The Southwestern Illinois Joint Fire & Police Recruitment & Testing Consortium was formed in August 1998 for the purpose of providing recruitment and testing services to member communities. The Consortium also serves as a forum for discussion, study, development, and/or implementation of ideas or plans of mutual interest and concern regarding the recruitment, application, and testing of candidates for the member fire and police departments.
The Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board is the state agency mandated to promote and maintain a high level of professional standards for law enforcement and correctional officers. Its purpose is to promote and protect citizen health, safety and welfare by encouraging municipalities, counties, park districts, State-controlled universities, colleges, public community colleges, and other local governmental agencies of this state and participating State agencies in their efforts to upgrade and maintain a high level of training and standards for law enforcement personnel.
The Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police mission is to promote the professional and personal development of its members through innovative services, training, and camaraderie.
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A non-profit organization supported entirely by contributions from its membership programs. Look here for information regarding membership, a scholarship opportunity, and service in the community or other information.