1. Sheriff’s Office Seeking Whereabouts of Wanted Ingleside Sexual Offender

    The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information leading to the whereabouts of a wanted sexual offender. Read on...
  2. Sheriff Idleburg Appoints Lawrence Oliver as Undersheriff

    Sheriff John Idleburg is pleased to announce the appointment of Lawrence ‘Larry’ E. Oliver to the position of Undersheriff. Larry’s appointment is effective Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Read on...
  3. Ingleside Man Wanted for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse Apprehended in Wisconsin

    On January 9, 2019, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service-Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF) apprehended Steven M. Klubertanz, 39, of the 35500 block of N Sunnyside Ave, Ingleside. Read on...
  4. *Update: December 'Swatting Incident' - Arrest Warrant Issued*

    Following a thorough investigation, Sheriff’s Deputies determined Keesha S. Ingram, 41, of the 7600 block of South Prairie Avenue, Chicago, was responsible for making the ‘swatting call.’ Read on...
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NewLaws

New Laws Effective January 1, 2019

Effective January 1, 2019, 250 new laws go into effect. The Lake County Sheriff's Office organized a pdf display above highlighting 17 changes in the law that impact public safety. Content in the pdf display was derived from the Illinois Senate President’s Office, Illinois Senate Republican’s Office and the Illinois General Assembly website. Readers are encouraged to click the SB, HB, or Public Act links for a more complete reading.

To learn more about all new laws, visit the Illinois Senate President's Office or the Illinois Senate Republican's Office.