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  • 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
  • Westmont man makes DuPage Sheriff's 'Manhunt Monday' list

    WESTMONT – A Westmont man wanted for a class 2 felony for robbery is the focus of this week's "Manhunt Monday," according to a DuPage County Sheriff's ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 3:35 pm
  • Report: Conviction overturned on appeal in 1993 Cicero double murder

    CICERO – An appeals court has ordered a new trial for William Dukes, 46, who was convicted of double murder and has been serving a life sentence since ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Thieves target catalytic converters for precious metals

    GENEVA – The thief or thieves struck with daring impunity, descending on Geneva’s commuter parking lots and stealing six catalytic converters over a f ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Darien man charged with assault after pointing knife at driver following a road rage incident

    OAK BROOK – A road rage incident led to the traffic crash which led to a Darien man getting charged with assault.
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Spitalli of Darien found guilty of murder, kidnapping

    DuPage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin announced Friday that a jury found Joseph Spitalli, 36, of Darien, guilty of first degree murder and kidn ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 8:45 pm
  • Priest with Lemont connection part of released documents on sex abuse accusations

    LEMONT – The Archdiocese of Chicago this week released documents related to priests accused of sexual misconduct, including one who worked at a Lemont ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • Trial delayed for Villa Park man accused of killing ex-girlfriend in Lombard

    A new January trial date has been set for Villa Park resident Todd Mandoline, whose murder trial was expected to begin this week.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • McHenry fugitive who rammed vehicle to escape caught in Lake Geneva

    A McHenry fugitive who evaded police last month by ramming a police vehicle was arrested Thursday in Wisconsin, McHenry County Sheriff's police said.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Jared R. Devona, 18, of the 600 block of Chasewood Drive, South Elgin, was charged Friday, Oct. 31, with street racing another vehicle on Randall Ro ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Nicole B. Cunanan, 19, of the 200 block of Grand Ridge Road, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Nov. 3, with retail theft for reportedly stealing $238 ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 8:08 pm
  • Home improvement project could be nearing an end

    GENEVA – A home improvement project begun 39 years ago may finally come to an end, if embattled property owner Clifford McIlvaine finishes the last it ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • Lakewood man charged with sexual exploitation of Crystal Lake minor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Lakewood man has been charged with felony grooming after he solicited sexual conduct from a minor, according to police department new ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Chicago man charged with heroin possession close to Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A Chicago man faces felony drug possession charges after Kane County Sheriff's police said they found him with more than 200 grams of heroin ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Vegetable thief targets Downers Grove garden plot

    DOWNERS GROVE – Vegetables were reported stolen from a Downers Grove community garden that is overseen by the park district, according to police.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 9:01 pm
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