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Steven Jones, allegedly tried to avoid police by crawling down stairs. (Cook County Sheriff)

Police: Deadbeat Dad Crawled Down Stairs To Avoid Arrest

Steven Jones, 36, who owes $76,228 in past-due payments, was found hiding in a basement.


Heriberto Ramirez (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

45 Years For Man Who Killed Wife In Front Of Daughter

A 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.


One of the dogs rescued from a dog fight in south suburban Dolton. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

8 Men Charged In Connection With Busted Dolton Dog Fight

The 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.


Taneil Curtis (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Woman Who Abducted Son –Twice — Found In Memphis

Taneil 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.