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  • Court date set for woman charged in decade-old crime in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A woman wanted by St. Charles police for more than a decade on identity theft charges is due in court next month, according to Kane Coun ...
    NEW: Nov. 25, 2015 - 2:24 pm
  • Drivers face street racing charges in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two motorists who sped past a police officer in downtown St. Charles last week each faces a charge of street racing, police said.
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 6:38 am
  • Three charged after drug seizure near Hampshire

    HAMPSHIRE TOWNSHIP – Three Minnesotans are each being held on $800,000 bond in Kane County following a drug and weapons seizure this week, according t ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • Former Geneva man pleads guilty to child sex assault

    A former Geneva man is headed to prison after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a child he knew, according to a news release.
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Police: Charges not likely in Batavia barricade incident

    BATAVIA – A man who barricaded himself inside a Batavia home Tuesday likely will not face any charges stemming from the incident, according to police.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • Police: Man taken to hospital after daylong barricade in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A man was taken to a hospital Tuesday evening after a daylong barricade incident in Batavia, according to a Batavia police news release.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 6:31 am
  • Police: Stolen Jeep damaged mailboxes in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Jeep stolen from a Campton Hills residence was used to damage mailboxes before it was left near a jogging path, according to village ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • State, North Aurora police announce roadside safety check

    Illinois State and North Aurora police together will conduct a roadside safety check in Kane County during the weekend of Nov. 14, according to a news ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • Woman charged with DUI after crash

    GENEVA – A Wheaton woman was charged with driving under the influence and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident when she rear-ended a stopped c ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 8:41 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Michael J. Nolan, 32, of the 400 block of Willow Lane, Geneva, was charged Saturday, Oct. 24, with two counts of misdemeanor aggravated assault with ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Burglary reported at new Elburn pizza place

    ELBURN – A burglary was reported Sunday at a new pizza place in Elburn, and a post on the eatery’s Facebook page seeks help from anyone who has inform ...
    Nov. 2, 2015 - 6:12 pm
  • Prostitution arrest made at North Aurora massage parlor

    NORTH AURORA – A 52-year-old St. Charles woman faces charges of prostitution and practicing massage without a license, stemming from an incident that ...
    Nov. 2, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • Bond set for 2 men in attempted St. Charles burglary

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Three Florida residents charged in connection to a St. Charles burglary attempt remained in Kane County custody Thursday after ...
    Oct. 30, 2015 - 6:40 am
  • St. Charles police announce Halloween weekend DUI crackdown

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police will be out in force through Sunday conducting DUI and seat belt enforcement, according to a news release. 
    Oct. 29, 2015 - 8:41 pm
  • Murderer Jack McCullough gets more time to make a case

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge said Wednesday that he saw no reason at this point to reconsider convicted murderer Jack McCullough’s request for ano ...
    Oct. 28, 2015 - 8:33 pm