Cook County Jail

WBBM Newsradio/Jennifer Keiper
Jennifer Keiper
March 27, 2019 - 5:01 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) – Wednesday was graduation day at Cook County Jail for some special dogs. The "Tails of Redemption" class pairs up shelter dogs with detainees for eight to 10 weeks. Inmates train the dogs and live with them in a special wing, with the goal of making the canines adoptable...
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Cook County Jail
March 03, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Lavera Scott was pronounced dead Saturday morning at the jail, located in the 2600 block of South California Avenue, Cook County sheriff’s office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said.
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R. Kelly walks out of Cook County Jail with his defense attorney, Steve Greenberg, after posting $100,000 bail, Monday afternoon, Feb. 25, 2019, in Chicago. The R&B star walked out of a Chicago jail Monday after posting $100,000 bail that will allow him to go free while awaiting trial on charges that he sexually abused four people dating back to 1998, including three underage girls. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
February 26, 2019 - 9:08 am
CHICAGO (AP) — R&B star R. Kelly signed autographs and waved at a fan who yelled "I love you!" when he stopped at McDonald's in downtown Chicago after being released from jail in his sexual abuse case. Kelly posted $100,000 bail late Monday after spending the weekend in Chicago's 7,000-inmate...
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