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Crime and Courts

  • Harvard police seek info on graffiti

    HARVARD – Harvard police are looking for information on a series of graffiti incidents that occurred this weekend.
    July 14, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Sentencing for MCSO sergeant continued to the fall

    WOODSTOCK – The sentencing for a former McHenry County Sheriff's sergeant who admitted to sex crimes with a child has been continued again.
    July 12, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Lamb faces new charges, serious penalties in new indictment

    WOODSTOCK – New charges carrying serious prison time were levied against Shane Lamb, a five-time felon accused of residential burglary, and the man be ...
    July 12, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Fifth DUI nets Wonder Lake man 5 1/2 years in prison

    WOODSTOCK – A judge on Thursday sentenced a Wonder Lake man who was convicted of his fifth DUI to 5 1/2 years in prison.
    July 11, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Former Richmond, Hebron police officer charged with misconduct

    RICHMOND – A former nine-year veteran of the Hebron Police Department has been charged with official misconduct, possession of a stolen firearm and bu ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Two arrested during Fourth of July crackdown in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Police arrested two drunken drivers during their Fourth of July crackdown. The Woodstock ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Florida man arrested in Lake in the Hills gets $2 million bond on sex charges

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge set bond at $2 million for Florida man wanted for sex crimes with children.
    July 9, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Car windows smashed in McHenry driveway

    McHENRY – The windows of a car parked in the driveway of an Oak Drive home were smashed in early Monday morning, police said.
    July 9, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Crime mugs, July 2014

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is ...
    July 24, 2014 - 2:47 pm
  • Harvard man ordered to prison for repeat DUI with child in car

    WOODSTOCK – When resentencing a Harvard man to prison time, a McHenry County judge said he previously gave the defendant every possible lifeline to st ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Bull Valley police warn of 'Green Dot' scam

    BULL VALLEY – Police are warning against a "Green Dot" scam that a Bull Valley resident was targeted with this week.
    July 8, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Man in '99 fatal pleads guilty to new DUI charge

    WOODSTOCK – Fourteen years after a drunken driving crash killed Eva Burleson and her three children, a former McHenry man who spent more than a decade ...
    July 7, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Huntley man charged with battery to an officer

    A Huntley man is accused of aggravated battery to an officer, according to the Chicago Police Department.
    July 6, 2014 - 8:46 pm
  • Man convicted of Woodstock murder given some leeway at mental health facility

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge granted a mentally ill man a few more privileges, while the victim’s daughter objected to any freedoms for the man ...
    July 4, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Chicago man pleads not guilty to Island Lake murder

    WOODSTOCK – A Chicago parolee has denied charges that he killed a woman in her Island Lake home. How ...
    July 4, 2014 - 12:27 am
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