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  • Elmhurst police: Man threatens to kill cashier at Kohl's

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police are investigating a case of disorderly conduct after a man allegedly threatened to kill a Kohl's employee May 21, according ...
    May 27, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Woodridge offers steps for responding to solicitors

    WOODRIDGE – Residents who are contacted by an unlicensed solicitor or peddler should inform the Woodridge Police Department at 911, according to a vil ...
    May 27, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • Naperville man charged with child porn possession

    NAPERVILLE – Bond has been set at $300,000 for a Naperville man charged with four counts of possession of child pornography, according to a DuPage Cou ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Villa Park police offer lobby for Craigslist transactions

    VILLA PARK – In response to crimes against Craigslist buyers or sellers, the Villa Park Police Department is joining other departments across the coun ...
    May 26, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • Indiana woman pleads not guilty to attempted Westchester bank robbery

    WESTCHESTER – An Indiana woman has pleaded not guilty to trying to rob a Westchester bank earlier in the month.
    May 26, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Battery report leads to drug charges

    LYONS – The Lyons Police Department was called at 12:15 a.m. May 11 to investigate a report of a battery that allegedly occurred in the 8300 block of ...
    May 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Bond lowered for McHenry man accused of rape

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County prosecutor on Friday detailed violent rape allegations at a bond hearing for a McHenry man.
    May 22, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • DUI charges refiled for Woodstock city council member-elect

    WOODSTOCK – The drunken driving charge against a newly-elected, and still-to-be-seated city councilman was refiled in McHenry County court.
    May 22, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Woodstock father denies allegations in shaken baby case

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock man accused in a shaken baby case has denied all allegations that he injured the 4-month-old child.
    May 22, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Shadwick King arguments, sentencing moved to Aug. 5

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The next court date for a Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife has been pushed back a couple of months, according to cour ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:26 pm
  • Prosecutors seek protective order of victim interviews in Wright case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A preliminary hearing on a protective order was scheduled for next month in the case regarding an Elburn police officer who was ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • Man found in attic of vacant Lyons home charged with burglary in Brookfield

    LYONS – A real estate agent called the Lyons Police Department at 3:17 p.m. May 5 after the agent heard noises coming from the upstairs of a home in t ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:11 pm
  • Romeoville man charged with sexually assaulting Lemont minor

    LEMONT – The Lemont Police Department charged a Romeoville man with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, according to police reports.
    May 21, 2015 - 5:38 pm
  • Downers Grove police: Dead body found in parking lot not considered suspicious

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove police say foul play is not suspected after a dead body was found Thursday morning in the 300 block of Ogden Avenue.
    May 21, 2015 - 8:53 pm
  • Anger management ordered for Woodstock dad's argument with middle schoolers

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge ordered non-reporting probation and anger management for a Woodstock man who threatened middle school students.
    May 21, 2015 - 4:02 pm
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