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Justice Department Initiatives and Community Outreach Programs

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of Illinois is involved in several initiatives and community outreach projects.

Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee Law Enforcement Coordination Committee

Law Enforcement Coordination Committee (LECC) provides a networking focus for law enforcement executives committed to the ideal of cooperation and coordination at all levels of local, state and federal law enforcement.

Victim Witness Assistance Victim & Witness Assistance

Victims of crime may experience feelings of confusion, frustration, fear and anger. The United States Attorney's Office for the Central District of Illinois and the Victim Witness Unit is dedicated to making sure that victims of federal crimes and their family members are treated with compassion, fairness and respect.

Anti-terrorism Advisory Council Anti-Terrorism Advisory Council

The Anti-Terrorism Advisory Council (ATAC) was established to prepare, prevent, and prosecute all who target innocent Americans with the scourge of terrorism.

Project Safe Neighborhood Icon Project Safe Neighborhoods

Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) is a nationwide commitment to reduce gun and gang crime in America by networking existing local programs that target gun and gun crime and providing these programs with additional tools necessary to be successful.

USAO Briefing Room

U.S. Attorney

James A. Lewis

welcomes you to the Central District of Illinois

Below 100

Below 100 is an initiative to reduce police line-of-duty deaths to fewer than one hundred per year.

Ready Illinois

Ready Illinois offers homeland security information and planning tips for emergencies and disasters.

Justice 101

A basic primer for the federal judicial system.