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  • Geneva police reports

    • Gardening tools of an unknown value were reported stolen Monday, Oct. 6, from a garage in the 0-100 block of Kane Street.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Former Plainfield teacher sentenced for child porn conviction

    PLAINFIELD – A former Plainfield North High School teacher and wrestling coach was sentenced to six years in prison this week after pleading guilty to ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:40 pm
  • Joliet teen arrested in Tuesday shooting

    JOLIET – A juvenile was arrested for a Tuesday shooting that happened in broad daylight.Police said ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • Five charged in alleged strong-arm robbery

    Three area men and two juveniles were arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of strong-arm robbery in unincorporated DuPage County near Wheaton, accord ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Motorist charged after fleeing traffic stop in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A 23-year-old Schaumburg man faces a felony charge, as well as several lesser charges, after leaving a traffic stop in St. Charles early ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Illegal sex acts net man 4 years

    WOODSTOCK – Supporters of a Huntley man sentenced Wednesday to prison for sex crimes confronted the victim as they left a McHenry County courtroom.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Ex-Geneva streets superintendent keeps up with restitution payments

    GENEVA – Stephen LeMaire, a former Geneva streets and fleet superintendent who pleaded guilty in 2012 to theft charges, has kept up his restitution pa ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Teen expected to survive shooting

    JOLIET — A teenager is expected to survive after being shot in the chest Tuesday afternoon in a Joliet parking lot.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 4:21 pm
  • Western Spring police investigating 13 cases of vehicle burglaries

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs Police Department is investigating 13 separate vehicle burglaries and thefts that happened between Sept. 5 and O ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 4:20 pm
  • West Chicago police offer tips in light of recent burglaries

    WEST CHICAGO – After charging two juveniles in connection to a recent string of motor vehicle burglaries, the West Chicago Police Department is offeri ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 3:23 pm
  • Miner found guilty

    JOLIET – Joshua Miner was found guilty Wednesday of both murders in the Hickory Street street killings.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • A Dodge was reported burglarized Wednesday, Oct. 1, in the 40W200 block of Campton Crossing, Campton Hills. A drum pad, sound mixer, microphone and ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A residential burglary was reported Tuesday, Sept. 30, in the 42W100 block of Timber Trail, Campton Township. The offender apparently broke in throu ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Elburn police reports

    • A door to an unoccupied residence in the 200 block of Oak Drive, Elburn, was reported kicked in Monday, Sept. 22. No damage was reported inside the ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Johnsburg police officer charged with lying about military record

    JOHNSBURG – A Johnsburg police officer has been indicted on multiple felonies that he lied to several police departments about his military record.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 8:19 pm
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