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  • St. Charles police: Man shoplifts, goes to jail same day released from jail

    ST. CHARLES – After serving 90 days in jail for retail theft, an Aurora man last week stole a bottle of liquor – sending him back to jail, according t ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:43 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Charles O. Origi, 22, of the 2000 block of Bayberry Lane, Hoffman Estates, was charged Thursday, Oct. 30, with battery.
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Labron D. Shaw, 31, of the 1100 block of East Wilson Street, Batavia, was charged Thursday, Nov. 6, with retail theft from Kohl’s, 251 N. Randall Ro ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • 19 charged in Aurora police, A.T.F. operation

    AURORA - A year-long investigation staged by agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Aurora police that targeted m ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 7:08 am
  • Thieves target catalytic converters for precious metals

    GENEVA – The thief or thieves struck with daring impunity, descending on Geneva’s commuter parking lots and stealing six catalytic converters over a f ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 6:58 am
  • Crime mugs for November 2014

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innoce ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 2:01 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office police reports

    • Jared R. Devona, 18, of the 600 block of Chasewood Drive, South Elgin, was charged Friday, Oct. 31, with street racing another vehicle on Randall Ro ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Nicole B. Cunanan, 19, of the 200 block of Grand Ridge Road, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Nov. 3, with retail theft for reportedly stealing $238 ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • Home improvement project could be nearing an end

    GENEVA – A home improvement project begun 39 years ago may finally come to an end, if embattled property owner Clifford McIlvaine finishes the last it ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • City, McIlvaine work to resolve differences

    The courtroom saga regarding Clifford McIlvaine’s St. Charles home soon could be over. Kane County J ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Police: Man found with ecstasy at St. Charles resort

    ST. CHARLES – A River Grove man faces felony drug charges after authorities found him at Pheasant Run Resort with ecstasy, according to a St. Charles ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 6:48 am
  • Altercation in downtown St. Charles leads to injuries, felony charges

    ST. CHARLES – A Hampshire woman faces felony charges after she injured another woman’s face with a glass beer bottle at a downtown establishment, acco ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Police: Elburn teen driver cut off, sought retaliation

    SUGAR GROVE – A college student running late to class last week was charged with aggravated assault after retaliating against another driver who pulle ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A purse was reported stolen Sunday, Oct. 26, from the front porch of a residence in the 34W300 block of Illinois Street, St. Charles. It reportedly ...
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • A bicycle was reported stolen Tuesday, Oct. 21, from the 40W400 block of Carl Sandburg Road, Campton Hills.
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 9:51 pm
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