Publication Listings

As part of our work in the defense of civil liberties, the ACLU of Illinois issues reports that study and note developments in civil liberties. Below is a listing of some of our publications organized by issue.

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2015 Stop and Frisk Report

The nation’s attention has turned to police practices because of high profile killings. But concerns about policing extend beyond the use of force and into the everyday interactions of police with community members.

March 20, 2015

Fusion Centers in Illinois

The Illinois State Police and the Chicago Police Department each operates a “fusion center” designed to gather, store, and share sensitive information about people and groups suspected of criminal activity.  Given the long and troubling history of political spying by police in Illinois, these fus

September 1, 2012 Government Accountability and Personal Privacy