Activists Call For Independent Monitoring Committee To Conduct Inspections At Cook County JailA push has been launched to get more inspections at the Cook County Jail from a different set of eyes.
Cook County Jail To Allow In-Person Visits For Vaccinated Detainees Starting SundayDetainees who have been vaccinated can get up to two in-person visits per week, and the visits will be held outdoors in large tents.
Coronavirus In Chicago: Sheriff Tom Dart Says Containment Has Been Success At Cook County Jail, But Worry Mounts About UptickFor months, Sheriff Tom Dart has been trying to keep cases under control at the Cook County Jail. And as CBS News’ Adriana Diaz reported, Dart said he has had success despite a recent uptick.
Lawsuit Alleging Sexual Misconduct At Cook County Jail Settled
Cook County Jail Suspends In-Person Visits With COVID-19 Rates Skyrocketing In City, Suburban Cook CountyIn-person visitation is being suspended at the Cook County Jail with COVID-19 rates spiking in both Chicago and suburban Cook County.
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart Concerned New COVID Surge Will Lead To More Infections In Jail“If the community is not under control, if the community is not being serious about masks, and social distancing, and that, and COVID is spreading, it will impact us negatively. There’s no two ways about it,” Dart said.
SUV Hits Side Of Cook County Jail; Driver In Serious ConditionA man is in serious condition after his SUV crashed into the side of the Cook County Jail Monday night.
Hearing For Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman Delayed After Judge Tests Positive For COVID-19Chicago’s infamous serial stowaway, Marilyn Hartman, is no stranger to airports – or courtrooms.
Early Voting Begins For Detainees In Cook County JailEarly voting for the general election began Saturday for hundreds of inmates at the Cook County Jail. It is the first time inmates in the jail will get a chance to vote early in a general election. 
Protesters Turn Out At Cook County Jail After Bond Is Set For Man Accused Of Striking, Killing 13-Year-Old Boy On BikeProtesters were lined up outside the Cook County Jail Wednesday night, upset over the possible release on bond of a man charged with striking and killing a 13-year-old boy riding his bike on the Southwest Side.
Summer Violence Could Overwhelm Coronavirus Precautions At Cook County Jail"I'm probably 500 people away from where this can't work," said Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart.