Illinois Supreme Court strikes down city of Sparta’s policy on police citations

By SARAH MANSUR | Capitol News Illinois smansur@capitolnewsillinois.com
Posted 11/23/20

SPRINGFIELD — The state’s highest court has struck down a southern Illinois city’s policy that partly evaluates police officers on the number of citations officers issue, finding it violates an Illinois law prohibiting ticket quotas.

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