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  • Holiday Hills shooter gets 135 years for shooting McHenry County deputies

    WOODSTOCK – The Holiday Hills shooter convicted of ambushing sheriff’s deputies who responded to his home in the middle of the night will spend the re ...
    June 25, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Addison man shot by Crystal Lake police officer faces felony domestic battery, invasion charges

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police announced charges June 24 against a 29-year-old man shot by an officer responding to a domestic violence incident i ...
    June 30, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Joseph J. Giustino, 40, of the 700 block of North 17th Street, St. Charles, was charged Sunday, June 14, with misdemeanor assault and battery of a s ...
    June 24, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Man shot by Crystal Lake police officer faces felony domestic battery, invasion charges

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police announced charges Wednesday against a 29-year-old man shot by an officer responding to a domestic violence incident ...
    June 24, 2015 - 9:06 pm
  • Woodstock man faces theft, weapons charges in alleged drug debt dispute

    WOODSTOCK – A 29-year-old Woodstock man faces theft and other charges after a dispute over an alleged drug debt, police said.
    June 24, 2015 - 4:58 pm
  • Former Crystal Lake woman gets probation for 2nd animal cruelty conviction

    WOODSTOCK – A Mount Prospect woman convicted of starving horses in her care was sentenced Wednesday to probation and six months in jail.
    June 24, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • Wheaton church files lawsuit alleging prostitution against neighboring massage parlor

    WHEATON – A church has filed a lawsuit against its landlord and a neighboring massage parlor that has had recent run-ins with the Wheaton Police Depar ...
    June 24, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Cary police looking for information after reported burglaries

    CARY – The Cary Police Department is seeking information after several reported burglaries this week, according to a department news release.
    June 24, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Fire-related vandalism reported in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Sugar Grove police are investigating incidents of fire-related vandalism, according to a village eblast issued Tuesday.
    June 23, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • St. Charles police announce DUI crackdown for July 4 holiday

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police will be out in force through next week conducting DUI and seat belt enforcement, according to a news release.
    June 23, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • Prosecutors seek to seize Huntley homes related to alleged drug ring

    WOODSTOCK – Court documents revealed more details on an alleged drug ring as prosecutors made moves to seize several Huntley homes believed to be invo ...
    June 23, 2015 - 5:03 pm
  • Police: Berwyn man drives onto railroad tracks, charged with DUI

    BERWYN – A 20-year-old Berwyn man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after he drove his vehicle onto the Burlington Northern Sant ...
    June 23, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Man sentenced to 47 years for Woodridge murder, sexual assault

    WOODRIDGE – A Northlake man was sentenced June 23 to 47 years in prison for the December 2012 murder and sexual assault of his former girlfriend in Wo ...
    June 23, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • Police mum on more details from Crystal Lake officer's shooting of suspect

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Officials with the Crystal Lake Police Department and Illinois State Police are withholding the name of the officer who shot a 29-year- ...
    June 23, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Woodstock teen sentenced for role in videotaped gang rape of 15-year-old

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge had harsh words for a young man she sentenced Tuesday for his role in a videotaped gang rape of a teenager.
    June 29, 2015 - 10:08 am
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