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Crime & Courts

  • Officials seek seizure of dogs in Batavia animal cruelty case

    BATAVIA – Authorities are trying to seize dogs from a Batavia woman charged with animal cruelty.Juli ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Kramer campaign manager faces trial on domestic battery charges

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The man who served as campaign manager for Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer’s successful election Nov. 4 is facing a jury tria ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Downers Grove police investigating series of graffiti incidents

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove police are investigating a series of graffiti incidents around the village.
    April 20, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Police: Cicero man flees Riverside backyard crash, reports car stolen

    RIVERSIDE – A Cicero man faces numerous charges after he allegedly crashed his car into a garage in Riverside then fled the scene on foot at 3:40 a.m. ...
    April 20, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • McHenry Police search for man who robbed Subway at gunpoint

    McHENRY – McHenry Police are asking for the public's help to find a man who robbed a Subway at gunpoint Sunday.
    April 20, 2015 - 12:55 pm
  • Lawsuits allege Joliet diocese priests preyed on religious youths

    Note to readers: The following story contains graphic descriptions of allegations of abuse by priests and may be offensive to some readers.
    April 18, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • 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 18, 2015 - 8:47 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
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