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Sheriff’s Office Uncovers Gun Stash House

Sheriff’s Office Uncovers Gun Stash House

While on patrol and conducting compliance checks in Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood, Sheriff's police discovered a gun stash house with a cache of weapons, including two stolen shotguns. On Jan. 9, Sheriff’s officers were checking on the status of a person being...

Sheriff Dart Receives Public Official of the Year Honor

COOK COUNTY, IL – Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart will be honored tonight as one of Governing Magazine’s public officials of the year for setting a new standard on what a jail can accomplish. Sheriff Dart’s focus on rehabilitation while individuals in custody are...

Sheriff launches Awareness Initiative on Opioid Crisis

COOK COUNTY, IL – Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart launched an awareness campaign on social media today, aiming to shed light on the devastating opioid crisis while giving the public a better understanding of its victims and tools to help those in need. The...