(50 ILCS 707/5)
Sec. 5. Definitions. As used in this Act:
"Board" means the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board created by the Illinois Police Training Act.
"Law enforcement officer" or "officer" means any person employed by a county, municipality or township as a policeman, peace officer or in some like position involving the enforcement of the law and protection of the public interest at the risk of that person's life.
(Source: P.A. 94-987, eff. 6-30-06.)
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