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Crime & Courts

  • Woodstock-area Baptist ex-pastor denies child pornography charges

    WOODSTOCK – A former Woodstock-area pastor was arraigned Tuesday on charges that he possessed child pornography on his computer.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • College of DuPage cancels evening classes in response to bomb threat

    The College of DuPage canceled evening classes Oct. 5 after receiving a bomb threat, according to a post on the college's website.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • St. Charles woman charged with forgery

    GENEVA – A St. Charles woman was charged with three counts of felony forgery after police said she used phony $20 bills with the same partial serial n ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 8:17 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Gordon C. Audet, 24, of St. Charles, was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 30, on a warrant.• Tobias Carte ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 8:17 pm
  • Cary police receive reports of vehicle burglaries

    CARY – The Cary Police Department is reminding resident to keep their vehicles locked at all times after several vehicle burglaries were reported over ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Crystal Lake attorney selected as McHenry County associate judge

    WOODSTOCK – Crystal Lake attorney Michael E. Coppedge was selected to fill one of two vacancies on the local bench.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Richmond man admits to fracturing infant daughter's legs, rib

    WOODSTOCK – A Richmond man admitted Monday to fracturing his daughter's legs and ribs, although he maintains that the injuries were the result of an a ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 1:22 pm
  • Police: McHenry man shot to death in Chicago

    CHICAGO – Chicago police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 41-year-old McHenry man.Hector Na ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Ex-ISU student found guilty of DUI in death of CLS grad

    A former Illinois State University student faces up to 29 years in prison after he was found guilty this week of felony aggravated driving under the i ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Western Springs police charge 2 with residential burglary

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs Police Department, working with the Plainfield Police Department, have charged a Western Springs man and Plainfi ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • First of 2 former DuPage forest preserve IT employees found guilty of official misconduct

    One of two former Forest Preserve District of DuPage County IT administrators on trial for allegedly steering hundreds of thousands of dollars in cont ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 6:33 pm
  • Glendale Heights police: Americana Elementary School evacuated after bomb threat

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – Glendale Heights Police Department received a report of a bomb threat at 7:40 a.m. Oct. 1 at Americana Elementary School before cla ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Minooka man arrested for slashing tires on 22 vehicles in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Minooka man was arrested Sept. 24 after a tire-slashing spree that damaged 22 vehicles, according to a police report.
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 10:22 pm
  • Ex-Algonquin man found guilty of murdering parents in Cary-area home

    WOODSTOCK – Michael W. Romano knew details only the killer would know, a juror said after the jury handed down a guilty verdict Thursday morning.
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • St. Charles man pleads guilty in 2014 fatal crash

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles man charged in a fatal 2014 traffic crash pleaded guilty Wednesday to a Class 2 felony in exchange for an 11-year-senten ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 9:52 pm
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