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Crime & Courts

  • 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
  • Former Woodstock middle school principal accused of stealing from PTO

    WOODSTOCK – The former principal of Northwood Middle School in Woodstock has been charged with two counts of theft over $500 and one count of forgery.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Naperville Police offering $1,000 for information regarding home damage incident

    NAPERVILLE – Police are offering a $1,000 reward to anyone who can help identify the person or people responsible for damage to multiple homes that ar ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 2:37 pm
  • Oakbrook Terrace man arrested in connection with Elmhurst home invasion, burglary

    ELMHURST – An Oakbrook Terrace man allegedly involved in an Aug. 31 residential burglary in Elmhurst was arrested Sept. 2 by the Elmhurst Police Depar ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Authorities hope video, tips lead to suspects’ capture

    FOX LAKE – Authorities are hoping surveillance footage and tips from the public will provide the clues they need to find the three men involved in the ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Willowbrook sexual assault suspect arrested in South Bend

    WILLOWBROOK – The Willowbrook Police Department confirmed Sept. 1 that a suspect in connection with Aug. 29 stabbing and sexual assault of a Willowbro ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 2:58 pm
  • St. Charles Township street targeted in recent burglaries

    ST. CHARLES – A residential street in far eastern St. Charles Township recently was targeted for burglaries or attempted burglaries, according to Kane ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • La Grange Park elementary school placed on soft lockdown due to suspicious vehicle

    LA GRANGE PARK – Brook Park Elementary School was put on soft lock down Sept. 1 after a student reported seeing a person in a car with what appeared t ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Naperville woman arrested for threatening repo agent with gun

    NAPERVILLE – A Naperville woman threatened a repossession agent with a gun Aug. 25 after he came to repo her minivan, according to Naperville Police D ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Naperville man involved in prior police standoff arrested for traffic violation

    NAPERVILLE – A Lisle man who was involved in a standoff with police in July was arrested Aug. 22 in a separate incident for a traffic violation, accor ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 2:14 pm
  • Police swarm Fox Lake in apparent manhunt

    FOX LAKE – There are reports of large police presence near Sayton Road in Fox Lake.Police scanner tr ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 9:17 am
  • St. Charles police probe 2 child incidents involving male strangers

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police said Monday they are continuing to investigate reports of two 13-year-old girls who encountered a male stranger in th ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 7:47 pm
  • Weapon found after fight in Kane County Jail

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – After a fight among inmates, a Kane County Jail detainee was found with a weapon, making it the “first actual weapon” found in ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 7:51 pm
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