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Police Find 4,000 Pounds Of Fireworks In Home

(STMW) — More than 4,000 pounds of fireworks were seized Wednesday at a home in unincorporated Cook County near southwest suburban Lemont.

Sheriff’s police responded about 9:15 a.m. 158 more words

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Former Correctional Officer Suing Sheriff Dart Over 2015 Firing

CHICAGO (CBS) — A former Cook County correctional officer has filed a lawsuit against Sheriff Tom Dart, alleging he was “illegally fired” by an “unlawful merit board.” 186 more words

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Sheriff's Officers Scanning Des Plaines for Cameron Sanders

A Cook County Sheriff’s officer looks over a bridge spanning the Des Plaines River at 31st Street on May 17. | Bob Uphues/Wednesday Journal 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 || By Michael Romain || … 286 more words

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Fourth Day Of Search Underway For Teen Missing In Des Plaines River

CHICAGO (CBS) — The search for a missing teen who went for a swim in the Des Plaines River has entered its fourth day, as the Cook County Sheriff’s office has taken over the effort to find the boy. 232 more words

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Dart Slams Wisconsin Officials For Response To Runaway Foster Child

CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart blasted Wisconsin child welfare authorities for refusing to pick up a runaway foster child arrested last week in Chicago. 218 more words

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'Significant Discipline' Expected From Sheriff's Timesheet Fraud Probe

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Cook County Sheriff’s office said “significant discipline” is expected in the next week or so, when it wraps up the first part of a lengthy investigation into allegations of timesheet fraud by deputies and supervisors. 205 more words

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Jail Job Offer "On Hold" For Wife Of Cop In Laquan McDonald Killing

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Cook County Sheriff’s office said it has not revoked a job offer to the wife of indicted Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, but only put the hiring on hold to make sure it’s a safe fit. 442 more words

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