The Illinois FOP Labor Council

The Labor Council provides full union representation: negotiating and enforcing contracts, improving salaries, working conditions, and benefits for law enforcement professionals throughout Illinois. Our members are protected 24 hours a day by a staff of full-time, in-house attorneys and field representatives who have a proven track record of winning.

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By John Weathers, Attorney - Friday, September 13, 2013


After bargaining for approximately 11 months the Labor Council and the University of Illinos at Urbana Champaign have agreed to a three year successor agreement including wage increases not less than 8%, an additional hour of on call pay per week for investigators, switched from uniform quartermaster system to uniform allowance system and drug testing after critical incidents. Bargaining team of John Brown, William Smoot and Jason Eversole were assisted by Labor Council Attorney John Weathers.