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  • St. Charles police reports

    • James W. Solari, 18, of the 40W600 block of White Fence Way, Campton Hills, was charged Tuesday, July 8, with possession of marijuana and failure to ...
    July 15, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office police reports

    • Peter J. Vicicondi IV, 20, of the 900 block of South 11th Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Saturday, July 12, with underage drinking.
    July 15, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • A stereo receiver valued at $200 was reported burglarized, Sunday, June 29, from a house in the 1700 block of Sherman Avenue.
    July 14, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Comforter, car odor among evidence in Geneva murder

    A comforter containing “environmental debris” and long hairs was found during a search of the Geneva home of a woman and the man accused of killing he ...
    July 14, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • Comforter, car odor among evidence in Geneva murder case

    A comforter containing "environmental debris" and long hairs was found during a search of the Geneva home of a woman and the man accused of killing he ...
    July 14, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Geneva police charge 17 in underage drinking parties

    GENEVA – Geneva police charged 17 people at two underage drinking parties. The mayor's daughter was among those arrested, according to police reports.
    July 11, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Geneva man charged with murder in wife's death

    GENEVA – A 47-year-old Geneva man was charged Friday with two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife, who was found Sunday on railroad ...
    July 15, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • James M. Vainisi, 46, of the 38W400 block of Burr Road, St. Charles, was arrested Monday, July 7, on a warrant carrying a charge of contempt.
    July 10, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Woman's death considered 'suspicious,' while husband is held in county jail

    GENEVA – The death of a woman found on the train tracks Sunday in Geneva is being considered suspicious, police said. Her husband was being held in th ...
    July 11, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • St. Charles teen’s armed robbery, battery cases continue

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles teen who faces charges including aggravated battery and armed robbery returned to court Wednesday, this time with ...
    July 9, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Police say Elburn man lost $5,300 in scam

    ELBURN – A 33-year-old Elburn man last week lost $5,300 in what police are describing as a scam, Elburn Police Chief Steve Smith said.
    July 9, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Geneva parade burglary investigation continues

    GENEVA – Geneva police are reviewing footage from security cameras in the city’s downtown area as part of their investigation into a burglary during t ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Campton Township woman sued over online review

    A Campton Township woman is being sued for more than $50,000 on allegations that her online review of a DeKalb business was defamatory, according to a ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Geneva doctor with suspended license now charged with sexual assault

    A Geneva doctor charged with criminal sexual assault is being held in the Kane County Jail on $250,000 bond, officials said.
    July 9, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A hit-and-run accident was reported at about 3:35 p.m. Monday, June 30, at Bliss and Healy roads in Sugar Grove. Reports indicate a vehicle drove of ...
    July 3, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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