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Daily Herald
Crash victim was Waukegan residentGomez was extricated from the vehicle and taken to Vista Medical Center East in
Crash victim was Waukegan resident
Daily Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Gomez was extricated from the vehicle and taken to Vista Medical Center East in Waukegan, where she was pronounced dead a short time later. No other injuries were reported. The crash remains under investigation by the Lake County sheriff's o... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Fla. man's car swap during beer run was grand theft autoThomas told police that she left her Chrysler running while she went in the sto
Fla. man's car swap during beer run was grand theft auto
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 hours ago
Thomas told police that she left her Chrysler running while she went in the store and couldn't find it when she returned. Lake County Sheriff's Office Thomas’ car was found in an apartment complex parking lot with a pack of Natural Ice beer... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mundelein man dies near U of I; Arnold Palmer diesa suspect who repeatedly stabbed a man over the weekend during an altercation o
Mundelein man dies near U of I; Arnold Palmer dies
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
a suspect who repeatedly stabbed a man over the weekend during an altercation outside an Ingleside bar. According to the Lake County Sheriff's office, the stabbing occurred about 1:20 a.m. Saturday when a verbal argument turned physical in a... Read more
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Daily Herald
North Chicago woman killed when car strikes treetaken to Vista Medical Center East in Waukegan, where she was pronounced deceas
North Chicago woman killed when car strikes tree
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
taken to Vista Medical Center East in Waukegan, where she was pronounced deceased shortly after arriving. No other injuries were reported. The crash remains under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff's Office Technical Crash Investigations U... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man stabbed during fight outside Ingleside barfor a suspect who repeatedly stabbed a man early Saturday during an altercation
Man stabbed during fight outside Ingleside bar
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
for a suspect who repeatedly stabbed a man early Saturday during an altercation outside an Ingleside bar. According to the Lake County Sheriff's office, the stabbing occurred about 1:20 a.m. Saturday when a verbal argument turned physical in a... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Overheated kittens rescued from carCONCORD TOWNSHIP - Three kittens suffering from the heat were rescued from a lo
Overheated kittens rescued from car
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
CONCORD TOWNSHIP - Three kittens suffering from the heat were rescued from a locked car Friday morning. According to the Lake County Sheriff's Office, an anonymous caller reported three kittens left inside a vehicle parked at St. Gabriel Church on... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Woman charged under Goddard’s Law after 3 kittens left inside hot carErica Petro (Courtesy: Lake County Sheriff's Office) CONCORD TWP., Ohio– A wom
Woman charged under Goddard’s Law after 3 kittens left inside hot car
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
Erica Petro (Courtesy: Lake County Sheriff's Office) CONCORD TWP., Ohio– A woman has been charged under Goddard’s Law after three kittens were left inside of a hot car. According to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, on Friday just before noon, they... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Tip leads to car wanted in fatal shooting at WalmartThe Lake County Sheriff's Office said a tip led detectives to an abandoned home
Tip leads to car wanted in fatal shooting at Walmart
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
The Lake County Sheriff's Office said a tip led detectives to an abandoned home near Whitney and Veech roads, where the red Toyota Camry was discovered. Detectives said the car was seen leaving the Walmart in Fruitland Park on Monday after a man was... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Polson woman found safe in Billings after abductionBILLINGS, Mont. - The Lake County Sheriff's Office says 22-year-old Polson fema
Polson woman found safe in Billings after abduction
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
BILLINGS, Mont. - The Lake County Sheriff's Office says 22-year-old Polson female is safe after she was abducted in Missoula 11 days ago. Billings police arrested Terrance Tyrell Edwards in connection to the abduction. The Lake County Sheriff's... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman calls over ex-boyfriend and his wife,...reports. Police said Fulmore suspected that this was a trick, but went over to
Florida woman calls over ex-boyfriend and his wife,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
reports. Police said Fulmore suspected that this was a trick, but went over to the apartment with his wife in the car. Lake County Sheriff's Office Fulmore told police that he entered the apartment while Floyd went outside. The daughter told... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mount Prospect police to crosswalk vigilantes: Please stopnot sure if the sign counts as a criminal offense. The grammar, on the other ha
Mount Prospect police to crosswalk vigilantes: Please stop
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
not sure if the sign counts as a criminal offense. The grammar, on the other hand...Lake sheriff adds leaders The Lake County sheriff's office beefed up its leadership team in recent weeks with the hiring of a pair of longtime law... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman creates kidnapping story to see if...footage and saw Brooks leaving the property and walking toward a road in the ar
Florida woman creates kidnapping story to see if...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 days ago
footage and saw Brooks leaving the property and walking toward a road in the area she said she was abducted in. Lake County Sheriff's Office When they confronted her, Brooks admitted that she made the story up because she thought... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman cooks meth in laundry shedhave permission to use with deputies observing her returning to the original sh
Florida woman cooks meth in laundry shed
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
have permission to use with deputies observing her returning to the original shed, which was used as a laundry room. Lake County Sheriff's Office Deputies said she was leaning against a washer when they entered and she struggled with them... Read more
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Daily Record
Cops forced to use taser on schoolgirls to break up violent brawlit over to the fight, tried to break up the fight, gave several verbal commands
Cops forced to use taser on schoolgirls to break up violent brawl
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
it over to the fight, tried to break up the fight, gave several verbal commands to break up the fight," Fred Jones of the Lake County Sheriff's Office told local station WFTV. The brawl was caught on video Two officers raced to the scene to try... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Man's body found in wooded area in Eustis, officials sayThe Lake County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man's body was found
Man's body found in wooded area in Eustis, officials say
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
The Lake County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man's body was found Monday morning in a wooded area along County Road 44, officials said. The call came in around 9:10 a.m. According to fire personnel, a concerned citizen stopped by the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Death investigation underway after body found in Lake County woodsEUSTIS, Fla. - Lake County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was f
Death investigation underway after body found in Lake County woods
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
EUSTIS, Fla. - Lake County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was found in a wooded area along County Road 44 Monday morning. Deputies said a citizen stopped by the Lake County Fire Rescue station just after 9 a.m. Monday to tell... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Lake County patrol vehicles struck by passing vehicle, deputies sayLAKE COUNTY, Fla. - Authorities are investigating a deputy-involved crash Frida
Lake County patrol vehicles struck by passing vehicle, deputies say
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. - Authorities are investigating a deputy-involved crash Friday afternoon, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said. Two Lake County patrol units were helping a disabled motorist on U.S. 27 near Golden Eagle Boulevard when one of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Body found buried in shallow grave at missing 94-old man's homeA body was found buried in a shallow grave in the yard of a missing 94-year-old
Body found buried in shallow grave at missing 94-old man's home
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
A body was found buried in a shallow grave in the yard of a missing 94-year-old man's home Friday, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Deputies received an anonymous tip Thursday that a body was buried near a home on Parkcrest Drive. They... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Deputies investigate after human remains found in Eustisa body might be buried on the property. An investigation is underway in the 21
Deputies investigate after human remains found in Eustis
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
a body might be buried on the property. An investigation is underway in the 21000 block of Parkcrest Drive in Eustis. The Lake County Sheriff's Office said it received a tip that a body might be buried on the property, which led to detectives... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida man tells cops he has info on dead body, then...a week and visitation with an inmate, the Daily Commercial reports. Shepherd al
Florida man tells cops he has info on dead body, then...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 days ago
a week and visitation with an inmate, the Daily Commercial reports. Shepherd also wanted the deal in writing, police said. Lake County Sheriff's Office According to police, the detectives wrote out the agreement and signed it before passing it to... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Report finds flaws within Groveland Police DepartmentGROVELAND, Fla. - The Lake County Sheriff's Office released a 27-page report re
Report finds flaws within Groveland Police Department
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
GROVELAND, Fla. - The Lake County Sheriff's Office released a 27-page report reviewing the Groveland Police Department's policies after city council requested the investigation. Mayor Tim Loucks says they are taking the report very seriously and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man dies in house fire near Libertyvillepublicly identified died in the fire. An investigation into the fire continued
Man dies in house fire near Libertyville
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
publicly identified died in the fire. An investigation into the fire continued Thursday. Cloe said the fire department and Lake County sheriff's office are handling the investigation. Cloe said the fire in the two-story house was fully involved... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando police changes policy of officers shooting into moving vehiclesthe vehicle to crash and injure other members or innocent civilians," he wrote.
Orlando police changes policy of officers shooting into moving vehicles
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
the vehicle to crash and injure other members or innocent civilians," he wrote. Other Central Florida agencies such as the Lake County Sheriff's Office and Sanford Police Department have similar policies. The Seminole County Sheriff's Office has... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sanford man held on attempted murder charge attacked victim with machete, cops saya mostly-redacted probable cause affidavit. The affidavit is redacted because
Sanford man held on attempted murder charge attacked victim with machete, cops say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
a mostly-redacted probable cause affidavit. The affidavit is redacted because confessions are exempt from public record, a Lake County Sheriff's Office spokesman said. A motive for the attack is unclear, and the investigation is ongoing, Franquiz... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Lake County custodian accused of poisoning co-workergot a promotion instead of him, he retaliated. "It could have been very, very
Lake County custodian accused of poisoning co-worker
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
got a promotion instead of him, he retaliated. "It could have been very, very bad for her,” Sgt. Fred Jones, with the Lake County Sheriff's Office, said. "Her eyes were watery. It was obvious she was in distress.” The victim called for help... Read more
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Daily Herald
Person seriously injured after car trapped under semi-trailer in Long Grovedriver of the semi was not injured, officials said. Responders from Buffalo Gr
Person seriously injured after car trapped under semi-trailer in Long Grove
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
driver of the semi was not injured, officials said. Responders from Buffalo Grove, Lincolnshire-Riverwoods, Palatine and the Lake County Sheriff also were at the crash site. The crash is still being investigated by the Lake County Sheriff's Of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man in critical condition after early morning crashslamming into the rear of a semitrailer on Lake-Cook Road early Friday, authori
Man in critical condition after early morning crash
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
slamming into the rear of a semitrailer on Lake-Cook Road early Friday, authorities said. Det. Chris Covelli from the Lake County Sheriff's Office said the male was heading westbound on Lake-Cook in a Volkswagen Golf at 1:25 a.m. when he... Read more
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Daily Herald
Reestablishing Fox Lake Explorer post not in village reform planmisdemeanor charge and was sentenced to probation, restitution and gambling add
Reestablishing Fox Lake Explorer post not in village reform plan
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
misdemeanor charge and was sentenced to probation, restitution and gambling addiction counseling. Others, such as the Lake County sheriff's office, determined their programs were sound. "The business office conducted a financial audit... Read more
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Daily Herald
One year after Gliniewicz: Leaders recall how their lives changedwith the FBI and other federal agencies left him with a greater appreciation fo
One year after Gliniewicz: Leaders recall how their lives changed
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
with the FBI and other federal agencies left him with a greater appreciation for the work they do. He credited Lake County sheriff's office spokesman Detective Christopher Covelli for helping him navigate the media coverage.Anne... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Officer down': The death of Lt. Gliniewicz, one year laterExplorers program. She has pleaded not guilty and awaits trial.Melodie Gliniewi
'Officer down': The death of Lt. Gliniewicz, one year later
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Explorers program. She has pleaded not guilty and awaits trial.Melodie Gliniewicz, 51, of Antioch, is walked through the Lake County sheriff's office in handcuffs after being indicted Jan. 27, 2016. Gliniewicz is the widow of Fox Lake police Lt.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Nicasa Behavioral Health Services celebrates 50 yearsinnovation took place in 1996 when Nicasa opened a teen court program. Working
Nicasa Behavioral Health Services celebrates 50 years
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
innovation took place in 1996 when Nicasa opened a teen court program. Working with 17 police departments and the Lake County Sheriff's Office, the program is designed to give first-time youth offenders an opportunity to stay out of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Father tied up and held boys all night after girl screamed for helpup and kept in a man's house overnight, after one entered his daughter's room w
Father tied up and held boys all night after girl screamed for help
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
up and kept in a man's house overnight, after one entered his daughter's room with a knife, a document released by the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Offices said. According to the police document filed last week a young male went into Mohamed... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman attacks man after he declines having sexvictim said he “had to go to work later in the morning and was not in the mood,
Florida woman attacks man after he declines having sex
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 28 days ago
victim said he “had to go to work later in the morning and was not in the mood,” Smith allegedly kicked him out of bed. Lake County Sheriff's Office Deputies said the victim decided to sleep on the floor, but Smith kept asking whether or not he... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kennel owners agree to surrender dogs MISSOULA, Mont. - Lake County Sheriff's Office says more than 100 dogs are
Kennel owners agree to surrender dogs
KECI Missoula / Posted a month ago
MISSOULA, Mont. - Lake County Sheriff's Office says more than 100 dogs are being removed from a Charlo kennel whose owners were facing aggravated animal cruelty charges... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
10 arrested in Lake County jail drug smuggling schemedrill holes in the plexiglass windows in the jail's visitation area, letting vi
10 arrested in Lake County jail drug smuggling scheme
Orlando Sentinel / Posted a month ago
drill holes in the plexiglass windows in the jail's visitation area, letting visitors slip things through, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Other drugs were left in trash bags on the side of the road, where inmate work crews were... Read more
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Daily Herald
Our advice: Don't make the new Rosemont public safety officer angryto collect them. Fortunately, our reader didn't fall for it, but she understan
Our advice: Don't make the new Rosemont public safety officer angry
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
to collect them. Fortunately, our reader didn't fall for it, but she understands how some do.Thumbs-up Congrats to the Lake County Sheriff's Office, which last week accepted its first-place award in the 2015 Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin cleric pleads guilty to sex abusestandardized testing results released Thursday show. Full story.Waukegan man ch
Elgin cleric pleads guilty to sex abuse
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
standardized testing results released Thursday show. Full story.Waukegan man charged in Antioch-area overdose death The Lake County sheriff's office earlier this week charged Darrin S. Reed, 32, of the 600 block of North Martin Avenue in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Waukegan man charged in Antioch-area overdose deathAs part of a two-month operation aimed at taking heroin off the streets, the La
Waukegan man charged in Antioch-area overdose death
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
As part of a two-month operation aimed at taking heroin off the streets, the Lake County sheriff's office arrested a Waukegan resident for selling a 25-year-old man a fatal dose of the drug, police said in a news release. An arrest warrant for... Read more

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