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Crime & Courts

  • Evidence, scene described in ex-Algonquin man murder case

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors spent most of the day Wednesday describing the scene and going through pieces of evidence in the case against a former Algonqu ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Ex-Algonquin man murdered Cary-area parents for inheritance, prosecutors argue

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors in the case against a former Algonquin man accused in the 2006 shooting deaths of his father and stepmother said Tuesday the m ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • McIlvaine fights fines, fees St. Charles seeks from him

    GENEVA – Through his attorney, St. Charles resident Clifford McIlvaine on Wednesday fought to dismiss tens of thousands of dollars in fines and fees t ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 8:46 pm
  • St. Charles police arrest 6, cite 26 during traffic campaign

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police made six arrests and issued 26 citations for various offenses as part of a recent two-week enforcement period, accord ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Wheaton man charged with child porn possession

    WHEATON – A Wheaton man was charged with four counts of unlawful possession of child pornography, according the Wheaton Police Department.
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • Missing Elmhurst gas station clerk found, charged for staging robbery with her boyfriend

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police have found the missing Shell Gas Station store clerk, and have charged her and her boyfriend with felony theft, according t ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Riverside police charge Burbank man with second DUI in two weeks

    RIVERSIDE – Police charged a Burbank man Sept. 19 with driving under the influence of alcohol two weeks after he was charged with the same offense, ac ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • Missing Elmhurst gas station clerk identified as Simone Boyd

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department continues to search for a gas station clerk missing since early Sept. 22, according to a department news rel ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • Western Springs police alert community to recent vehicle burglaries

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Western Springs police warned residents to keep their vehicles locked after five reported vehicle burglaries took place over two day ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • McCullom Lake man pretended to be slain father in texts, police say

    WOODSTOCK – A McCullom Lake man fatally shot his father, then sent text messages from the slain man's phone pretending to be him, according to a McHen ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • Addison man pleads guilty to indecent solicitation

    ADDISON – An Addison man pleaded guilty Sept. 17 to indecent solicitation, a Class two felony, according to a Cook County State's Attorney's Office sp ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • Elmhurst police investigating possible robbery, missing person report

    ELMHURST – Police are investigating a possible robbery at an Elmhurst gas station, according to the Elmhurst Police Department.
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • Geneva man indicted in embezzlement scheme

    The founding member of a Geneva investment firm has been indicted on accusations he embezzled client funds in a nearly $4 million fraud scheme that la ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Lake in the Hills massage therapist admits to sex abuse at Barrington business

    LAKE IN THE HILLS - A Lake in the Hills man received two years of probation and must register as a sex offender for the next 10 years after pleading g ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 5:20 pm
  • Winfield man charged with two counts of child pornography by Wheaton police

    WHEATON – A Winfield man has been charged with two counts of possession of child pornography after an extensive undercover investigation, according to ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 4:36 pm
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