| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The following items were taken from Woodstock police reports:
A 20-year-old Wonder Lake man was charged with not having a driver's license, disobeying a yield sign and driving an uninsured motor vehicle. He was stopped near Rhodes and Olive streets...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Tighter security has been implemented to "detect and counter insider threats" against the nation's radar facilities that direct airplanes, following the arson attack two months ago by a worker at an air-traffic control center west of Chicago, the...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:46 PM
A jury Monday convicted a Cicero landlord of murder in an arson fire on Valentine's Day, 2010, that killed seven people, including four children, according to prosecutors and court records.
Lawrence Myers, 64, wanted to burn down his building in the...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:04 AM
A woman has been arrested after, deputies say, she set her car on fire and then blamed it on faulty car parts.
The car owner, Patricia Rouchier, 69, was taken into custody Thursday on an arson charge, according to an arrest report.
| Nov 24, 2014
| 4:01 PM
The fire that killed 32 horses in a barn near Woodstock apparently started in a hayloft, but investigators said Monday they may never know the cause of the blaze.
Five horses survived by getting out of the barn at Valley View Acres when it went up in...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 2:48 PM
A Forks Township woman tried to hire a hit man for $1,000 to kill her daughter's ex-boyfriend and two others, the New Jersey Attorney General's Office announced Wednesday.
New Jersey State Police say Denise M. Nagrodski, 52, of the 700 block of Arndt...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 3:38 PM
A 14-year-old boy faces felony arson charges after a morning fire at his Prospect Heights home injured his parents and an officer, police said.
The teen also faces three counts of aggravated arson in connection with the three injuries, said Prospect...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 8:54 PM
Members of the Missouri National Guard were positioned late Thursday night outside strip malls and department stores along a 2-mile span of West Florissant Avenue, but there were no demonstrators in sight, continuing what has been a largely peaceful...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The following were taken from police reports.
A 34-year-old Highwood woman was arrested on Nov. 11 in the 500 block of East Townline Road and charged with the retail theft of $27 in groceries.
A 24-year-old Merrillville, Ind., woman was arrested on...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:24 AM
KISSIMMEE — Backpage.com escort ads offer introductions to a wide range of adults.
Rodney Lee Bagby is an example.
Busted a week ago in Osceola County's tourist corridor, Bagby was riding with two young women calling themselves "Sugar" and...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 1:47 PM
A man charged with setting fire to a vacant Logan Square home allegedly watched from a nearby porch as flames spread to an occupied building and several people, including a pregnant woman, fled for their safety, prosecutors said Thursday.