UPDATE: Inmate Accidentally Released From Kankakee Detention Center Taken Back Into CustodyAn inmate, who was mistakenly released from the Jerome Combs Detention Center in Kankakee Friday, was taken into custody Saturday in Lincolnwood.
2 Inmates Who Escaped From Alabama Jail Caught In IllinoisTwo inmates who escaped from an Alabama jail have been captured in Illinois.
Escaped Westville Correctional Center Inmate LocatedAn inmate who escaped from a northwest Indiana correctional facility on Friday has been located.
Cook County Inmate Escapes From Markham CourthouseVivian McGee slipped out of her handcuffs around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and left the courthouse, apparently still wearing her Cook County Jail-issued blue uniform, said Cara Smith, chief policy officer for the Cook County Sheriff’s Office.
Teen Escapes Juvenile Detention Facility In St. CharlesDenzell Walker escaped the medium-security Illinois Youth Center, at 3825 Campton Hills Dr., around 10 p.m., according to the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice.
Kankakee County Prosecutors Continue Probe Of Jail EscapeThe Kankakee County State's Attorney’s office was reviewing mountains of evidence, as authorities try to piece together exactly how a convicted killer escaped the county jail, and made it to Chicago before he was captured.
Convicted Killer Captured In Chicago After Escape From Kankakee JailOfficers responding to a call of a suspicious person about 9 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Stony Island found escapee Kamron T. Taylor, who led them on a brief foot chase, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Reward Up To $7,500 For Arrest Of Kankakee FugitiveAuthorities have increased the reward for information leading to the arrest of a convicted killer who escaped from a Kankakee jail earlier this week.
Police Believe 'Someone Is Helping' Escaped Kankakee ConvictA massive manhunt continued early Thursday in central Illinois, a day after a 23-year-old convicted killer escaped from a Kankakee County jail by overpowering a guard and donning his uniform.
Escaped Kankakee Convict Still At LargeA manhunt was underway in Kankakee County on Wednesday, after a convicted killer escaped from the county jail.
Escaped Inmate Captured DownstateMarcus Battice was captured around 7:30 a.m., about 3.5 miles away from the Vandalia prison, according to IDOC spokesman Tom Shaer.
Detainee Who Escaped From Gary Police Turns Self In An inmate who escaped from Gary Police turned himself in Saturday afternoon, according to a Gary Police spokesperson.
Suburban Cops Who Caught Escaped Inmate To Be Honored For BraveryThree veteran Palos Hills police officers were being honored Thursday for the capture of Kenneth Conley, one of two federal prisoners who escaped from the Metropolitan Correctional Center in December, using a rope made of bedsheets.
FBI Hoping Photo Of Fugitive's Tattoo Helps Lead To His CaptureThe FBI has expanded its search for a convicted bank robber who is still on the lam nearly two weeks after escaping the federal jail in downtown Chicago.
FBI: Escaped Bank Robber Likely Has Left Chicago AreaThe FBI said Wednesday they believe Kenneth Conley, the federal inmate who – along with his cellmate – made a dramatic escape from the Metropolitan Correctional Center last week has likely left the Chicago area.