Illinois State Police http://peoriapublicradio.org en Police prepare for an estimated 400,000 concealed carry permit applicants http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/police-prepare-estimated-400000-concealed-carry-permit-applicants <p>Illinois State Police say they’re expecting hundreds of thousands of people to apply for permits to carry concealed weapons in 2014. As Illinois Public Radio’s Alex Keefe reports, the state begins taking general applications this weekend.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 23:03:56 +0000 Alex Keefe 16975 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Police prepare for an estimated 400,000 concealed carry permit applicants Motorists urged to drive safely in winter weather conditions http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/motorists-urged-drive-safely-winter-weather-conditions <div>Officials with the Illinois Department of Transportation, State Police and city of Peoria are reminding motorists to drive safely as winter weather approaches.</div><div> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 18:55:32 +0000 Denise Molina 14794 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Motorists urged to drive safely in winter weather conditions ISP approves instructors who will train those applying for concealed carry permits http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/isp-approves-instructors-who-will-train-those-applying-concealed-carry-permits <div>Illinois gun owners are now a half-step closer to being able to legally carry concealed weapons. Fifty-four instructors have been approved by the Illinois State Police. They’ll be in charge of training the thousands of people expected to apply for concealed carry permits.</div><div> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 11:53:19 +0000 Jenna Dooley 12448 at http://peoriapublicradio.org ISP approves instructors who will train those applying for concealed carry permits Police increasing work zone patrols http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/police-increasing-work-zone-patrols <p></p><p>Illinois State Police are expanding construction work zone patrols between Interstates 74 and 1-55. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 03:26:51 +0000 Orko Manna 8539 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Police increasing work zone patrols Details on holiday weekend policing http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/details-holiday-weekend-policing <p></p> Thu, 23 May 2013 02:00:31 +0000 Tanya Koonce 6062 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Details on holiday weekend policing