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  • Former College of DuPage radio engineer charged with stealing $200K pleads not guilty

    A former College of DuPage radio engineer accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the school's radio station, WDCB, pleaded not guilty to a dozen ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Geneva woman makes court appearance in foiled Canadian shooting plot case

    GENEVA – The Geneva woman charged in a foiled Valentine’s Day shooting plot made a brief appearance in a Canadian courtroom last week.
    April 13, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Cicero man charged in beating death of toddler

    CICERO – A Cicero man was charged with the murder of an 18-month-old boy that was left in his care Thursday.
    April 14, 2015 - 6:07 am
  • Berwyn man faces peeping Tom charges in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – A Berwyn man was charged with two counts of disorderly conduct after he was allegedly seen peeping into apartment windows in Riverside at ...
    April 13, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • McHenry County deputies sue Scott Peters, aunt over shooting injuries

    WOODSTOCK – Two McHenry County sheriff’s deputies injured in the line of duty are suing the man accused of shooting them and the woman who allegedly g ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Leslie Deville-Benedyk, 53, of the 0S600 block of Robbins Street, Winfield Township, was charged Friday, April 3, with driving under the influence, ...
    April 10, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Geneva man charged with felony domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man has been charged with two counts of felony aggravated domestic battery, according to police reports and court records.
    April 10, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • DUI charges authorized in Blackberry Township crash

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Charges have been authorized against a 29-year-old DeKalb man who lost control of a vehicle in Blackberry Township, causing it t ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Lawsuit against Downers Grove sperm bank moved to DuPage County

    DOWNERS GROVE – A lawsuit filed against a Downers Grove sperm bank over wrongful insemination has been moved from Cook County to DuPage County.
    April 10, 2015 - 7:07 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Lisa G. Hill-Jaso, 54, of the 12100 block of Winchester Drive, Orland Park, was charged Monday, March 30, with driving under the influence of alcoho ...
    April 9, 2015 - 9:05 pm
  • Former associate pastor of Elmhurst church sentenced to 10 years for sex assault

    ELMHURST – A former associate pastor at an Elmhurst church has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting a girl over the course of ...
    April 9, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • 38 years ordered for former Crystal Lake man's pornography, sex crimes

    WOODSTOCK – In sentencing a former Crystal Lake man to more than three decades behind bars, a McHenry County judge called the sex crimes he committed ...
    April 9, 2015 - 4:37 pm
  • Man charged after he asks Jewel patron to shock him with stun gun

    DARIEN – A Woodridge man was charged in Darien after he asked a patron of Jewel-Osco, 7329 Cass Ave., to shock him with a cellphone stun gun, accordin ...
    April 10, 2015 - 4:32 pm
  • Police: Utility scam continues to hit St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Another local business was contacted by someone claiming to be with the city of St. Charles Electric Utility, St. Charles police announc ...
    April 8, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • 16-year-old faces burglary charge in Woodstock car break-in spree

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock police are urging citizens to lock their car doors after a series of car burglaries occurred in town.
    April 7, 2015 - 6:21 pm
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