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Crime & Courts

  • Community support for police spills over after Fox Lake officer's killing

    FOX LAKE – A child's drawing of a police officer with angel's wings sat outside the Fox Lake Police Department on Friday.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Boles to be next Kane County chief judge

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County 16th Judicial Circuit elected Judge Susan Clancy Boles as its new chief judge, effective Dec. 7, when the curre ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • St. Charles businesses pass liquor compliance check

    ST. CHARLES – A total of 21 area businesses recently passed an inspection that tested their compliance with liquor laws, according to a St. Charles po ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Judge dismisses case against Downers Grove sperm bank

    DOWNERS GROVE – A lawsuit filed against a Downers Grove sperm bank over wrongful insemination was dismissed Sept. 3, according to the attorney for the ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Timeline of Fox Lake police shooting, manhunt

    FOX LAKE — A breakdown of major events in the Fox Lake police shooting and subsequent manhunt:Tuesda ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 8:05 pm
  • Fox Lake manhunt: Slain police officer's gun found; video to be analyzed

    FOX LAKE – Police investigating the shooting death of Fox Lake police officer hope a video from a Fox Lake resident and information gleaned from evide ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • West Chicago man arrested on child pornography charges

    WEST CHICAGO – Bail has been set at $50,000 for a West Chicago man accused of possession of child pornography, according to DuPage County State's Atto ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Despite false tip, extreme heat officers remain dedicated to search

    FOX LAKE – As the search for the three men involved in the shooting death of Lt. "G.I. Joe" Gliniewicz entered into a third day, police remain determi ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 6:37 pm
  • St. Charles woman pleads guilty to shoplifting

    A St. Charles woman who faced felony charges in connection to an armed robbery at a Batavia retailer has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge, according ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Shadwick King wants murder sentence reduced

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife wants his 30-year prison sentence to be reconsidered, according to court records.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Wheaton attorney accused of stealing from dead clients

    WHEATON – Bond has been set at $250,000 for a Wheaton attorney accused of stealing more than $2 million from his clients, according to a DuPage County ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Man charged after allegedly threatening to blow up Kane County Circuit Clerk’s Office

    ST. CHARLES – A 21-year-old man faces felony charges after he threatened to blow up the Kane County Circuit Clerk’s Office in St. Charles, according t ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 5:37 pm
  • Crystal Lake man wanted after police standoff turns himself in

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man whom police were pursuing Tuesday after a dispute that resulted in hours of neighborhood police activity turned hims ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Lombard dermatologist sentenced to seven years in federal prison for insurance fraud

    LOMBARD – A Lombard dermatologist was sentenced Aug. 28 to seven years in federal prison for insurance fraud, according to a U.S. Attorney's Office No ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:15 pm
  • Indiana man charged in Willowbrook stabbing, sexual assault

    WILLOWBROOK – The man who allegedly stabbed and sexually assaulted a Willowbrook woman in her home Aug. 29 has been charged, and his bail is set at $5 ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:09 pm
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