Cook County unveiled two new interactive data dashboards, the Cook County Social Vulnerability Index (SVI) Map and the Medical Examiner COVID-19 Dashboard.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 CHICAGO (WLS) -- A lockdown was lifted Tuesday evening at Cook County Jail, where there are 9,000 inmates and staffing of correctional officers is …

A Cook County sheriff's deputy keeps watch at the entrance to the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, where visitors are required to wear masks and submit to wellness checks, as the Cook County …

Copyright © 2020 WLS-TV. All Rights Reserved. “We suspect it was Mother’s Day related, and, while we wish all our staff could have spent time with their moms and families, we have to run the jail, which is a 24/7 operation, and keep detainees and staff safe,” sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said in a statement last year. Cook County Jail was also placed on lockdown six weeks later, after 317 employees called off over two shifts on Father’s Day in June.

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Copyright © 2020 WLS-TV. The Cook County Jail was placed on lockdown Sunday after hundreds of staff members called off for the second Mother’s Day in a row. All Rights Reserved.

The Cook County Jail in Chicago -- the biggest single-site jail in the United States -- was placed on lockdown on Tuesday after staffing dropped below normal levels, said Cook County Sheriff's spokesman Ben Breit.

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The Cook County School System has issued a lockdown of schools in the general area as a safety precaution.

Some suburban restaurant owners are pushing back as COVID-19 restrictions take effect Friday. And San Francisco is a few days into its own three-week lockdown, ... At the Cook County building to announce Cook County's new text message alert …

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Cook County Jail in Chicago -- the biggest single-site jail in the United States -- was placed on lockdown on Tuesday after staffing dropped below normal levels, said Cook County Sheriff's spokesman Ben Breit.

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More than 200 correctional officers called in, authorities said, which was roughly 32 percent of the employees assigned to the work the 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. shift. “The jail has been placed on a lockdown with only essential movement, including medical and mental health, taking place,” the Cook County Sheriff's office said in a statement. When will we know the 2020 election results? As we’re preparing to start our shift at 7 a.m., we have people calling in up until 6:45 a.m. Our ability to be proactive, our hands are tied, primarily by the federal law.”.

Mayor Lori LIghtfoot announces new COVID-19 restrictions Thursday, including a a two-week business curfew. CHICAGO (WLS) -- Illinois officials announced new COVID-19 restrictions will be imposed on suburban Cook County as cases continue to surge statewide. When will we know the 2020 election results? Eighteen percent of day shift workers - 142 correctional officers - said they could Searchable records from law enforcement departments. 86 officers called in … Earlier this week, Pritzker also announced the suspension of indoor dining services in suburban Cook County, which includes towns like Hoffman Estates, Evergreen Park, and Tinley Park.

Some suburban restaurant owners are pushing back as COVID-19 restrictions take effect Friday, even refusing to close their indoor dining rooms as told. Cook County Jail was put on lockdown after an officer found a handgun in a trash can, officials said.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- New Chicago COVID-19 restrictions, including a business curfew and a ban on indoor service for bars without a food license, take effect Friday.