Solicitation Of Murder

George Krueger (Cook County Sheriff)

Jail Inmate Solicited Murder From Behind Bars: Sheriff

George Krueger of Blue Island has been held in the jail since Aug. 24, when he was ordered held on a $100,000 bond on charges of telephone harassment, criminal damage to property and criminal trespass, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.


Bernardino Hernandez Jr. (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney's Office)

Man Gets 55 Years For Shooting One Girlfriend, Trying To Have Another Killed

In June 2008, Bernardino Hernandez was confronted by the mother of his toddler daughter and a second woman with whom he’d been having an intimate relationship after they learned of the love triangle


Matthew Olszewski (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff)

$1M Bond For Man Charged With Seeking Hitman To Kill Family

Matthew Olszewski, 23, allegedly tried to hire a hitman to murder his aunt, uncle and an elderly resident of his west suburban home.


Robert Deja

Police: Man Plotted Murder Of Adopted Daughter He Sexually Abused

A Steger man has been charged for allegedly trying to hire his brother to kill his adopted daughter and her boyfriend.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2011

Brian Trainauskas, 36, who was already in jail on a murder charge, has been charged with trying to hire someone to help him kill a Will County prosecutor. (Photo Credit: Will County State's Attorney's Office)

Murder Suspect Charged With Trying To Have Prosecutor Killed

A Frankfort man who was already behind bars for murder has been charged with trying to hire someone to help him kill a Will County prosecutor.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

Juan Vanga

CPS Student Charged With Murder For Hire Plot

A Cook County Jail inmate has been charged with trying to hire a hit man to kill a witness as he awaited trial on a burglary charge, authorities said.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2011