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Crime & Courts

  • Attorney contests guilty verdict in Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County Public Defender this week formally challenged the guilty verdict in a Geneva man’s first-degree murder case.
    April 17, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • Multi-car crash leads to discovery of stolen registration stickers

    ST. CHARLES – A multivehicle crash last week led to felony charges against a 51-year-old woman after police discovered she had stolen license plate re ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Jordan M. Hale, 23, of the 400 block of Union Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Sunday, April 12, with driving under the influence, driving with a bl ...
    April 17, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • 7 DuPage men charged in reverse prostitution sting

    Several DuPage County residents were among 13 men charged this week in a reverse prostitution sting conducted by the Aurora Police Special Operations ...
    April 17, 2015 - 5:20 pm
  • Bolingbrook woman charged with murder

    BOLINGBROOK – A man was fatally stabbed during a domestic argument Thursday night in Bolingbrook, according to a Bolingbrook Police Department news re ...
    April 17, 2015 - 5:22 pm
  • Family sues driver in alleged DUI death of McHenry 17-year-old

    WOODSTOCK – The surviving family members of a 17-year-old killed by an alleged drunken driver has filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit.
    April 17, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • Riverside man charged after attempting to steal taps at Irish Times

    BROOKFIELD – A Riverside man was charged at 2:27 a.m. March 4 with resisting and obstructing an officer following an altercation in the 3800 block of ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • 40 years for Lake in the Hills man's 'systematic' sex abuse

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man will spend the next three decades behind bars under a sentence issued Thursday for what a prosecutor described as ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Man wanted for fatal shootings in Milwaukee kills himself at Lyons motel

    LYONS – The search for a man wanted in connection with two fatal shootings in Milwaukee was located Thursday by Chicago police and U.S. Marshals in Ly ...
    April 17, 2015 - 4:45 pm
  • Cary man charged with robbing Fifth Third Bank in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – A 45-year-old Cary man was charged Thursday with robbing a Fifth Third Bank branch in Woodstock, after local police arrested him inside a ...
    April 16, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Huntley man guilty of body-slamming girlfriend in drug-fueled encounter

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge convicted a 24-year-old Huntley man Wednesday on charges of aggravated domestic battery.
    April 15, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Vandalism leads to water damage, McHenry volunteer-run thrift store closing

    McHENRY – The Pink Door Thrift Shop is closed due to water damage caused by vandalism to the building's roof, the property owner said.
    April 15, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Woodstock police searching for Fifth Third Bank robbery suspect (with video)

    WOODSTOCK — The man suspected of robbing a Fifth Third Bank in Crystal Lake last month robbed a Fifth Third Branch in Woodstock on Wednesday, the FBI ...
    April 15, 2015 - 4:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake South teacher charged with soliciting sex in prostitution sting resigns

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake South High School teacher has resigned two months after he was charged with soliciting sex during a prostitution sting i ...
    April 14, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • Cicero Man faces charges for improper gun transportation

    CICERO – A Cicero man was charged with unlawful use of a weapon at 8:25 a.m. April 6 after he was reported carrying a duffel bag containing four firea ...
    April 14, 2015 - 3:13 pm
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