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  • Limo driver pleads guilty to DUI after taking students to Glen Ellyn prom

    GLEN ELLYN – A former limousine driver charged with transporting about two dozen Oswego High School students to their Glen Ellyn prom while drunk plea ...
    April 3, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • Crime mugs for April 2014

    Local arrest and booking photos are provided by area police departments. Individuals pictured who have been charged with a crime have not been ...
    April 5, 2014 - 6:58 pm
  • Letter: Increase police foot patrols

    To the Editor:The city of Chicago has already taken it upon themselves to reinstate the use of foot ...
    April 3, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • Former West Chicago youth ministry leader charged with sex abuse

    WEST CHICAGO – A former youth ministry leader from Community Fellowship Church in West Chicago is accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with ...
    April 2, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Wisconsin man charged with sexual assault of Riverside teen

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police announced Monday that Alexander R. Rurka, 19, of Cedarburg, Wisc., surrendered himself at the Riverside Police Department ...
    April 2, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • RB student attacks female in hallway

    RIVERSIDE – A 17-year-old male juvenile from Bellwood, who is also a Riverside-Brookfield High School student, was charged with four counts of felony ...
    April 2, 2014 - 9:10 am
  • Downers Grove police warn residents of phone scam

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Police Department is alerting residents to a telephone scam being used by criminals in the area.
    April 1, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Lombard man released after pleading guilty to child porn charge

    LOMBARD – A Lombard man arrested in December on child pornography charges was released from prison Monday after striking a plea deal with prosecutors, ...
    April 1, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • Bolingbrook woman charged with filing false prescriptions at Woodridge doctor's office

    BOLINGBROOK – A Bolingbrook woman has been charged with filing false prescriptions for Ambien through a doctor's office in Woodridge.
    April 1, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Suspicious powder found in letter to DuPage County Clerk's Office

    WHEATON – A letter containing an unknown, powdery substance was received by the DuPage County Circuit Clerk's Office on Monday, prompting an investiga ...
    April 1, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Man held on $300,000 bond after firing blank gun outside Elmhurst bar: police

    ELMHURST – A Berkeley man is being held on $300,000 bond after allegedly firing a blank gun Saturday outside Fitz's Spare Keys in Elmhurst.
    April 1, 2014 - 8:03 am
  • Minooka man found asleep inside building he set on fire: Bolingbrook police

    BOLINGBROOK – A Minooka man is facing charges after allegedly setting fire to a Bolingbrook business Sunday morning.
    April 1, 2014 - 8:05 am
  • Carol Stream man charged in international ATM fraud scheme

    A Carol Stream man is one of 17 defendants charged in an international ATM skimming and money-laundering scheme, according to the U.S. Attorney's Offi ...
    March 31, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • Police: Bolingbrook man with marijuana crawls through window, teen girl hits officer upon his arrest

    BOLINGBROOK – A local man faces several charges after illegally entering a Bolingbrook home Thursday, according to a news release from the Bolingbrook ...
    April 1, 2014 - 8:47 am
  • Riverside police officer pulls teens from river after canoe overturns

    RIVERSIDE – A Riverside police officer pulled three teen boys on spring break from the Des Plaines River after their canoe overturned Friday, accordin ...
    March 31, 2014 - 12:29 am
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