CHICAGO (AP) — A western Illinois sheriff accused of cyberstalking and threatening a woman he met at a gym resigned from office Thursday and agreed to withdraw from the November ballot, Attorney General Lisa Madigan said.
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A 56-year-old Amboy man was awarded $50,000 after a federal jury decided a Lee County sheriff’s deputy used excessive force against him during a 2009 seizure.
A Warren County Sheriff’s Deputy killed in the line of duty over 30 years ago is being honored with a stretch of highway being named after him.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Macon County Sheriff Thomas Schneider says he can’t thank Howard G. Buffett enough.
LEXINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The McLean County sheriff says police in the town of Lexington haven’t completed paperwork on more than 100 crimes since 2008.
PITTSFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A special prosecutor has been appointed to handle the case of Pike County’s sheriff, who is accused of misconduct.
The Knox County Sheriff’s Department is warning residents about a possible scheme to steal identities.
PITTSFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois sheriff is facing a felony misconduct charge for a 2012 death investigation of a woman who overdosed on heroin.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate has voted to name a stretch of highway in honor of a Warren County sheriff’s deputy who died in the line of duty.
Voters may have voted against a public safety sales tax that would operate and upgrade 911 services in Knox County. The financial picture, however, has not changed. During last night’s Knox County Finance Committee meeting, members discussed the possibility of trying the tax again during November’s General Election.