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  • Kane State’s Attorney’s Office opposes 2 pending state bills

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office is reaching out to legislators to oppose two bills pending in the Illinois General As ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Second West Chicago teen pleads guilty in connection to death of Wheaton man

    A second West Chicago teen involved in the killing of a Wheaton man has been sentenced – this time to 14 years in prison, the DuPage County State's At ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • 2 Wonder Lake teens face multiple drug charges after traffic stop

    WONDER LAKE – Two Wonder Lake teenagers face multiple drug charges, after police seized Xanax pills and other narcotics with an estimated $500 street ...
    March 10, 2015 - 5:14 pm
  • Downers Grove physician pleads guilty to child porn possession

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Downers Grove physician has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography, the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office announced ...
    March 11, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Police: Berwyn man charged with DUI after driving into building

    BERWYN – A Berwyn man who crashed his vehicle at 2 a.m. March 5 into a building at 6450 Cermak Road and then fled the scene faces multiple charges, in ...
    March 11, 2015 - 7:44 pm
  • Chicago woman charged after pounding on doors in Berwyn

    BERWYN – A Chicago woman was charged with criminal trespass to property after she was reported pounding on doors in an apartment building at 4 a.m. Ma ...
    March 10, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Algonquin mom fired rifle at TV as 3 kids were watching, police say

    WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin woman told authorities she was upset with how much TV her children were watching and that she didn't like the program when sh ...
    March 10, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • DNA testing brings no leads in Geneva murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – None of the DNA tests discussed Monday at a Geneva murder trial were a match for the man charged with the crime.
    March 9, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Crystal Lake police investigating possible shooting at Canterbury Park

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Several squad cars and police officers are investigating a possible shooting incident in Canterbury Park this afternoon, but it was unc ...
    March 9, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Elgin man restored to fitness in Woodstock motel rape case, alleged victim can't be found

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors will try an Elgin man accused of raping a woman in a Woodstock motel, although it appears as though the case could be unraveli ...
    March 9, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • 23-year old North Riverside man shot in Lyons early Saturday morning

    LYONS – A 23-year-old North Riverside man was shot in Lyons in the early hours of Saturday morning, according to a Lyons Police Department report.
    March 10, 2015 - 5:55 am
  • Downers Grove police investigating burglary

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred Friday, police announced in a news release.
    March 9, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • Geneva woman charged in Canadian shooting plot appears in court

    GENEVA – The Geneva woman charged in a foiled Valentine’s Day shooting plot had a brief appearance in a Canadian courtroom Friday morning.
    March 6, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated DUI

    GENEVA – A Geneva man has been charged with felony aggravated driving under the influence after police said he was driving on a revoked license. The l ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man was charged with two felony counts of aggravated battery stemming from an incident at Delnor Hospital. Police said he kicked an ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:38 pm
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