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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Sheriff Curran Reminds Motorists to Drive Sober and Buckle Up This Halloween Season

Sheriff Mark Curran announced the Lake County Sheriff’s Office is conducting Halloween traffic safety patrols beginning Friday, October 26 and running through Thursday, November 1, 2018.  Funding for this traffic safety campaign is made...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Man Apprehended Following June Shooting in Zion

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On October 16, 2018, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service – Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF), apprehended Rahsaan R. Carr, 42, of the 1500 block of Park Aven...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Lake County Sheriff’s Office Earns Triple Crown

Waukegan, IL – Sheriff Mark Curran is pleased to announce the Lake County Sheriff’s Office achieved “Triple Crown” status with the National Sheriff’s Association (NSA). According to the NSA, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office is “one of only 44 she...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Lake County Jail Introduces Tablet System for Inmate Use

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The Lake County Board has recently approved the Lake County Sheriff’s Office's two-year contract with Securus, a US Prison Technology Company, which will introduce tablets to the Lake County jail in early 2019 and eliminate funding fees for phon...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 13, 2018

Serious Lake Villa Township Traffic Crash

On October 13, 2018, at approximately 1:15AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 39200 block of Route 45, Lake Villa Township, for a traffic crash with injuries.  Deputies arrived and located a 2003 Dodge Caravan with...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 13, 2018

Deerfield Man Arrested for Indecent Solicitation of Young Teen

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On October 12, 2018, a Deerfield man was arrested for Indecent Solicitation of a Child.

Jeffrey R. Weiss, 59, of the 300 block of South Waukegan Road, Deerfield, communicated with who he believed was a 14-year-old boy on an electronic social networking app...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Sheriff Curran Announces Participation in DEA Drug Take Back On October 27, 2018

Drug Take Back Program - 10-27-18

Sheriff Mark Curran is encouraging the public to participate in the DEA Drug Take Back on Saturday, October 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Twice each year, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office partners with DEA on the national ‘Drug Take Back&...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 9, 2018

Jail Visitor Entrance Relocated

Effective today, due to the ongoing renovations at the Lake County Jail, the public entrance is being moved to the lobby of the Community Based Corrections Center (CBCC), 15 South Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, Waukegan.  The previous entrance at 20...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Collaborative Lake County Warrant Sweep Results in 22 Arrests

On October 3, 2018, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team in collaboration with the Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force, Lake County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigations Section, Lake County Sheriff’s Office...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Algonquin Man Arrested For Indecent Solicitation of Young Teen

Thomas Casey

On October 4, 2018, an Algonquin man was arrested for Indecent Solicitation of a Child.

Thomas C. Casey, 23, of the 1900 block of Cloverdale Lane, Algonquin, communicated with who he believed was a 14-year-old boy on an electronic social networking applica...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: September 21, 2018

Inmates on Modified Lockdown During Jail Elevator Renovation

In an effort to be transparent and inform the public about operational changes in the Jail, Lake County announces that the Jail is on a “Modified Lockdown” for the next several months until the completion of the Jail Elevator Moderniza...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: September 5, 2018

Sheriff's Office Kicks Off Veteran's Coat Drive with Local Law Enforcement

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The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the Veteran’s Assistance Commission, several local law enforcement agencies and many local high schools to collect coats and outerwear for the Lake County Law Enforcement Veteran's Co...

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Sheriff's Office News