Sheriff: Officer Called Off 60 Times Using Family LeaveCook County Sheriff Tom Dart wants to fire a correctional officer who called off work more than 60 times in 18 months under the guise of the Family Medical Leave Act.
Woman Says Cook County Illegally Held Her In Search For FugitiveGarrett Glover's ex-girlfriend says she was held against her will as Cook County Sheriff’s officials tried to get information from her about his whereabouts.
2 Investigators: Cook County Police Accused Of Demanding Guns For DetaineeDid Cook County police strong-arm a Chicago mother to buy guns on the street before they'd release her daughter in a drug case? CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Police, Prosecutors, Welfare Groups Launch New Campaign Against Sex TraffickingAlthough numbers are vague, the crime of human trafficking presents a real challenge to law enforcement and welfare agencies, who have teamed up to try to raise awareness of troubled children who end up being manipulated or forced into prostitution.
Police: Deadbeat Dad Crawled Down Stairs To Avoid ArrestSteven Jones, 36, who owes $76,228 in past-due payments, was found hiding in a basement.
45 Years For Man Who Killed Wife In Front Of DaughterA northwest suburban man was sentenced to 45 years in prison Friday for fatally stabbing his wife in front of their 9-year-old daughter on Valentine’s Day last year.
8 Men Charged In Connection With Busted Dolton Dog FightThe men were all charged with a felony count of attending or patronizing a dog fight and were being held on bail Sunday, according to a release from the Cook County Sheriff’s office.
Woman Who Abducted Son --Twice -- Found In MemphisTaneil Curtis allegedly abducted her baby Nov. 7 during a state-supervised visit, prompting Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart to question the state's child-welfare agency. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.