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Crime & Courts

  • Trial to begin for Zion man facing drug-induced homicide charge

    WOODSTOCK – A trial will begin Monday for a Zion man accused of providing a fatal dose of heroin to 21-year-old Danielle Barzyk.
    Jan. 7, 2017 - 11:23 pm
  • Algonquin man arrested on heroin, morphine charges

    An Algonquin man was arrested this week in Kane County for possession of heroin and morphine.Antoni ...
    Jan. 7, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Chicago torture case: 'Where was the sense of decency?' Judge orders defendants held without bond

    CHICAGO – Four defendants accused of taunting and torturing a mentally ill Crystal Lake man and streaming it live on Facebook will be held without bon ...
    Jan. 7, 2017 - 12:39 am
  • Melrose Park man sentenced to 22 years in prison for Wheaton burglary

    A Melrose Park man has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for stealing a universal remote control from a Wheaton apartment complex common area.
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 3:37 pm
  • Glen Ellyn man person of interest in suspicious death in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Police Department seeks help in locating Michael J. Marlovitz, 23, of Glen Ellyn, as a person of interest in the investigation o ...
    Jan. 7, 2017 - 8:55 am
  • Development to dominate headlines in Glen Ellyn, Wheaton in new year

    New development will dominate many of the headlines in Glen Ellyn and Wheaton in 2017.1. New Whole F ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 2:09 pm
  • Ex-Woodstock cop accused of illegal search won't face perjury charge

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office will not pursue perjury charges against an ex-Woodstock police officer who is being sued for ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Police arrest 2 in Woodstock car burglary investigation

    WOODSTOCK – Two men were charged Tuesday with allegedly burglarizing motor vehicles in Woodstock.Woo ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 12:27 am
  • McHenry man killed in Wisconsin shooting; 2 in custody

    McHENRY – A McHenry man and an East Troy, Wisconsin, man are in custody at the Walworth County Jail in Wisconsin for their alleged connection to an Ea ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • 2 suspects rob Metro PCS in La Grange

    LA GRANGE – The Metro PCS store at 1040 S. La Grange Road in La Grange was robbed at 3:32 p.m. Dec. 30, according to a La Grange Police Department new ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • DuPage County deputy fatally shoots 17-year-old near Villa Park

    A 17-year-old was shot and killed by a law enforcement officer, according to a news release from the DuPage County Coroner's Office.
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 7:34 pm
  • Woodstock man admits to shaking 4-month-old son

    WOODSTOCK — A Woodstock man could be headed to prison after he admitted to "violently" shaking his 4-month-old son.
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 4:54 pm
  • Crystal Lake police snag impaired, distracted drivers during holiday traffic enforcement

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Police snagged one impaired driver and about three dozen distracted ones during a holiday safety crackdown.
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 4:35 pm
  • Will County police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Will County Sheriff’s Office. Individuals listed in P ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 4:54 pm
  • Pedestrian dies after Lake in the Hills police sergeant, Hebron trustee accused of DUI

    A Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, woman who authorities said was struck by an intoxicated Lake in the Hills police sergeant and Hebron trustee has died.
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 11:36 pm