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  • 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
  • Addison man pleads guilty to indecent solicitation

    ADDISON – An Addison man pleaded guilty Sept. 17 to indecent solicitation, a Class two felony, according to a Cook County State's Attorney's Office sp ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • Elmhurst police investigating possible robbery, missing person report

    ELMHURST – Police are investigating a possible robbery at an Elmhurst gas station, according to the Elmhurst Police Department.
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • Geneva man indicted in embezzlement scheme

    The founding member of a Geneva investment firm has been indicted on accusations he embezzled client funds in a nearly $4 million fraud scheme that la ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Lake in the Hills massage therapist admits to sex abuse at Barrington business

    LAKE IN THE HILLS - A Lake in the Hills man received two years of probation and must register as a sex offender for the next 10 years after pleading g ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 5:20 pm
  • Winfield man charged with two counts of child pornography by Wheaton police

    WHEATON – A Winfield man has been charged with two counts of possession of child pornography after an extensive undercover investigation, according to ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • Attorney files for Mario Casciaro's release after Johnsburg murder verdict overturned

    An emergency bond motion was filedwith the 2nd District Appellate Courton Monday to release Mario Casciaro from prison, his attorney Kathleen Zellner ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • La Grange man charged with public indecency in La Grange Park

    LA GRANGE PARK – La Grange Park police charged a La Grange man Aug. 31 with public indecency for allegedly masturbating in public, according to a poli ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • McHenry-area fatal shooting victim last seen before Labor Day, neighbors say

    McHENRY – Nearly two weeks passed between the time neighbors last remember seeing Daniel L. Bakker waving from his garage and the time police converge ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 3:24 pm
  • Boy injured in Riverside DUI released from hospital

    RIVERSIDE – The 8-year-old boy that was struck by a vehicle Sept. 14 in Riverside and placed in a medically induced coma after sustaining severe injur ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Man charged in 1985 murder of 15-year-old Glen Ellyn girl held without bond

    A Champaign man charged with the 1985 murder of a 15-year-old girl near Glen Ellyn was ordered held without bond during a court hearing Sept. 21 befor ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Bond set at $750,000 for Addison man accused of child pornography possession

    ADDISON – Bond for an Addison man accused of possessing child pornography has been set at $750,000, according to a DuPage County State's Attorney's Of ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 1:05 pm
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