CHICAGO (CBS) – Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart has criticized Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget cuts, saying the governor’s fiscal plan will end up costing the state a lot more money in the long run, and needlessly send more people to jail. 248 more words
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Talk about some expensive guacamole!
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says they seized about 2,000 pounds worth of marijuana worth about $10 million bucks!
But it’s not like the stuff was out in the open, it was found inside a shipment of avocado pulp! 54 more words
(STMW) – Authorities found more than $10 million worth of marijuana last week, hidden in a shipment of frozen avocado pulp at a west suburban cold storage facility. 155 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) – Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart has begun pushing a new effort to get inmates charged with small-time non-violent crimes out from behind bars more quickly. 203 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) – Video links might become an option for visiting inmates at the Cook County Jail.
The Cook County Sheriff’s office said it is exploring use of so-called “visitation technology,” which would provide friends and family another option for communicating with inmates, by allowing them to visit remotely via computer. 107 more words
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart joined the program today to discuss a recent sex trafficking sting that resulted in the arrest of hundreds of people involved. 33 more words
CHICAGO (STMW) – The Cook County Sheriff’s Police told them they were coming.
The agency took an ad out on Backpage.com and warned it was “investigating and arresting” human sex traffickers and those who enable them by answering escort ads. 334 more words