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  • Lake in the Hills man charged with DUI after 2 flown from crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A 45-year-old Lake in the Hills man faces felony charges after he allegedly drove drunk and crashed into two Lake in the Hills men ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Darien police: Sikh man beaten, hospitalized in apparent hate crime

    DARIEN – A Darien man says he was called a "terrorist," beaten and hospitalized as a result of a Sept. 8 hate crime attack.
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Former Crystal Lake, Johnsburg priest accused of sexually abusing child

    A lawsuit filed Tuesday accuses a priest, formerly of churches in Crystal Lake and Johnsburg, of sexually abusing a 7- to 9-year-old child while assig ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Riverside man charged with felony identity theft

    RIVERSIDE – Police arrested a Riverside man after he stole and used a credit card that he found in a taxi cab, according to a Riverside Police Departm ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Judge won't dismiss ex-Algonquin man's double-murder indictment

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge rejected a motion to dismiss the indictment for a former Algonquin man accused of murdering his parents.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 5:08 pm
  • Bloomingdale doctor pleads guilty to $4 million Medicare fraud

    BLOOMINGDALE – A Bloomingdale doctor pleaded guilty Sept. 8 health care fraud and now faces a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison.
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Labor Day crackdown in Crystal Lake leads to 10 arrests, 95 tickets

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Stepped enforcement over the holiday weekend resulted in the Crystal Lake Police Department arresting 10 people and issuing 95 tickets, ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 5:38 pm
  • Video evidence in Fox Lake police shooting fails to lead to suspects

    FOX LAKE – Investigators continue to search for three men suspected in the shooting death of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz after they said three ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • Defendant in 2006 Cary-area double murder alleges prosecutorial misconduct

    WOODSTOCK – Authorities have been quiet about what new evidence tied a former Algonquin man to an 8-year-old double murder that persuaded them to take ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • Deputies shot last year in Holiday Hills reflect on Fox Lake shooting

    Dwight Maness spent his 47th birthday Wednesday at a vigil for Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz, who was killed earlier this week in the line of ...
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Indiana man charged with Willowbrook sexual assault extradited to DuPage County

    WILLOWBROOK – The Indiana man accused of beating, stabbing and sexually assaulting a 26-year-old Willowbrook woman in her home Aug. 29 has been extrad ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 6:18 am
  • Possible attempted child luring reported in N. Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – Three 13-year-old girls reported a possible attempted child luring that took place Thursday night in North Aurora, according to a news ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Brandon R. Walz and Stephen W. Walz, both 22, and both of the 500 block of Gladstone Avenue, Aurora, were charged Friday, Aug. 21, with public intox ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • St. Charles family still grieving 26 years after daughter died in crash involving drunken driver

    Gerri and Richard Schlachta remember their only daughter, Noelle, as a beautiful, vibrant young woman whose friendly, bubbly personality drew people t ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • Hood stolen from car undergoing repairs in Batavia Township

    BATAVIA TOWNSHIP – A Batavia Township resident reported the theft of more than $6,000 in parts from a vehicle undergoing repairs, according to a Kane ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 7:35 pm
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