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  • Police: IRS scam dupes Campton Hills resident into buying thousands in gift cards

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Campton Hills man and his mother were duped into buying nearly $3,000 in gift cards after receiving calls from someone purporting to ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Police: St. Charles resident encounters daytime burglar upon returning home

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles resident suffered a minor injury Aug. 9 when he arrived home to find his house being burglarized, according to a St. Charl ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 5:02 pm
  • Police: Scammers dupe Batavia woman with lure of $14M

    BATAVIA – A Batavia woman who believed she won $14 million in the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes sent more than $10,000 to scammers last month ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • A bike valued at $400 was reported stolen July 20 from 700 Western Ave., Geneva, while the owner was swimming at Sunset Pool.
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Jessica D. Westmoreland, 27, of the 9300 block of South Essex Street, Chicago, was charged July 30 with retail theft of $777.85 in merchandise from ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 6:30 pm
  • Armed robbery reported at 7-Eleven in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department responded at 3:49 a.m. Aug. 7 to a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred at 7-Eleven, 1705 ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • State's attorney seeks staff to review challenged convictions

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office might soon have staff dedicated to re-examining cases when new evidence casts doubt o ...
    Aug. 7, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • McMahon appointed as special prosecutor in Chicago's Laquan McDonald case

    Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon has a new role in Cook County.On Aug. 4, Cook County Circui ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 2:21 pm
  • FBI seeks suspect in Geneva bank robbery

    GENEVA – Geneva police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at 2:37 p.m. July 29 at First American Bank, 1789 S. Randall Road, seeking a t ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 7:44 am