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Posted on: November 8, 2019

UPDATE: Body Recovered During Search

This morning at approximately 10:45AM, a body was discovered submerged in water, in a swampy area, just southwest of Slocum Lake.  The body has been identified as missing teenager Abe Gonzalez.

Since assuming investigative duties in the search for...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Lake County Sheriff’s Office Searches for Missing Island Lake Teen

Gonzalez

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office has assumed investigative duties for missing Island Lake teenager Abe Gonzalez, 17, of the 3200 block of Poplar Dr, Island Lake.  Gonzalez was initially reported missing by a family member on Saturday, N...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Halloween Traffic Safety Campaign Results

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office arrested two impaired drivers and issued 43 seatbelt and child safety restraint violation citations during the recent Halloween traffic safety campaign.

Law enforcement agencies throughout Illinois participated in...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Lake County Sheriff’s Office Joins Neighbors App by Ring

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce a new partnership with Ring to help protect the Lake County Community.  This month, Sheriff John Idleburg authorized an agreement with Ring, which will assist sheriff’s d...

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Sheriff's Office News