Current Press Releases

PRITZKER ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES REDUCTION IN STATE FORENSIC BACKLOG

Springfield, IL – Illinois State Police (ISP) Director Brendan F. Kelly announced today the State has achieved a 33% overall reduction in the Biology/DNA forensic backlog. To further the backlog reduction, Governor JB Pritzker formed a Forensic Science Task Force in 2019 to make recommendations that address the challenges of forensic services. The task force is composed of 15 representatives from law enforcement, the defense bar, prosecutors, advocacy groups and more.

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CCL Holders Can Apply To Renew Online and Bypass Training Certificate

Need to apply for renewal of your Concealed Carry License, but haven’t completed your training hours due to COVID-19? An emergency rule provides

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The Firearms Services Bureau (FSB) urges those who have questions about their Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) card or Concealed Carry License (CCL)

The Firearms Services Bureau (FSB) urges those who have questions about their Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) card or Concealed Carry License (CCL) to use our website (www.ispfsb.com) or

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COVID 19 Emergency Rules Notice - FOID/CCL

Firearms Owners Identification (FOID) card holders and Concealed Carry License (CCL) holders, who submit their renewal application will remain valid during the duration of the state’s disaster proclamation and for a period of 12 months following the termination of the disaster, even if their renewal application is/was not submitted prior to expiration.

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Firearms Services Bureau completes monthly record for FTIPs processed

The Firearms Services Bureau (FSB) processed an unprecedented number of Firearms Transfer Inquiries (FTIPS) in March

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ILLINOIS STATE POLICE DIRECTOR FILES EMERGENCY RULES REGARDING FOID AND CCL RENEWALS

The Illinois State Police filed emergency rules this week to address renewals of Firearm Owner Identification and Concealed Carry Licenses during the COVID-19 epidemic.

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Illinois State Police Information Inquiry for Metro East Property

The Illinois State Police seeks to purchase real property and requests responses from responsible respondents to meet its needs. The attached

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ACCREDITATION ASSESSMENT TEAM INVITES PUBLIC COMMENT

Beginning Feb. 24, 2020, a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will begin examining all aspects of the Illinois State Police’s (ISP) policy and procedures, management, operations, and support services. The examination

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Retired State Police Officers Killed/Injured, Current Officer Injured in Shooting

Chicago, IL –Illinois State Police (ISP) officials announce a 22 year veteran Trooper of the ISP, assigned to District Chicago, was the victim of a shooting

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RETIRED STATE POLICE OFFICERS KILLED/INJURED, CURRENT OFFICER INJURED IN SHOOTING

Illinois State Police (ISP) officials announce Trooper Kaiton Bullock, a 22 year veteran Trooper of the ISP, assigned to District Chicago, was the victim of a shooting which occurred

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