Cook County

 

Sheriff Thomas Dart
50 W. Washington, Rm. 704
Chicago, IL 60602

Directions

Phone: (312) 603-6444
Fax: (312) 603-4420

Website: www.cookcountysheriff.org
Email: sheriff@cookcountysheriff.org

Year Elected: 2006
Years of Law Enforcement: N/A

Executive Assistant: Jane Miller
Chief Deputy: Undersheriff Zelda Whittler
Jail Administrator: Director Nneka Jones-Tapia

County Population: 5.4 million
Square Miles: 954

 
 
County Jail Address: 2700 S. California, Chicago, IL 60608
Number of Jail Beds: 10000
Jail Directions: I-290 to California. California south to 2700. I-55 to California. California north to 2700.
Special Instructions: Contact Cook County Dept. of Corrections at (773) 869-2859.
Sheriffs Elected From This County From 1928 (Year ISA Established) To Present (this list includes only those Sheriffs elected to a 4 year term)
1928-1930 John E. Traeger 1930-1934 William D. Mayering 1934-1938 John Toman
1938-1942 Thomas J. O'Brien 1942-1943 A. L. Brodie 1946-1950 Elmer Michael Walsh
1950-1954 John E. Babb 1954-1958 Joseph Lohman 1958-1962 Frank G. Sain
1962-1966 Richard B. Ogilvie 1966-1970 Joseph I. Woods 1970-1974 Richard J. Elrod
1974-1978 Richard J. Elrod 1978-1982 Richard J. Elrod 1982-1986 Richard J. Elrod
1986-1990 James E. O'Grady 1990-1994 Michael Sheahan 1994-1998 Michael Sheahan
1998-2002 Michael Sheahan 2002-2006 Michael Sheahan 2006-2010 Thomas Dart
2010-2014 Thomas Dart 2014-2018 Thomas Dart