The Opioid Epidemic: A Matter of Life and Death
How Opioids are Changing Law Enforcement
The latest opioid epidemic is changing how law enforcement deals with abusers in many ways. Learn what is being done to combat the epidemic and what services may be offered when dealing with someone who is addicted. What additional safety precautions are necessary for officers?
Presented by Jon Sandage, Sheriff, McLean County
Combating the Crisis
What responsibilities and challenges do the State’s Attorney’s office face when it comes to the opioid crisis? Why are certain situations handled the way they are? What is “drug induced homicide” and why do statutes make it difficult to charge individuals for this?
Presented by Jason Chambers or a Representative from the McLean County State’s Attorney’s Office