Waukegan, IL – On Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Lake County Sheriff’s Office is taking back unwanted prescription drugs at three Lake County locations. Read on...
On April 18, 2018, at 12:23 PM, Lake County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to Route 120 at Ellis Drive in Volo for a traffic crash with injuries. When deputies arrived, they found off-duty paramedics administering CPR to one of the involved parties. Read on...
Sheriff Mark C. Curran Jr. is pleased to announce the promotion of Corrections Officers Jennifer Buckingham, Kimberly Crittendon, Scott Miller, and Anthony Urbancic to the rank of Sergeant. Read on...
Sheriff Mark Curran announced the Lake County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police and the Illinois Department of Transportation for the Distracted Driver traffic safety campaign. Read on...
Lake County Sheriff's Office Announces 'Consider Corrections' Recruitment Campaign
Getting ready to graduate with a law enforcement degree?
Consider a career in Corrections – we are hiring!
Here are a few reasons why Corrections may be the choice for you.
• You take pride in serving your community
• You enjoy a working environment with clear policies and protocols, a collegial workforce and generous benefits.
• You have excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a team environment.
• You enjoy on-going training opportunities to enhance your skills and further a successful career path.
• You enjoy a working environment that presents daily challenges and requires decisiveness and leadership.
• U.S. citizenship
• Must be at least 21 years old
• Must possess a valid driver's license
• No felony convictions
• Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
• Must be willing to work any shift