| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:48 PM
A former Inverness woman today pleaded not guilty to charges that she arranged the 1979 slaying of her husband during what authorities said was a staged home invasion.
Assistant Public Defender Deana Binstock entered the not guilty plea on behalf of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Bond for an Elgin man accused of breaking into homes in several northwest suburbs and taking cash, electronics and sporting equipment was set at $750,000 this morning in Cook County Circuit Court.
Ryan P. Marshall, 27, of the 1100 block of Stratford...
| Jun 10, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports.
•A South Middle School student was riding her bike home from school on June 7 at 1 p.m. to the 700 block of East Lynden Lane when her Samsung Galaxy S3 cell phone valued at...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A Palatine woman who “huffed” fumes from a cleaning product while driving and seriously injured two people after she passed out and struck another car was sentenced to 5 years in prison this morning.
Karli Casey, 20, pleaded guilty at the...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:32 PM
A 61-year-old man who allegedly told police he has been ordering marijuana by mail from California for the past year has been charged after police intercepted a package containing more than a pound of the substance, authorities said today.
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:09 PM
It's the damnedest thing:
Justin Snyder, his long hair parted down the middle, his head thrown back as though communing with a higher power, the hood of his hoodie grazing the floor, his mouth working silently in time with the strains and surges of an...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A man has been charged with felony stalking after authorities said he spent hours placing phony orders for pizza for his estranged wife.
Prosecutors said that, in one day, the man placed orders for 18 pizzas at four Schaumburg-area restaurants,...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 9:20 AM
A former Schaumburg police officer has been charged with official misconduct for allegedly keeping a gun that a woman turned in to police for disposal, officials announced today.
On April 23, two women came into the Schaumburg police department to...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Two more felony drug cases were dismissed in Cook County Circuit Court today as a result
of the arrest of three Schaumburg police officers who authorities say set up their own narcotics business.
“We're just happy the state did the right thing in...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 2:59 PM
A Cook County judge has set a $2 million bail for a Hoffman Estates teen accused of trying to kill his girlfriend.
Prosecutors say Apolinar Serna-Jacobo, 17, went to his 17-year-old girlfriend’s house on Monday and stabbed her more than a dozen...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:27 PM
A McHenry County judge appointed to preside over the trial of a nephew of former Mayor Richard Daley held court today for the first time in the controversial case.
Judge Maureen P. McIntyre was appointed over the case of Richard Vanecko after the...