| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Police across the state have made little progress combating racial profiling, searching the cars of African-American and Latino drivers far more often than those of whites. At the same time, a decade of studying routine traffic stops shows that officers...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:42 PM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
A person held a camera under a woman's skirt while she was shopping in the 200 block of South Route 59 about 4:10 p.m. Aug. 2. The person ran when confronted.
A store employee was cited...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:04 PM
A reputed gang member previously convicted of murdering a man during a 2007 parking lot confrontation in Aurora was found guilty today in a separate shooting that same night, Kane County prosecutors said.
It took a jury about 90 minutes to find...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 4:58 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A 31-year-old Naperville man was cited for urinating in public in the 200 block of Main Street on July 19.
A 23-year-old Aurora man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Goodwill has started construction on its newest retail store — all the storefronts north of the closed Dominick's supermarket in Hickory Creek Marketplace in Frankfort.
It will be the charitable organization's 33rd retail store in Illinois. It...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 12:41 PM
The driver of a car that landed in a water-filled quarry in west suburban Naperville Saturday morning, killing two of his friends, has been charged with DUI and has been ordered held on a $250,000 bond, officials said.
Shortly before 2 a.m., Naperville...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:47 PM
The third man charged in the beating death of an Aurora high school student has pleaded guilty to his role in the crime, Kane County prosecutors said today.
Enrique Prado, 20, of Aurora, admitted guilt Thursday to a charge of concealment of a homicide...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:41 PM
An Aurora woman was found guilty today of trying to arrange the murder of her former boyfriend, Kane County prosecutors said.
A Kane County jury returned guilty verdicts against Maricela Arciga, 27, on two counts of solicitation of murder for hire....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Several businesses looking to open in Naperville won city approval of their plans on Tuesday including a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant, a sports bar and an assisted living facility.
The Chuck E. Cheese's family restaurant and arcade will be opening in...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:12 PM
An Aurora man who already has six convictions for burglary stretching more than two decades is facing a prison term after again being found guilty of the crime, Kane County prosecutors said today.
A jury returned a guilty verdict Tuesday night against...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:09 PM
A large-scale outlet mall in Aurora will add 50 stores to the mix next summer.
Officials broke ground Wednesday morning on a $110 million expansion of Chicago Premium Outlets that will bring the total number of stores to more than 170. It will be...