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ICJIA Lunch & Learn: Homeland Security & Community Engagement
Posted: August 18, 2017

Fall Lunch & Learn

Bring your lunch and join us for a presentation: Good Practices in Community Engagement: A Homeland Security Perspective

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
11:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

ICJIA Headquarters
300 West Adams Street
2nd Floor Building Conference Room
Chicago, Illinois

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has developed sophisticated mechanisms for community engagement, including many best practices to ensure productive communication and dialogue both with the community and within the federal government.

Kareem Shora, Community Engagement Section Chief of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, will discuss DHS’s longstanding engagement efforts, especially through the Office for Civil Rights & Civil Liberties, leading to sustained, substantive, and comprehensive engagement with diverse domestic communities.

Space is limited. Register today >>

Can’t make it in person?
CLICK HERE and Register to join us via WebEx

Hosted by the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
Targeted Violence Prevention Program

Questions? Contact Junaid Afeef: Junaid.Afeef@Illinois.gov


Illinois Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention Council Regular Meeting: August 22, 2017
Posted: August 17, 2017

The Illinois Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention Council Regular Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 10 a.m., at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, 300 West Adams Street, Suite 200, Chicago, Illinois 60606.

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Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Regular Meeting: August 14, 2017
Posted: August 9, 2017

The Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Regular Meeting will be held on Monday, August 14, 2017 at 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. At the following public sites: Thompson Center, Room 2-025, 100 W. Randolph, Chicago and Stratton Building, Room 621, 401 S. Spring, Springfield.

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Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Performance Measurement Committee: August 11, 2017
Posted: August 8, 2017

The Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Performance Measurement Committee will meet on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 1p.m. to 2.30p.m. At the following public site: ICJIA, 300 W. Adams Street, 2nd Floor – Large Conference Room, Chicago, IL 60606.

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ICJIA Now Hiring!
Posted: August 8, 2017

JOIN OUR TEAM!

Check out these exciting ICJIA opportunities!

PAID INTERNSHIP
Targeted Violence Prevention Program
Closing Date: September 5, 2017

CRIMINAL JUSTICE SPECIALIST
Federal & State Grants Unit
Closing Date: August 18, 2017


NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: COMMUNITY-BASED VIOLENCE INTERVENTION & PREVENTION PROGRAM
Posted: July 20, 2017

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority is requesting applications for funding to support community-based violence prevention and intervention programs.

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

Application deadline: August 18, 2017


Budget Committee Meeting: Thursday, July 27, 2017
Posted: July 20, 2017

The Budget Committee will meet on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 300 W. Adams, Suite 200, Large Conference Room Chicago, Illinois, 60606.


Community Violence Prevention, Intervention, and Suppression
Posted: July 17, 2017

Addressing Community Violence

Addressing street-level violence such as murders and aggravated assaults and batteries that occur on the public way and often involve firearms requires a multi-pronged approach. One effective model for addressing street violence, and, in particular, gang related or group-involved street violence, is the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s Comprehensive Gang Prevention, Intervention, and Suppression Model.

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