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Sheriff: Man Tried To Abduct Boy In Northwest Suburbs

(CBS) – Cook County police are on the hunt for a suspect who reportedly tried to abduct a boy in unincorporated Des Plaines Monday morning. 83 more words


Sheriff Releases Videos Of Excessive Force Against Cook County Jail Inmates

CHICAGO (CBS) — Inmates being dragged, manhandled, and forced to the ground; Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart has released six videos showing deputies using excessive force, saying the public has the right to know. 322 more words


CPD, Sheriff's Officers To Increase Coordinated Efforts To Target Gangs

CHICAGO (CBS) — Amid a spike in shootings and homicides to start the new year, the Chicago Police Department has forged a new partnership with the Cook County Sheriff’s office to target gang violence that affects both the city and suburbs. 372 more words


Former Cook County Sheriff’s Deputy Pleads Guilty To Drug Rip-Off

CHICAGO (STMW) — A former Cook County sheriff’s police officer admitted in federal court Wednesday that he stole marijuana from a man he believed to be a drug dealer so that he could later sell the drugs for profit. 215 more words


Chicago Woman Set Up Prostitute In Hotel Room: Sheriff's Office

(STMW) — A 27-year-old woman appeared in court Thursday after being charged with promoting prostitution through an ad on Backpage.com.

An undercover police officer responded to the advertisement in the dating section of online classified ad site, an ad that appeared to be soliciting prostitution, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office. 93 more words


2 Dead, 1 Seriously Ill, 4 Officers Hurt Following 'Hazmat' Call In Northwest Suburbs

(CBS) – Two men died, one woman was critically injured, and four Cook County Sheriff’s police officers were hospitalized Thursday afternoon, after a hazardous materials situation in a townhouse near northwest suburban Des Plaines. 252 more words