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Crime & Courts

  • Accused ex-Elburn police officer indicted

    ELBURN – Former Elburn Police Officer David Wright, who was charged in April with 21 counts of sexual abuse, was indicted last month by a Kane County ...
    June 30, 2015 - 6:29 pm
  • St. Charles police arrest 4, issue citations during traffic safety campaign

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police made four arrests and issued up to 88 citations during a one-day traffic campaign earlier this month, according to a ...
    June 30, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • Police: Westmont man cut person with knife

    WESTMONT – A Westmont man was arrested June 28 after allegedly cutting someone with a knife.Thomas B ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • St. Charles police seek information about diamond scam

    ST. CHARLES – Police continue to seek information about a diamond scam involving a man and a woman. Police said they targeted a woman at a store in St ...
    June 29, 2015 - 7:53 pm
  • Gunman robs Mr. Submarine on 47th Street in Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – Two workers were robbed at gunpoint at 10 p.m. June 27 at a Brookfield sandwich shop, according to a police report.
    June 29, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Crystal Lake police upgrade charges to attempted murder for man shot by officer

    WOODSTOCK – The man who was shot by police and accused of wielding a knife at an officer is now facing a criminal charge of attempt murder of a police ...
    June 29, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • Downers Grove woman, Crystal Lake man killed in I-290 motorcycle crash

    A Downers Grove woman and a Crystal Lake man were killed in the early morning of June 28 when their motorcycle struck a concrete median barrier on Int ...
    June 29, 2015 - 1:19 pm
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Club gets vest seized after Wonder Lake bar fight returned

    WOODSTOCK – One of the leather vests seized from Outlaw Motorcycle Club members was returned to the club as the appeal over the remaining three is pen ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooter's wife says McHenry County jail violated contact order

    WOODSTOCK – A day after sentencing Scott B. Peters to what amounts to life in prison, a McHenry County judge apologized to his wife because the jail s ...
    June 26, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Relics stolen from Ss. Cyril and Methodius Parish in Lemont

    LEMONT – The Lemont Police Department is looking for two Catholic relics stolen between June 12 and 13 from Ss. Cyril and Methodius Parish.
    June 26, 2015 - 9:02 pm
  • Batavia man charged with criminal sex abuse

    ST. CHARLES – A 22-year-old Batavia man was charged with felony criminal sexual abuse after officers caught him having sex with a 16-year-old girl in ...
    June 25, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Kevin P. Kelly, 28, of the 1300 block of Pine Street, Batavia, was charged Sunday, June 14, with possession of 10 to 30 grams of marijuana, failure ...
    June 25, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office police reports

    • Kevin P. Kelly, 28, of the 1300 block of Pine Street, Batavia, was charged Sunday, June 14, with possession of 10 to 30 grams of marijuana, failure ...
    June 25, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Former Riverside Brookfield High School Board president charged with stalking

    RIVERSIDE – Former three-term Riverside Brookfield High School District 208 Board member and President Larry Herbst was recently charged with stalking ...
    June 25, 2015 - 9:08 pm
  • Woodridge man charged with financially exploiting Villa Park senior

    A Woodridge man was charged with felony theft by deception after allegedly being paid by a Villa Park senior for remodeling work that was never comple ...
    June 29, 2015 - 2:13 pm
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