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Most Dangerous Prisons In The US: Cook County Jail

Crime is a real thing in the US. Nearly 2.3 million people are held in 1,833 state prisons, 110 federal prisons, 1,772 juvenile correctional facilities, 3,134 local jails, 218 immigration detention facilities, and 80 Indian Country jails in the United States, as well as military prisons, civil commitment centers, state psychiatric hospitals, and prisons.
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Chicago, ILPosted by
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Family Seeks Answers After Loved One Dies in Englewood Crash

A family is dealing with unimaginable grief after their loved one, a 23-year-old mother, died in a two-vehicle collision Saturday night in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood. At approximately 10:40 p.m., Raven Holliday and two other women were riding in a black Nissan SUV when it collided with a white Kia at the intersection of West 73rd Street and South Racine Avenue.

Elgin man drowns in Wisconsin lake during family boating trip

(WBBM NEWSRADIO) —A 31-year-old Elgin man drowned over the weekend after trying to help one of his children in a southeast Wisconsin lake. A variety of police rescue agencies from northern Illinois and the Geneva Lake, Wisconsin area responded Sunday evening to a distress call near Big Foot Beach on Geneva Lake.
Lynwood, ILKokomo Perspective

One dead, two injured in bar shooting; police seeking tips

LYNWOOD — A 29-year-old Chicago man was killed and two others injured in a shooting early Sunday at The New Corner Bar & Grill at 20600 Torrence Ave., police said. The deceased, who was pronounced dead at Franciscan Health Dyer hospital, was identified Sunday by the Lake County coroner's office as Cornelius L. Washington Jr.
Kane County,

Man who killed mom with baseball bat sentenced to probation, community service: prosecutors

A west suburban man has been sentenced to probation and community service for the 2019 beating death of his mother. Thomas W. Summerwill, 23, agreed to a sentence of four years of probation and 200 hours of community service in exchange for a guilty plea in the March 2019 beating death of 53-year-old Mary B. Summerwill of Campton Hills, according to the Kane County State's Attorney's office.

Sheriff’s Office Seeks 4 Subjects After Man Shot in Aurora Township Home

The Kane County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help with any information regarding a shooting incident early this morning (Monday, Aug. 2, 2021) in an Aurora Township home. According to a Kane County Sheriff’s Office news release, sheriff’s deputies and Aurora Police Department officers responded at around 1:20 a.m....
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Chicago man charged with first-degree murder in Carpentersville shooting

Jamar L. Robinson has been charged with first-degree murder in last week's shooting death of Jorge Sanchez in Carpentersville. The Kane County state's attorney's office announced felony charges on Monday for Robinson, 29, of Chicago, in relation to Thursday's shooting in the 0-99 block of Oxford Road in Carpentersville. Sanchez, 30, died from multiple gunshot wounds suffered at the Foxview Apartment Complex, according to the state's attorney's office.

Police: 1-year-old boy, 19-year-old in serious condition following Gary shooting

GARY, Ind. — A 1-year-old boy and a 19-year-old man are in serious condition following a double shooting Monday afternoon in Gary. Just after around 1 p.m., officers were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the 800 block of West 25th Avenue. When they arrived, they were met by a female holding a 1-year-old boy who had been shot.

Chicago Rapper Edai 600 Killed At 32

According to several reports and social media tributes, Chicago drill rapper Edai 600 was shot and killed over the weekend. Edai, whose real name is Cordai Ealy, was reportedly shot several times in his back on the early morning of August 1, according to a recording of a Chicago Police scanner. No arrests have been made in the shooting.