1. Man Overdoses While Driving Car

    On July 25, 2017 at approximately 1:20AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Route 41 and Stearns School Road, unincorporated Gurnee, for a report of a reckless driver. Read on...
  2. Critical Beach Park Traffic Crash

    On July 23, 2017 at approximately 7:10PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to West Everett Street and Cornell Road, Beach Park, for a bicyclist struck by a vehicle. Read on...
  3. Man Apprehended After Stabbing Roommate

    On July 13, 2017 at approximately 8:40PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 36600 block of North James Drive, unincorporated Lake Villa, for a stabbing. A 38 year-old man who was stabbed several times on the head, neck, face, and arms. Read on...
  4. Lake County Jail Officers Save Man Attempting Suicide

    On July 11, 2017 at approximately 12:00PM, Lake County Corrections Officers Manuel Duarte and Timothy Solomon saved the life of an inmate attempting suicide. Read on...
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Countywide #DropItAndDrive Campaign June 1 Through Labor Day Weekend


The Lake County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with the Lake County Chiefs of Police Association and local police departments in a countywide #DropItAndDrive traffic safety campaign during the "100 deadliest days" of teen driving. The Lake County Department of Transportation and AAA are also partnering with law enforcement during the campaign.

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