Sheriffs who are charged with operating county jails around the state say IDOC’s decision puts more stain on county resources and personnel.
The Illinois Department of Corrections said COVID-19 outbreaks at several facilities have caused it to temporarily stop taking inmates from county jails.
Charleston K-9 Officer Kolbi Kraft met Marlene Rittmanic while interning at the Bradley Police Department.
“It shows the family that we’re all in this together,” said Decatur Deputy Chief Ed Hurst.
The investigation was revealed in a response to Freedom of Information Act requests filed by the Herald & Review.
Authorities are searching for two people believed to have been involved in the fatal shooting of one police officer and wounding of another at a northern Illinois hotel.
Members of Decatur's law enforcement still haven't shaved their beards
In Blount County, Alabama, police found as many as 400 FedEx packages dumped in a ravine.
Hundreds of FedEx packages were discovered discarded in a ravine Wednesday in Blount County, Alabama, some 40 miles northeast of Birmingham, a…
She was 18 at the time of her death and from Rockford, Illinois.
Those uncomfortable with Buffett's ascension in law enforcement and those who have accused Buffett of buying his way into the career are now armed with a "told ya so."
Pursuit began in Warrensburg, ends in Decatur
“Many of us, including myself, thought that the waiver and the 705 certificate were equivalent. Unfortunately, that is not the case."
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The director of the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board was fired this fall after an investigation found that he improperly issued a law enforcement certificate to an unqualified local philanthropist who's also the son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, according to a report released Wednesday.
Authorities in Will County tried to stop a man from injuring his 70-year-old grandfather during a Saturday afternoon call but the 21-year-old carried out his threat, fatally attacking his relative and prompting sheriff’s deputies to fatally shoot the younger man, officials said.
Corey Walker plans to honor his late uncle and the first African-American sheriff elected in the state of Illinois, Roger E. Walker Jr., with a mural.
A Decatur man who was wanted for a robbery in 2019 had to be shot with a stun gun after resisting arrest and attempting to disarm an officer Monday night.
A patrol sergeant heard roughly a dozen gunshots after 12:30 a.m. in Joliet, which is about 45 miles southwest of Chicago, according to the Will County Sheriff's Office. The sergeant went to a home and found more than 100 people fleeing a party.
Caution: This video, released by Illinois State Police, contains graphic content and may be upsetting to some viewers.