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September 3, 2015 | Illinois Commission on Criminal Justice & Sentencing Reform Subcommittee on Community Corrections September 16 Meeting

The Illinois Commission on Criminal Justice & Sentencing Reform Subcommittee on Community Corrections meeting is scheduled for Wednesday September 16, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
300 W. Adams, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60606.

View the meeting agenda 

August 31, 2015 | Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform to host public hearing on safely reducing Illinois prison population September 1

The Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform will hold a special meeting dedicated to hearing from the public on Tuesday, September 1, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., at the Stratton Building, 401 S. Spring, Room 349 C, in Springfield.

The Commission seeks the input of advocates, policy specialists, service providers, people with criminal records, and members of the general public on its work to safely reduce the state’s prison population by 25 percent in 10 years.

Public comment on the Commission’s interim report is invited, as well as testimony on how Illinois can reduce recidivism, improve the state’s prison system, and strengthen criminal sentencing.

To ensure that the Commission can hear from as many people as possible, witnesses are asked to limit testimony to seven minutes. Written testimony also is welcomed and may be submitted at any time.

For more information about the Commission visit the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform Website »

August 31, 2015 | Authority Event: Conference for Partnerships & Strategies to Reduce Violent Crime

Multidisciplinary teams are invited to a conference on innovative approaches to serious crime and high levels of gun violence Nov. 4-5, 2015, in Peoria.

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August 31, 2015 | Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform: Tuesday, September 8

The next meeting of the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform will be held Tuesday, September 8, from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at New Life Centers, 2657 S. Lawndale Ave., in Chicago. Street parking is available on 27th Street, near Lawndale and Millard.

Visit the Reform Commission website for agendas, meeting materials, and other information »

August 27, 2015 | Register: State & Local Anti-Terrorism Training Program workshop

SLATT invites you to its Investigative/Intelligence Workshop, September 15-17 in Urbana.

View the informational flyer  

August 26, 2015 | Authority Board Meeting September 11

The Regular Authority Meeting is scheduled for Friday, September 11, 2015 at 9 a.m. at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, 300 W. Adams, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Chicago, IL 60606.

  • The Meeting Materials Packet Mailed to the Board Members will be posted when available.