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Crime & Courts

  • Richmond Police search for cigarette thief

    RICHMOND – Richmond police are asking for the public's help in finding a a man they say stole a carton of cigarettes from a convenience store.
    June 5, 2015 - 9:22 am
  • Aurora man charged in North Aurora home invasion, burglary Thursday

    NORTH AURORA – An Aurora man has been charged with home invasion and burglary after police said he broke into an apartment Thursday morning in the 200 ...
    June 4, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Geneva woman charged with possession of heroin

    GENEVA – A Geneva woman, who still was under court supervision for a felony burglary charge, was charged in Geneva with two counts of felony possessio ...
    June 4, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Police: Man kept marijuana in jars

    GENEVA – An Elgin man was charged with felony possession of marijuana after police said they found two large Mason jars of marijuana in his car, after ...
    June 4, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • West Chicago man charged with child abduction, abuse has ties to towns across DuPage County (with video)

    A West Chicago man who may have worked at area park districts, churches and YMCAs as recently as May is being held without bond after allegedly attemp ...
    June 11, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Woman sentenced in 2009 fatal crash wants to withdraw guilty plea

    ST. CHARLES – A woman sentenced in a 2009 crash that killed a St. Charles couple wants to withdraw her guilty plea, claiming the state did not use an ...
    June 4, 2015 - 7:32 pm
  • Woodstock man denies recording girl in shower, has bond lowered

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man indicted on allegations that he placed a camera in a bathroom to watch a young girl shower pleaded not guilty Thursday and ...
    June 4, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • Lockport Township couple pleads guilty in drug dealing, dog fighting case

    JOLIET – A Lockport Township man pleaded guilty Wednesday to drug dealing and dog fighting.Vanessa S ...
    June 3, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Last murder suspect in Joliet's Hickory Street murder case set to go on trial

    JOLIET – The remaining suspect in the 2013 Hickory Street slayings is scheduled to face a jury next week.
    June 3, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Joliet cop tackles suspected car burglar

    JOLIET – Police say an officer joined a victim’s pursuit of a burglar Tuesday night.An officer was n ...
    June 3, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Three arrested in Plainfield South High School break-in

    JOLIET – Police say three men broke into Plainfield South High School after drinking beer on the building’s roof early Wednesday.
    June 3, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Channahon couple sues over 2014 crash that killed their daughter

    JOLIET – A Channahon family has filed a lawsuit that alleges their daughter’s fatal May 2014 car crash was because of a major defect in the vehicle th ...
    June 3, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Nathan A. Gay, 19, of the 1000 block of DeShannon Court, Batavia, was charged Saturday, May 23, with underage drinking and obstruction by giving an ...
    June 3, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Downers Grove police warn residents after slew of slashed tires

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Police Department is warning residents about a string of incidents of vandalism to vehicles, the village announced i ...
    June 3, 2015 - 5:36 pm
  • Riverside traffic stop takes down man on the lam five years

    RIVERSIDE ­ A Lyons man stopped for a traffic violation in Riverside on June 2 has been turned over to the custody of Wisconsin police on an outstandi ...
    June 5, 2015 - 1:35 pm
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