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Crime & Courts

  • Shadwick King arguments, sentencing moved to Aug. 5

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The next court date for a Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife has been pushed back a couple of months, according to cour ...
    May 22, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • Prosecutors seek protective order of victim interviews in Wright case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A preliminary hearing on a protective order was scheduled for next month in the case regarding an Elburn police officer who was ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • Blackberry Township man faces sexual abuse charges

    SUGAR GROVE – A Blackberry Township man was charged with two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of an underaged teen girl, court records show.
    May 20, 2015 - 7:47 pm
  • Two men charged in St. Charles Township fight

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Two men who were drinking together late Saturday began arguing and then fighting when police from four agencies were called to ...
    May 19, 2015 - 6:51 am
  • District 300 teacher, of Geneva, charged with sexual assault

    A former middle school teacher in Carpentersville-based School District 300, who lives in Geneva, was charged with having sexual contact with a minor ...
    May 18, 2015 - 6:14 pm
  • Man charged with home invasion at ex-fiancée’s house in Geneva

    GENEVA – A West Dundee man was charged with felony home invasion and aggravated domestic battery in connection with a May 9 incident at his ex-fiancée ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:37 pm
  • Police: Sugar Grove man forged prescription, faces felony charges

    ST. CHARLES – A Sugar Grove man is expected in court Friday on accusations he attempted to fill a forged prescription at a St. Charles pharmacy, recor ...
    May 12, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • D-303 board approves firing of St. Charles North dean's assistant facing sex assault charges

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles North High School dean’s assistant accused of having sexual contact with a student from the school was officially fired Mo ...
    May 12, 2015 - 8:23 am
  • Mill Creek residents hit by burglaries

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Three residents in as many days reported burglaries to their homes or vehicles last week in the Mill Creek subdivision just west ...
    May 12, 2015 - 8:21 am
  • State files response to motion for new Shadwick King trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office this week filed a written response to a convicted Geneva man’s request for a new tria ...
    May 8, 2015 - 9:37 pm
  • Accused doctor now faces drug charges

    ST. CHARLES – A former Geneva doctor charged last year with sexual assault now faces charges for growing marijuana in his home, according to a news re ...
    May 11, 2015 - 8:40 am
  • St. Charles North dean's assistant faces sex assault charges, suspended without pay

    ST. CHARLES – Bond was set at $150,000 Friday for a St. Charles North High School dean's assistant accused of having sexual contact with a student fro ...
    May 9, 2015 - 8:18 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Richard A. Kubica, 32, and Ameila L. Troutman, 53, both homeless, were charged Sunday, May 2, for being at Island Park, 2 E. State St., after closin ...
    May 7, 2015 - 7:24 pm
  • Police: Elgin man charged with heroin possession after fleeing police, crashing car

    A 28-year-old Elgin man faces several charges, including possession of heroin, after police said he fled from authorities and crashing his car near Sa ...
    May 7, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Accused Elburn police officer on unpaid leave

    ELBURN – An Elburn police officer, who has been charged with 21 counts of sexual abuse, has been placed on unpaid leave.
    May 7, 2015 - 8:28 am