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Northwest Herald
Law requires swift treatment for mentally ill jail inmatesCHICAGO – Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart is applauding a new law that shortens de
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
CHICAGO – Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart is applauding a new law that shortens delays for transferring mentally ill jail inmates to needed treatment. Backlogs have left those who have court-ordered mental health treatment waiting in jail. Legislation... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Teen on Electronic Monitoring Sexually Assaulted Woman: Suitfor the first time in years. It pointed to more inmates being released on elect
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
for the first time in years. It pointed to more inmates being released on electronic monitoring. In a statement, Sheriff Tom Dart said the move helped reduce jail costs and save the county money. However, the 15-year-old accused in the assault... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Ford Heights gets baseball field, first ever in town’s historya field. “What else were you going to do? To do nothing was not an option," sa
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
a field. “What else were you going to do? To do nothing was not an option," said Green. He enlisted the help of Sheriff Tom Dart, business leaders and the cubs and major league pitcher, Jason Hammel. “What Coach Kirb did was gather the kids,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Cardinal Cupich on Chicago violence: 7 takeawaysare a lot of people who are suffering from mental health issues that are not be
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
are a lot of people who are suffering from mental health issues that are not being addressed. As (Cook County Sheriff Tom) Dart says, 'Cook County Jail is filled with people who have psychological issues that need some help.' And we're cutting... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Politicians to pay, literally, for tax-happy clichesthey don't pay, then the politician should go directly to the Cook County Jail
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
they don't pay, then the politician should go directly to the Cook County Jail and sit there, waiting for Sherriff Tom Dart to feed them cold gruel. "$20k each time one says, 'If it saves one life, it's worth it,' " says reader P.J.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
More than 1,000 nabbed in nationwide sex trafficking sting, 141 in Cook Countyin Lansing; 18 in Matteson; eight in Rosemont; five in Arlington Heights; and 1
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
in Lansing; 18 in Matteson; eight in Rosemont; five in Arlington Heights; and 19 in Lake County, officials said. Sheriff Tom Dart said in the release that his office would ask the Cook County Board to pass an ordinance to create a public database... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Sheriff Tom Dart, Minnesota police shooting, the nation’s first opioid court, the return of the Cook County soda tax and a Michael Jackson lawsuit.× This week, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart joins Christina and Rich to discuss
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
× This week, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart joins Christina and Rich to discuss assisting individuals... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Local law enforcement pushes wealth-based bailsCHICAGO -- Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart and other law enforcement officials say
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
CHICAGO -- Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart and other law enforcement officials say bails are set too high for many crime suspects. They asking the Illinois Supreme Court to force lower courts to issue wealth-based bails. Every day up to 200 people who... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Will Emanuel keep his police board president despite her criticisms?available. Perhaps he will veto the school funding formula bill? *A group of C
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
available. Perhaps he will veto the school funding formula bill? *A group of Cook County officials including Sheriff Tom Dart, Circuit Clerk Dorothy Brown and Commissioner Jesús “Chuy” García will hold a downtown news conference about a memo... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 20 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago gives departing inmates overdose-reversing drug naloxoneAP file photo Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows naloxone, an overdose-reversin
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 days ago
AP file photo Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows naloxone, an overdose-reversing nasal spray drug, June 14 at the sheriff's office at Cook County Jail, the largest single-site jail in the U.S. The facility has joined the growing number of jails to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Chicago gives departing inmates overdose-reversing drug naloxoneAP file photo Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows naloxone, an overdose-reversin
Daily Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
AP file photo Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows naloxone, an overdose-reversing nasal spray drug, June 14 at the sheriff's office at Cook County Jail, the largest single-site jail in the U.S. The facility has joined the growing number of jails to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Chicago giving departing inmates drug antidotealmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, says addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Some prisoners leaving jail armed with overdose kitsalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Chicago gives departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Chicago gives departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 21 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 21 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Giving Departing Inmates Overdose-Reversing Drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
FOX Carolina / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugIn this June 14, 2017, photo, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows Naloxone, an o
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 22 days ago
In this June 14, 2017, photo, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows Naloxone, an overdose-reveal nasal spray drug at the sheriff’s office in Cook County Jail, the largest single site jail in the United States, has joined the growing number of jails to... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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ABC Montana
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
ABC Montana / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country’s law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, says addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KHQ Spokane / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
The New Canaan News / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KTVN Reno / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, says addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KTVN Reno / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WALB Albany
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Chicago giving departing inmates overdose-reversing drugalmost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the c
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
almost immediately and are identical to those used by officers in many of the country's law enforcement agencies. Sheriff Tom Dart, whose office runs the jail, said addicts are most at-risk of fatally overdosing in the two weeks after getting out... Read more
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