Disturbing video out of Waukegan High School shows a violent fight between students.
Thomas Brandenburg was last seen at his home in Waukegan on Cooke Court at 9 a.m. Friday.
In Waukegan, parents are outraged after a student was stabbed inside a high school.
An Illinois healthcare manufacturing company has temporarily closed because it couldn't meet new state standards for ethylene oxide, a cancer-causing chemical.
A 74-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease who wandered away from his home in north suburban Waukegan has been located.
A fugitive wanted on weapons and narcotics charges in New York was arrested Thursday in north suburban Waukegan.
Chad B. Jones, 41, is charged with first-degree murder and burglary in the September 2019 death of Marlyn Cook
Waukegan police have been cleared of wrongdoing in the death of a man who swallowed drugs while fleeing officers last year in the north suburb.
Although recreational marijuana will be legalized in Illinois starting Jan. 1, suburban police were already making far fewer arrests for crimes such as possession and manufacture of cannabis years before lawmakers signed off on legalization, police department data shows.
The woman told investigators that she was asleep Sunday afternoon when a man entered her home and woke her up, Waukegan police said.
A Waukegan man is going to prison for selling a woman the heroin that killed her.
Eric Giles, 22, is charged with one felony count each of armed robbery and aggravated robbery for the Dec. 13 hold-up, according to a statement from the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Olvan Quezada, 22, was convicted on charges of attempted first degree murder of a peace officer after shooting at police during a 2016 domestic incident, the Lake county state’s attorney’s office said.
The explosion was felt 20 miles away, leveling the AB Specialty Silicones plant in Waukegan last May, killing four employees.
Lake County Judge Christopher Stride said the petition that Marni Yang’s attorney filed in October has merit and can proceed.
The University of Illinois study found that participants who lived near the Medline Industries plant in Waukegan had higher levels of the cancer-causing chemical ethylene oxide in their blood than those who lived farther away, The Chicago Tribune reported.
The man walked into the First Midwest Bank branch, 1201 Golf Rd., about 4:30 p.m. and handed a note to a teller demanding money, Waukegan police said in a statement.
Police say a student was stabbed during a fight inside a high school bathroom in suburban Chicago.
A man has been charged with selling fentanyl-laced heroin to a woman who died of an overdose earlier this month in north suburban Lake Villa.
A northern Illinois man is accused of transmitting HIV to a teenager he allegedly sexually assaulted earlier this year.