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  • Vandals target outdoor lights in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – Vandals are making the lights go out in Campton Hills.The Campton Hills Police Depar ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 7:42 pm
  • Geneva murder trial delayed for 2nd time

    A trial for a 2014 Geneva murder case once again has been postponed, according to court records.Kane ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 7:41 pm
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • Kristopher Zachary McAuliff, 26, of the 6N100 block of Brierwood Drive, Campton Hills, was charged Friday, Jan. 16, with domestic battery.
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • A resident of the 39W500 block of Bealer Lane, Geneva, reported Wednesday, Jan. 28, that he received a phone message from someone purporting to be f ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Jose M. Delgado, 45, of the 200 block of Locust Street, Elgin, was charged Thursday, Jan. 29, with retail theft from Sam’s Club, 501 N. Randall Road ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Lemont police charge man with spying in residence, resisting arrest

    LEMONT – Michael Devitt, 19, of Chicago, was charged with disorderly conduct and disarming an officer after an incident in the early morning hours of ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 6:38 pm
  • Westmont man guilty in father's stabbing death

    WESTMONT – A Westmont man was found guilty Friday of first-degree murder in the 2011 stabbing death of his father, according to a news release from th ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 7:01 am
  • LITH man's child pornography reduced to misdemeanor

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man must attend treatment for his autism diagnosis, as part of a sentencing agreement stemming from child pornography ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • South Elgin woman guilty in heroin death

    A 25-year-old South Elgin woman was convicted by a jury Wednesday of drug-induced homicide, a Class X felony, according to a news release issued by th ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Joseph Spitalli gets 65 years in Darien murder case

    A Darien man was sentenced Tuesday to 65 years in prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend's boyfriend in November 2012, according to the DuPage Cou ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Illinois Supreme Court takes on Crystal Lake South bleachers case

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case between the city of Crystal Lake and Community High School District 155 over the ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Kevin R. Macey, 36, of the 1400 block of Banbury Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Jan. 26, with disorderly conduct.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A mailbox in the 2100 block of Allen Drive, Geneva, was reported damaged Sunday, Jan. 25, by an apparent hit-and-run accident.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Police: Batavia man broke woman's eye socket in DeKalb incident

    DeKALB – A 36-year-old Batavia man accused of breaking a woman’s eye socket is being held without bond in DeKalb County Jail on charges of aggravated ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • Campton Hills man declines extradition from Indiana

    A Campton Hills man, who was captured Tuesday night in Hammond, Indiana, declined extradition Wednesday to Illinois, Geneva Police Cmdr. Julie Nash wr ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 10:01 pm
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