1. Sheriff Curran Commissions Survey on Opioid and Substance Use Disorders among LC Jail Inmates

    Lake County Jail Partners with Lake Forest Graduate School of Management to Better Address Opioid Epidemic Read on...
  2. Sheriff’s Deputies Utilize Crisis Intervention Skills to De-Escalate Armed Situation

    On February 21, 2018, at approximately 10:20AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a residence in the 23100 block of West Lake Shore Drive, Antioch Township, for a report of an ‘unwanted subject.’ Read on...
  3. Innovative Justice Reform Program Seeing Promising Results

    In February of 2016, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office joined the Safety and Justice Challenge to test innovative criminal justice reforms. Read on...
  4. Fatal Fremont Township Crash

    On February 20, 2018, at approximately 12:40AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Fremont Township for a traffic crash with injuries. When sheriff’s deputies arrived they found a person seriously injured, who’d been pinned between two vehicles. Read on...
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2018 Polar Plunge in Fox Lake

Join the Lake County Sheriff's Ice Breakers at Fox Lake on February 25 at 1:00 PM 

On Sunday, February 25th at Fox Lake, our team will #PlungeWith Special Olympics Illinois at the 2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge. Festivities begin at 1:00 PM.

We have committed to “be bold and get cold” for the 22,000 Special Olympics athletes participating across Illinois.

Our team has set a personal fundraising goal and we need your help to reach it! Any amount is appreciated – it all goes to one “cool” cause and gets us that much closer to our icy dip. Best of all, your donation helps provide athletes with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to participate in Special Olympics programs and reveal their inner champion.

Donating through the Special Olympics IL site is easy and secure. 

We will not be personally contacting you, so if you are solicited by callers stating they are with the Lake County Sheriff's Office – just hang up!

Thanks in advance for your support – and don't forget to forward this to anyone who you think might want to donate too!