Criminal Justice Coordinating Council



City of Rockford, City of Rockford Police Department, State of Illinois 17th Judicial Circuit Court, State of Illinois Department of Corrections, US Attorney’s Office, Northern District of IL, Western Division, Winnebago County Administration, Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department, Winnebago County State’s Attorney Office


Region 1 Planning Council operates the Winnebago County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC), providing an ongoing collaborative forum for the Winnebago County juvenile and criminal justice system stakeholders. The mission of the CJCC is to provide coordinated leadership that identifies and addresses emerging and existing criminal justice system issues. The Council seeks to improve and establish policies that are research based, technologically-advanced, effective, and work to break the cycle of crime.

This project is supported by Grant #2016-DJ-BX-0083, awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, through the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority. Points of view or opinions contained within this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice, or the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority.