Sheriff Tom Dart wants the state prison system to take hundreds of inmates who don’t belong in Cook County Jail

Anna Davlantes

FILE – In this July 19, 2017 file photo, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart speaks at a news conference in Chicago. A federal judge has ordered Cook County Jail to take steps to protect inmates from coronavirus. (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam File)

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart joins Anna to talk about why he’s asking the Illinois Supreme Court to force the Illinois Department of Corrections to accept hundreds of inmates who are currently in the Cook County Jail but shouldn’t be.

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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)