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Crime & Courts

  • Lake County Sheriff's police search for person who shot McHenry man

    LAKE VILLA – Lake County Sheriff's police continue to search for the person who shot a 22-year-old McHenry resident Monday night.
    March 31, 2015 - 1:58 pm
  • Addison armed robbery leads to life in prison for defendant

    ADDISON – A Northlake man was sentenced Monday to natural life in prison after he was found guilty in December of a 2011 armed robbery in Addison, acc ...
    March 31, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Crystal Lake police responding to reported bank robbery (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Several units are en route to a Crystal Lake bank after a robbery was reported at that location, police said.
    March 30, 2015 - 5:23 pm
  • Volo woman tied to Johnsburg, Crystal Lake, Grayslake bank robberies charged by feds

    ROCKFORD – A Volo woman tied to several area bank robberies in the area has been charged by federal authorities.
    March 30, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • State's Attorney: Downers Grove man attempts 2 robberies, leads police on chase

    A Downers Grove man has been charged with robbing a Downers Grove pizza parlor, attempting to rob a Hinsdale gas station and leading authorities on a ...
    March 30, 2015 - 8:54 pm
  • Harvard police investigating shots fired on Eastman Street

    HARVARD – Harvard police are seeking information about shots fired that struck a home Sunday night.P ...
    March 30, 2015 - 1:06 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Kevin J. Ausman, 53, of the 2200 block of Kings Court, Geneva, was charged Friday, March 20, with driving under the influence.
    March 27, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Blackberry Township man charged with sexual abuse of boy on plane

    GENEVA – A man from Blackberry Township was charged this week in a federal complaint, alleging that he sexually abused a 3-year-old boy while on a fli ...
    March 27, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Geneva man charged with felony domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man was charged with felony aggravated domestic battery after police said he choked his wife so she couldn’t breathe, pulled her by ...
    March 27, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Maple Park man charged with felony pot possession

    GENEVA – Felony charges of marijuana possession were filed against a Maple Park man who was pulled over by police because he was talking on his cellph ...
    March 27, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Youth pastor from Wheaton charged with stealing from Downers Grove charity

    A youth pastor and Wheaton resident is accused of stealing about $400 in voucher cards from Downers Grove charity Hope's Front Door, according to a ne ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:45 am
  • Crystal Lake man gets prison for sexually abusing young relative

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man who pleaded guilty to a sex crime was sentenced to 40 months in prison Friday.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:51 pm
  • Lisle man charged with robbing gas station

    LISLE – A Lisle man was charged with robbing the Oak Hill Shell gas station in early March, according to a Lisle Police Department news release.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Elmhurst police investigate suspicious person incident

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is investigating a report of a subject who approached a student walking home from school March 17, according ...
    March 27, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • Huntley husband accused of wife's beating murder appears in court

    WOODSTOCK – The Huntley man charged with first-degree murder in the beating death of his wife appeared in court Friday.
    March 27, 2015 - 3:53 pm
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