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  • 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
  • Darien police investigating Hinsdale South student who brought BB gun to school

    DARIEN – District 86 officials said that on Wednesday, a student was taken into custody by police after a broken BB gun was found in their possession ...
    March 26, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • St. Charles police arrest 4 during traffic campaign

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police made four arrests and issued 17 citations during a two-week enforcement period that ended Sunday, according to a news ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Woodstock woman charged with church burglary

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock woman has been charged with burglarizing a Woodstock church.Jessica R. Madse ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • Huntley man's domestic battery charge upgraded to murder after wife dies

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley man was charged Tuesday with murdering his wife days after police responded to the couple's home for a domestic violence incident.
    March 25, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Prosecutor asks that Holiday Hills man accused of shooting deputies not use wheelchair at trial

    WOODSTOCK – The prosecutor trying the Scott B. Peters case asked a judge Wednesday to prohibit the man accused of shooting two officers from using a w ...
    March 25, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Volo woman accused of trying to rob Johnsburg Chase Bank

    JOHNSBURG – A Volo woman is accused of attempting to rob the J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, 2911 Commerce Drive, in Johnsburg on Tuesday, police said.
    March 25, 2015 - 11:07 am
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