McHenry County Judge Michael Coppedge found 74-year-old Lorin E. Volberding guilty Wednesday of two counts of first-degree murder.
A Dodge Ram drove off the roadway about 4:42 p.m. and slammed into Starbucks, 4305 W. Elm St., causing severe damage to the building, according to McHenry police.
A suburban program is stopping drunk drivers by rewarding people who turn them in.
A northwest suburban middle school teacher and former wrestling coach has been accused of possessing and distributing child pornography.
A Crystal Lake man has been charged with trying to stab another man to death during a home invasion Thursday in an unincorporated area near the northwest suburb.
The McHenry County state’s attorney’s office has expunged more than a thousand low-level pot convictions for offenses now considered legal in Illinois.
Ahmed Tawfeeq, 29, was sentenced Friday on charges of aggravated criminal sexual abuse and attempted aggravated criminal sexual assault.
A Waukegan man is going to prison for selling a woman the heroin that killed her.
Kane County authorities were alerted at 2:05 a.m. about police in neighboring McHenry County pursuing a Hyundai Santa Fe that was reported stolen six days earlier in Rockford.
A former city clerk in a small northern Illinois community faces a maximum sentence of five years in state prison after being found guilty of one count of possession of child pornography.
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services confirmed Friday that Carlos Acosta and his supervisor Andrew Polovin left the agency after a lengthy internal investigation.
Cunningham, 36, faces a prison sentence of 20 to 60 years in prison for the April murder of her son, the Daily Herald is reporting.
A judge has given a northern Illinois community permission to demolish the house where a couple allegedly beat their 5-year-old son to death.
Two McHenry County men have been charged with animal cruelty after animal control officers found two dead horses and five others malnourished.
A northern Illinois police officer has been ticketed for parking his patrol car in a handicapped-accessible parking space.
Christmas is around the corner and last week, the Salvation Army was gifted its first gold coin of the season in the Chicago area.
A woman known for two decades simply as "Jane Doe" after her battered remains were found on the edge of a Wisconsin cornfield was a cognitively impaired 23-year-old who sought help from a nurse now accused of "barbaric brutality" and charged in her death, investigators who worked the case for years without a lead said Friday.
Police in the north suburbs are searching for a woman who attempted to rob a Crystal Lake gas station.
A man faces DUI charges after allegedly driving through the wall of an unoccupied church Thursday in northwest suburban Crystal Lake.
A man was arrested after allegedly stabbing three other men in a domestic dispute Thursday in northwest suburban Crystal Lake.