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Crime & Courts

  • Trial set for Algonquin mom accused of shooting TV as kids watched Primus video

    WOODSTOCK – A trial date has been set for a woman accused of firing multiple rounds into the television her children were watching.
    June 10, 2015 - 1:06 pm
  • Woodstock police charged 2 teens for recent burglaries

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police are investigating several June burglaries and have linked to two juveniles to one, according to a news release.
    June 10, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • Search for escaped Youth Center inmate continues

    ST. CHARLES – The search continues for a 19-year-old man who escaped from the Illinois Youth Center, 3825 Campton Hills Road, St. Charles.
    June 9, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Winfield police: Warrant issued for caregiver charged with financial crimes against elderly resident

    WINFIELD – A Winfield Police Department investigation of alleged crimes against an elderly village resident have resulted in formal charges and an arr ...
    June 9, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Wheaton police investigation leads to bank fraud charges for St. Charles man

    WHEATON – A St. Charles man has been charged with three felony counts of financial institution fraud and one count of continuing a financial crimes en ...
    June 9, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Wheaton police: Unknown man enters home, seen leaving by resident

    WHEATON – An unknown man entered a residence on Bluegrass Circle in the early morning of June 7, according to a news release from the Wheaton Police D ...
    June 9, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • Downers Grove teens arrested in vandalism spree

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove police have arrested two juveniles in connection with a streak of vandalism reported in the village, according to a vill ...
    June 10, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Glendale Heights man charged in fatal Glen Ellyn graduation party stabbing

    A Glendale Heights teen is being held on a $3 million bond after allegedly fatally stabbing a man at a high school graduation party in unincorporated ...
    June 10, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • Riverside police warn residents after garage burglaries

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside recently experienced several garage burglaries on the east end of town, according to a Riverside Police Departmen ...
    June 9, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Former Woodstock substance abuse counselor admits to fondling boy

    WOODSTOCK – A former substance abuse counselor will spend the next four months in the McHenry County Jail after admitting to fondling a young boy.
    June 8, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Fight near Glen Ellyn leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

    A fight that broke out on Saturday in unincorporated DuPage County near Glen Ellyn left one person dead and two others injured, according to a release ...
    June 7, 2015 - 6:03 pm
  • Supreme Court ruling has implications in McHenry County rap video case, defense attorney says

    WOODSTOCK – The defense attorney representing a Lake in the Hills man accused of threatening a police officer says a recent U.S. Supreme Court decisio ...
    June 6, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • St. Charles police officers honored for saving lives

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles police sergeant and two officers this week were honored for saving the lives of two people.
    June 5, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Berwyn police: Thief takes collection jar for sending blind children to camp

    BERWYN – A Berwyn man was charged with felony robbery after he stole a collection jar for a charitable organization, according to police reports.
    June 5, 2015 - 2:50 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooter claims abuse, unfair trial, ineffective counsel

    WOODSTOCK – In court documents filed without the assistance of his attorneys, Scott Peters alleges he was abused in jail, his attorneys "botched" his ...
    June 5, 2015 - 3:08 pm
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