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Sheriff announces Waukegan non-profit center will provide alternative to the Lake County Jail

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office announced that a non-profit center in Waukegan will now be an alternative to jail for those who have mental health issues or substance use disorders. The Independence Center, in partnership with the Lake County’s Sheriff’s Office, Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office, and Lake County Government, announced the expansion of the […]

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Lake County sheriff’s deputy buy new football for boy after bullies stole his football

Two Lake County sheriff’s deputies used their own money to buy a boy a new football after “older bullies” stole his football in unincorporated Gurnee, the sheriff’s office said. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said Deputy Ed Donahoe and Deputy Mike Nudi were investigating a suspicious person call at a park in unincorporated Gurnee Friday […]