WHAT WE DO
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids Illinois is led by police chiefs, sheriffs, prosecutors, leaders of law enforcement organizations and crime survivors who take a hard look at the research about what prevents kids from becoming criminals and put that information in the hands of policymakers and the general public.
Feb 12th 2014Illinois law enforcement leaders urge lawmakers to protect funding for children's programs
Feb 12th 2014Illinois Sen. McCann & Rep. Davidsmeyer join Sheriff, Police Chiefs in visit to Jacksonville preschool
Pointing to evidence that preschool prevents future violent crimes and saves taxpayer dollars, the law-enforcement leaders called on Illinois officials to protect preschool programs in the state budget – and to begin to restore millions of dollars that already have been slashed from early education.
Oct 11th 2013Aurora-area Law Enforcement Leaders Recognize State Representative Chapa-Lavia as a “Champion for Children”
Law enforcement leaders from Kane and Kendall Counties visited the East Aurora Early Childhood Center Friday to recognize State Representative Linda Chapa LaVia for her long-time leadership in the Illinois General Assembly as an advocate for the state’s preschool program.