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  • Riverside police charge caretaker who allegedly stole $6,300 from woman with cancer

    RIVERSIDE – The caretaker of a 76-year-old Riverside woman diagnosed with cancer was charged with felony theft for making unauthorized cash withdrawal ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • Contractor charged with sexually abusing teen in La Grange

    LA GRANGE – La Grange police charged a Chicago contractor after he inappropriately touched a teenage juvenile while he was working at her house in La ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 4:17 pm
  • St. Charles man gets 10 years for armed robbery, battery to police officer

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles man Wednesday pleaded guilty in an armed robbery case and a related aggravated battery case, according to court records.
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Female suspect flees from Kane deputies

    GENEVA – A woman suspected of theft at the GreenFields senior community ran away from police on Wednesday, Lt. Pat Gengler, a Kane County Sheriff’s Of ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Crystal Lake man accused of drunken driving stolen car in hit-and-run

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man is being held on $165,000 bond after authorities said he drove a stolen car while he was under the influence and was in ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 6:11 pm
  • Lombard woman who murdered her husband awaiting psychiatric evaluation

    LOMBARD – The Lombard woman who was deemed insane when she murdered her husband in January 2014 is still awaiting state psychiatric evaluation, accord ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 6:29 pm
  • Lombard police offer tips to prevent car burglaries

    LOMBARD – After recently arresting two suspects in connection to a string of car burglaries, the Lombard Police Department is reminding residents to f ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • Male suspect flees from Geneva police

    GENEVA – Geneva police will follow various leads in an attempt to locate a man who ran from officers earlier Tuesday north of the Geneva train depot, ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Berwyn man charged with 1st degree murder in death of 10-month-old girl

    BERWYN – A Berwyn man was charged Aug. 3 with first degree murder for allegedly causing the death of a 10-month-old girl.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • DuPage County Sheriff: Addison woman wanted for alleged identity, retail theft

    ADDISON – The Aug. 3 DuPage County Sheriff's Office Manhunt Monday pick of the week is wanted out of Addison on a Class 4 felony for identity and reta ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • DNA being tested in Grundy County cold case

    CHANNAHON – Fifteen years after 17-year-old Nicole L. Bowers was last seen at her Morris home, Channahon investigators recently had some DNA evidence ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 1:40 pm
  • Cicero man charged with battery after grabbing woman's thigh in Berwyn

    BERWYN – A Cicero man was charged with battery at 9:30 p.m. July 29 after he allegedly walked up to a woman on a park bench and grabbed her thigh.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Volo man charged with unlawful use of a weapon

    A Volo man faces two felony charges after the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shots fired call Saturday night in Volo.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Report found many cyber security breaches start with weak password

    Stop reading this article.Stop, right now and go change the passwords on your sensitive accounts. (B ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • 3 suspected robbers arrested in Willow Springs

    WILLOW SPRINGS – The Cook County Sheriff's Office has charged three men with armed robbery after they were taken into custody July 27 by the Willow Sp ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 4:00 pm
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