FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 VIRUS

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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 VIRUS
Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:
Illinois Valley Crime Prevention Commission Training Room
225 Backbone Road East
Princeton, IL
Instructor: Don Hays - Illinois Prosecutor Services Member Fee: $0
Non-Member Fee: $100

PLEASE NOTE:  THE LOCATION OF THIS CLASS WILL BE AT OUR TRAINING ROOM IN PRINCETON

The Freedom of Information Presentation will contain a complete analysis of the current Freedom of Information Statute.  This will include a detailed discussion of the terms and definitions listed in the Act.   The Illinois Attorney General’s guide to the application of the Freedom of Information Act will be analyzed.  This will include the Attorney General’s Opinions on this subject and their determinations of the various problems that arise in dealing with this subject.  Finally, the relevant case law that determines how that Act must be applied will be analyzed.  Additionally, the Illinois Police Blotter Act and numerous other provisions that have been created to deal with this Act will be discussed and analyzed.  Specific topics to be discussed are the limitations of the Act, various definitions that must be considered, the time deadlines provided by the Act, and the various exclusions from the coverage of the Act.  Various techniques in dealing with FOI requests will be discussed and the alternative methods of responding to these requests will be listed and analyzed.
 
MTU 5’s request for certification of this course, as well as Mandate Approval, is PENDING through the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standard’s Board.
 
 
TRAINING MANDATES MET BY THIS TRAINING
  Civil Rights   Constitutional and Proper Use of Law Enforcement Authority.
  Cultural Competency   Procedural Justice
  Introductory Mental Health Awareness   Legal Updates
  Human Rights   Use of Force (must include scenario based or similar approved training)
  Lead Homicide Investigator   Sexual Assault Trauma Informed Response
  Sexual Assault Investigator Training   Psychology of Domestic Violence
 
Course enrollment must be made by the agency CEO or designated training officer.  Registration may be made using our on-line course registration link on this website.  All officers enrolled by their department will be assumed to be on duty unless otherwise noted
 
Mobile In-Service Training Region #5 –Assist Program
Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
Serving the Counties of: Bureau – La Salle – Marshall – Putnam - Stark