The Officer Safety and Wellness Committee (OSWC) was developed to promote a healthy and safe working environment for all Probation and Detention Officers in the State of Illinois. The committee will promote best practices in the field of officer safety and officer wellness related issues through meetings, regional trainings and workshops. The committee additionally will transact the necessary business, discussions, research evaluations and determinations of officer safety education and training matters of mutual interest.
OSWC goal is to work collectively to foster an environment in which probation professionals can work together to create, as much as reasonably possible, a safe working environment for probation officers. The committee will seek to enhance officers’ awareness when it comes to potential threats of all types.
Officer Safety and Wellness Committee Chairs
Next Meeting: Fall Conference
October 26th @ 11:00 a.m.
Kendall Co. Probation & Court Services
807 West John Street
Yorkville IL 60560
LaSalle County Adult Probation
119 W Madison St Rm 404
Ottawa IL 61350
Tazewell County Adult Probation
334 Elizabeth St Ste 100
Pekin IL 61554
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Natural Response Control Tactics Instructors Certified in 2016
The IPCSA Officer Safety and Wellness Committee hosted Safety In Community-Based & Detention Supervision and Natural Response Control Tactics: Level 1 INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION training in 2016. Please check out this unique collaboration between IPCSA, Community Corrections Institute (CCI) and the American Probation and Parole Association (APPA). For more information click here.
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