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Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge Recognition Program will still be recognizing agencies for 2020 efforts.

In spite of the challenges posed to traffic safety in 2020 by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge Program will still be recognizing agencies for their traffic safety efforts this past year.  We realize that because of the Governor's mandates and other agency restrictions much of your highway safety programs were significantly impacted. We will be taking all of these circumstances into consideration when judging the applications. 

Please consider submitting an application. Applications are due 4/15/21.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we will be conducting our How To seminars via a webinar. The date will be in early February -TBA. Webinar registration information will also be posted soon.

NOTE: All applications submissions for 2020/21 need to be on-line.  We will no longer be accepting hard copy books.


To set up your on-line account go to: https://www.iltrafficsafety.org

If you have questions about the online application or technical inquiries contact Joseph Powell at:

1-931-372-6383 or 1-800-99BELTS

If you have any questions please contact Program Directors: Scott Kristiansen scottkilacp@gmail.com 847 456-2293, Paul Rizzo prizzolel@gmail.com 224 286-0102, or Commander Jason Stubler stublerj@naperville.il.us 847 420-6666.

2019-2020 ITSC Winners Announced 

The Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police have announced the winners of the 2019-2020 Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge. We commend the commitment to highway safety for all of this years entries.  Your highway safety efforts serve as an example to other law enforcement agencies throughout Illinois.


Unfortunately as a consequence of the pandemic we were not able to have our traditional awards breakfast.  We are committed to recognizing winning agencies in an appropriate manner of their choice.  


Thanks to our many corporate partners we were are able to provide a Grand Prize drawing.   Congratulations to this years Grand Prize winner: The Algonquin Police Department. The Algonquin Police Department received a squad car equipment package valued at $30,000.00.

Click Here for a complete list of the 2019/20 winners.


2019/20 Traffic Safety Challenge


The Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge (ITSC) is a friendly competition between similar size and type of law enforcement agencies. It is a program coordinated by the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police (ILACP) Traffic Committee and supported by a NHTSA grant administered through the Illinois Department of Transportation, Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering (BSPE), as well as much-appreciated funding from private entities.


The Challenge is much more than a peer competition. It is a template for law enforcement agencies to identify traffic issues, plan strategies, reduce social harm and improve the quality of life in their communities. The Challenge helps agencies demonstrate successes to their government officials, community leaders and citizens. The Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge provides law enforcement agencies with an opportunity to contribute to the Illinois' Strategic Highway Safety Plan and have a significant impact on the reduction of crashes, deaths and associated injuries across the state.

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P.O. Box 7326
Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089

Tel: 847-456-2293