Criminal Case Law Update

Criminal Case Law Update

02-27-19 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Central Illinois Police Training Center
Address: 5407 N University St, Poplar 100, Peoria, IL 61614
5407 N University St, Poplar 100, Peoria, IL 61614


Michael J. Oyer, Director
Illinois Central College-North Campus-Poplar Hall
Office P100
Classroom P101
5407 N. University Street P100
Peoria, IL 61635-0001
Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan:
Heather Grove:

Criminal Case Law Update

Instructor: Don Hays

February 27, 2019
1pm – 5pm

Class will meet in our classroom (above)
Enrollment Deadline: February 20, 2018
Course Size: Minimum -15, Maximum – 64
Course Objective

This presentation is intended to serve as a continuing update of the evolution of Criminal Law in Illinois. It is geared toward providing police officers with the latest analysis of “hot topics” in criminal law.

Course Content

It will consist of brief updates in areas such as Search and Seizure, Confessions and Admissions, Law Enforcement Liability, Statutory Construction Case Law, Constitutionality of Statutes Case Law, and Legislation that have occurred within the last two years.  These enactments will be analyzed in order to determine what impact they had upon law enforcement officers and what future enactments may be expected.   It is intended to provide police officers with a method of keeping up with evolving areas of the law by analyzing the very latest criminal cases and legislative enactments that have a major impact upon the Illinois Law Enforcement community.

Instructor Biography

Donald L. Hays has 28 years’ experience as a Lawyer and Trainer with the State of Illinois. Don has taught and continues to teach at most of the MTU’s in the State. In 2008, Don retired from the State’s Attorney Appellate Prosecutors Office. Don held the title of Senior Staff Counsel. In his retirement he is devoting most of his time to this site and continues to teach Police Officers and State’s Attorneys throughout the State.

Course Certification Information
MTU 7 request for certification of this course has been  approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Mobile In-Service Training Team #7 Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
Meets mandatory guidelines set for the following: Legal Updates, Civil Rights and Constitutional and Proper use of Law Enforcement Authority