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Two Charged in Ford Heights Armed Robbery

August 10, 2018

Two teens have been charged with armed robbery after a Cook County Sheriff’s Police investigation found they had robbed another man at an ATM in Ford Heights, Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced today. At approximately 8:55 a.m. on Aug. 8, two males approached a 39-year-old m... [Read More]

Sheriff Dart Launches Opioid Crisis Awareness Podcast

July 19, 2018

  COOK COUNTY, IL – Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart launched an opioid crisis awareness podcast today titled “Breaking Free: Dispatches from the Opioid Crisis.” The podcast aims to shed light on the devastating nature of opioid addiction and to give the public ... [Read More]