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Statement From State’s Attorney Berlin Regarding Naperville Police Officer-Involved Shooting of Male Armed with Hatchet

“Every case involving the use of deadly force by a police officer, whether on or off duty, must be carefully and thoroughly investigated. Such scrutiny is required to ensure the protection of the civil rights […]

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Officials Oppose End of Cash Bail; But Pritzker Says End of Cash Bail Prevents Low Level Criminals from Sitting in Jail For Months

By Andrew Hensel | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Gov. J.B. Pritzker is defending the SAFE-T Act despite criticisms from law enforcement statewide that it will make Illinois less safe. The Safety, Accountability, […]

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San Mateo, California Sheriff Orders Raid on Indiana Batmobile Company for Failed Delivery of Batmobile Replica

Holy political favors, Batman! That’s the allegation against San Mateo County Sheriff Carlos Bolanos for sending a four-man investigative team across the country last week, to raid the garage that builds Batmobiles. YouTube Tips ⓘ […]

Jennifer Stroud sentenced to eight years for involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment of her son (SOURCE: Lake County State's Attorney's Office)
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Woman Sentenced to 8 Years for Involuntary Manslaughter of Her Child, Age 11; Didn’t Give Medication to Prevent Heart Transplant Rejection

A Lake County Judge sentenced a Park City woman to eight years for involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment of her own child on Thursday, July 21, 2022. The sentence is to be served at 50% […]

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Lake County Sheriff Releases Tobacco Compliance Checks; Six Businesses Failed Compliance Check

In the month of May 2022, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office concluded the second-round of 2022 tobacco compliance checks. The checks were conducted at businesses which sell tobacco/nicotine products throughout Lake County. The compliance checks […]

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Update on Investigation into the Murder of Laquan McDonald: No Successive Prosecution of Former Police Officer Jason Van Dyke

CHICAGO — On April 13, 2015, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced a joint federal and state investigation into the Oct. 20, 2014, fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. On Nov. […]

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Social Media Victims Law Center Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Facebook Parent Company and Snap, Inc

Social Media Victims Law Center Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Meta Platforms, Inc. and Snap, Inc. in Suicide of 17-Year-Old Christopher J. Dawley MILWAUKEE – April 12, 2022 – Social Media Victims Law Center (SMVLC), […]