Cook County Squad Car Collisions In Oak ForestAt least four Cook County squad cars were involved in a chain-reaction crashes in Oak Forest.
Bill Seeks Harsher Penalties For Indecent Exposure By Cook County InmatesA bill seeking to enact harsher penalties on detainees who expose themselves and conduct lewd behavior while in custody was unanimously passed out of the Criminal Law Committee in the Illinois Senate on Tuesday night.
Cook County Jail Detainee Indicted For Attempting To Bring Cannabis Into JailA Cook County Jail detainee has been indicted after being identified as the second person involved in an incident where marijuana was left in an inmate-only bathroom at Stroger hospital.
3 Charged With Fatal Shooting Of Lyft DriverAdekunte M. Adaranijo was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds on April 26 in Maywood.
All Cook County Sheriff's Officers Wearing Body CamsHe says many officers in his department, and most corrections officers, have been wearing body cameras for more than a year and a half.
Sheriff's Office Seeks Multiple Officer Terminations, SuspensionsAfter an investigation into time fraud, the Cook County Sheriff's Office wants to fire 11 deputies, two supervisors and suspend 35 officers.
Sheriff Probes Sex Assault Of Female Inmate At Markham CourthouseAn investigation has been launched to figure out how two male jail inmates were locked up with a female offender in a courtroom holding cell.
Questions Emerge Surrounding Search For Teen Who Jumped Into RiverThe Cook County Commissioner called on an investigation into why it took five days to find Cameron Sanders' body in the Des Plaines River.
Cook County Sheriff’s Officer Dies After Collapsing During RunA Cook County sheriff’s police officer died Thursday after he collapsed while participating in a run at the department’s training academy.
Man Charged With Sex Trafficking Of 15-Year-Old Girl A man wanted for the sex trafficking of a 15-year-old girl was arrested at his northwest suburban Streamwood home Friday.
Man Charged With Pointing Gun At Police Officers In Hyde ParkAaron McNeil, 27, faces two counts of aggravated assault of a peace officer with a weapon and one count each of aggravated discharge of a firearm, unlawful possession of a firearm by a street gang member and unlawful use of a weapon, all felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Suit Accuses Chicago, Cook County Cops Of Kidnapping Woman, Extorting Mother For GunsA federal lawsuit was filed Wednesday against the Chicago Police Department and Cook County Sheriff’s office by a woman who alleges officers kidnapped her daughter and extorted her into buying illegal guns for them.