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  • Indians closer Chris Perez, wife charged with marijuana possession

    Chris Perez, an All-Star closer with the Cleveland Indians, has been charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession and told drug agents he had pot in his home for personal use, according to investigative reports acquired by the Associated Press. Asked...
  • Bail set at $20K for CeaseFire Illinois director in domestic battery

    Bail set at $20K for CeaseFire Illinois director in domestic battery
    Tio Hardiman, the director of the anti-violence group CeaseFire Illinois, “punched and kicked his wife” after the two had a verbal altercation in front a family member, Cook County prosecutors alleged Saturday. As a result of the Friday...
  • Teen charged with bilking classmates out of cash for trip

    Teen charged with bilking classmates out of cash for trip
    A 19-year-old man was arrested Saturday and accused of stealing money he had collected from a group of schoolmates for a trip to a north central Illinois resort to celebrate graduation. Kjuan Green of the 5300 block of West Monroe Street was charged...
  • Irish Hills murder: Prosecutor says DPA 'failed to exercise thoroughness'

    Irish Hills murder: Prosecutor says DPA 'failed to exercise thoroughness'
    A deputy prosecuting attorney is no longer employed after the prosecutor's office questioned their handling of the Edward Mwaura protective order. Mwaura was arrested but released from jail without being charged three days before he stabbed his 6-year-old...
  • Deputy prosecutor resigns over decision on slain girl's father

    Deputy prosecutor resigns over decision on slain girl's father
    SOUTH BEND — St. Joseph County Prosecutor Michael Dvorak said today a deputy prosecutor is no longer employed after failing to prosecute a man who killed his 6-year-old daughter three days after he was arrested for a protective order violation but...
  • Charges dropped against six USC students, attorney says

    Charges dropped against six USC students, attorney says
    The Los Angeles city attorney’s office dropped misdemeanor charges against six USC students arrested after an off-campus house party, the students’ attorney said Thursday. [Updated at 5:25 p.m. May 30:  The Los Angeles city attorney’...
  • Head of CeaseFire Illinois charged with domestic battery

    Head of CeaseFire Illinois charged with domestic battery
    Tio Hardiman, director of the anti-violence group CeaseFire Illinois, was arrested Friday morning on a misdemeanor domestic battery charge at his home in west suburban Hillside. The arrest clouds the future of Hardiman's leadership at the organization,...
  • Trial postponed for FAMU drum major charged with misdemeanor hazing

    Trial postponed for FAMU drum major charged with misdemeanor hazing
    A FAMU hazing trial scheduled to begin today in Orange County was postponed this morning. The criminal case of former FAMU drum major Jarrod Deas has been reset to June 25. He is charged with the misdemeanor hazing of Keon Hollis. The case is...
  • 12 charged with misdemeanors in Gold Coast disturbance Saturday

    12 charged with misdemeanors in Gold Coast disturbance Saturday
    Chicago police have charged 10 juveniles and 2 adults with misdemeanors after a large group blocked streets near the Gold Coast Saturday evening, officials said today. The people were issued citations for charges ranging from reckless conduct, loitering,...
  • Man arrested after walking 300 yards on ice at Monroe Harbor

    Man arrested after walking 300 yards on ice at Monroe Harbor
    A 20-year-old man was arrested this morning after he was spotted walking on frozen ice at Monroe Harbor about 300 yards from shore, police said. The man was charged with reckless conduct, a misdemeanor, after he was found out on the ice at about 6:49 a....
  • Cops look for victims of man suspected in sex assault of 11-year-old

    Cops look for victims of man suspected in sex assault of 11-year-old
    Police are asking for the public’s help in finding other possible victims of a man charged with criminal sexual assault in connection with having sex with an 11-year-old girl. Brian Thurman, of the 2400 block of North Mannheim Road near Melrose...