FREE 1- Hour Webcast from CS on Dec. 8th, featuring Gary L. Sigrist Jr. of Safeguard Risk Solutions, to help your Campus develop a protocol for dealing with Bomb Threats all while protecting students, staff, and assets on your Campus.Reserve Your Seat Bomb threats to schools are nothing new. Since the invention of the pay phone, schools have had to deal with both the threat and disruption of the school day because of bomb threats. Because of targeted acts of violence against schools, most schools around the country have worked to harden the target,' making it more difficult for those wishing to harm our students and staff to get inside the building to cause harm. Due to these improved security enhancements, if a perpetrator wants to cause harm they must get the students and staff outside of the building. A bomb threat is the perfect means for putting our students and staff at risk by causing them to exit the building and putting them out in the open. Attend this Campus Safety Webcast and learn: How a positive school climate will reduce the risks of both bomb threats and all school violence. How to develop relationships with First Responders to develop bomb threat protocols. How a school's respo

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Outside Training- Glock Armorers School
Elk Grove Village Police Department is hosting a Glock Armorers Course, December 6th 2016. There are still a limited numbers of seats available.For online registration and course description, follow the link provided by clicking on or cutting and pasting the link in your web browser.https://glocktraining.com//RegWizard.aspx?classid=104160

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FREE event - "RefugeesandTerroristsinEurope" Presentation at EIU
OCT. 31st LECTURE EVENT AT EIU"Refugees and Terrorists in Europe" will be presented by a top German police executive, Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Schmidbauer, head of the Bavaria State police, on Monday, October 31 at 7:00PM in the Lumpkin Auditorium on the Eastern Illinois Campus. Schmidbauer, the highest ranking police officer in Bavaria, just has had the personal experience in July 2016 dealing with three "lone wolf" terrorist attacks in cities (including Munich) all in in his jurisdiction. Also, Germany had accepted one million refugees with most of them ending up in Bavaria. The university community and the public's knowledge of the international effort of forming an anti-terrorism policy would be greatly enhanced by attending this lecture with a question and answer period. Schmidbauer will be accompanied by the head of the Bavarian Bureau of Investigation, Robert Heimberger and Nobert Radmacher, Deputy Commander, Operations Division, Bavaria State Police.Prior to the lecture, there will be a social hour (6:00-7:00PM) in the 1895 Room of the EIU University Union for people to meet with the members of the German Delegation. Their appearance in Illinois is co-sponsored by the Illinois State Police and EIU's Public Policy Institute. The events are open to the public free of charge. Ping Chen, Public Policy InstituteEastern Illinois University Charleston, IL

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It's "Strangulation" NOT "Choking" - Outside Training
Are you Asking the Right Questions at that domestic disturbance? Did the victim havepetechial hemorrhage, unconsciousness, urination or defecation during the assault, visual changes, and other neurological signs and symptomsDo you know how close the argument came to being a homicide? This On-Line Strangulation Training will help officers identify strangulation cases, which statistically are more likely to become deadly.click here for the Online Strangulation Training by the Alliance's Training Institute on Strangulation PreventionThis Training Is not Being Presented or Endorsed by MTU1The Alliance's Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention is releasing new Medical Radiographic Imaging Recommendations for hospitals and medical providers across the United States."We did not know for many years how serious non-fatal strangulation assaults were."Sadly, many victims suffer lifelong impacts and have never been given the medical treatment they deserve," said Strack.The Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention is a program of Alliance for HOPE International. The Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention is funded by the U.S. Department of Justice to provide proactive basic and advanced strangulation training to professionals, along with resource and support programs to increase education and current training tools to aid strangulation victims. This project is supported all or in part by Grant No.2014-TA-AX-K008awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Dep

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September 2016 AELE Case Notes and Publications
AELE is an extraordinary and unique resource, with free publications and online back issues since 2000. AELE has a searchable library of more than 35,000 case digests organized into 700 + indexed topics.Contents of thier online law library may be copied & pasted, saved or printed (except for commercial purposes).1. State of Policy in Law Enforcement - PowerDMS, in collaboration with the Police Foundation, conducted a survey of law-enforcement agencies nationwide to gauge the current state of policies and training. This survey establishes a baseline for how agencies update their policies, ensure officers see those policies, and conduct training. The results - a benchmark for best practices - are presented in this critical report. View at http://www.powerdms.com/state-of-policy/2. Justice Department Report - Justice Department report on investigation of Baltimore Police Department (Aug. 10, 2016). View at https://www.justice.gov/opa/file/883366/download3. New AELE Monthly Law Journal article: Overtime Pay Entitlement for Public Safety Employees Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Part 1.View here.4. The September 2016 issues of AELE's three periodicals have been uploaded.The current issues, back issues since 2000, case digests since 1975, and a search engine are FREE. Everyone is welcome to read, print or download AELE publications without charge. The main menu is at: http://www.aele.org/law *** Law Enforcement Liability Reporter ***This issue has cases on assau

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Outside Training- Preparing for Crisis Webinar
Free WebcastPreparing for Crisis:Multidiscipline Training Leading Practices between Communications Center and Clinical/Field OperationsSeptember 23 @ 12pm Eastern

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