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Crime & Courts

  • Westchester resident, retired senator honor Westchester Police Department

    WESTCHESTER – Retired U.S. Sen. Roland Burris presents a certificate of appreciation for outstanding civil service to the Westchester Police Departmen ...
    April 18, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Hearing set for village petition on Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's pension

    FOX LAKE – The Fox Lake Police Pension Board on Monday scheduled a hearing on the village's request to have a say in whether the board should award a ...
    April 18, 2016 - 5:19 pm
  • Marengo bar must surrender liquor license by end of April after violations

    MARENGO – After Harley D’z bar in Marengo violated the terms of its liquor license several times in the past few years, the business will have to surr ...
    April 17, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Cook County police officers to get heroin overdose antidote

    Law enforcement agencies throughout Cook County now will have lifesaving Evzio, or naloxone, to reverse heroin overdoses, according to a news release ...
    April 16, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • Crystal Lake couple wanted on drug dealing charges after cocaine, pot found at home

    WOODSTOCK — A McHenry County judge issued bench warrants for a Crystal Lake couple accused of possessing more than 900 grams of cocaine.
    April 15, 2016 - 4:24 pm
  • Fox Lake Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow applies for his police pension

    FOX LAKE – The widow of disgraced Fox Lake police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz has applied to receive her husband's pension, leaving the village's Police Pen ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • West Chicago man denies selling heroin to Crystal Lake man in drug-induced homicide case

    WOODSTOCK — A West Chicago man is denying allegations he sold an unknown amount of black tar heroin to a Crystal Lake man who overdosed and died days ...
    April 13, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • West Chicago man denies selling heroin to Crystal Lake man in drug-induced homicide case

    WOODSTOCK – A West Chicago man is denying allegations he sold an unknown amount of black tar heroin to a Crystal Lake man who overdosed and died days ...
    April 13, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • Joliet trio charged in Barrington car shooting

    Three Joliet men have been charged in a vehicular shooting in Barrington.At 3:09 a.m. Sunday, Barrin ...
    April 13, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • Crystal Lake teen charged after shooting near University of Kentucky

    An 18-year-old Crystal Lake man was charged this week for his role in an alleged robbery that led to a man being fatally shot near the University of K ...
    April 13, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Pedestrian killed by train at Downers Grove Main Street train station

    DOWNERS GROVE – An eastbound Metra Train struck and killed a male pedestrian at 8:10 a.m. April 13 at the Main Street train crossing in downtown Downe ...
    April 14, 2016 - 6:26 am
  • Crime mugs for April 2016 in McHenry County area

    McHenry County-area crime mugs for April 2016 ...
    April 25, 2016 - 3:44 pm
  • Judge dismisses charges against Cary man accused of selling heroin

    WOODSTOCK – A Cary man no longer faces charges of selling and possessing heroin – at least not in McHenry County.
    April 11, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Barrington man had more than 10,000 child porn videos, images, police say

    BARRINGTON – A 45-year-old Barrington man faces felony child pornography charges after police said a search of several of electronic devices in his ho ...
    April 7, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow pleads not guilty to conspiracy charges

    The widow of disgraced Fox Lake police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz pleaded not guilty Wednesday to additional misuse of charitable funds and conspiracy char ...
    April 6, 2016 - 6:41 pm
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