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.
Cook County Sheriff's Office Holding Workshops For Colleges On Handling Sexual Assault CasesAs colleges gear up for a new school year, the Cook County Sheriff's office is offering them guidance on how to deal with cases of rape on campus, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.
No Disciplinary Action For Jail Staff After Visitor Trapped For 32 HoursThe Cook County Sheriff's office has decided not to take any disciplinary action against jail employees, after a 51-year-old visitor was trapped for 32 hours in a small room at the jail last month.
Sheriff's Officer Fires Gun In Foot Crash Following Chase On Eisenhower Expressway A car crash - then a foot chase on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday morning just east of First Avenue.
Jail Inmate Charged With Murder For HireA Melrose Park man being held at the Cook County Jail on charges that he raped an 11-year-old girl is now charged with seeking to hire a hit man to kill the girl, her sister and her mother.