| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:09 PM
It's the damnedest thing:
Justin Snyder, his long hair parted down the middle, his head thrown back as though communing with a higher power, the hood of his hoodie grazing the floor, his mouth working silently in time with the strains and surges of an...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A 49-year-old Schaumburg man has been charged with attempting to lure a 14-year-old girl to a hotel room by sending her explicit messages on social media sites and by texting, authorities said.
Bond for Michael Cozza, of the 1100 block of Regency Court,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A Palatine woman who “huffed” fumes from a cleaning product while driving and seriously injured two people after she passed out and struck another car was sentenced to 5 years in prison this morning.
Karli Casey, 20, pleaded guilty at the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:15 PM
A Palatine man who Cook County prosecutors said flew into a fit of rage when his 4-month-old son wouldn’t stop crying was sentenced to 10 years in prison for seriously injuring the infant.
Jonathan Willard, 31, of the 1900 block of Cambridge...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Two more felony drug cases were dismissed in Cook County Circuit Court today as a result
of the arrest of three Schaumburg police officers who authorities say set up their own narcotics business.
“We're just happy the state did the right thing in...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 2:59 PM
A Cook County judge has set a $2 million bail for a Hoffman Estates teen accused of trying to kill his girlfriend.
Prosecutors say Apolinar Serna-Jacobo, 17, went to his 17-year-old girlfriend’s house on Monday and stabbed her more than a dozen...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A man has been charged with felony stalking after authorities said he spent hours placing phony orders for pizza for his estranged wife.
Prosecutors said that, in one day, the man placed orders for 18 pizzas at four Schaumburg-area restaurants,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:01 PM
A man who said he was homeless broke a grocery store employee's nose and spit on two Schaumburg police officers over the weekend before being arrested, authorities said today.
Gregory A. Manarik, 25, whose last known address was in the 26000 block of...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 5:23 PM
A northwest suburban man was sentenced to 45 years in prison Friday for stabbing his wife to death on Valentine’s Day last year as their young daughter listened in horror from the next room.
But before he was led away in handcuffs to prison,...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:48 PM
A former Inverness woman today pleaded not guilty to charges that she arranged the 1979 slaying of her husband during what authorities said was a staged home invasion.
Assistant Public Defender Deana Binstock entered the not guilty plea on behalf of...
| May 23, 2013
| 3:43 PM
A 26-year-old Wheeling man today was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court to seven years in prison for sexually molesting two young girls in 2008.
Carlos Luz-Flores, of the 300 block of Inland Drive, pleaded guilty in Rolling Meadows branch court to...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:27 PM
A McHenry County judge appointed to preside over the trial of a nephew of former Mayor Richard Daley held court today for the first time in the controversial case.
Judge Maureen P. McIntyre was appointed over the case of Richard Vanecko after the...