Kane County man facing child pornography charges after search warrant
A 41-year-old Kane County man is facing multiple felony charges including possession of child pornography.
Kane County man facing 20 child pornography charges
A Kane County man is facing 20 felony charges for possessing and disseminating child pornography.
Rapper Playboi Carti arrested in Georgia after allegedly choking pregnant girlfriend, reports say
Rapper Playboi Carti has been arrested in Georgia after police say he choked his pregnant girlfriend during an argument about a paternity test, TMZ reports.
'Blatantly unconstitutional': Illinois gun store owners fired up over assault weapons ban
“Realistically, this didn't start to materialize until the incident happened in Highland Park. Highland Park is a rich White neighborhood. You look at the inner city and things happen and yet the government didn't react. You know, so do the math," said Krahl.
Elgin teacher charged with sexually abusing two students
A teacher is facing several charges after allegedly sexually abusing two of his young students in Elgin
Five children and two adults killed when wrong-way driver smashes into van in suburban Chicago
The dead included Lauren Dobosz, 31, of Rolling Meadows, and five children: two 13-year-old girls, a 7-year-old boy, a 6-year-old boy, and a 5-year-old girl. Their names have not been released.
‘Friends’ sitcom creator mocked for pledging $4 million in reparations for her show’s lack of diversity
Marta Kauffman became the subject of social media mockery after a Wednesday L.A. Times profile on her revealed she was pledging $4 million to atone for her famous series’ lack of diversity among its main cast.
Illinois man fatally shot rival gang member, bragged about the murder at least 21 times: prosecutors
Prosecutors said after shooting Jose Covarrubias, Jesus Lechuga went to his gang leader's house to take credit for the murder. Over the next two years, Lechuga bragged about the shooting at least 21 more times.
Carpentersville man found guilty of sexually abusing child he knew
"This survivor was a powerful witness in front of the judge, jury and her abuser. I commend her amazing strength and courage, especially for such a young child."
Kane County man who never appeared for trial or sentencing gets 45 years for grooming, criminal sexual abuse
Prosecutors said Vasquez-Juan sexually abused a victim and coerced the victim to take sexually explicit photographs of herself and give them to him
Suburban school district cancels January 3 classes because of COVID
In an alert sent to parents on January 2, District 300 Superintendent Susan Harkin said that staff would spend Monday trying to figure out how the latest surge in COVID cases will impact staffing and student attendance.
18-year-old sentenced to 20 years for shooting death of Kane County man
An 18-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the shooting death of a Carpentersville man.
Suburban man killed in car crash in Hampshire Township
The only person in the car, Adrian Guzman-Vargas, 49, of Carpentersville, was killed.
Former suburban Chicago substitute teacher gets more prison time for sexual assault of students
A former suburban Chicago substitute teacher has been sentenced to more prison time after pleading guilty to repeatedly sexually assaulting a student.
East Dundee man guilty in fatal shooting of 27-year-old while attempting to purchase illegal gun
A Kane County judge has found an East Dundee man guilty in the shooting death of a 27-year-old man last year.
Chicago man charged with murder in fatal Carpentersville shooting
Jamar Robinson, 29, allegedly fired multiple shots at 30-year-old Jorge Sanchez at an apartment complex. Sanchez’s body was found in a hallway.
Hundreds compete in Mundelein Grand Prix bicycle races
Downtown Mundelein turned into racing central Monday for the inaugural Mundelein Grand Prix.
Man pleads guilty to Carpentersville armed robbery, gets 25 years in prison
"Clearly, they never considered consequences. Long after he’s released from prison, Bobby Heard will still have Kenyon Slater’s death on his conscience."
Fireworks in the Chicago suburbs: List of events scheduled, canceled and postponed
Several suburbs say their annual shows will be canceled or postponed this year, while others say the festivities will go on as scheduled.
First marijuana dispensary in northern Kane County opens its doors
Windy City Cannabis in Carpentersville is the first marijuana dispensary in northern Kane County.