Jail Time

Alderman Wants To Increase Fines, Ensure Possible Jail Time For Graffiti TaggersA Chicago alderman wants a new strategy to fight graffiti.
Naperville Man Goes To Jail Under Strict New Michigan DUI LawA Naperville man has the dubious distinction of being amongst the first to be convicted under a strict new drunken driving law in Michigan.
Fewer Inmates, But Longer Stays In Cook County JailThe number of suspects booked into the Cook County Jail has fallen in the last five years, but detainees on average are staying a week longer behind bars because of court delays, local law enforcement officials said Tuesday.
Alderman Introduce Proposed Change In Marijuana PenaltiesAldermen have introduced an ordinance that would reduce the penalties for small amounts of marijuana, but they are in no hurry to pass it.