Law Enforcement Liability Case Law Update

Law Enforcement Liability Case Law Update

04-02-19 8:00 AM - 4:00 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-Peoria 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:

Law Enforcement Liability Case Law Update

Instructor: Don Hays, Illinois Prosecutor Services

April 2, 2019
8am – 4pm

Class will meet in our classroom (above)
Enrollment Deadline: March 26, 2019
Course Size: Minimum -15, Maximum – 64
Course Objective
This presentation will use my Law Enforcement Liability Update. Discussions will include the latest Illinois and Federal cases dealing with law enforcement liability and the Illinois Tort Immunity statutes and how they are being applied to law enforcement officers.
Course Content

Topics will include: High Speed Chases; Use of Force (including deadly force); Wrongful Arrest and Malicious Prosecution; Unreasonable Searches and Seizures; and many other related topics. Numerous case examples will be used to illustrate each of these problem areas. Included within these discussions will be an analysis of the latest Illinois Legislative enactments including Racial Profiling and the 2004 Illinois Civil Rights Act. Copies of the Law Enforcement Liability Update and other related Digests will be available.

Instructor Biography

Don Hays – Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Eastern Illinois University. Twenty-five years’ experience in training State’s Attorneys and Law Enforcement Officers in various areas of the law. Instructor at the Lincoln Land Police Training Institute for five years. Subjects: Arrest, Search and Seizure; Criminal Justice Legislation; Evidence Law; the Controlled Substances and Cannabis Control Acts. Instructor for numerous police training organizations training Law Enforcement Officers on numerous topics related to law enforcement.  Produced and presented numerous training presentations for State’s Attorneys. An approved presenter of numerous M-CLE General Law and Ethics presentations for the Office of the Appellate Prosecutor.

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:Civil Rights, Constitutional and Proper use of Law Enforcement Authority, Procedural Justice, Legal Updates, and Use of Force (with scenario based training)