Lake County Sheriff Takes On Role Of A Corrections OfficerAfter several weeks of field officer training, Sheriff Mark Curran will work as a corrections officer to get a taste of life inside county jail.
Corrections Officer Alleged To Have Improper Contact With JurorAn attorney is filing a motion seeking any information, including investigative or police reports, on the possibility that a corrections officer in the courthouse may have had improper conversations with jurors or witnesses.
Group Renewing Push For Driver's Licenses For Illegal ImmigrantsSupporters of a plan to let illegal immigrants get Illinois drivers' licenses hope last week's election results will finally make it happen.
Surprise Shakedown At Lake County Jail Finds No ContrabandInmates at the Lake County Jail were having coffee Thursday morning when officers with dogs stormed in.
Sheriff: Lake County Coroner’s Office Is ‘A Ship Out Of Control'The month-long audit uncovered numerous problems, particularly with how human remains and other evidence related to death investigations were handled.