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  • La Grange Park man robbed after getting off train in Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – A La Grange Park man on his way home from work reported being robbed Wednesday night near the Brookfield train station as he was about to ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Barricaded man surrenders to Downers Grove police

    DOWNERS GROVE – A man barricaded himself inside a Downers Grove apartment after allegedly taking a Taser from a police officer, according to a Downers ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:34 pm
  • Villa Park residents report attempted burglaries

    VILLA PARK – Two recent incidents involving a man posing as a village water department employee in order to gain access to a residence have been repor ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 6:59 am
  • Geneva murder trial pushed to February

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man charged with his wife's murder must now wait until after the new year for a trial.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 8:44 pm
  • Hinsdale police report residential burglaries, working with area police departments

    HINSDALE – Two residential burglaries and one attempted burglary reported to Hinsdale police have investigators comparing notes with area police depar ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Carol Stream man pleads guilty to Oakbrook Terrace attempted murder

    A Carol Stream man pleaded guilty Nov. 13 to attempted first-degree murder after he shot his wife in July 2011 in Oakbrook Terrace after she left work ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • St. Charles man charged with resisting police after station scuffle

    ST. CHARLES – A 35-year-old St. Charles man is headed to court after an incident Tuesday morning at the St. Charles Police Department, according to a ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:22 am
  • Chicago man is first found guilty in DuPage of violating RICO law for drug ring involvement

    WHEATON – A high-ranking member of a drug-trafficking ring in DuPage and Cook counties has been found guilty through the first-ever use of the state's ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Darien police report 4 burglaries Monday, believed to be part of pattern

    DARIEN – The Darien Police Department said that a number of residential burglaries reported fit a pattern of residential burglaries in the city in rec ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • West Chicago man sentenced to 30 years for sexually abusing 12-year-old

    WEST CHICAGO – A West Chicago man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl, according t ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Chicago man indicted on charges in Huntley bank robbery, two others

    ROCKFORD – A Chicago man is facing three federal charges after allegedly robbing multiple banks, one of which was in Huntley, federal officials said.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Cicero landlord convicted for 2010 arson that killed 7

    CICERO – A Cook County jury found Lawrence Myers guilty on all counts Monday in connection with a fire set at an apartment building on Valentine's day ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • DuPage County sheriff searches for Bensenville man facing drug charges

    BENSENVILLE – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office is looking for a Bensenville man wanted on drug charges, according to an office news release.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Ballistics, dismissal hearings scheduled for Tuesday in Joliet murder trial

    JOLIET - A dozen years after he was first accused of killing his live-in girlfriend, a Joliet man will wait one more day to see if murder charges are ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Prostitution sting in Downers Grove nets seven arrests

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Police Department worked alongside the DuPage County Metropolitan Enforcement Group in a prostitution sting that net ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:00 pm
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