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  • Mt. Sterling man sentenced to 22 years for Downers Grove residential burglary

    WHEATON – Steve Mantucca, 51, of Mt. Sterling, was sentenced to 22 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for burglarizing a Downers Grove ho ...
    April 19, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Joining hands around the courthouse

    GENEVA – More than 140 people participated Thursday in Kane County’s 10th Annual Hands Around the Courthouse event to bring attention to child abuse a ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • Psychological evaluation set for Batavia woman charged in fatal stabbing

    BATAVIA – The attorney for a woman charged in the stabbing death of a Chicago man has raised doubts as to whether she is fit to stand trial.
    April 18, 2014 - 5:03 pm
  • Brookfield homeowner confronts man trying to get into his home

    BROOKFIELD – A Brookfield resident who was asleep on a couch in his living room had a rude awakening April 16 at about 2:30 a.m. when he discovered a ...
    April 19, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Joshua Alec Love, 20, of the 100 block of Walnut Drive, St. Charles, was arrested Monday, April 14, on a St. Charles warrant for failing to appear i ...
    April 18, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office police reports

    • A hit-and-run accident was reported Monday, April 14, at Randall and Crane roads in St. Charles Township. A 2012 Toyota Prius was reportedly rear-en ...
    April 18, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • Former carnival worker sentenced to 25 years for 2008 murder

    A former St. Charles carnival worker has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for a 2008 murder that occurred after a disagreement turned violent.
    April 18, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Judge issues gag order in Fiebelkorn case

    ST. CHARLES – A petting zoo owner charged with animal cruelty and neglect of 94 sick and starved animals won a partial victory in court Thursday when ...
    April 18, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Elmhurst brothers charged in drug bust

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police arrested two brothers during an investigation into the sales of illegal narcotics.
    April 16, 2014 - 4:59 pm
  • Driver speeds through crowd at S.E. Gross track meet after fleeing police, none injured

    BROOKFIELD – Police in Brookfield are still searching for a man who drove a purple Hyundai sedan across the S.E. Gross Middle School playground a litt ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Judge turns down plea for lighter sentence in road rage case

    A defense lawyer arguing for a lighter sentence for his client said the victim in a 2011 road rage confrontation had his own anger issues.
    April 16, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • DNA helps Villa Park police find MonteCasino Cafe burglary suspect

    VILLA PARK – Villa Park police last week arrested a 20-year-old man who allegedly broke into a local restaurant in February and removed a cash registe ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:07 pm
  • Addison woman sentenced to 7 years for stabbing son

    ADDISON – A woman formerly from Addison was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday for stabbing her 3-year-old son in the neck, according to a DuPa ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Hinsdale Police Department issues Narcan nasal spray to counteract heroin

    HINSDALE – Few can ignore the epidemic heroin has created in DuPage County, as the number of deaths and overdoses have risen over the years.
    April 11, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Hinsdale police release video of car burglary suspect, seek community assistance

    HINSDALE – A member of the Block Watch Program produced a lead in an alleged car burglary, according to the Hinsdale Police Department.
    April 11, 2014 - 4:44 pm
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