Safety Law News for September 8, 2017

  • In Illinois, the new police chief of the City of Niles unveiled several initiatives designed to bolster community-police relations and improve the police department’s ability to prevent crime.  To increase collaboration between NPD and the school districts that serve the village, Chief Luis Tigera will be reinstating the School Resource Officer program.
  • In Colorado, officials in the Thompson School District are collaborating with the Loveland Police Department to implement a new program called the Digital Futures Initiative.  The program teaches students proper digital citizenship – how to form appropriate relationships both online and in person and avoid substance abuse.