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  • 20-year-old man tried to get on Huntley school bus, police say

    HUNTLEY – A 20-year-old Huntley man was charged with disorderly conduct Friday after police and school leaders say he tried to board a school bus in t ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 2:57 pm
  • Police reports: Elmhurst for Oct. 16

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Elmhurst police arrest 4 Bellwood minors for garage burglary

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police recently arrested four Bellwood minors for stealing two bicycles from a residential garage, according to a City of Elmhurst ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 10:38 am
  • Woodstock man on trial accused of setting woman on fire after she refused to have sex with him

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors on Wednesday asked McHenry County jurors to convict a 34-year-old Woodstock man of attempted murder for the "horrible injuries ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Nanny denies filing false report in Fox Lake police shooting case

    A Vernon Hills woman accused of making a false report that triggered a manhunt for the suspects in the shooting death of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Glini ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Huntley police, mom search for driver in Route 47 crash that injured motorcyclist

    HUNTLEY – A Lake in the Hills mother is asking the community to help find the driver who was involved in a Route 47 crash that injured her son.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Police arrest 2 minors in connection with 21 car burglaries

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police arrested two minors from Addison in connection with a series of car burglaries, according to a City of Elmhurst news releas ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • Champaign man pleads not guilty in 30-year-old Glen Ellyn murder

    GLEN ELLYN – A Champaign man charged in the 1985 murder of 15-year-old Kristina Wesselman in a field near Glen Ellyn pleaded not guilty Oct. 13 in a D ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Girl reports suspicious motorist Monday in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Police Department is encouraging parents to speak with their children about the importance of reporting situations involving sus ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • Police: St. Charles jewelry store robbery fits ‘pattern of crime’

    ST. CHARLES – The weekend’s robbery of a jewelry store on the city’s far east side fits a “pattern of crime” seen throughout the Midwest, St. Charles ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 8:23 pm
  • Man fatally shot by Lisle police officer following home invasion

    LISLE - A Lisle police officer fatally shot a man Oct. 10 after responding to a reported home invasion.
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Woman killed by Elmhurst Metra train

    ELMHURST - Elmhurst Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman in her 60s or 70s who was killed the afternoon of Oct. 9 after she ...
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • Bond set for Wheaton man allegedly found with 6,000 child porn images

    WHEATON – A $300,000 bond has been set for a Wheaton man who serves as a staffer at a girl's college preparatory school in Evanston, after he was char ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Police reports: Elmhurst for Oct. 9

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crimes have ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • One cited, one hurt after crash on Route 64 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – An Elgin woman was cited, and a Hanover Park woman was injured after a two-vehicle crash Thursday on the east side of St. Charles, accor ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 9:14 pm
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