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Crime and Courts

  • Wonder Lake man sentenced to 8 years in prison for 6th DUI

    WOODSTOCK – A Wonder Lake man was sentenced to eight years in prison Monday after he pleaded guilty to his sixth drunken driving offense.
    March 14, 2017 - 12:31 am
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this past week indicted these people on these charges:• Mich ...
    March 11, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake police investigate child porn allegations against Huntley church pastors

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Police are investigating a Crystal Lake couple who run a church in Huntley after a Verizon employee reported finding hundreds of images ...
    March 11, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Woodstock man pleads guilty to string of bank robberies

    A Woodstock man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to a string of bank robberies last year.Shawn ...
    March 10, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Ex-Lake in the Hills man gets 8 years for 2015 DUI crash that seriously injured 2 men

    WOODSTOCK – In what a McHenry County judge called a “horribly sad and tragic” situation, a former Lake in the Hills man was sentenced to eight years i ...
    March 9, 2017 - 12:49 am
  • Judge denies lower bond for McHenry man accused in fatal overdose

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge will not lower the bond of a 65-year-old McHenry man facing a drug-induced homicide charge.
    March 7, 2017 - 11:46 pm
  • Lake in the Hills man gets two years for possessing a weapon as a felon

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man convicted on a 2013 domestic battery charge after a jury trial last year was sentenced to two years in prison afte ...
    March 7, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this past week indicted these people on these charges:• Lisa ...
    March 4, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Judge sentences man shot by Crystal Lake police officer in 2015 to 4 years

    WOODSTOCK — A McHenry County judge sentenced a man who was holding a butter knife when he was shot by police in 2015 to prison.
    March 4, 2017 - 1:46 am
  • Zion man sentenced to 28 years in Algonquin heroin overdose death plans appeal

    WOODSTOCK – A Zion man sentenced to 28 years in prison on a drug-induced homicide charge in connection with an Algonquin woman’s heroin overdose death ...
    March 3, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office warns residents of arrest warrant scam

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a scam in which someone has been calling residents and telling them there i ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • McHenry County police chiefs choose deputies involved in fatal Antioch shooting as Officers of the Year

    WOODSTOCK – In the evening hours of April 15, 2016, McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Michael Urgo and Sgt. Anthony Penna were on the hunt for a double- ...
    March 2, 2017 - 3:23 pm
  • LITH police seeking person of interest in retail theft

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Lake in the Hills Police Department needs help finding a person of interest in a retail theft that occurred Feb. 7.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 9:58 pm
  • Police arrest 2 after finding 66 marijuana plants in Carpentersville home

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Two people will be in court after a search warrant led police to find an alleged marijuana growing operation at a Carpentersville ho ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 9:07 pm
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this past week indicted these people on these charges:• Edwa ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 12:43 am
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