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Bureau County Republican
Bureau woman pleads guilty to heroin deliveryPRINCETON — Tina L. Hepner, 47, of Bureau was sentenced to three years in the I
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
PRINCETON — Tina L. Hepner, 47, of Bureau was sentenced to three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections by Associate Circuit Judge C.J. Hollerich after pleading guilty on Oct. 17 to the Class 2 felony of unlawful delivery of a controlled... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Man gets prison time for high-speed chase with policeHowever, the judge also agreed to recommend Miller for the Illinois Department
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 4 days ago
However, the judge also agreed to recommend Miller for the Illinois Department of Corrections' Impact Incarceration Program, sometimes called a prison boot camp. Prisoners who complete the program can be released early but a judge's recommendation is... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Man arrested in latest Newburgh murderCook, 59, charging him with murder and as being a fugitive from justice. The fu
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 6 days ago
Cook, 59, charging him with murder and as being a fugitive from justice. The fugitive warrant, dated August, is from the Illinois Department of Corrections. Cook was being held on the murder charge. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017arrest warrant; taken to Whiteside County Jail. Lee County Sheriff Brittany D
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
arrest warrant; taken to Whiteside County Jail. Lee County Sheriff Brittany D. Vyas, 23, of Amboy; 1:35 p.m. Friday; Illinois Department of Corrections warrant; posted bond. Joseph R. Diehl, 23, of Oregon; 12:05 a.m. Saturday; driving under... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Man wanted in Illinois charged with killing upstate NY womanManhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitiv
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Manhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitive from justice stemming from a warrant issued by the Illinois Department of Corrections in August. It wasn't clear if cook has an attorney prior to his arraignment Mond... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Man wanted in Illinois charged with killing upstate NY womanManhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitiv
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
Manhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitive from justice stemming from a warrant issued by the Illinois Department of Corrections in August. It wasn't clear if cook has an attorney prior to his arraignment Mond... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Man wanted in Illinois charged with killing upstate NY womanManhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitiv
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
Manhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitive from justice stemmig from a warrant issued by the Illinois Department of Corrections in August. It wasn’t clear if cook has an attorney prior to his arraignment Mon... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Man arrested in connection with latest Newburgh murderCook. He was charged with murder and as being a fugitive from justice stemming
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 7 days ago
Cook. He was charged with murder and as being a fugitive from justice stemming from an open warrant dated August from the Illinois Department of Corrections. Cook was being held on the murder charge. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man wanted in Illinois charged with killing upstate NY womanManhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitiv
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Manhattan. Cook was charged with second-degree murder and with being a fugitive from justice stemming from a warrant issued by the Illinois Department of Corrections in August. It wasn't clear if cook has an attorney prior to his arraignment Mond... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Part of Illinois roadway named in honor of Illinois' first black sheriffE. Walker Jr. Memorial Road.” Walker was elected Macon County Sheriff in 1998.
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
E. Walker Jr. Memorial Road.” Walker was elected Macon County Sheriff in 1998. He later spent 5 years as director of the Illinois Department of Corrections. Walker died in 2012 at age 63. The Black Chamber of Commerce of Illinois and Greater... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois roadway named in honor of state's 1st black sheriffwas elected Macon County Sheriff in 1998. He served for 30 years and later spen
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
was elected Macon County Sheriff in 1998. He served for 30 years and later spent five years as director of the Illinois Department of Corrections. Walker died in 2012 at age 63. The Black Chamber of Commerce of Illinois and Greater... Read more
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Northwest Herald
New Lenox man pleads guilty to 2012 DUI crash that led to death of childa news release from McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally. Leonard
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
a news release from McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally. Leonardo R. Martinez faces three to 14 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections unless the court determines there are “extraordinary circumstances” that require a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentCouncil 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
Council 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar year to a projected 819. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Union: Inmate assaults on officers up 51%turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentcorrections officers says inmate attacks on state employees have increased 51 p
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
corrections officers says inmate attacks on state employees have increased 51 percent since 2015. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults.” Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Prison-Inmate Assaults on Officers Up 51 Percent: Unionturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
NBC Chicago / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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My Suburban Life
No update on 'Chicago Ripper Crew' member's release[Photo provided by Illinois Department of Corrections] Kokoraleis was convicte
My Suburban Life / Posted 10 days ago
[Photo provided by Illinois Department of Corrections] Kokoraleis was convicted of the May 15, 1982, murder of Lorraine "Lorry" Ann Borowski, 21, of Elmhurst, after her abduction near a former location of RE/MAX at Route 83 and St. Charles Road in... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Austin sex assault stopped by victim’s phone ringing, police saysaid. Nearby schools said they just found out about the incident and plan to t
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 10 days ago
said. Nearby schools said they just found out about the incident and plan to tell parents what happened. According to the Illinois Department of Corrections, dozens of sex offenders live in the area—five of them are just a few blocks from the... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentcorrections officers says inmate attacks on state employees have increased 51 p
Rapid City Journal / Posted 10 days ago
corrections officers says inmate attacks on state employees have increased 51 percent since 2015. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentcorrections officers says inmate attacks on state employees have increased 51 p
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 10 days ago
corrections officers says inmate attacks on state employees have increased 51 percent since 2015. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
The New Canaan News / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentturmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur w
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
turmoil, the physical trauma and even the permanent disability that can occur when staff is subject to violent assaults." Illinois Department of Corrections Director John Baldwin, meeting later with reporters, rejected AFSCME declarations that... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on Illinois jail guards up 51 percentCouncil 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Council 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar year to a projected 819. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentCouncil 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar
The Register Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
Council 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar year to a projected 819. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Judge cuts bail for Elburn man charged with sex abuse of a childof the most serious offense, Herra faces a sentence of probation or between thr
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
of the most serious offense, Herra faces a sentence of probation or between three and seven years’ imprisonment in the Illinois Department of Corrections. In addition to the prison term, Herra would have to register for life as a sexual... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Union: Prison-inmate assaults on officers up 51 percentCouncil 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Council 31 said Thursday that assaults increased from 541 in the 2015 calendar year to a projected 819. AFSCME says the Illinois Department of Corrections is reclassifying violent inmates to lower security levels to save money. Those inmates are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Schaumburg woman to ask Rauner to void her sentence in death of disabled daughterLiltz is not directly involved in it, a class action lawsuit was filed this yea
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Liltz is not directly involved in it, a class action lawsuit was filed this year in federal court, alleging that the Illinois Department of Corrections does not provide adequate medical care to seriously ill inmates. The department has... Read more
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Daily Herald
Court declines to hear appeal in case over daughter's deathdaughter. The court last week declined to hear an appeal of the sentence for 5
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
daughter. The court last week declined to hear an appeal of the sentence for 57-year-old Bonnie Liltz. She argues that the Illinois Department of Corrections cannot properly care for her because she has life-threatening medical issues. The... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Alton woman fights off burglar with baseball batoff a burglar with a baseball bat. Police say 29-year-old Blake Ennis was alrea
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
off a burglar with a baseball bat. Police say 29-year-old Blake Ennis was already on parole for burglary through the Illinois Department of Corrections when he broke in to Rikki Green's home Monday, October 9, 2017. Now, he's off the streets... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
IL man to serve 3 years in prison on sexual abuse chargeState's Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced that Jeremy McCormick of Mill Creek
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 days ago
State's Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds announced that Jeremy McCormick of Mill Creek has been sentenced to three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. He will serve two years of mandatory supervised release and must register as a ex... Read more
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The Telegraph
Judge denies child rapist’s attempt to withdraw guilty pleato file motions, the state’s offer of 14 years could be withdrawn. Donnelly ap
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
to file motions, the state’s offer of 14 years could be withdrawn. Donnelly appeared in court under guard from the Illinois Department of Corrections’ Big Muddy Corrections Center. The judge ordered him back to prison, pending any further... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man sentenced to 8 years in IL Dept. of Corrections on felony drug chargesMichael C. Carr the State's Attorney for Jackson County, Il announced that Neal
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
Michael C. Carr the State's Attorney for Jackson County, Il announced that Neal was sentenced to serve eight years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. He was sentenced for delivering heroin and fentanyl to a confidential source working... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Area law officers arrest West Adams gunfire suspectto arrest Johnson at a residence at 408 S. Washington St. in Kewanee. He was th
McDonough County Voice / Posted 19 days ago
to arrest Johnson at a residence at 408 S. Washington St. in Kewanee. He was then taken to Henry County Jail. According to Illinois Department of Corrections online records, Johnson was admitted to the Pinckneyville Correctional Center on April 20... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rauner praised for passing gender-sensitive approach to women inmatesthan men, and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos is director of the
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
than men, and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos is director of the Women’s Justice Initiative and former Illinois Department of Corrections assistant director. She says after the report the Rauner administration began a 5-day... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Rauner OKs gender-sensitive approach to women inmatesthan men, and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos is director of the
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 days ago
than men, and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos is director of the Women’s Justice Initiative and former Illinois Department of Corrections assistant director. She said after the report the Rauner administration began a five-day... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Rauner OKs gender-sensitive approach to women inmatesthan men, and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos is director of the
Daily Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
than men, and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos is director of the Women’s Justice Initiative and former Illinois Department of Corrections assistant director. She said after the report the Rauner administration began a five-day... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Rauner OKs gender-sensitive approach to women inmatesand longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos (BEH'-nohs) is director of t
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
and longer-than-necessary sentences. Deanne Benos (BEH'-nohs) is director of the Women's Justice Initiative and former Illinois Department of Corrections assistant director. She says after the report the Rauner administration began a five-day... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2017County Jail and given notice to appear in court. Lee County Sheriff Robert A.
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
County Jail and given notice to appear in court. Lee County Sheriff Robert A. Moberg, 49, of Dixon; 7:54 p.m. Saturday; Illinois Department of Corrections warrant; held at Lee County Jail. Jason A. Rudkin, 39, of Dixon; 8:42 a.m. Saturday;... Read more
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Lake County Journal
10 wanted felons arrested in September in Lake CountyIllinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zach
Lake County Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Illinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zachary Schulmeister, 19, of the 36300 block of North Wesley Road, Ingleside, Thursday at his residence, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. Schulmeister... Read more
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Northwest Herald
10 wanted felons arrested in September in Lake CountyIllinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zach
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Illinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zachary Schulmeister, 19, of the 36300 block of North Wesley Road, Ingleside, Thursday at his residence, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. Schulmeister... Read more
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Lake County Journal
10 wanted felons arrested in Lake County last monthIllinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zach
Lake County Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Illinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zachary Schulmeister, 19, of the 36300 block of North Wesley Road, Ingleside, Thursday at his residence, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. Schulmeister... Read more
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Northwest Herald
10 wanted felons arrested in Lake County last monthIllinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zach
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Illinois Department of Corrections officers assisted deputies in arresting Zachary Schulmeister, 19, of the 36300 block of North Wesley Road, Ingleside, Thursday at his residence, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. Schulmeister... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Man gets 21 years for shooting in busy neighborhooda residential neighborhood. Vermilion County Circuit Judge Tom O'Shaughnessy s
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
a residential neighborhood. Vermilion County Circuit Judge Tom O'Shaughnessy sentenced Antwanne M. Hall to 21 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Hall was credited with already having served 477 days behind bars. He must serve 85... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Illinois officials deny release for parole-eligible killerThis undated photo provided by the Illinois Department of Corrections shows Tho
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 23 days ago
This undated photo provided by the Illinois Department of Corrections shows Thomas Kokoraleis. Illinois authorities refused Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, to release Kokoraleis, a parole-eligible convicted murderer who is suspected of being part of the... Read more
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