Backpage Shut Down By The GovernmentThe federal government sealed the website known for selling sex.
Chicago-Area Sheriffs Praise Las Vegas Sheriff After Shooting MassacreTwo area sheriffs are giving a thumbs-up to the way the head of Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has dealt with the media since Sunday's massacre.
Cook County Officials Call For Statewide Bail ReformCook County officials are calling for statewide bail reform, in line with a report authored by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.
Sheriff Dart Says Gun Offenders Are Bonding Out Too EasilyCook County Sheriff Tom Dart says too many people accused of gun crimes end up back on the street, because their gangs put up bond money.
Cook County Demolishes 3 Jail Buildings As Inmate Population ShrinksCook County is demolishing three divisions, representing close to a half-million square feet of cell space, as the jail population has hit the lowest level in 25 years.