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  • Men charged with armed robbery of Bolingbrook truck stop

    BOLINGBROOK – Two men were arrested after allegedly stealing more than $150 from a truck stop clerk at gunpoint and fleeing when approached by police ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 12:38 pm
  • Crystal Lake South teacher charged with soliciting sex in prostitution sting

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A long-time Crystal Lake South teacher was arrested this week and charged with soliciting sex during a prostitution sting in Rockford.
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • West Chicago woman charged with stealing from parent-teacher organizations

    WEST CHICAGO – A local woman is charged with stealing several thousand dollars from a pair of parent-teacher organizations.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 6:34 pm
  • Police charge 6 for fight after RB High School basketball game

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police charged six people Feb. 17 as a result of an incident that began Feb. 13, when Riverside police were called to a disturba ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 5:17 pm
  • Former COD radio station engineer accused of stealing $200,000

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage police have arrested a former WDCB employee on allegations that he committed financial crimes against the school.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 6:38 pm
  • Crystal Lake-area man sentenced for sexual assault of 3 children after tense hearing

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake-area man was sentenced to prison after an explosive hearing that ended with a distraught father's outburst on the judge and ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 4:03 pm
  • Lake in the Hills man admits to sexually abusing young female relatives

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man could potentially be sentenced to more than 200 years behind bars on allegations that he carried on a pattern of s ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Two charged in Joliet pizza delivery robbery

    JOLIET - Two men were arrested Wednesday after allegedly stealing pizzas and telling a delivery driver they were armed.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Rogelio Ynocencio, 50, of the 400 block of Union Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Feb. 16, with driving under the influence of alcohol, fail ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office report

    • A woman reported Friday, Feb. 13, that she was missing $380 from her purse and believed it was stolen from her 2013 Nissan when it was parked at the ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • St. Charles man, 81, charged with criminal sexual abuse

    ST. CHARLES – An 81-year-old St. Charles man is headed back to court later this month on a charge that he sexually abused a girl younger than 13 years ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Marengo man who got teen pregnant violates probation, gets prison for contacting girl

    WOODSTOCK – A 21-year-old Marengo man lasted less than two weeks on probation before being re-arrested on allegations that he contacted the teenage gi ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Geneva woman faces additional charges in foiled shooting plot

    GENEVA – The Geneva woman charged with conspiracy to commit murder in Canada faces additional charges in that country, according to Canadian police.
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 7:46 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office, Huntley police make crime maps available

    Using data to determine crime trends and target hot spots in the community is not a new policing phenomenon.
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 5:46 pm
  • Woodstock man accidentally shoots his finger while cleaning handgun

    WOODSTOCK – Police do not expect to file charges against a 70-year-old man who shot himself in the finger while cleaning his handgun.
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 4:29 pm
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