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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Sheriff Curran Commissions Survey on Opioid and Substance Use Disorders among LC Jail Inmates

Sheriff Mark Curran and Lake County Jail Administration are working with Lake Forest Graduate School of Management to better understand and address the initial causes of opioid and substance use disorder.According to a 2010 report from The National Center...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Sheriff’s Deputies Utilize Crisis Intervention Skills to De-Escalate Armed Situation

On February 21, 2018, at approximately 10:20AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a residence in the 23100 block of West Lake Shore Drive, Antioch Township, for a report of an ‘unwanted subject.’  Whe...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Innovative Justice Reform Program Seeing Promising Results

In February of 2016, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office joined the Safety and Justice Challenge to test innovative criminal justice reforms.  Lake County was chosen to receive a grant from the Safety and Justice Challenge, supported by th...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Fatal Fremont Township Crash

On February 20, 2018, at approximately 12:40AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to North Fairfield Road north of Route 176, Fremont Township, for a traffic crash with injuries.  When sheriff’s deputies arrived they fo...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: February 19, 2018

If you See Something, Say Something!

Sheriff Mark Curran urges the community, ‘If You See Something, Say Something!’  Tips and information from the community often aid law enforcement in identifying potential threats, problems, concerns, or issues.  Memb...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Sheriff Curran Invites Residents to Participate in Citizen Police Academy

2018 Sheriffs Citizen Police Academy

Lake County Sheriff Mark C. Curran, Jr. is inviting residents to participate in the Sheriff’s upcoming Citizen Police Academy. The Citizen Police Academy course begins March 8, 2018, and runs through May 17, 2018. The opportunity to see first-ha...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Lake County Sheriff Announces Illinois Sheriff's Association Scholarship

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Sheriff Mark Curran announced the Illinois Sheriff's Association will be awarding a $500 college scholarship to a Lake County, Illinois student seeking to pursue higher education during the 2018-2019 academic year. Scholarship funds are to be applied to t...

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