Correctional Officers Rescue Inmate After He Tries To Throw Himself Off Mezzanine At Lake County JailVideo shows an inmate hurling himself over a second-story railing at the Lake County Jail in Waukegan, before he was rescued by a life-saving grab.
Multiple Allegations Say Contractor Had Women Removing Their Blouses While Going Through Security At Lake County CourthouseWomen have reportedly been told to remove their blouses while going through metal detectors at the Lake County Courthouse in Waukegan, in what has been called a breakdown in security screening protocol.
Weekend Guests At Six Flags Great America Say Crowds, Closed Rides, Huge Fight Involving 20 People Ruined Their ExperienceCrowds and chaos – that is how many people described their visit to Six Flags Great America as it reopened to full capacity this weekend.
For The 14th Time, A Truck Gets Stuck Under A Downtown Long Grove BridgeThe driver said he was following his GPS and didn’t see the signs restricting vehicle height as he approached the bridge.
Sheriff's Lieutenant Shot By Suspect While Trying To Serve Warrant Over Unreturned Rental Furniture In Gary; Suspect Shot DeadA Lake County, Indiana Sheriff’s officer was shot and wounded by a suspect in Gary on Thursday, and the officer returned fire and killed the suspect.
Sheriff Warns Against Phone Scammers Pretending To Be Lake County SergeantThe Lake County Illinois Sheriff's Office is warning of a scam that sounds like a real phone call from the police.
Autopsy: Man Found Unconscious In Petite Lake Near Lake Villa Drowned; Toxicology Results PendingAn autopsy has determined that a man who died after being found unconscious in Petite Lake in unincorporated Lake Villa was the victim of a drowning.
Family Of Psychiatric Patient Searching For Answers Following Munster Hospital ShootingThe family of the patient prosecutors say attacked a nurse in an Indiana hospital this week is speaking out. In the end both the patient and a responding officer were shot and killed.
Murder Suspect Shot Dead By Police After Opening Fire During Attempted Arrest In Beach ParkA man is dead after police say he opened fire on Lake County Sheriff's officers and United States Marshals as they tried to serve a warrant.
Woman Stabbed While Walking With Child In Lake County Forest PreserveA woman was stabbed while walking with her young child in a Round Lake forest preserve Monday afternoon.
Man Critically In Injured In Long Grove CrashA 63-year-old man was found unresponsive after a crash in Long Grove on Sunday.
Man Wanted In Multiple Crimes Arrested In Vernon Hills After Threatening To Jump From BalconyA man wanted on a warrant accusing him of multiple serious crimes was taken into custody following a standoff in Vernon Hills Monday.
Deputy Rushes To Apply Tourniquet To Profusely Bleeding Accident Victim In Beach ParkA veteran sheriff’s deputy rushed to the scene of an accident early Monday, knowing he had only seconds to save a man’s arm and possibly his life.
Lake County, Ind. Sheriff's Officer, 3 Others Injured In Crash Involving Squad CarA Lake County, Indiana Sheriff’s officer and two members of a film crew riding with him were injured in a crash Wednesday, along with a second driver.