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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart is warning owners of foreclosed buildings not to send out illegal eviction notices ordering renters to move out before the 90-day timeframe required by law. (Credit: CBS)

Officers To Collect $2.4 Million In Settlement With Cook County

They say they were reprimanded for supporting Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart’s opponent and now 21 Cook County Sheriff’s Police officers are preparing to collect a $2.4 million settlement.

02/18/2014

Photo Of Cook County Sheriff's Police Patch (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Jury Awards $1.6M To Sheriff’s Employees Who Claim They Were Unfairly Demoted

A federal jury awarded $1.6 million Tuesday to 21 Cook County sheriff’s employees who claimed they were demoted by Sheriff Tom Dart for supporting his main opponent in the 2006 election.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012

Cook County Sheriff's Lt. Doug Zimny is suing Sheriff Tom Dart and the sheriff's office, accusing them of retaliation after Zimny supported Dart's opponent in the 2006 election. (Credit: CBS)

Sheriff’s Lt. Suing Dart For Retaliation For Supporting Rival In ’06

A federal lawsuit about to go to trial alleges Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart’s office has retaliated against employees who didn’t support Dart politically.

CBS 2–07/30/2012