TITLE 20: CORRECTIONS, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, AND LAW ENFORCEMENT
CHAPTER V: ILLINOIS LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING AND STANDARDS BOARD
PART 1720 ILLINOIS POLICE TRAINING ACT
SECTION 1720.60 REQUIREMENTS OF PARTICIPATING LOCAL AGENCIES


 

Section 1720.60  Requirements of Participating Local Agencies

 

Each participating local governmental agency shall:

 

a)         Specifically inform each full-time officer appointed after January 1, 1976 that, as a condition of permanent employment, the officer must successfully complete the prescribed Basic Course of training within the first 6 months after employment.

 

b)         Fully cooperate with the Training Board by furnishing reports and information the Board deems necessary to fully implement all provisions of the Act.

 

c)         Not appoint any person as a permanent full-time law enforcement officer who has not been awarded a certificate by the Training Board attesting to successful completion of the required basic training course within the first 6 months of employment.  A waiver of this training requirement may be obtained under certain conditions (Section 1720.20(f)).

 

d)         Terminate the employment of any officer who fails to successfully complete the prescribed Basic Coursee within the first 6 months of employment, unless a waiver of the basic course requirement has been granted the employing agency upon proper application to the Executive Director of the Board.

 

(Source:  Amended at 28 Ill. Reg. 13537, effective September 23, 2004)