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Lake County Sheriff’s Office Reports Special Investigations Group Recorded Successful Three-Quarters in 2019

The Lake County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Group (formerly known as the Sheriff’s Gang Task Force) recorded a successful first three-quarters in 2019, seizing over $1,000,000.00 worth of illegal drugs. This compares to seizures of approximately […]

Homero Cadena, suspect unlawful possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver
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Waukegan Male Suspect Arrested After Repeatedly Selling Prescription Pills to Undercover Lake County Sheriff’s Office Detective

On February 4, 2019, the Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force concluded a three-month investigation into an individual illegally selling prescription pills out of his residence. During the investigation, Homero Cadena, 32, of the block […]

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Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force Arrest Eight Men “Johns” for Solicitation of a Sexual Act

Earlier this August 2018, the Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force went undercover, arresting eight men in a continued campaign to suppress the demand for purchased sex. The Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force joined […]

Willie Allen Jr, Unlawful Use of Weapon suspect
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Man Illegally Possessing Three Guns Arrested Following Search Warrant at His Residence on Lincoln St, North Chicago

On Thursday, July 19, 2018, the Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force conducted a search warrant at a residence in the block of 1700 Lincoln Street, North Chicago. Following a month-long investigation and then the […]