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Sex Offenses & Sex Offender Registration Task Force Public Hearing: Public Testimony Requested on Strengthening Illinois Sex Offender Laws and Policies
Posted: September 15, 2017

The Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Registration Task Force requests public testimony from people affected by state sex offender law and policy, and researchers, advocates, policy experts, and concerned citizens on how Illinois can improve its sex offender laws and policies.

Public testimony must be germane to the Task Force’s mandate of making recommendations to improve Illinois sex offender laws and policies. Oral testimony must be limited to five minutes per person.

WHEN

Wednesday, September 20, at 10:00 a.m.

WHERE

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority Headquarters
300 West Adams, Suite 200
Chicago, Ill.

REGISTER TO TESTIFY

To provide oral testimony on September 20, all speakers must either:

1) Send an email to CJA.SORTF@Illinois.gov signaling the intent to speak. Please include name, organization, and contact information. Email must be received by Tuesday, September 19.

OR

2) Sign up in person at the hearing on September 20. Speakers must sign in by 10:30 a.m. to be ensured time.

To submit written testimony:

The Task Force also requests written testimony, which can accompany or be provided in lieu of oral testimony. Please email written testimony to CJA.SORTF@Illinois.gov by Wednesday, September 27.


Adult Redeploy Illinois - SFY18 Planning And Implementation Grants
Posted: September 14, 2017

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority is requesting proposals for grants Adult Redeploy Illinois – SFY18 Planning and Implementation Grants. Grants will be made with ARI and SFY18 funds. A total of $500,000 in funding in Planning and Implementation Grants are available through this solicitation for use over a period of 6 months.

Application deadline: October 30, 2017.

Program requirements:

Two categories of funding are available through this solicitation, for either the development or implementation of an ARI local plan. Awards resulting from this opportunity will have a projected period of performance of January 1, 2018, to June 30, 2018.

Program Category

Minimum

Maximum

Category 1: Planning Grant

None

$30,000

Category 2: Implementation Grant

None

None

Totals:

$500,000

Click here to apply >>


Trauma Recovery Center Program
Posted: September 12, 2017

On June 15, 2017, ICJIA welcomed Dr. Alicia Boccellari to discuss the University of California at San Francisco’s Trauma Recovery Center program.

Click here to listen to her presentation >>


Conference: THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESPONSE TO THE OPIOID CRISIS: REFERRALS, RESOURCES, AND RESEARCH
Posted: September 12, 2017

YOU’RE INVITED

THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESPONSE TO THE OPIOID CRISIS: REFERRALS, RESOURCES, AND RESEARCH
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
The Chateau Hotel & Conference Center
Bloomington, IL

ABOUT THE EVENT

This free conference will offer referrals, resources, and research to assist those suffering from opioid use disorders and are justice involved.

Panels will feature:

  • Personal and professional experiences with opioid use disorders and medication-assisted treatment.
  • Practices to address opioid use disorders with justice-involved individuals.
  • Medication-assisted treatment at each criminal justice intercept point.

Plus free, pre-conference naloxone training.

CEUs & CLEs available!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Police chiefs, officers, sheriffs, probation and court services staff, jail administrators and corrections staff, healthcare and behavioral health providers, students, and the public.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Josiah D. Rich, M.D., M.P.H.
Dr. Rich is a professor of medicine and epidemiology at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University, a practicing infectious disease specialist at The Miriam Hospital Immunology Center, and director and co-founder of The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights at The Miriam Hospital.

Ross MacDonald, M.D.
Dr. MacDonald is chief of medicine and assistant vice president for the NYC Health + Hospital’s Division of Correctional Health
Services, overseeing provision of medical care for the 60,000 patients incarcerated annually in the NYC jail system.

REGISTER

Lunch will be provided. Click here to register today!

HOSTED BY

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

SPONSORED BY

Live4Lali, Gateway Foundation, Illinois Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health & Justice, John Howard Association, Law Offices
of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.


Illinois Sentencing Policy Advisory Council (SPAC) Regular Meeting: September 15, 2017
Posted: September 10, 2017

The Illinois Sentencing Policy Advisory Council (SPAC) Regular Meeting is schedule for Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 300 W. Adams, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60606.

View the meeting agenda


ICJIA Now Hiring!
Posted: September 6, 2017

JOIN OUR TEAM!

Check out these exciting ICJIA opportunities!

Criminal Justice Specialist I, Option 1
Work Location: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 607 E. Adams, Suite 906 Springfield, IL 62701
Closing Date: September 10, 2017

Criminal Justice Specialist Trainee
Work Location: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 607 E. Adams, Suite 906 Springfield, IL 62701
Closing Date: September 11, 2017


Authority Regular Board Meeting: September 8, 2017
Posted: August 31, 2017

The Authority’s Regular Board Meeting a scheduled for Friday, September 8, 2017 at 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Michael A. Bilandic Building, 160 N. LaSalle, N-505, Chicago, Illinois.

View the meeting agenda and materials


NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: LAW ENFORCEMENT, PROSECUTION, AND COUNTY COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE-BASED VICTIM ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
Posted: August 30, 2017

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority is requesting applications for funding to support law enforcement, prosecution, and county court appointed special advocate-based victim assistance programs.

Click here for application materials, funding eligibility, and other information.

Application deadline: October 15, 2017