The 2024 ILACP Annual Training Conference will be held April 24 through April 26 at the Tinley Park Convention Center


Click here to register for the 3-day conference and/or the Awards Banquet! Please note that in order to received the Use of Force discount, you must have selected this option when you received a letter on January 11, 2024. Reach out to Carmen Elliott at [email protected] with any questions.

Full Conference Registration   $329.00
Full Conference (with Use of Force discount) $179.00
Retired/Life Conference Registration   $229.00

Small Agency Conference Registration 
(10 or less full-time sworn officers)
*Please check with Carmen to be sure
you qualify for this rate prior to registering.

Awards Banquet    



*If you are a small department you may be qualified for the limited Use of Force Certification discount. This discount, or more accurately the credit, only applies to one person in an agency when they meet all of the following criteria:
  • Agency applied for Use of Force Certification between September 1, 2023 and December 1, 2023
  • Agency received a letter from the ILACP offering the credit OR to continue with the certification process
  • Opted to NOT continue with the certification process

If you believe your agency meets all the above criteria, reach out to Carmen Elliott at [email protected]


The onsite hotel is the Even Hotel Chicago-Tinley Park. The conference room rate is $159 USD per night.  Use this link to reserve a room. The deadline to reserve a room at the group rate is Tuesday, April 2, 2024.


Wednesday, April 24
Opening Ceremony, Annual Membership Meeting, and Executive Board 


Thursday, April 25 
Keynote speaker Dave "Buck Savage" Smith, exhibitor booth visits, conference lunch, plenary session with Jake Boyd and Bruce Sherman, police chief certification exam, evening hospitality with Special Olympics auction


Friday, April 26
Breakout sessions morning and afternoon
Exhibitor booth visits
Conference lunch
Reception and Annual Awards Banquet (separate charge)

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