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  • St. Charles police: Man shoplifts, goes to jail same day released from jail

    ST. CHARLES – After serving 90 days in jail for retail theft, an Aurora man last week stole a bottle of liquor – sending him back to jail, according t ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • Glen Ellyn police investigating disappearance of $17,000 earrings

    GLEN ELLYN – Police are investigating a moving company after a woman complained of jewelry being stolen.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 6:09 am
  • Western Springs police, fire respond to bomb threat at Mariano's

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs police and fire departments responded to reports of a bomb threat at an area grocery store at 2:25 p.m. Sunday.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:36 pm
  • 9 years ordered for Crystal Lake lawyer who embezzled from clients

    WOODSTOCK – According to prosecutors there were two kinds of people whom attorney Curt Rehberg embezzled money from.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:18 pm
  • Bullet fired into Lockport Township living room

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP – A bullet was fired into a living room occupied by five people Tuesday night.No o ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • 15-year-old charged in Joliet shoe robbery

    JOLIET - A 15-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly taking sneakers at gunpoint Saturday.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • Woodstock man accused sexually abusing 3 juvenile relatives

    A Woodstock man has been charged with four counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of three juvenile relative, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 2:44 pm
  • Johnsburg murder case: Mario Casciaro, Shane Lamb making moves in court

    WOODSTOCK – Attorneys for Mario Casciaro are asking that evidence collected from the 2002 death investigation be DNA tested, while Shane Lamb is askin ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 2:11 pm
  • Wife from Woodstock prostitution murder gets 3 years for probation violation

    WOODSTOCK – A woman who made a false police report in connection with a 2011 homicide investigation will spend time behind bars after having her proba ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Miner sentenced to life in Hickory Street murders

    JOLIET - It was already determined Joshua Miner would receive a life sentence for the murders of Eric Glover Jr. and Terrance Rankins.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Charles O. Origi, 22, of the 2000 block of Bayberry Lane, Hoffman Estates, was charged Thursday, Oct. 30, with battery.
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Labron D. Shaw, 31, of the 1100 block of East Wilson Street, Batavia, was charged Thursday, Nov. 6, with retail theft from Kohl’s, 251 N. Randall Ro ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • FBI arrests two in cell phone store robbery

    BOLINGBROOK – The FBI arrested two men for allegedly holding up a cell phone store Thursday.Andrew C ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Westmont man pleads not guilty in Lombard synagogue vandalism

    A Westmont man charged with a hate crime after allegedly vandalizing a Lombard synagogue pleaded not guilty to all charges Monday, said Paul Darrah, s ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 5:02 pm
  • Police: DUI driver drove wrong way on Stevenson Expressway, crashes into Willowbrook woman

    A 29-year-old Willowbrook woman was injured in a head on crash at 1:30 a.m. Sunday on the Stevenson Expressway.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 4:45 pm
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