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  • St. Charles Township street targeted in recent burglaries

    ST. CHARLES – A residential street in far eastern St. Charles Township recently was targeted for burglaries or attempted burglaries, according to Kane ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • La Grange Park elementary school placed on soft lockdown due to suspicious vehicle

    LA GRANGE PARK – Brook Park Elementary School was put on soft lock down Sept. 1 after a student reported seeing a person in a car with what appeared t ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Naperville woman arrested for threatening repo agent with gun

    NAPERVILLE – A Naperville woman threatened a repossession agent with a gun Aug. 25 after he came to repo her minivan, according to Naperville Police D ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Naperville man involved in prior police standoff arrested for traffic violation

    NAPERVILLE – A Lisle man who was involved in a standoff with police in July was arrested Aug. 22 in a separate incident for a traffic violation, accor ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 2:14 pm
  • Police swarm Fox Lake in apparent manhunt

    FOX LAKE – There are reports of large police presence near Sayton Road in Fox Lake.Police scanner tr ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 9:17 am
  • St. Charles police probe 2 child incidents involving male strangers

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police said Monday they are continuing to investigate reports of two 13-year-old girls who encountered a male stranger in th ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 7:47 pm
  • Weapon found after fight in Kane County Jail

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – After a fight among inmates, a Kane County Jail detainee was found with a weapon, making it the “first actual weapon” found in ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 7:51 pm
  • Elmhurst police search for home intruder

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst woman reported an intruder inside her home Aug. 31 in the 200 block of North Indiana Street, according to an Elmhurst Police De ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Crystal Lake police investigating possible stabbing in Coventry subdivision (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police are investigating a physical altercation – possibly a stabbing or slashing – that injured two males in a Crystal La ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Algonquin man accused of lighting wife's closet on fire after she files for divorce

    WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin man intentionally set fire to his wife’s closet in an attempt to burn her clothes, prosecutors said in court documents chargi ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Police Reports: Woodridge, Lisle and Bolingbrook for Aug. 26

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Brookfield police find car possibly involved in Willowbrook home invasion

    WILLOWBROOK – Police may have found a vehicle that belongs to the man who allegedly stabbed and sexually assaulted a Willowbrook woman in her home Aug ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Willowbrook woman stabbed, sexually assaulted by home intruder

    WILLOWBROOK ­ A 26 year-old woman was sexually assaulted, beaten and repeatedly stabbed by a man who forced his way into her Willowbrook home Aug. 29, ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Oak Brook couple charged for writing letters to judges

    An Oak Brook couple has been accused of sending letters, one of which was of a threatening nature, to two DuPage County judges, according to the DuPag ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 2:29 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man is being held on $30,000 bond in the Kane County Jail on a charge of aggravated domestic battery – a felony – records show.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:14 pm
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