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Crime & Courts

  • Police seize 463 marijuana plants from St. Charles Township home

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles Township man faces felony charges after authorities this week found a “large-scale indoor cannabis grow operation ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Someone put graffiti on a building at 204 S. Water St. owned by Batavia Enterprises, it was reported to police Tuesday, Nov. 11.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • 'We do not stand alone': Hundreds gather to support synagogue vandalized in Lombard

    LOMBARD – On the night of Nov. 9, 1938, Jewish businesses, homes and synagogues were attacked throughout Germany and other Nazi-controlled areas of Eu ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Former cop found not guilty in Villa Park assault

    VILLA PARK – A former Maywood police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman in March 2012 at a Villa Park hotel was found not guilty Nov. 6 by ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 5:09 pm
  • Police: Bully Bandit strikes Riverside bank for second time

    RIVERSIDE – Police believe a suspect known as "The Bully Bandit" has struck again following a Thursday morning armed robbery of Bank of America, 3300 ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 6:07 am
  • Domestic battery charges dropped against Barrington Hills cop

    WOODSTOCK – Misdemeanor domestic battery charges against a Barrington Hills police officer have been dropped, his attorney says.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 12:27 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Lisa C. Holmes-Toguem, 47, of the 500 block of North May Street, Aurora, was arrested Friday, Nov. 7, on a 2013 St. Charles warrant carrying charges ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office reports

    • A residential window in the 3N600 block of Arbor Creek Road, Campton Hills, was reported damaged Friday, Nov. 7. It was apparently damaged by a BB g ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Police: Woman rescues kitten from storage unit, ex-boyfriend ticketed

    ST. CHARLES – A 58-year-old man was ticketed with animal cruelty last week after he locked his ex-girlfriend’s kitten in a container in a storage unit ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:43 pm
  • St. Charles police: Man shoplifts, goes to jail same day released from jail

    ST. CHARLES – After serving 90 days in jail for retail theft, an Aurora man last week stole a bottle of liquor – sending him back to jail, according t ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • Glen Ellyn police investigating disappearance of $17,000 earrings

    GLEN ELLYN – Police are investigating a moving company after a woman complained of jewelry being stolen.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 6:09 am
  • Western Springs police, fire respond to bomb threat at Mariano's

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs police and fire departments responded to reports of a bomb threat at an area grocery store at 2:25 p.m. Sunday.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:36 pm
  • 9 years ordered for Crystal Lake lawyer who embezzled from clients

    WOODSTOCK – According to prosecutors there were two kinds of people whom attorney Curt Rehberg embezzled money from.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:18 pm
  • Bullet fired into Lockport Township living room

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP – A bullet was fired into a living room occupied by five people Tuesday night.No o ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • 15-year-old charged in Joliet shoe robbery

    JOLIET - A 15-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly taking sneakers at gunpoint Saturday.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 4:10 pm
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