Gov. Pritzker Signs Illinois Criminal Justice Reform Bill Into LawAmong the bills recently passed in Springfield is an end to cash bail by 2023.
How Often Do Chicago Police Officers Fail To Activate Their Body Cameras? It’s Hard To KnowA compliance evaluation by the City of Chicago Office of the Inspector General (OIG) found police watch operations lieutenants failed to complete required reviews of body camera footage, and the department does not have a standardized process to do so.
All Cook County Sheriff's Officers Wearing Body CamsHe says many officers in his department, and most corrections officers, have been wearing body cameras for more than a year and a half.
Move To Have All Chicago Patrol Cops Wear Body Cameras Aims To Rebuild TrustThe cameras will be paid for out of the department's operating budget and grants, according to a press release.