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  • 2 Crystal Lake registered sex offenders violate registration laws

    CRYSTAL LAKE – In a recent round of compliance checks, the Crystal Lake Police Department found two registered sex offenders in violation of Illinois' ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • Woodstock teen who was stabbed by 16-year-old in fight faces charges

    WOODSTOCK — A week after being stabbed in fight in the 200 block of Madison Street, a 19-year-old Woodstock man was arrested on charges of attempted h ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 4:42 pm
  • Fox Lake man suing village says he was targeted in Joe Gliniewicz investigation

    FOX LAKE – A man who claims he was one of several targeted as suspects in the death of police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz has filed a federal civil-rights laws ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 8:18 pm
  • Ex-Chicago police officer accused of threats in Joe Gliniewicz case pleads not guilty

    The retired Chicago police officer accused of threatening police investigating the shooting death of Fox Lake Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz pleaded not guilty ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Police: Charges not likely in Batavia barricade incident

    BATAVIA – A man who barricaded himself inside a Batavia home Tuesday likely will not face any charges stemming from the incident, according to police. ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • Police: Man taken to hospital after daylong barricade in Batavia

    BATAVIA – One man was taken to a hospital Tuesday evening after a daylong barricade incident in Batavia, according to a Batavia police news release.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Vehicle strikes Marathon Gas Station in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – The driver of a black 2013 Kia struck a Marathon Gas Station in Riverside after misjudging the brake and gas pedals, according to a Rivers ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Wanted driver abandons car with drugs, cash in Darien

    DARIEN – A traffic pursuit that began the night of Nov. 6 in Grundy County ended with Illinois State Police District 2 finding the vehicle – with drug ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • Michael Coppedge, Jeffrey Hirsch sworn in as McHenry County judges

    WOODSTOCK – Two longtime lawyers stood before their family and peers, rose their right hands and took an oath of office to become McHenry County's new ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's personnel report highlights 'failure in leadership'

    FOX LAKE – The release of Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz’s personnel file last week not only highlighted a series of disturbing misdeeds by the officer, but it ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • Elmhurst police: missing man with learning disability found in Wisconsin

    (Note to readers: This story has been updated to to include new information.) ELMHURST – Elmhurst P ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 2:44 pm
  • Woodstock teen stabbing victim in stable condition; no charges filed

    WOODSTOCK – Police expect to interview a 19-year-old Woodstock stabbing victim this week after he is released from the hospital, Woodstock Police Chie ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • Police: Stolen Jeep damaged mailboxes in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Jeep stolen from a Campton Hills residence was used to damage mailboxes before it was left near a jogging path, according to village ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Those who donated to Joe Gliniewicz's family deal with Fox Lake fallout

    FOX LAKE – Some of the scores of ribbons and posters have come down in Fox Lake as residents deal with the fallout over news their once beloved “G.I. ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Police reports: Elmhurst for Nov. 6

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 12:44 pm
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