Crime Analysts of Illinois

CAIA logo2017 Crime Analysts of Illinois Conference

Thursday, October 5 and Friday, October 6, 2017


Conference Check-in: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Opening Remarks: 8:30 – 8:50 a.m.


  • Thursday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.


Harper College Wojcik Conference Center (Building W)
1200 West Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL, 60067


  • 21st Century Policing: Empowering Officers With Next Generation Analytics to Tackle Increasing Crime
  • Crime, hands on GIS cell phone analysis ( lap-top needed),
  • Tips & Tricks in Excel
  • Suspicious Activity Reporting
  • STIC Operations (Statewide Terrorism Intelligence Center)
  • Investigation of Vehicles and Vehicle (Auto Theft Task Force) offenses and much more.
  • Analyst Role in a Task Force
  • NOTE: Topics, Presenters are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • And , much, much more



Register Online and Pay


Registration Fee

  • $25

Morning refreshments and lunch are included with registration. Travel, lodging and per diem expenses are the responsibility of the attendee.

PLEASE NOTE: Registrations received after September 28, 2018 at 1 p.m. CST cannot be guaranteed a lunch.

Third-Party Payments

Employers will be invoiced if paying for the event. They must send attendee name, address, phone number, and date of birth on their organization's letterhead. Email this information to


Cancellations made on or after 9/08/2017 will not be eligible for a refund. Cancellations must be requested in writing and directed to Norma Nerstrom at Refunds will be processed after 10/9/2017.


The Crime Analysts of Illinois Conference is designed to provide law enforcement professionals an ability to share crime analysis and intelligence. By introducing the effectiveness and overall knowledge in the field of intelligence, attendees have an opportunity to gain new information and be re-energized in their profession. The presentations seek to engage officers and analysts, make them aware of current techniques, and encourage them to adopt and implement these methods. Topics will include implementing social media, GIS cell phone analysis, Suspicious Activity Reporting, Investigation of Vehicles and Vehicle (Auto Theft Task Force), STIC Operations  (Statewide Terrorism Intelligence Center) offenses and much more.

The CAI Conference takes place at Harper College in Palatine, Illinois. Enter the campus from Roselle Road and drive to Parking Lot 12 or 14. Click here to use the interactive map of the Harper College Campus.


The sessions are designed to provide analysts with practical instruction for day-to-day analysis of new strategies and tactics, to discuss ideas, and network with peers from other departments.


During the conference, a variety of law enforcement partners will showcase resources available to your agency. We encourage you to visit each of the exhibits to find out about training and technical assistance available.

Accommodations will be made for individuals with disabilities as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Please contact Veronica Salazar - for further information.