(730 ILCS 110/17)
Authorization to carry weapons.
officers may only carry weapons while in the performance of
their official duties, or while commuting between their homes,
places of employment, or specific locations that are part of
their assigned duties, provided they have received the prior
consent of the Chief Judge of the Circuit Court for which they
are employed, and they have received weapons training according
to requirements of the Peace Officer and Probation Officer Firearm Training Act.
(Source: P.A. 98-725, eff. 1-1-15