A northern Illinois man arrested Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery in Gurnee has been charged with first-degree murder in the December deaths of a Beach Park couple, authorities announced Thursday.
More snow could be on the way Sunday as a cold snap that has taken hold of the Chicago area begins to release its icy grip.
A Waukegan man was held on $2 million bail Wednesday for the murder of his ex-wife on Valentine’s Day in the north suburb.
An Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) employee in Waukegan has been arrested and charged with one count of aggravated battery and one count of abuse of a long-term care facility resident.
Luis Alonso Sandoval-Oliva, a former soccer player whose career included appearances with Mexican club giants Guadalajara and America, was arrested on drug charges last week in the north suburbs.
"The assignment says ‘My dream for colored people in America is..." and the students are supposed to finish that sentence," the 2nd grader's mother said.
Prosecutors may seek a sentence of life in prison for a 34-year-old Waukegan man who is charged with murdering a married couple in Beach Park in December.
A 76-year-old man died in an apartment fire Monday evening in Waukegan.
A Waukegan police officer was injured after a woman lost control of her truck and struck the officer’s squad car Friday in the north suburb.
About 50 firefighters spent five hours Christmas morning battling a blaze in a vacant building in north suburban Waukegan.
Residents of Chicago and NW Indiana are being urged to avoid the lakefront as a dangerous combination of gusts and large waves pummels the shores of Lake Michigan.
A Chicago man is accused of strangling a woman he previously dated in Waukegan in 2019.
Strong winds pounded the Chicago area on Sunday, knocking down trees and knocking out power.
A man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman last week in Waukegan.
A man is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after allegedly crashing into a sheriff’s police car and fleeing a traffic stop Monday in suburban Waukegan.
Suburban Chicago police did not immediately provide medical aid to a mortally wounded man an officer had just shot because they feared that he or his girlfriend could have a gun, according to police reports released this week.
A 17-year-old from Illinois accused of killing two demonstrators in Kenosha, Wisconsin, has been extradited to stand trial on homicide charges, with sheriff’s deputies in Illinois handing him over to their counterparts in Wisconsin shortly after a judge on Friday approved the contested extradition.
Marcellis Stinnette allegedly laid on the ground bleeding without medical attention for over eight minutes after being fatally shot by Waukegan police.
A body camera worn by a suburban Chicago police officer who shot a black couple in their car was only turned on moments after the shooting — a fact that the lawyers representing the woman strongly suggests an attempt to cover up what had happened even before he opened fire.
Authorities have released videos related to the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette last week by police in north suburban Waukegan.