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Friday, May 3, 2024
The 39th Annual Illinois Police Officer’s Memorial at The Capitol

Yesterday at the Capitol we gathered for the 39th Annual Illinois Police Officer’s Memorial. Legislators and the community came together to honor the brave men and women who made the…


Friday, January 12, 2024
Central Illinois Association of Law Enforcement Meeting

I had the pleasure of speaking with the Central Illinois Association of Law Enforcement Executives this week. We must continue supporting our local law enforcement agencies and remembering the challenges…


Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Law Enforcement Appreciation Day: Thank you Police Officers

January 9th is Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. Be sure to thank your local law enforcement officers for their bravery and sacrifice as they protect our communities! Here are a few ideas…


Monday, September 25, 2023
Local Police in Their Own Words

Recently, I hosted a Public Safety Roundtable Event with local police officers, County Sheriffs, Police Chiefs, and their staff. The focus of the meeting was to hear firsthand from local…