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Leadership on Safety Issues

KCC's campus police department provides leadership on safety issues through the Campus Safety and Security Committee which meets regularly to evaluate means of further improving campus safety.

Regulatory directives

KCC follows a number of regulations and legislative orders, including the following (with year of establishment in parenthesis):

  • Department of Education Title III, Clery Act (1990)
  • Campus Safety Enhancement Act (2008)
  • Higher Education Act (1965)
  • Family Education Right to Privacy Act (1974)
  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse Act (1988)
  • Drug-Free Colleges and Communities Act (1989)
  • Campus Sexual Assault Bill of Rights (1992)
  • Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act (2003)
  • Higher Education Opportunity Act (2008)

Cooperating agencies

The KCC police department is a cooperating agency with the following:

  • City of Kankakee police and fire departments
  • Kankakee County Sheriff’s Police
  • Illinois State Police
  • Illinois Department of Children and Family Services
  • Illinois Emergency Management Association
  • Federal Emergency Management Association
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • U.S. Department of Justice
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Immigration and Naturalization Services