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Man in Jail Custody, Fiancé Charged in Murder for Hire Plot

Man in Jail Custody, Fiancé Charged in Murder for Hire Plot

COOK COUNTY, IL – A man in custody at Cook County Jail and his fiancé have been charged after an undercover Sheriff’s Office investigation found that they had sought to hire someone to kill a witness in the man’s current murder case, Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced...

Sheriff Dart Pushes Fix to Ammunition Loophole

Sheriff Dart Pushes Fix to Ammunition Loophole

COOK COUNTY, IL – Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart today urged lawmakers to finally close a loophole that allows thousands of individuals with revoked gun permits to still buy ammunition. “A gun is only dangerous if it is loaded. Right now, there are thousands of...

Harvey Man Charged with Home Invasion

Harvey Man Charged with Home Invasion

COOK COUNTY, IL –  A Harvey man has been charged with home invasion after a Cook County Sheriff’s Police investigation found he broke into a woman’s home and physically assaulted her, Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced today. At approximately 1:45 a.m. on May 27,...