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Crime & Courts

  • Police: Man misses train in Elburn, pulls fire alarm for a cab

    ELBURN – A man who missed his train in Elburn faces a felony charge because of the way he decided to get a cab, according to an Elburn police report.
    March 31, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Police: Man, 20, sold drugs to friends

    SUGAR GROVE – A traffic stop in Sugar Grove led to a felony charge against a 20-year-old Montgomery man who told police he was making up to $250 a wee ...
    March 31, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • Joliet teens arrested and charged with child pornography

    JOLIET — Joliet police arrested four Joliet Central High School students and charged them with child pornography after authorities said they posted on ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Kevin J. Ausman, 53, of the 2200 block of Kings Court, Geneva, was charged Friday, March 20, with driving under the influence.
    March 27, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Blackberry Township man charged with sexual abuse of boy on plane

    GENEVA – A man from Blackberry Township was charged this week in a federal complaint, alleging that he sexually abused a 3-year-old boy while on a fli ...
    March 27, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Geneva man charged with felony domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man was charged with felony aggravated domestic battery after police said he choked his wife so she couldn’t breathe, pulled her by ...
    March 27, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Maple Park man charged with felony pot possession

    GENEVA – Felony charges of marijuana possession were filed against a Maple Park man who was pulled over by police because he was talking on his cellph ...
    March 27, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Aurora man gets 10 1/2 years in prison for selling heroin

    A 30-year-old Aurora man was sentenced to 10 1/2 years in prison after he was convicted of selling heroin on four occasions.
    March 27, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • St. Charles police arrest 4 during traffic campaign

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police made four arrests and issued 17 citations during a two-week enforcement period that ended Sunday, according to a news ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Mid-Valley student charged after fight in school hallway

    ST. CHARLES – A 19-year-old Mid-Valley Special Education Cooperative student was charged with battery last week after physically assaulting another st ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Campton Hills man accused in Delnor lockdown faces vandalism charge

    ST. CHARLES – The Campton Hills man charged in connection to a lockdown at Delnor Hospital in January faces an additional criminal charge for vandalis ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:39 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • A purse valued at $300, containing $150 in cash, was reported stolen Tuesday, March 17, from Peck Farm Park, 4038 Kaneville Road, while the owner wa ...
    March 20, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Police: St. Charles man amassed $350K in fraudulent charges with company card

    ST. CHARLES – A 31-year-old man is being held on $100,000 bond on accusations he stole more than $300,000 over several years from his St. Charles empl ...
    March 20, 2015 - 5:39 pm
  • More than 20 tickets issued in Geneva roadside check

    GENEVA – State troopers and Geneva police officers reported more than 20 citations and arrests during a joint roadside safety check held over the week ...
    March 18, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Batavia police seek information on suspected shoplifter

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a man suspected of stealing electronics from a Randal Road reta ...
    March 18, 2015 - 4:43 pm