Illinois considers police licenses to manage misconduct
Illinois is considering polices licenses which will give the state power to remove officers. FOX Business’ Grady Trimble with more.
Illinois is considering requiring licenses for police after George Floyd, a black Minneapolis man, died in police custody on May 25.
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The move would give the state of Illinois power to give and revoke licenses to police, giving city leaders the power to determine whether Illinois officers who commit offenses can remain on the job.
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Illinois also requires licenses for teachers, interior designers and accountants.