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  • 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
  • Elmhurst police search for home intruder

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst woman reported an intruder inside her home Aug. 31 in the 200 block of North Indiana Street, according to an Elmhurst Police De ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Crystal Lake police investigating possible stabbing in Coventry subdivision (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police are investigating a physical altercation – possibly a stabbing or slashing – that injured two males in a Crystal La ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Algonquin man accused of lighting wife's closet on fire after she files for divorce

    WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin man intentionally set fire to his wife’s closet in an attempt to burn her clothes, prosecutors said in court documents chargi ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
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