Correctional officer

Cook County Jail Guard Paid $30,000 For One Day's WorkThe officer worked 6.75 hours of overtime on June 15, 2014, but 675 hours were mistakenly entered into the sheriff’s payroll system.
Man Charged With Shooting Off-Duty Sheriff's OfficerJames Tillman, 21, was charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated battery/discharge firearm, and attempted aggravated vehicular hijacking, according to Chicago Police.
Cook County Jail Officer Charged With Selling Alcohol To InmatesA Cook County Jail guard is free on bond after being charged with trying to sneak alcohol to inmates.
Guard Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Bullet, Pills Into Cook County JailA Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer was ordered held in lieu of $30,000 bond Tuesday for allegedly trying to bring a 9mm bullet and dozens of pills into Cook County Jail over the weekend.
Jail Guard Charged In Fatal Road Rage Shooting In HammondOn Thursday, 23-year-old Montrell Moss was shot and killed, after throwing a cup of water at a van that had twice cut him off along Indianapolis Boulevard in Hammond, Ind.
Cook County Jail Guard Remembered A Year After Fatal Hit-And-RunA memorial service was held Thursday morning for a Cook County Sheriff's deputy killed by a hit-and-run driver as she was crossing the street to go to work exactly one year ago.
Corrections Officer Remembered After Hit-And-Run That Took Her LifePolice on Friday morning were questioning a suspect in the deadly hit-and-run crash in which a Cook County corrections officer was killed.
Special Prosecutor May Probe Death Of Lake County Jail InmateThe Lake County State’s Attorney’s office wants a special prosecutor to look into the death of jail inmate.
No Plea Agreement In Crash That Killed Correctional OfficerA guilty plea had been expected Wednesday morning, but no agreement was ultimately reached, in a hit-and-run crash that left a correctional officer dead last week in Crown Point, Ind.
Family, Friends Pay Respects To Correctional Officer Killed In CrashLoved ones gathered Monday to remember a 25-year-old Lake County, Ind., correctional officer, who was killed instantly when a vehicle slammed into her last week.
Parolee Charged With Robbing Off-Duty Correctional OfficerA parolee is charged with trying to rob a man who turned out to be a Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer in the Englewood neighborhood.
County Correctional Officer Arrested In Drug StingA correctional officer at the Cook County Jail was busted accepting marijuana and cocaine to deliver to an inmate, and now stands charged with four felonies.