Cook County State's Attorney

The Cook County state’s attorney leads the office in prosecuting tens of thousands of felony and misdemeanor crimes in Cook County. It is the second-largest prosecutor’s office in the U.S. with more than 1,200 employees, including 600+ attorneys, 115 investigators and 390+ administrative staff.

Candidates

Clayton Harris III

Democrat

“I am the only candidate in this race with the leadership experience and judgment to ensure this office keeps moving forward–not back.”

Eileen O’Neill Burke

Democrat

“I believe that my experience, sound judgment, and record of fairness can make things better at a critical time.”

Robert W. Fioretti

Republican

“The Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office is a disaster for every person in Cook County except violent criminals. I will make major changes.”

Andrew Charles Kopinski

Libertarian

“My biggest goal is to help significantly reduce violent crime and property crime in Cook County so that the people feel safer and more optimistic.”

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