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  • Cicero man charged with multiple bank robberies

    CICERO – A man who allegedly robbed a dozen banks in the Chicago area and was dubbed “The No Boundaries Bandit” because of his wide target range was a ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 9:21 pm
  • Former Frankfort doctor pleads guilty to sexual offenses

    JOLIET – A Frankfort doctor was sentenced to 18 months of probation Wednesday after pleading guilty to groping women during office visits.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Elmhurst couple in triple murder-suicide remembered as loving parents

    ELMHURST – A row of white crosses lined the yard of a house in the 600 block of Chatham Avenue on Sunday, after police discovered the bodies of four f ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Bolingbrook man convicted in mailed marijuana scheme

    BOLINGBROOK – A Bolingbrook man who was one of three charged with mailing five pounds of marijuana to a home in Naperville in September 2013 was convi ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 9:07 pm
  • Prosecutors will persist in Gempel case

    JOLIET – While his confession can’t be used, prosecutors still plan to try a Crest Hill man who authorities allege killed his elderly neighbor and set ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • Woman arrested on charges of inappropriate relationship with a minor

    JOLIET TOWNSHIP – A 37-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday on charges related to what police allege is an inappropriate relationship with a minor.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • Elburn man charged in connection with fatal crash

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A criminal complaint was filed and an arrest warrant issued for an Elburn man in connection with a June 25 motorcycle crash tha ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Naperville teens charged after allegedly selling ecstasy, cocaine to undercover officers

    NAPERVILLE – Two Naperville teens were recently charged for allegedly selling ecstasy and cocaine to undercover police, according to a news release fr ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Lisle man flees police, gets multiple charges on 21st birthday

    LISLE – A Lisle man rang in his 21st birthday Thursday by running from police, according to a news release from the DuPage County Sheriff's Office.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Man faces additional DUI counts in quarry crash that killed passengers from Lisle, Naperville

    A Geneva man faces additional counts of aggravated driving under the influence in a Naperville crash last month that killed two people after the car h ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Trial set for Villa Park man accused in fatal fire that killed Lombard woman

    The Villa Park man accused of starting the fire that killed a Lombard woman is scheduled to stand trial Nov. 3 in DuPage County Court.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Scott Alan Tinsley, 41, of the 1100 block of McDonald Avenue, Aurora, was charged Sunday, Aug. 17, with violating an order of protection. The compla ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • David R. Thomas, 57, of the 3S300 block of South Lorang Road, Elburn, was charged Tuesday, Aug. 26, with driving under the influence of alcohol, fai ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Trial for man charged with killing Kelli O'Laughlin to begin Sept. 2

    The trial of John Wilson Jr., the man charged with killing 14-year-old Kelli O’Laughlin on Oct. 27, 2011 at her Indian Park home, is set to begin Tues ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Men plead not guilty in Addison heroin trafficking

    ADDISON – Four men charged in a July drug bust in Addison pleaded not guilty Monday.Orlando Pacheco- ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:17 pm
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