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Crime & Courts

  • Judge continues to deny bond to Geneva woman accused in husband's death

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva woman accused of killing her husband will continue to be held without bond because she is a danger to herself, a judge ...
    April 29, 2016 - 2:49 pm
  • Homeless man charged with felony

    GENEVA – A homeless man who threatened to kill two Geneva police officers was charged with felony threatening a public official and – as of April 28 – ...
    April 29, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • Geneva police reports

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Geneva Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:45 pm
  • North Aurora man gets prison time for burglary

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora man must serve time in prison for burglarizing a home in Aurora, according to a Kane County State's Attorney's Office pr ...
    April 26, 2016 - 7:46 am
  • Teens, insurer reach agreement on St. Charles Park District damages

    ST. CHARLES – The teenagers accused of vandalizing St. Charles Park District property have settled with the agency's insurer regarding damages, accord ...
    April 25, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • North Aurora pastor faces sexual abuse charges

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora pastor faces felony charges stemming from accusations that he sexually abused a child at his church, according to a Kane ...
    April 25, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Police respond to bomb threat in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Police responded to the city's east side April 21 for a reported bomb threat at an office, according to St. Charles police.
    April 22, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Geneva woman seeks bond in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Geneva woman accused of killing her husband should soon know whether bond will be set in her case.
    April 21, 2016 - 3:50 pm
  • Ex-Kane official charged with felony forgery

    Former Kane County interim Animal Control Director and current South Elgin Village Trustee Robert Sauceda was charged April 18 with three counts of fe ...
    April 20, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Heroin claims life of man found dead in Geneva: coroner’s report

    GENEVA – A man found dead on Jan. 5 at a house in the 700 block of McKinley Street in Geneva died from alcohol, cocaine and heroin intoxication, accor ...
    April 19, 2016 - 1:47 pm
  • Judge orders McCullough freed, conviction vacated

    SYCAMORE – Jack McCullough walked free Friday for the first time since his 2011 arrest after a DeKalb County judge vacated his murder conviction, and ...
    April 18, 2016 - 11:58 am
  • Street racing leads to charges in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Two drivers recently burned rubber on the city's east side, which not only earned them speeding tickets but charges of street racing as well ...
    April 16, 2016 - 7:02 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Juan F. Sanchez, 48, of the 200 block of Nebraska Street, Geneva, was charged April 2 with two counts of domestic battery.
    April 12, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • State trooper pleads guilty to DUI

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A trooper with the Illinois State Police has pleaded guilty for being intoxicated while on duty.
    April 12, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • 2017 trial date set for Geneva woman charged in foiled Canadian shooting plot

    GENEVA – A Geneva woman charged with conspiracy to commit murder in Canada is expected to stand trial in 2017.
    April 11, 2016 - 10:09 am