New for 2020! Behavioral health issues are some of the most significant risks to the safety of law enforcement officers. Balancing the emotional impact of trauma experienced in the line of duty, along with the routine grind of the job can create high levels of stress along with doubt, frustration, angst, exhaustion, and more. Pavilion exhibitors will include wellness/fitness program providers that encourage and support officers in their efforts to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Special Olympics Illinois is a not-for-profit organization offering year-round training and competition in 19 sports for more than 21,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics programs enhance physical fitness, motor skills, self-confidence, social skills and encourage family support.
August 19, 2020
Awards breakfast on day two, where annual traffic safety challenge awards are announced. Several hundred officers from dozens of agencies who participate in this annual safety competition gather to learn who comes out on top and to receive their recognition and reward.