Officials hope the theft of government funds case against former North Chicago Police Chief Michael Newsome will be concluded this summer after the latest in a series of delays has resulted in a new trial date of June 6.
A 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.
Police Officer Bryan Woodyard, 38, turned himself in to his own department on charges of official misconduct.
Two Cook County Jail guards were charged Thursday with arranging the beating of an 18-year-old inmate after he short-circuited power in the jail.
A Cook County Circuit Court employee has been charged with stealing $3,500 in traffic ticket payments, the fourth clerk’s office employee to face criminal charges this year, prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Former Knox High School boys basketball coach Todd Boldry was arrested by Knox police Friday morning at Knox Middle School for two felony charges, child seduction and official misconduct.
A former administrator of west suburban Bellwood has been charged with stealing more than half a million dollars from the village.
A Cook County Jail officer faces prison time for allegedly hitting an inmate and knocking him down.
A south suburban police officer accused of tripping a teen and later grabbing him by the throat after the boy made a wisecrack was found not guilty during a bench trial on Monday.
A former Indiana State Police commander is likely to find out in a couple of months what it’s like to be on the other side of a prison cell.
An Elmwood Park code inspector was arrested by Cook County Sheriff’s police for allegedly filing a false inspection report on a rental property he owns.
The admissions came as retired trooper Juan Rodriguez pleaded guilty to child pornography and official misconduct charges.
A police officer was indicted on aggravated battery and official misconduct charges for allegedly tripping a teen and later grabbing him by the throat after the boy made a wisecrack.
Two Chicago Police officers accused of sexually assaulting women on the North Side earlier this year while on duty were indicted on Wednesday.
A Chicago Police sergeant is facing felony charges, after he was allegedly captured on video slapping a handcuffed man three times in the face.
The chairman of the Kane County Board is calling on the county’s embattled coroner to step down, according to a Friday morning report.
A judge has refused to throw out misconduct charges against Kane County Coroner Chuck West.
The misconduct trial of a former suburban police officer has wrapped up and is now in the hands of the judge.