Illinois police department to unveil new roadside drug test

Illinois police department to unveil new roadside drug test By Vincent Caruso and Benjamin Yount | Illinois News Network Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK An Illinois police department will be among the first in the country to use a mouth swab drug-testing kit that can detect if motorists pulled over on suspicion of impairment have drugs in …

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Governor Candidate Ives Response to Rauner’s Illinois Veterans Home Stay

For Immediate Release Ives Response to Rauner’s Illinois Veterans Home Stay “This is a cynical and transparent publicity stunt.” January 4, 2018- The Sun-Times reported this morning that Governor Rauner has “checked himself into the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, and plans to stay there for several nights as a show of support for the home whose management …

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THE GIFT OF A SECOND CHANCE

THE GIFT OF A SECOND CHANCE Amy Korte / CRIMINAL JUSTICE Illinois has started to embrace second chances for people who have been through the criminal justice system. For many, the holiday season would be incomplete without watching “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Among the movie’s most celebrated themes are those of generosity and second chances. In …

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