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  • Elmhurst woman sentenced to four years for slow-speed chase

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst woman pleaded guilty Friday to leading police on a slow-speed chase through the suburbs last year.
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • A barn in the 8N500 block of Dittman Road, Campton Hills, was reported burglarized Wednesday, Aug. 6. About $3,500 in landscaping equipment was repo ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Graffiti was reported Thursday, Aug. 7, on a city of Batavia electric box on the Batavia Riverwalk in the 100 block of Shumway Avenue and on a bridg ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Man arrested after stabbing at child's birthday party in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police announced the arrest of a man who allegedly stabbed a Berwyn man with a broken bottle at a child's birthday party in Rive ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • North Riverside bank robbed Aug. 1

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – The West Town Saving Bank branch, 7820 W. 26th St., was reported robbed Aug. 1 at about 4:30 p.m., according to the the FBI's Bandit ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Convicted of sex crime, 78-year-old man could be out in a year

    WOODSTOCK – A 78-year-old man who admitted to fondling two young girls was sentenced to four years in prison, but could be eligible for release in abo ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • Two McHenry County men charged with soliciting sex

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two McHenry County men have been charged with solicitation of a sexual act after being arrested during a national crackdown on purchase ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 1:51 pm
  • Accused doctor pleads not guilty, seeks jury trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva doctor accused of aggravated criminal sexual assault pleaded not guilty Thursday and asked for a jury trial.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Woodridge man sues Downers Grove animal hospital over alleged malpractice

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Woodridge man has filed a suit against VCA Arboretum View Animal Hospital in Downers Grove claiming neglect and malpractice at the c ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 9:39 am
  • Riverside police charge 2 for armed robbery of $30K in jewelry

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department announced Thursday that two men with connections to street gangs were charged with the daytime armed robbe ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Ex-cop pleads not guilty to misconduct, weapons charges

    WOODSTOCK – A former police sergeant denied allegations that he stole weapons from the Hebron Police Department.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Police: Man arrested in Brookfield after robbing former roommate with machete in Lisle

    A Brookfield man was charged Wednesday night after allegedly threatening his former roommate with a machete and taking his television set and a small ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 6:15 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A mailbox was reported damaged Saturday, Aug. 2, in the 38W300 block of Oakwood Drive, St. Charles. A vehicle apparently struck it.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • A rear-view mirror on a 2006 Mercedes was reported damaged Saturday, Aug. 2, while it was parked in the 500 block of South Third Street. An estimate ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Man gets 22 years for attempted murder in Lombard stabbing

    The Chicago man found guilty of repeatedly stabbing his former girlfriend with a steak knife inside a Lombard condo unit was sentenced Wednesday to 22 ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 6:14 pm
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