Division of Justice Services

The Division of Justice Services is responsible for providing administrative and technical services and support to the Illinois State Police, criminal justice agencies, and the community. The Division centralizes various functions in support of the Department and criminal justice authorities throughout the state. The Division provides innovative development of new software technologies to replace aging legacy systems; supports criminal justice authorities through the Law Enforcement Agencies Data System (LEADS), Criminal History Record Information (CHRI), and Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS); enhances public safety through Sex Offender Registration, Firearms Owners Identification (FOID), and Concealed Carry initiatives; and attains required equipment and communications services for safe and effective law enforcement on a statewide basis.