Press Releases

2019

January

  1. 1-2-19 Grant Township Death Investigation Update
  2. 1-3-19 Sergeant Karen Serzynski Promoted to Deputy Chief
  3. 1-3-19 Sheriff's Warrants Team Apprehend Wanted Man Hiding in Closet
  4. 1-4-19 Holiday Traffic Safety Campaign Results
  5. 1-5-19 Wanted Son Apprehended, Father Arrested
  6. 1-8-19 Man Charged with DUI, Driving 50MPH Over Limit, After Fleeing Crash Scene in Green Oaks
  7. 1-9-19 Update to December Swatting Incident
  8. 1-10-19 Ingleside Man Wanted for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse Apprehended in Wisconsin
  9. 1-11-19 Sheriff Idleburg Appoints Lawrence Oliver as Undersheriff
  10. 1-15-19 Sheriff's Office Seeking Whereabouts of Wanted Ingleside Sexual Offender
  11. 1-19-19 Warrants Team Apprehends Man Wanted in Connection with 2016 North Chicago Shooting
  12. 1-20-19 Lake County Sheriff's Office Participating in Illinois Sheriffs' Association College Scholarship Program
  13. 1-21-19 Sheriff Idleburg Receives 'Drum Major Award' at Waukegan Township Banquet
  14. 1-23-19 Sheriff Idleburg Signs Letter to President & Congress Urging an End to Government Shutdown
  15. 1-23-19 Marine Corps Recruiter Charged with Sexual Assault
  16. 1-25-19 Texas Man Wanted for Attempt Sexual Assault in Spring Grove Apprehended
  17. 1-28-19 Wanted, Armed Unincorporated Spring Grove Man Arrested After Shooting Pellet Gun at Dog-Walker
  18. 1-29-19 Partial Sheriff's Office Closure - Wednesday, January 30th
  19. 1-30-19 Partial Sheriff's Office Closure - Thursday, January 31st
  20. 1-30-19 Sheriff Idleburg Promotes Two Members of Sheriff's Office
  21. 1-31-19 Super Bowl Weekend Traffic Safety Effort

December, 2018

  1. 12-1-18 John D. Idleburg Sworn-In as Lake County Sheriff
  2. 12-2-18 Fatal Waukegan Township Hit-And-Run Traffic Crash
  3. 12-2-18 Sheriff's Canine Team Locate Missing, Endangered Woman
  4. 12-4-18 Beach Park Attempt Armed Robbery
  5. 12-5-18 Shields Township Armed Robbery
  6. 12-5-18 Temporary Water Shut-Off at Lake County Jail
  7. 12-6-18 *Armed Robbery Update* Suspect Identified and Arrested
  8. 12-6-18 Fatal Hit-and-Run Update-Possible Vehicle Description
  9. 12-8-18 Two Sheriff's Sergeants Graduate Northwestern University's School of Police Staff and Command
  10. 12-10-18 Sheriff Idleburg Announces Eviction Moratorium
  11. 12-11-18 Warren Township "Swatting" Incident
  12. 12-12-18 Warrants Team Apprehends North Chicago Man Wanted for Battering Pregnant Woman
  13. 12-13-18 Sheriff Idleburg Supports First Responders Bill
  14. 12-13-18 K-9 Dax Locates Fleeing Offender
  15. 12-14-18 Holiday Traffic Safety Campaign
  16. 12-15-18 Fatal Ingleside Traffic Crash
  17. 12-15-18 Pedestrian Fatal Ingleside Traffic Crash
  18. 12-17-18 Fatal Wadsworth Traffic Crash
  19. 12-18-18 Wanted Couple Apprehended in Wadsworth
  20. 12-19-18 Sheriff's Office and Sheriff's Association Partner for 7th Annual Shop with a Sheriff Event
  21. 12-20-18 Fugitive/Sexual Offender Apprehended Following 'Wanted Wednesday' Tips
  22. 12-21-18 Sheriff's Office Investigating Volo Armed Robbery Involving Broken-Down Vehicle Ruse
  23. 12-22-18 Sheriff's Office Investigating Beach Park Shooting
  24. 12-22-18 Wadsworth Man Arrested After Manufacturing Child Pornography
  25. 12-28-18 Three Arrested in Connection with Beach Park Burglary
  26. 12-29-18 Beach Park Car Versus Home Crash Investigation
  27. 12-29-18 Lake Barrington Man Arrested for Car Burglarizing
  28. 12-31-18 Grant Township Death Investigation