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  • Woodstock man accused of violating Sex Offender Registration Act

    WOODSTOCK — The Woodstock Police Department arrested Jose J. Quintero, 26, on Saturday for a violation of the Illinois Sex Offender Registration Act, ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 4:12 pm
  • Batavia police: Two accused in soliciting scam

    BATAVIA – Two Minnesota residents were cited for soliciting without a permit for a business that does not appear to be legitimate, Batavia police anno ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Naperville police searching for suspects in residential burglary

    NAPERVILLE – Naperville Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of anyone responsible for an alleged ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Family, former Glen Ellyn officials express relief in 30-year-old murder arrest

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Mike Formento remembers how shocked and afraid the Glen Ellyn community was in the days ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • District 155 officials will demolish Crystal Lake South bleachers eventually

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Illinois Supreme Court has sided with the city of Crystal Lake and three property owners in the case surrounding the controversial ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • 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
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