Ty Bates http://peoriapublicradio.org en IDOC official resigns http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/idoc-official-resigns <p></p><p></p><div>A top official at the Illinois Department of Corrections has resigned following allegations of sexual harassment. Department spokesman Tom Shaer says two investigations focused on Deputy Director Ty Bates were launched about two months ago. He resigned after the investigations concluded and punishment, including suspension, was announced.</div><div> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 11:53:19 +0000 Denise Molina & Chris Slaby 7125 at http://peoriapublicradio.org