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PTSD

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A couple of weekends ago, my husband Michael and I did something we haven’t done in years.

Rich Egger

Police officers in Illinois could soon be better trained to help military veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

A new law (HB 5587) requires a training program on the disorder be conducted by the Illinois State Police Academy and the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board.