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Crime & Courts

  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Ian B. Stark, 19, of the 41W600 block of Silver Glen Road, St. Charles, was charged Wednesday, March 4, with possession of marijuana and possession ...
    March 17, 2015 - 8:09 pm
  • Pair accused of stealing electronics from St. Charles retailer

    ST. CHARLES – An Elgin man and a St. Charles woman are in custody on accusations they stole nearly $2,000 in electronics from a retailer on the city’s ...
    March 17, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • Police make drug-related arrest in St. Charles parking garage

    ST. CHARLES – A 21-year-old St. Charles man faces criminal charges after a police officer caught him with heroin in a downtown parking garage, accordi ...
    March 17, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • Police: Man faces charges after pistol falls from pants in St. Charles bar

    ST. CHARLES – An Elgin man whose pistol fell from his pants when he stood in a St. Charles bar faces charges related to having a concealed firearm, ac ...
    March 17, 2015 - 7:55 pm
  • Defense plans to appeal guilty verdict for Shadwick King

    An attorney for a Geneva man found guilty of killing his wife said today that she plans to eventually appeal his case.
    March 18, 2015 - 8:22 am
  • Guilty: Geneva resident Shadwick King convicted of first-degree murder

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A 12-member jury Monday night convicted a Geneva man of killing his wife. Th ...
    March 17, 2015 - 8:01 am
  • Campton Hills man faces charges after argument turns physical

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Campton Hills man faces criminal charges after a verbal argument between him and a woman turned physical, according to a Campton Hil ...
    March 13, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Roberto C. Chacon, 57, of the 2000 block of Wessel Court, St. Charles, was charged Monday, March 9, with driving under the influence and speeding.
    March 13, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • Shadwick King likely to take witness stand Monday at own murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Geneva man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife might take the witness stand Monday, according to one ...
    March 13, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • State rests, defense begins at Geneva murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Shadwick King’s defense attorneys Thursday afternoon began to call witnesses at his jury trial after prosecutors rested their c ...
    March 13, 2015 - 7:23 am
  • South Elgin woman to serve 7 years for heroin death

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A South Elgin woman learned this week she must serve several years in prison for supplying heroin to an acquaintance who died f ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Geneva man in murder case to police: 'I didn't do it'

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – When Geneva police detectives on July 8 began to suggest that Shadwick King killed his wife, he responded with four words – "I ...
    March 12, 2015 - 8:10 am
  • Kane State’s Attorney’s Office opposes 2 pending state bills

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office is reaching out to legislators to oppose two bills pending in the Illinois General As ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Shadwick King describes last hours with wife to police

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – During the early morning of July 6, Shadwick King said he stayed up and talked with his wife, Kathleen, about her future caree ...
    March 11, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • DNA testing brings no leads in Geneva murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – None of the DNA tests discussed on Monday at a Geneva murder trial were a match for the man charged with the crime.
    March 10, 2015 - 8:19 am