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  • Downers Grove man charged with child pornography possession, distribution

    DOWNERS GROVE – Anthony Damaska, 28, of the 600 block of Sherman Street, Downers Grove, has been charged with possession and distribution of child por ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Police discover child pornography, drugs in Fox Lake couple's home

    FOX LAKE – An investigation spanning several weeks led to Lake County authorities discovering hundreds of child pornography videos, an array of drugs ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • Downers Grove man accused of battering infant daughter

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Downers Grove man has been charged with aggravated battery of his 3-month old daughter, according to a DuPage County State's Attorne ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:57 pm
  • Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow pleads not guilty

    FOX LAKE – The widow of disgrace Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz pleaded not guilty to felony money laundering and misuse of charitable funds ch ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:31 pm
  • Ex-Crystal Lake business owner sentenced for hiding $80K during bankruptcy

    ROCKFORD – A former Bull Valley man and Crystal Lake business owner was sentenced to nine months in federal prison for hiding more than $80,000 in ass ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:04 pm
  • McHenry teens accused of kidnapping boy in plot to recover stolen pot

    McHENRY – Three 19-year-old men from McHenry allegedly kidnapped a 14-year-old boy in what police said was a plot to persuade the boy's 13-year-old fr ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 3:20 pm
  • Fox River Grove man charged with DUI after crashing into building with girl in van

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Fox River Grove man was charged with DUI and endangering the life of a child after he drove 4 feet into a building near Crystal Lake ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 1:55 pm
  • Ex-Crystal Lake man accused of mailing 18 pounds of pot from California sentenced

    WOODSTOCK – A former Crystal Lake man accused of shipping marijuana through the mail was sentenced to prison and recommended for boot camp as part of ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 1:43 pm
  • Elmhurst Police Department investigation leads to child porn arrest

    ELMHURST – An investigation initiated by the Elmhurst Police Department has led to the arrest of a Glendale Heights man accused of possession of child ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Fox Lake woman cited after striking ambulance, gas meter on home

    FOX LAKE – A Fox Lake woman was cited after police said she drove away after striking the gas meter on a home and struck an ambulance while returning ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:25 pm
  • Island Lake man charged with drug-induced homicide in Mundelein man's death

    A 28-year-old Island Lake man has been charged with drug-induced homicide in connection with a suspected heroin overdose death in Mundelein, police an ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 4:20 pm
  • Woman charged with prostitution at Glen Ellyn spa

    GLEN ELLYN – A woman was charged with prostitution following a police investigation of Sun Spa Massage, 565 Roosevelt Road in Glen Ellyn.
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 9:59 pm
  • Woodridge man convicted in robbery of Downers Grove Radio Shack

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Woodridge man was found guilty of armed robbery Jan. 29, stemming from a Dec. 11, 2013, incident at a Downers Grove Radio Shack, acc ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 6:53 pm
  • Brookfield man fatally shot in front of home

    BROOKFIELD – A 33-year-old Brookfield man was shot and killed while in his vehicle Jan. 27, according to a release from the Brookfield Police Departme ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 6:47 pm
  • Addison man sentenced to 12 years in prison on heroin charges

    ADDISON – An Addison man arrested during a large heroin bust was sentenced to 12 years in prison Jan. 29, according to media reports.
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 6:45 pm
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