| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Convicted in the slaying of a former Schaumburg High School football player during a botched robbery, a Hanover Park man apologized for the killing before …...
| May 21, 2012
| 12:07 PM
A Hoffman Estates man was sentenced to 35 years in prison Monday after he pleaded guilty to sexually molesting and videotaping young boys at his home.
John Agresta, 45, of the 1800 block of Huntington Court, was convicted during a hearing in Cook...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:57 PM
An Elgin man involved in an Aug. 4 crash in Streamwood that killed a 66-year-old woman was charged in Cook County Circuit Court today with causing a fatal accident while under the influence of drugs.
Bond for Rafael Gonzalez, 37, of the 400 block of...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
An 88-year-old Arlington Heights woman reported missing Tuesday died today after police discovered her in her car in a Rolling Meadows ditch, authorities said.
Lillian Kauffman, of the 1200 block of West Sunset Dr. in Arlington Heights, was found about...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Authorities say two men used a cable television service call for cover as one of them forced his way into a woman’s Wheeling residence armed with a handgun in search of valuables.
Kevin Summers, 31, and Nicholas Puccio, 23, a Comcast sales...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 5:11 PM
A 22-month-old girl is in state custody after her parents left her alone while they were burglarizing cars in Wheeling, authorities said today.
Eric Harris, 21, and Emeline Vernillet, 22, of the 500 block of South Milwaukee Avenue in Wheeling, were...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 2:05 PM
A homeless man from Mount Prospect has been charged with luring a 12-year-old Springfield girl into sending him nude pictures of herself after they became friends earlier this year on Facebook, police said.
Jonathan Pascolini, 23, is charged with...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Authorities have charged two Elgin teenagers as adults in the June 7 shooting death of a 16-year-old boy.
Elgin police gang-unit officers on Monday night arrested Ricky Moreno and Mario A. Williams, both 15, in connection with the death of Nestor A....
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Chicago is engaged in a much-publicized debate over a proposal to ticket rather than arrest people busted with small amounts of marijuana, but in many suburbs, police have been doling out possession tickets for years under local ordinances.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Charging that no one cared about the baby who was left home alone and accidentally died of suffocation after falling into a pile of clothes, a Cook County prosecutor asked for a lengthy prison sentence Tuesday for the grandmother who was legally...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 2:00 PM
A 57-year-old Bartlett man was arrested recently after Cook County authorities said they found an estimated 90,000 DVDs illegally imported from Asia in his residence.
Bond for Joseph Palmisano, of the 300 block of Oakmont Drive, was set at $25,000...