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  • Driver cited after hitting 3 pedestrians in Batavia crosswalk

    BATAVIA – A woman and two children were injured, and a driver was cited for failure to stop in a crosswalk in an incident that took place Saturday in ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • North Aurora police issue advisory about possible child lure

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora police issued an advisory of a possible attempted luring of a child just before 4 p.m. Tuesday near Dee Road and Linn Cour ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:54 pm
  • Aurora man charged in theft from photo booth in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A 24-year-old Aurora man has been charged with criminal damage to property and theft in a November incident that involved a photo booth at F ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:45 am
  • St. Charles man charged with trespassing at Geneva home

    GENEVA – Geneva police arrested a 44-year-old St. Charles man early Friday morning after he allegedly broke into a home in the 2900 block of Adamson D ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Jury convicts St. Charles Township man of weapons charges, aggravated assault

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles Township man faces up to 10 years in prison after a jury on Wednesday convicted him of possessing a handgun and p ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Teens face numerous additional charges in Campton Hills burglaries

    CAMPTON HILLS – The three teens accused of causing tens of thousands of dollars in damage to St. Charles Park District facilities now collectively fac ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:18 am
  • Say cheese! Batavia police seek man suspected of robbing photo booth

    BATAVIA – A man suspected of robbing a photo booth at Funway in Batavia neglected to consider one important detail – the potential of leaving behind p ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:17 am
  • Judge: Geneva murder case 'strikingly similar' to 2002 incident

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Geneva woman charged in her husband’s death was denied bond Wednesday and placed on suicide watch at the Kane County jail.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:49 am
  • Wife charged in Geneva man's death, accused of poisoning him

    GENEVA – A Geneva woman is accused of fatally poisoning her husband of 31 years last week, according to a news release from the Kane County State’s At ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:45 am
  • Geneva police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged w ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Police: Teens ID'd in burglary at St. Charles school

    ST. CHARLES – Three bored teens spent their Saturday night at a St. Charles middle school, where they caused at least $2,500 in damage, police said.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 6:38 am
  • Geneva police reports

    Geneva• Cody A. Denison, 25, of the 1700 block of South Fifth Place, St. Charles, was charged Wednes ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • Batavia man injured by stabbing within moments of gunfire in Aurora

    AURORA – A Batavia man suffered a non-life threatening injury in Aurora early Saturday, moments after another man was fatally shot, according to an Au ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 7:37 pm
  • N. Aurora teen faces felony weapons charges in Aurora incident

    AURORA – A 17-year-old North Aurora boy is facing felony charges in an incident that took place last week in Aurora, according to a news release issue ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 8:13 pm
  • Police: Geneva Township man jailed after firing gun in home

    GENEVA TOWNSHIP – A Geneva Township man is in custody after he was accused of firing a handgun in his home after an argument with his sister, accordin ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 8:20 pm