Two brothers armed with a revolver allegedly broke into an occupied home in Waukegan Tuesday and were confronted by a renter who shot and killed them with an assault rifle.
A Waukegan resident exchanged gunshots with two people allegedly trying to break into a home Tuesday morning, fatally striking both suspects.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says they are investigating several instances where a scammer calls Lake County residents pretending to be a sergeant with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
A 35-year-old woman was arrested Sunday morning after slamming into the rear of a Waukegan police squad.
North suburban Winthrop Harbor announced a boil order Wednesday due to a loss of water pressure.
Students and parents rallied Sunday in a Chicago suburb to demand that kids be allowed back in class and athletes be allowed back on the field.
A Chicago man wanted for a murder nearly two years ago in north suburban Waukegan was arrested Wednesday in Wisconsin.
The second suspect in a fatal shooting of a 63-year-old woman in Waukegan has turned has turned himself in to police.
A man in his 20s was fatally shot in a Waukegan motel early Tuesday, according to police.
An 18-year-old man was killed last weekend in a shooting that also wounded a 77-year-old woman gardening nearby in suburban North Chicago.
No one was injured when a North Chicago police officer shot at a man after a traffic stop Saturday in the north suburb.
A man was shot to death and three other people, including an 8-year-old boy, were wounded Sunday in north suburban Zion.
A teenage boy was fatally shot Friday in north suburban Waukegan.
Prosecutors on Thursday charged a 17-year-old from Illinois in the fatal shooting of two protesters and the wounding of a third in Kenosha, Wisconsin, during a night of unrest following the weekend police shooting of Jacob Blake.
Waukegan police are searching for a man wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a 63-year-old woman Saturday in the northern suburb.
A Lake County sheriff’s deputy and another man were injured when a police car crashed into an SUV Saturday in north suburban Beach Park.
A 53-year-old Indiana man is accused of stealing art from a storage facility in north suburban Deerfield and reselling it for thousands of dollars between February and May.
Social distancing is becoming a problem at Illinois beaches as large crowds flock there during the pandemic, officials said.
Authorities were able to save 74 other cats from her home, police said.
Some would argue that the weight of the world is on Mark Palmieri’s shoulders when he takes his daily runs carrying an American flag, but the 36-year-old personal trainer from Vernon Hills, Illinois says it’s an honor to carry it.