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  • Brookfield police called to contain unruly Metra rider

    BROOKFIELD – Brookfield police officers were called to a stopped Metra train located on the inbound track at the village's Prairie Avenue station at 4 ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Police warn of IRS telephone scam

    SPRING GROVE – The Spring Grove Police Department is warning residents of a telephone scam claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Service.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Undercover sting nets youth swim coach accused of dropping pill in woman’s drink at Lombard bar

    LOMBARD – A youth swim coach accused of slipping a pill into a woman's drink at a Lombard bar was arrested this week during open registration for the ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:21 am
  • Lombard man sentenced to 8 years in murder-for-hire plot

    A Lombard business man convicted of planning a murder-for-hire plot was sentenced to eight years in prison Aug. 4, according to an FBI news release.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Addison police to conduct roadside safety checks

    ADDISON – Drivers heading eastbound on Lake Street near Medinah Road will be stopped by Addison police late Sept. 6 into early Sept. 7 as part of a st ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 1:38 pm
  • Willow Springs couple die in murder-suicide

    WILLOW SPRINGS – A 26-year-old teacher was shot and killed Saturday in Willow Springs by her husband, who then turned the gun on himself, according to ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:37 am
  • Jury upholds DuPage County's 2012 firing of Animal Care and Control director

    A federal jury has reached a verdict in favor of DuPage County in a case involving the firing of its former director of Animal Care and Control, accor ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:48 am
  • Trial set for woman charged in Batavia murder

    A jury trial is set to begin on Jan. 12 for a woman charged in a stabbing death at the Batavia Apartments complex.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Carol Stream businesses cited for liquor law violations

    CAROL STREAM – The Illinois Liquor Control Commission is cracking down on businesses in Carol Stream and other towns in the state for the illegal sale ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Warrenville police schedule roadside safety checkpoint

    WARRENVILLE – The Warrenville Police Department will conduct a roadside safety checkpoint from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Aug. 30 on Illinois Route 59.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 3:55 pm
  • Both suspects held for Riverside bike thefts released without charges

    RIVERSIDE – Two suspects held for allegedly stealing bikes in Riverside have been released, according to Riverside police.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:12 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • A 2013 Volkswagon Jetta was reported vandalized Wednesday, Aug. 20, while it was parked in the lot at Johnson Controls, 300 S. Glengarry Road. Accor ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • West Chicago police ready for Labor Day traffic enforcement

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Police Department is planning an intensified late-night enforcement effort for the 2014 Labor Day "Drive Sober or Get ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Judge orders exam for Wheaton teen charged with posting inappropriate images online

    WHEATON – One of two former Edison Middle School students accused of creating lewd pictures of classmates and teachers will undergo a court-ordered ps ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Former Lyons police officer sentenced to 5 years for extortion scheme

    A former Lyons police officer was sentenced to five years in federal prison Aug. 4 after pleading guilty to extorting $48,000 from targets of investig ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:42 am
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