Gun, money bill counter, and scale (SOURCE: Lake County Sheriff's Office)
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Four Defendants Charged With Federal Drug or Firearm Violations in Probe of Street Gang Activity in Lake County

CHICAGO — A joint federal and local criminal investigation in the far north suburbs of Chicago has resulted in federal drug or firearm charges against four individuals. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Group (SIG) […]

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Lake County Sheriff’s SIG, ATF Successfully Dismantle Lake County Street Gang Operation, 10 Charged

Lake County Sheriff John D. Idleburg announced on Thursday, August 4, 2021, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Group (SIG), a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) funded task force, in conjunction with the […]

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Round Lake Beach Police Release Body Cam Video of Abel Rosiles Jr Airway Obstruction Aid and Scene Investigation

Round Lake Beach Police Department, following the death of Abel Rosiles, has released body cam video that shows parts of the incident of his disorderly conduct arrest. The video segments do not show the initial […]

Cocaine baggie ingested by suspect (SOURCE: Round Lake Beach Police Department)
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Round Lake Beach Police Describe Suspect Resisting and Swallowing Bag of Cocaine; Family Attorney at Protest Describes Excessive Force

Lake County Major Crimes Task Force investigators are conducting an investigation after a family accused the Round Lake Beach police of excessive force during an arrest of resisting 21-year-old male disorderly conduct suspect, who Round […]

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Woman Found Dead After Police Respond to Shots Fired Call on Cherokee Drive Just East of Fairfield Sports Complex, Round Lake Beach

Round Lake Beach police responded about 4:40 a.m. Friday May 17, 2019 to a 9-1-1 call and report of shots fired at a residence in the block of 1500 Cherokee Drive in Round Lake Beach. […]

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Round Lake Beach Male Suspect Arrested After Knocking a Police Officer to the Ground on Kenilworth St and Attempting to Take His Gun

Round Lake Beach police responded before 8:00 p.m. Sunday February 17, 2019 to the block of 900 Kenilworth Street for a well-being check involving a truck parked in the middle of the road, according to […]