| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A 49-year-old Schaumburg man has been charged with attempting to lure a 14-year-old girl to a hotel room by sending her explicit messages on social media sites and by texting, authorities said.
Bond for Michael Cozza, of the 1100 block of Regency Court,...
| May 1, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Cook County prosecutors dropped drug charges today against a 28-year-old Elk Grove Village man following a judge’s ruling that his guilty plea was based on the testimony of a Schaumburg police officer now under indictment for drug conspiracy...
| May 14, 2013
| 11:57 AM
A woman riding a bicycle was killed during a collision with a car near northwest suburban Schaumburg this morning.
The victim, who appears to be in her 30s, was pronounced dead at 9:30 a.m. at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village,...
| 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...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
The cabdriver charged in a weekend sexual assault of a passenger in Schaumburg has also been charged for a similar assault against a passenger on Feb. 2, authorities said in court this morning as a judge set bail totaling $2 million for the two incidents....
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:01 PM
A man who said he was homeless broke a grocery store employee's nose and spit on two Schaumburg police officers over the weekend before being arrested, authorities said today.
Gregory A. Manarik, 25, whose last known address was in the 26000 block of...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 7:48 AM
UPDATE: Saturday morning, Schaumburg police said Freddie Chafin was returned to his home after receiving assistance from an unknown subject. He was unharmed and appeared to be in good health.
Previous story from Friday night:
A 72-year-old Schaumburg...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:06 PM
A hospital security guard is accused of taking hundreds of dollars from a safe containing patients’ cash, Cook County prosecutors said.
The guard was caught on videotape removing $700 from the safe, where patient valuables were kept at St....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 11:25 AM
UPDATE -- A 76-year-old woman who was reported missing last week in Schaumburg has been found in Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg police said in an e-mail. The woman, who was described as being "safe and sound", was taken to a hospital...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:00 AM
For kids, summer means three months off from reading, writing and arithmetic. But during that break, growing minds can lose educational skills acquired during the school year, according to the National Summer Learning Association.
| Jan 1, 2013
| 6:38 PM
A man died and a woman was seriously injured in a 2-car traffic crash on the Far South Side this morning, police said.
Two cars collided at 10:35 a.m. in the 3300 block of East 100th Street, said police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada.