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July 6, 2020

Jail Population: 8,059 – Behind the Walls: 4,728 – Community Corrections: 3,331


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Update on COVID-19 Cases at Cook County Jail

March 27, 2020

As part of its ongoing effort to inform the public of the measures being taken to combat the spread of COVID-19 within the Cook County Department of Corrections (DOC), the Cook County Sheriff’s Office will provide regular updates on the number of detainees who have been co... [Read More]