28°FOvercastFull Forecast

Crime & Courts

  • Sugar Grove police reports

    • A resident of the 700 block of Evergreen Lane, Sugar Grove, reported Tuesday, Nov. 11, that for the past three weeks he had been getting calls about ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • Thanksgiving Eve operation nets 7 drunken driving arrests

    ST. CHARLES – Kane County’s Thanksgiving Eve no-refusal operation resulted in seven drunken driving arrests.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:40 pm
  • Court records: St. Charles man possessed heroin at time of fatal crash

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles man charged in a Nov. 28 crash that killed a 65-year-old St. Charles woman had heroin in his possession at the time of t ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 4:58 pm
  • Sugar Grove man accused of stealing from church

    SUGAR GROVE – A Sugar Grove resident's report of finding stolen items in her home led to the arrest of a 43-year-old man, according to Sugar Grove pol ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:29 pm
  • Geneva Murder Trial Delayed: Forensic, DNA testing of evidence not complete, attorney says

    A trial in connection to a July 6 Geneva homicide – the city’s first since 1975 – is delayed until February because of ongoing state crime lab testing ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 7:14 pm
  • Six DUI arrests part of recent St. Charles police traffic safety campaign

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police officers made six DUI arrests, two drug arrests and issued three citations for illegal transportation of alcohol as p ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 7:11 pm
  • Judge makes ruling for witnesses in Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Kane County judge Friday ruled two people could be material witnesses in a Geneva man’s murder case.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • Man accused of growing marijuana released from jail

    A St. Charles Township man charged with manufacturing marijuana was released Wednesday from the Kane County Jail after his mom posted his $15,000 bail ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • North Aurora police warn of phone scam

    NORTH AURORA – The North Aurora Police Department is warning the public about recent scam attempts involving callers who claim to be with the Internal ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 7:54 pm
  • McCullough's lawyers make case in murder appeal

    ELGIN – On the 57th anniversary of the day his sister disappeared from the corner of Archie Place and Center Cross Street in Sycamore, Charles Ridulph ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Crime mugs for December 2014

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innoce ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 12:27 pm
  • Catalytic converter thefts continue in Geneva

    GENEVA – Thefts of catalytic converters have continued in Geneva, with the police department reporting eight such thefts off vehicles since October in ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 8:11 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Sean Darryl Abbott, 44, of the 0-100 block of Harding Street, Elgin, was charged Sunday, Nov. 30, with retail theft on accusations he stole alcohol ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • St. Charles man faces burglary charges

    ST. CHARLES – A 24-year-old man faces felony charges on accusations he stole from unlocked cars in St. Charles, according to a city police report.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 7:43 am
  • No plea deal yet in zoo cruelty case

    ST. CHARLES – The attorney for the owner of a traveling zoo charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty and neglect said she hopes a plea offer will be ma ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 9:01 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all Kane County Chronicle instances for analytics purposes.

    Underground Polar Express Run finish line

    More videos »