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  • Batavia Police Reports

    • Austin R. Runde, 26, of the 2200 block of Countryside, Montgomery, was charged Wednesday, Nov. 26, with driving under the influence of alcohol and i ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 10:12 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office reports

    • An aluminum light pole in the area of East Ridgewood Drive and Timber Ridge Court in St. Charles Township was reported damaged Monday, Nov. 17. A ve ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:41 pm
  • Blue Island man still in jail after escape from Batavia police car

    BATAVIA – A Blue Island man remains in Kane County Jail after he briefly escaped Saturday from Batavia police custody. Bond was set at $20,000.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:15 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff looking for info on car burglaries near Cary

    CARY – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in identifying a suspect or suspects in recent car burglaries.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Wheaton police charge woman in undercover prostitution operation

    WHEATON – A Wheaton woman has been charged after an undercover police operation revealed a prostitution hotspot in a local massage parlor.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • 2 charged in Carol Stream area vehicle burglaries

    CAROL STREAM – Two men were charged with allegedly burglarizing vehicles in several neighboring towns after Carol Stream police responded Nov. 19 to a ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:25 pm
  • Brookfield police charge 2 in connection with robbery of La Grange Park commuter

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Police Department announced Wednesday that investigators charged two people in connection with a robbery that occurred nea ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Berwyn man charged in 4-vehicle roll-over crash on Harlem

    RIVERSIDE – A Berwyn man faces charges for allegedly causing a four-car roll-over crash that resulted in injuries to a Bolingbrook woman at 7:34 a.m. ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 2:01 pm
  • Cary receives reports of catalytic converter thefts at Metra station

    CARY – Catalytic converters from two vehicles were stolen from the village's Metra lot, the police department said.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Armed robber robs Woodridge Hair Cuttery Tuesday night

    WOODRIDGE – The Woodridge Police responded to an armed robbery that occurred at 8:10 p.m. Tuesday at the Hair Cuttery, 2301 63rd St., Woodridge.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 7:02 am
  • Police warn Downers Grove residents of telephone scam

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Police Department wants residents to be aware of an IRS telephone scam, according to a news release.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Elmhurst woman sues Wal-Mart after allegedly being injured at Villa Park store

    An Elmhurst woman is suing Wal-Mart after she claims a line of carts knocked her unconscious in the parking lot of its Villa Park location.
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Priscilla Lachica, 22, of the 1100 block of West Wilson Street, Batavia, was charged Wednesday, Nov. 19, with making two fraudulent purchases valued ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Dispute between brothers leads to 2 arrests

    GENEVA – A dispute between brothers led to domestic battery charges for one and felony possession of marijuana for the other, according to Geneva poli ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Ex-St. Charles man accepts 5 years in prison on marijuana charges

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A former St. Charles man has pleaded guilty to unlawful delivery of marijuana, a felony, and was sentenced to five years in pri ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:13 pm
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