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  • St. Charles police reports

    • James Gerard Hanley, 57, of the 900 block of Independence Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Jan. 5, with driving under the influence of alcoh ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • St. Charles police seek applicants for Citizens Police Academy

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is hosting its annual Citizens Police Academy from March 17 through May 14, the department announced t ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:42 pm
  • Two charged in burglary to Aurora Christian School

    AURORA – Two 21-year old Aurora men have been charged with burglarizing and causing damage to Aurora Christian School, 2255 W. Sullivan Road, Aurora, ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Sugar Grove police reports

    • Christopher T. Levick, 28, of the 2200 block of Candleberry Drive, Aurora, on Wednesday, Dec. 31, turned himself in on a Sugar Grove warrant carryin ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • St. Charles woman charged with felony drug possession

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles woman remained in the Kane County Jail on Tuesday afternoon on a $200,000 bond after she was charged in December with seve ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 8:31 am
  • State’s attorney: Felonies down in Kane County

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The number of felonies filed in 2014 in Kane County is down slightly from 2013 and show a larger decline over a five-year perio ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Unknown offenders took six items valued at $271.94 from the Jewel-Osco store, 119 S. Randall Road. It was reported to Batavia police on Tuesday, Jan ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Plea deal reached in elder abuse case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Two nurse’s aides pleaded guilty Friday to misdemeanor battery of an elderly woman at a long-term care facility in a plea deal. ...
    Jan. 10, 2015 - 8:09 am
  • Country club in St. Charles sued by drowning victim’s family

    ST. CHARLES – The father of the 4-year-old boy who drowned at a country club in St. Charles last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the o ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 8:55 am
  • Judge denies motion to dismiss Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Kane County circuit judge on Thursday denied the county public defender’s motion to dismiss a Geneva murder case.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 6:49 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Steffen A. Graham, 19, of the 0N800 block of East Curtis Square, Geneva, was charged Saturday, Jan. 3, with underage drinking.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 7:46 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Joseph Thomas Smithey, 19, of the 1400 block of Indiana Street, St. Charles, was charged Tuesday, Dec. 30, with retail theft for reportedly taking a ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 7:46 pm
  • Two Chicago women charged with credit card fraud in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Two Chicago women have been charged with credit card fraud after they were observed Tuesday using fraudulent credit cards at Wal-Mart, 801 N ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 8:15 am
  • Judge to rule on request to dismiss Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Kane County judge said he plans to rule today on a motion to dismiss a 2014 Geneva murder case.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • St. Charles lawyer's former secretary sentenced to 4 years in prison

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The former secretary of a St. Charles lawyer on Wednesday received a four-year prison sentence after she pleaded guilty to stea ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 5:58 pm
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