Officers found a man dead in the driver's seat of a 2014 Chrysler 300.
Calls for a sick out at a Waukegan elementary school have been set aside after the school superintendent agreed to meet with parents.
Calls for a "sick out" at a Waukegan elementary school have been set aside after the school superintendent agreed to meet with parents.
Parents at Glenwood Elementary School are calling for all parents to keep their kids home to protest COVID-19 policies.
A Lake County man is on the run Thursday after he escaped just before his electronic monitoring was going to be removed.
A man dodged deputies during his arrest in Lake County Thursday.
The 25-year-old allegedly attempted to kick out the squad car windows and took her seatbelt off. When deputies attempted to put her seatbelt back on, she headbutted one of the deputies in the face.
In Chicago and the suburbs, at least 15 hospitals were packed with patients and reporting more than 90% of the beds were taken. One hospital, Silver Cross in New Lenox, was at 100% capacity.
A school bus driver in Waukegan has been charged with sexually abusing a minor.
Richard Villanueva, 57, was charged Monday.
Police found a man who had been shot lying on a sidewalk Sunday morning in Waukegan.
A 42-year-old Beach Park man has been charged after he allegedly shot two men outside of a residence in Waukegan.
A Park City family is mourning after their 16-year-old boy drowned at Waukegan Municipal Beach in Lake Michigan over the weekend.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after two bodies were pulled from Lake Michigan.
Waukegan police have released body camera video after a man allegedly tried to lure two young girls.
Waukegan police have released body camera video after a man allegedly tried to lure two young girls while they were riding their bicycles.
Waukegan police have released body camera video after a man allegedly tried to lure two young girls while they were riding their bicycles. WARNING: Due to graphic content, viewer discretion is strongly advised.
Several brief tornadoes were reported as severe thunderstorms with damaging hail moved through the Chicago area late Monday afternoon, according to meteorologists.
Lake County Sheriff's deputies and the ATF say they've dismantled a street gang.
Waukegan is considering adding ShotSpotter technology to help police respond more quickly to gunfire in the city.