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Crime & Courts

  • Algonquin mom admits shooting TV as 3 kids watched Primus music video

    WOODSTOCK — An Algonquin mom admitted to firing several rounds into the television her children were watching in January 2015.
    June 14, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • Woodstock sex offender charged with exposing himself to girls on bikes

    WOODSTOCK – Police have charged a 30-year-old Woodstock registered sex offender with exposing himself to two girls who were riding bicycles in his nei ...
    June 13, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Glen Ellyn police investigating public indecency incident

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Police Department is investigating a report that a man exposed himself to a female jogger along the Illinois Prairie Path ...
    June 14, 2016 - 6:59 am
  • Charges dropped after former DuPage County forest preserve district IT official dies

    Charges were dropped June 10 against a former Forest Preserve District of DuPage County IT administrator after he died in May.
    June 13, 2016 - 6:38 pm
  • Documents: McHenry man fatally stabbed wife 2 days before calling police

    McHENRY – Laura K. Harrison, allegedly killed by her husband, 30-year-old Anthony Harrison, was reportedly deceased in their McHenry home for two days ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Elmhurst police: Victim shot during attempted armed robbery

    ELMHURST – A victim was shot in the leg during an attempted armed robbery June 9 in Elmhurst, according to a city of Elmhurst news release.
    June 9, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Federal lawsuit claims Berwyn police detective unfairly targeted couple

    BERWYN – A complaint filed in federal court against the city of Berwyn, its police chief, two detectives and an officer alleges a detective used his a ...
    June 10, 2016 - 7:37 am
  • McHenry man charged with murder in wife's stabbing death transferred to jail

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry man charged with murdering his wife has been released from the hospital and is now in McHenry County Jail.
    June 9, 2016 - 7:11 pm
  • Family of McHenry woman allegedly killed by husband had previous concerns

    McHENRY – Family members of a McHenry man charged with fatally stabbing his wife became increasingly concerned in the spring for Laura Harrison becaus ...
    June 8, 2016 - 5:53 pm
  • Wisconsin woman charged in crash that killed Woodstock mom awaits extradition to Illinois

    WOODSTOCK – A Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, woman accused of being under the influence of heroin during a McHenry crash that led to the death of a Woodstock ...
    June 8, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Hebron village president's lawyer asks judge to drop drug charges

    WOODSTOCK – An attorney for Hebron Village President John Jacobson has asked a judge to dismiss drug possession charges against his client, arguing th ...
    June 8, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • McHenry husband charged with first-degree murder of wife in stabbing

    McHENRY – A 30-year-old McHenry man was charged Tuesday with two counts of first-degree murder after he allegedly stabbed and killed his wife in their ...
    June 8, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Berwyn man pleads guilty to stalking Riverside Brookfield High School teacher

    A Berwyn man has pleaded guilty to stalking and harassing a Riverside Brookfield High School teacher, according to a Riverside Police Department news ...
    June 9, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Police: Man wounded in Woodridge shooting

    WOODRIDGE – A man was wounded in a shooting during the evening of June 6, according to the Woodridge Police Department.
    June 7, 2016 - 1:44 pm
  • McHenry police investigate death, injury at residence

    McHENRY – McHenry police are investigating an incident that left one person dead and one injured Monday morning.
    June 6, 2016 - 7:29 pm
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