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2 Sheriff's Officers, Driver Injured In Jane Addams Tollway Crash

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two Cook County Sheriff’s officers were among three people injured in a crash on the Jane Addams Tollway late Tuesday night.

The officers were conducting a traffic stop around 11 p.m. 159 more words


Fired Sheriff's Officer Returns To Work After Judge Orders Her Reinstated

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Cook County Sheriff’s officer returned to work on Monday, after a judge reversed a personnel board’s decision to fire her in 2014. 495 more words


Two Horses Dead After Throwing Riders, Running Into Traffic

(CBS) — Two horses are dead, after they were hit by a car Friday afternoon near Hickory Hills.

WBBM’s Jim Gudas reports.

Sophia Ansari of the Cook County Sheriff’s Office says the horses bucked off their riders on a forest preserve trail near 95th and Kean in Palos Township. 58 more words


Preckwinkle Blames Dart For Jail Cell Rape, $3.25M Settlement

(CBS) — A horrible mistake that led a woman to be sexually attacked not once but twice in a courthouse holding cell will now cost Cook County more than $3 million. 341 more words


Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart Is Cracking Down On FML Abuse

The Family Medical Leave Act is a good thing….when it’s not being abused.

That type of abuse is why Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart wants to fire an officer that he claims went on vacations, took extra days and holidays off all under the guise of the FML Act. 84 more words


Man Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted Woman: Sheriff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart is seeking the public’s help in finding a man who kidnapped and sexually assaulted a woman Tuesday in unincorporated Country Club Hills. 160 more words


Sheriff Will Look Into Lansing Officer's Scuffle With Black Teen

(CBS) — The Cook County Sheriff’s office will look further into an incident when an off-duty white police officer in Lansing was videotaped pinning a black teenager on the ground. 187 more words