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Crime & Courts

  • Oakbrook Terrace Police: Driver charged after man seriously injured in hit-and-run

    OAKBROOK TERRACE – A Melrose Park man has been charged with multiple offenses after a hit-and-run crash July 2 in Oakbrook Terrace.
    July 3, 2015 - 1:23 pm
  • Berwyn police: Online dating leads to theft of purse

    BERWYN – A Berwyn woman reported having her purse stolen at 2:20 p.m. June 23 by a man she had met online.
    July 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles police announce parking restrictions for July 4 celebration

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police will have parking restrictions in place Saturday because of heavy vehicle traffic expected for the Fourth of July cel ...
    July 2, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • Nail salon worker pleads guilty to biting manager's hand at N. Aurora salon

    NORTH AURORA – A nail salon worker Wednesday pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery for biting her manager on the hand during an altercation in August ...
    July 2, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • Lombard police to conduct roadside checks for Independence Day holiday

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Police Department will conduct roadside safety checkpoints on July 3 as part of a statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campa ...
    July 2, 2015 - 7:01 pm
  • St. Charles Police reports

    • Alex Sanchez, 19, of the 1200 block of Dogwood Lane, Carol Stream, was charged Saturday, May 30, with underage drinking.
    July 1, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • Batavia man charged with home invasion, aggravated battery

    BATAVIA – A Batavia man has been charged with home invasion and aggravated battery charges after a break-in early Wednesday morning in Batavia.
    July 1, 2015 - 4:55 pm
  • 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
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