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Orlando Sentinel
Carlton Palms to transition patients to smaller group homesabuse allegations from a March incident, two former employees of the facility h
Carlton Palms to transition patients to smaller group homes
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
abuse allegations from a March incident, two former employees of the facility have warrants for their arrests issued by the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Surveillance footage, subpoenaed from the facility by detectives, depicts Maurice Lorenza... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Cops: Florida couple that oversleep at hotel found with drugsthe Daily Commercial reports. The manager of the establishment opened the door
Cops: Florida couple that oversleep at hotel found with drugs
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
the Daily Commercial reports. The manager of the establishment opened the door for officers, who found the couple asleep. Lake County Sheriff's Office Police said the two were awakened and “appeared to be confused and had constricted pupils.”... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Orlando News, Weather, and Sportspresidential elections. One person was in custody after a woman was found shot
Orlando News, Weather, and Sports
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
presidential elections. One person was in custody after a woman was found shot to death in her Lake County home, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said. Dozens of people emptied their pockets Thursday night to help support employees of Pulse... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Man in custody after woman found dead in GrovelandGROVELAND, Fla. - A man is in custody after a woman was found dead from apparen
Man in custody after woman found dead in Groveland
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
GROVELAND, Fla. - A man is in custody after a woman was found dead from apparent gunshot wounds Thursday night. The Lake County Sheriff's Office said they received a call about a shooting at 11100 Mattioda Road in Groveland around 6:21 p.m. They... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man in custody after woman found fatally shot in Lake CountyA man is in custody after deputies found a woman shot to death near Groveland o
Man in custody after woman found fatally shot in Lake County
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
A man is in custody after deputies found a woman shot to death near Groveland on Thursday, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies responded at about 6:30 p.m. after a shooting was reported at a home in the 11000 block of Mattioda Road, said... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County sheriff's warningThe Lake County Sheriff's Office will host a "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" c
Lake County sheriff's warning
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The Lake County Sheriff's Office will host a "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" crackdown on drunken drivers during the Independence Day weekend. In a news release, the sheriff's office urged people to be safe while traveling for Fourth of July... Read more
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Daily Herald
Authorities: Wisconsin man hijacked car, led police on chase, with boy insideare very relieved the child was returned safely to the family," Lake County Und
Authorities: Wisconsin man hijacked car, led police on chase, with boy inside
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
are very relieved the child was returned safely to the family," Lake County Undersheriff Raymond Rose said Thursday. The Lake County Sheriff's Office received a call from police in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, about 2:10 a.m. Thursday with the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Two hurt in Newport Township crashCenter in Libertyville with serious injuries. The driver of the Volvo was taken
Two hurt in Newport Township crash
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Center in Libertyville with serious injuries. The driver of the Volvo was taken to Condell with nonlife threatening injuries. The crash is under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff's Office Technical Crash Investigations Unit, authorities... Read more
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Daily Herald
Three hurt, one critically, in crash near Waucondanorth on Fairfield Road when the Cadillac pulled in front of it, authorities sa
Three hurt, one critically, in crash near Wauconda
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
north on Fairfield Road when the Cadillac pulled in front of it, authorities said. The Hyundai struck the driver's side of the Cadillac. The crash remains under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff's Office Technical Crash Investigations... Read more
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NBC News
Fourth Body Found in California's Valley Fire, as Seven Now Dead in Blazesaftermath of a fire that has burned more than 118 square miles and destroyed ne
Fourth Body Found in California's Valley Fire, as Seven Now Dead in Blazes
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
aftermath of a fire that has burned more than 118 square miles and destroyed nearly 2,000 buildings, officials said. The Lake County Sheriff's Office said the discovery was made at around 6:30 p.m. local time (9:30 p.m. ET) on Tuesday in the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Millbrae: Utah man suspected of molesting girls throughout 21 yearsinvestigation, according to a news release by the San Mateo County Sheriff's Of
Millbrae: Utah man suspected of molesting girls throughout 21 years
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
investigation, according to a news release by the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. He was arrested in Utah by the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office. The reported sexual molestations happened in Millbrae between 1989 and 2006, police said. Five... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Cops: Florida men steal $16 in chicken, face $1,000 bondsChristopher Ludwig, right, on theft charges in separate cases involving chicken
Cops: Florida men steal $16 in chicken, face $1,000 bonds
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
Christopher Ludwig, right, on theft charges in separate cases involving chicken allegedly stolen from a grocery store. (Lake County Sheriff's Office)LEESBURG, Fla. — Two Florida man went to jail and face $1,000 bonds each after police said they... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida men steal $16 in chicken, face $1,000 bondsChristopher Ludwig, right, on theft charges in separate cases involving chicken
Florida men steal $16 in chicken, face $1,000 bonds
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
Christopher Ludwig, right, on theft charges in separate cases involving chicken allegedly stolen from a grocery store. (Lake County Sheriff's Office)LEESBURG, Fla. — Two Florida man went to jail and face $1,000 bonds each after police said they... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Cops: Florida men steal $16 in chicken, face $1,000 bonds54, put $5.27 worth of chicken tenders in his backpack while visiting the store
Cops: Florida men steal $16 in chicken, face $1,000 bonds
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 days ago
54, put $5.27 worth of chicken tenders in his backpack while visiting the store on Sunday, the Daily Commercial reports. Lake County Sheriff's Office The total of their $1,000 bonds each is “125 times greater than the amount of food they alleged... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban Chicago man charged with false hostage reportin a 911 call that someone had shot his mother and sister, and was holding his
Suburban Chicago man charged with false hostage report
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
in a 911 call that someone had shot his mother and sister, and was holding his father hostage. A Monday statement from the Lake County Sheriff's Office says 51-year-old Robert Bruckner of Beach Park is charged with disorderly conduct - a class-four... Read more
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Daily Herald
Round Lake Park, Lake Villa join Lake County gang task forceThat includes a provision by each department to designate officers to work with
Round Lake Park, Lake Villa join Lake County gang task force
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
That includes a provision by each department to designate officers to work with the task force, which is overseen by the Lake County Sheriff's office. "We know there is a constant gang presence regionally and this is an effective, smart approach... Read more
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Daily Herald
Beach Park man charged with making false report of hostage situationA Beach Park man was jailed after falsely reporting a hostage situation and sho
Beach Park man charged with making false report of hostage situation
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
A Beach Park man was jailed after falsely reporting a hostage situation and shootings at his house, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Robert Bruckner, 51, was charged with one count of disorderly conduct, a felony, in connection with a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Sheriff: Volo man facing domestic-related charges38, of the 1300 block of Viola Lane, is charged with three counts of domestic b
Sheriff: Volo man facing domestic-related charges
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
38, of the 1300 block of Viola Lane, is charged with three counts of domestic battery, according to a news release from the Lake County sheriff's office. About 10:35 p.m., deputies were called to Routhier's residence, where he is accused of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County deputies save Grayslake-area man from overdoselife almost lost to an opioid overdose, which is becoming all too common," Sher
Lake County deputies save Grayslake-area man from overdose
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
life almost lost to an opioid overdose, which is becoming all too common," Sheriff Mark Curran said in a news release. "The Lake County Sheriff's Office has saved the lives of more than 15 people overdosing on an opioid, but we need the community's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Body never recovered in Yellowstone deathcamper A body of a young man was discovered in a camper on Coombs Lane in Arle
Body never recovered in Yellowstone death
ABC Montana / Posted 18 days ago
camper A body of a young man was discovered in a camper on Coombs Lane in Arlee, resulting in a murder investigation. Lake County Sheriff's Office was notified June 2 and after sending the body to the Montana State Crime Lab believe to have... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Murder suspect turns self in; family claims there was ‘no reason’ for SWAT responsepolice only to turn himself in a few hours later. On Wednesday, 19-year-old Ke
Murder suspect turns self in; family claims there was ‘no reason’ for SWAT response
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 18 days ago
police only to turn himself in a few hours later. On Wednesday, 19-year-old Keison Kuykendall gave himself up to the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office. He was almost arrested earlier in morning at a relative's house in Midvale. "Mr. Kuykendall,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Sheriff: Body of 18-old man found in camper in Arleewarrants, at which point the suspects in the Warner's death will be identified.
Sheriff: Body of 18-old man found in camper in Arlee
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
warrants, at which point the suspects in the Warner's death will be identified. The following is a press release from the Lake County Sheriff's Office: "On the afternoon of June 2, 2016, the Lake County Sheriff's Office was notified of a deceased... Read more
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Daily Herald
Antioch Township woman died of natural causes before being bitten by family's dogsHe called 911 and said it appeared their two dogs attacked his grandmother, acc
Antioch Township woman died of natural causes before being bitten by family's dogs
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
He called 911 and said it appeared their two dogs attacked his grandmother, according to a news release Tuesday from the Lake County sheriff's office. Detectives who arrived a short time later determined the woman sustained numerous dog bites on... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County officials investigating whether dogs killed woman5:30 p.m. He called 911 and said it appeared their two dogs attacked his grandm
Lake County officials investigating whether dogs killed woman
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
5:30 p.m. He called 911 and said it appeared their two dogs attacked his grandmother, according to a news release from the Lake County sheriff's office. Detectives who arrived a short time later to their house on the 26000 block of West Channel... Read more
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Daily Herald
Longtime Wauconda fire board president remembered for his public serviceas an auxiliary officer with the Wauconda Police Department. He moved to the Ha
Longtime Wauconda fire board president remembered for his public service
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
as an auxiliary officer with the Wauconda Police Department. He moved to the Hawthorn Woods Police Department and to the Lake County sheriff's office, where he worked for 20 years. Bilisko spent much of his time in uniform working as a juvenile... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Man must stay off Internet, stay away from minors after pandering sexually-oriented matterCourtesy: Lake County Sheriff's Office MADISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Madison Townsh
Man must stay off Internet, stay away from minors after pandering sexually-oriented matter
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 22 days ago
Courtesy: Lake County Sheriff's Office MADISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Madison Township police arrested a 30-year-old man accused of pandering sexually-oriented matter involving a minor. They said Addison Fasula was previously convicted for a similar... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Player stunned after former Kearns football coach accused of murdering mother of twosaid. "He'd talk to you about personal things and how you're doing and how's yo
Player stunned after former Kearns football coach accused of murdering mother of two
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 23 days ago
said. "He'd talk to you about personal things and how you're doing and how's your life doing." According to the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office, Black went into Natalia Casagrande's home on Tuesday and brutally murdered her while her... Read more
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Daily Herald
Metra train strikes trailer near Libertyville, but no one hurt137 toward Route 45 when the empty trailer attached to the SUV broke loose, sai
Metra train strikes trailer near Libertyville, but no one hurt
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
137 toward Route 45 when the empty trailer attached to the SUV broke loose, said Det. Chris Covelli, a spokesman for the Lake County sheriff's office. The trailer rolled into a traffic light pole, continued through a grassy area and then stopped... Read more
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Daily Herald
2 charged in Lake Bluff-area burglaryMay 18 were apprehended Sunday thanks to an alert neighbor, authorities said We
2 charged in Lake Bluff-area burglary
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
May 18 were apprehended Sunday thanks to an alert neighbor, authorities said Wednesday. According to a news release by the Lake County sheriff's office, the neighbor reported seeing a suspicious vehicle being driven through the area around the time... Read more
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Daily Herald
Deadline passes with no school funding2700 block of Odlum Drive about 3:25 a.m. on Sunday. Full story.Sheriff release
Deadline passes with no school funding
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
2700 block of Odlum Drive about 3:25 a.m. on Sunday. Full story.Sheriff releases list of noncompliant sex offenders The Lake County sheriff's office on Tuesday released its latest list of noncompliant sex offenders in Lake County -- 15 men for... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County Sheriff releases list of noncompliant sex offendersThe Lake County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released its latest list of noncomp
Lake County Sheriff releases list of noncompliant sex offenders
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
The Lake County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released its latest list of noncompliant sex offenders in Lake County -- 15 men for whom authorities have active arrest warrants. Officials from the sheriff's office say registered sex offenders are... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County fundraiser recordThe Lake County Sheriff's Office reported that the 15th Annual Dunkin Donuts Co
Lake County fundraiser record
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
The Lake County Sheriff's Office reported that the 15th Annual Dunkin Donuts Cop on a Rooftop fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics, Illinois, raised a record amount. This year, deputies, reserve deputies, explorer post members and Special Olympics... Read more
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Northwest Herald
2 taken to hospital after Cary-area crashwoman and the 36-year-old man were transported to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospit
2 taken to hospital after Cary-area crash
Northwest Herald / Posted 28 days ago
woman and the 36-year-old man were transported to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington with injuries not considered life-threatening, Douglass added. The Lake County Sheriff's Office also responded to the scene, he said. – Allison Good... Read more
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Daily Herald
Girl hit by truck in Gages Lake still in criticalgirl hit by a pickup truck Friday afternoon in Gages Lake was in critical but s
Girl hit by truck in Gages Lake still in critical
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
girl hit by a pickup truck Friday afternoon in Gages Lake was in critical but stable condition Saturday, according to the Lake County sheriff's office. According to witnesses, the girl crossed against the traffic light on Gages Lake Road at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Girl critically hurt after being hit by truck in Gages Lakeshe was hit by a Chevrolet truck headed east on Gages Lake because the driver w
Girl critically hurt after being hit by truck in Gages Lake
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
she was hit by a Chevrolet truck headed east on Gages Lake because the driver was unable to avoid her, according to the Lake County sheriff's office. Deputies were called to the scene about 2:40 p.m. According to witnesses, the traffic light... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Wauconda man charged with marijuana DUI after Volo crash that killed Lake Zurich pedestrianwas driving under the influence of marijuana at the time of the crash. Stang s
Wauconda man charged with marijuana DUI after Volo crash that killed Lake Zurich pedestrian
Northwest Herald / Posted 30 days ago
was driving under the influence of marijuana at the time of the crash. Stang surrendered himself into the custody of the Lake County Sheriff's Office on Friday, police said. Police said Stang is being held in Lake County Jail on $100,000... Read more
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Daily Herald
Waconda man accused of being under influence of pot, charged in pedestrian deathLake County sheriff's Detective Christopher Covelli said additional charges are
Waconda man accused of being under influence of pot, charged in pedestrian death
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Lake County sheriff's Detective Christopher Covelli said additional charges are possible against Stang. Members of the Lake County Sheriff's Office Technical Crash Investigations Unit obtained the arrest warrant from a judge Thursday. Covelli... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man found dead in trailer fire, deputies saythe Four Corners area, deputies said. Deputies responded about 2:30 p.m. to th
Man found dead in trailer fire, deputies say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
the Four Corners area, deputies said. Deputies responded about 2:30 p.m. to the fire at the Thousand Trails RV Resort, Lake County Sheriff's Office spokesman Fred Jones said. The man's wife said he stayed home from work sick, Jones said. "She... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Florida worker arrested for slinging child from chairshown harming a small boy. "You can tell she was upset and disturbed by what s
Florida worker arrested for slinging child from chair
News 10 WILX / Posted 30 days ago
shown harming a small boy. "You can tell she was upset and disturbed by what she saw on film," said Sgt. Fred Jones of the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Belinda Greer is accused of pulling a 4-year-old from his chair and letting him sit and cry... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Wauconda man charged with DUI marijuana after fatal Volo crashwas driving under the influence of marijuana at the time of the crash. Stang s
Wauconda man charged with DUI marijuana after fatal Volo crash
Northwest Herald / Posted 30 days ago
was driving under the influence of marijuana at the time of the crash. Stang surrendered himself into the custody of the Lake County Sheriff's Office on Friday, police said. Police said Stang is being held in Lake County Jail on $100,000... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after crash, Fox Lake fire official sayswas wearing a helmet, added Connelly, who said he did not have any further iden
Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after crash, Fox Lake fire official says
Northwest Herald / Posted a month ago
was wearing a helmet, added Connelly, who said he did not have any further identifying information. He said both the Lake County Sheriff's Office and the Lakemoor Police Department responded to the scene. Lake County Sheriff's dispatchers... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Investigators: Florida day-care worker pulls chair from...reports. Surveillance video shows Greer reacting by rushing to the student and
Investigators: Florida day-care worker pulls chair from...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted a month ago
reports. Surveillance video shows Greer reacting by rushing to the student and pulling the chair out from beneath him. Lake County Sheriff's Office Investigators said the child “appears to strike his head on the chair” and remained on the... Read more
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