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Crime and Courts

  • Crystal Lake lawyer pleads not guilty to gun, DUI charges

    WOODSTOCK — A Crystal Lake lawyer formally denied drunken driving and gun charges based on allegations that he drove under the influence of alcohol an ...
    March 23, 2017 - 12:58 pm
  • Crystal Lake police cite 29, arrest 1 during St. Patrick's Day crackdown

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Police stopped 36 vehicles for a variety of traffic violations during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend as part of a crackdown. The Crystal ...
    March 22, 2017 - 12:27 am
  • Lakemoor lawyer suspended for misusing funds, neglecting client matters

    LAKEMOOR – A Lakemoor attorney is suspended for two years after she misused funds intended for security retainers and filing fees, and neglected eight ...
    March 22, 2017 - 12:29 am
  • Woodstock man denies firing gun at dartboard during party

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man denied allegations that he fired a handgun at a dartboard during a party, damaging a neighbor’s vehicle.
    March 22, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Woodstock Police Department arrests two in connection with car burglaries

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department has arrested two men in connection with car burglaries and a report of a stolen vehicle.
    March 21, 2017 - 12:28 am
  • St. Charles father in murder-suicide had previously talked about killing twin girls

    ST. CHARLES – Randall Coffland had talked to his wife about killing his daughters in the past, and about killing himself the same day he took his own ...
    March 21, 2017 - 12:45 am
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this past week indicted these people on these charges:• Mich ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Woodstock police: Don't drink and drive this St. Patrick’s Day weekend

    WOODSTOCK – Police departments in McHenry County are warning drivers to not drink and drive during St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
    March 17, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • Hearing continued for McHenry doctor accused of overprescribing pain pills

    A hearing to determine whether a McHenry doctor will lose his license after he allegedly overprescribed large amounts of pain medication to his patien ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • With Johnsburg murder conviction reversed, Mario Casciaro wants certificate of innocence

    WOODSTOCK – Although Mario Casciaro’s conviction was overturned in 2015, prosecutors still don’t think he’s innocent.
    March 17, 2017 - 11:39 pm
  • Hebron trustee won't face criminal charges in fatal Lake Geneva crash, DA says

    ELKHORN, Wis. – No criminal charges will be filed against Hebron Trustee Mark Mogan in connection with a fatal pedestrian crash in December, the Walwo ...
    March 17, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions encourages cities to revive 1990s crime strategies

    RICHMOND, Va. – The Justice Department will encourage cities to revive violent crime-fighting strategies of the 1990s that focused on sending certain ...
    March 15, 2017 - 12:16 pm
  • McHenry doctor has license suspended after federal investigation alleges he overprescribed pain medication

    McHENRY – State regulators temporarily suspended a McHenry doctor’s license after a Drug Enforcement Administration investigation found the general pr ...
    March 15, 2017 - 12:44 am
  • Officials mum on Huntley church pastor child pornography investigation

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Nearly a month after police raided the home of a Huntley church leader as part of a child pornography investigation, no arrests have be ...
    March 15, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • Family members sue Spring Grove man charged with killing wife

    WOODSTOCK – A Spring Grove man charged with fatally shooting his wife in the neck in their home faces a lawsuit family members of the victim have file ...
    March 14, 2017 - 12:35 am
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