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Crime & Courts

  • Fox River Grove man gets 5 years for 5th DUI

    WOODSTOCK – A Fox River Grove man's fifth DUI conviction landed him five years behind bars.Jason N. ...
    March 5, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Carol Stream man accused of sexually assaulting girl with spina bifida

    CAROL STREAM – Bond was set at $1 million Thursday for a Carol Stream man accused of sexually assaulting a child with special needs, according to a Du ...
    March 5, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Crystal Lake man gets 2 years probation for domestic battery though victim recants

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man previously convicted of domestic battery was sentenced to probation Thursday, despite an 11th-hour recantation by the a ...
    March 5, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting: April trial date set for Scott Peters

    WOODSTOCK – The man accused of firing more than a dozen shots at McHenry County Sheriff's deputies who responded to a call at his Holiday Hills home i ...
    March 5, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Police charge 3 in Lombard, Villa Park armed robberies

    Lombard and Villa Park police have charged three suspects in a series of armed robberies in the two villages, according to a Lombard news release.
    March 6, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Witnesses recount crime scene, evidence in Geneva murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The jury for a Geneva murder trial Wednesday heard from seven witnesses who responded to the place where Kathleen King’s body w ...
    March 4, 2015 - 7:59 pm
  • Suspected Lisle bank robber in custody

    LISLE – A man suspected of robbing a Lisle bank is in custody, according to Bandit Tracker Chicago, a website run by law enforcement.
    March 4, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Jurors hear opening statements in Shadwick King case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A 12-member jury Tuesday afternoon heard attorneys’ opening statements and testimony from three witnesses during the second day ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Police seeking 3 men in connection with Glen Ellyn burglary

    GLEN ELLYN – Law enforcement is investigating a burglary that took place Monday, the Glen Ellyn Police Department announced in a news release.
    March 5, 2015 - 4:32 pm
  • Aurora woman charged with identity theft in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A 35-year-old woman has been charged with identity theft after police said she used a man’s Social Security number to secure employment ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • St. Charles man, woman face felony drug charges

    ST. CHARLES – A traffic stop that was initiated because the 54-year-old passenger was wanted on a warrant led to more charges against him and his driv ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • West Chicago man sentenced for role in 2013 death of Wheaton man

    WHEATON – A West Chicago man was sentenced to 17 years in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to a charge stemming from the 2013 death of a Wheaton m ...
    March 3, 2015 - 6:24 pm
  • Westmont man convicted of stabbing father to death seeks new trial

    WESTMONT – DuPage County public defenders representing a Westmont man found guilty of first-degree murder earlier this year for the 2011 stabbing deat ...
    March 3, 2015 - 9:43 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Sean J. Doody, 24, of the 1800 block of Rita Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Tuesday, Feb. 17, with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession ...
    March 2, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • Jury selection continues today in Shadwick King trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Jury selection is scheduled to continue this morning in the trial of a Geneva man charged with first-degree murder.
    March 2, 2015 - 7:38 pm
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