| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A backpack valued at $280 was reported stolen July 31 at 5:06 p.m. from an unlocked vehicle parked on Milbrook Drive at Hobble Bush.
On July 31 at 5:43 p.m., a 32-year-old Arlington...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:08 AM
A Lake County judge agreed this morning to delay the arraignment of 17-year-old Jeremy Betancourt, who is charged with aggravated street racing and reckless homicide in the death of an Antioch teen, while Betancourt is treated for substance abuse and...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:40 AM
A Gurnee man has been charged with sexually assaulting two girls who were both under the age of 13, officials said.
Nyasha C. Mbawa, 19, of the 36000 block of Grand Oaks Court in Gurnee, was initially charged with three counts of predatory criminal...
| Jul 24, 2013
The following items were taken from police records.
An attempt was made to remove the bumpers from a vehicle parked in the 100 block of Miller Road during the overnight hours of July 13, according to a complaint received at 1:49 p.m. No...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:15 PM
The mother of Cynthia Perez, an Antioch teen killed last month in an alleged street-racing crash, sobbed as she left a Lake County courtroom Tuesday after a judge lowered bail for the teen who authorities said was behind the wheel.
Prosecutors also said...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Sixteen people were taken to area hospitals after a six-vehicle crash including a semi-truck happened on I-94 outside of Gurnee, police said.
All lanes were reopened by 2:45 p.m. on Interstate 94 near Grand Avenue after several lanes were shut down as...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Two carloads of teenagers and young adults met up at a gas station in the far north suburbs before heading to a nearby stretch of road where they engaged in a street race, switching lanes and maneuvering for position, authorities said.
The race ended...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Property owners in the Chicago area who have suffered through flooding in the past face the possibility for more of the same Thursday and Friday, as hard rains continue to pound saturated ground.
Additional rounds of heavy thunderstorms could dump...
| May 23, 2013
Forty percent fewer homes were available for sale in the nine-county Chicago area in April than a year ago, leading to higher sales prices. That, in turn, is prompting more homeowners to slap fresh paint on their walls and list their homes for sale....
| May 14, 2013
| 4:22 PM
A Highland Park man has been charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl, law enforcement officials said.
Victor De Yta-Morales, 43, of the 600 block of Glenview Avenue, was taken into custody in the early morning hours of May...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Since moving to Lake Villa about a year ago, Jennifer Del Rio has parlayed her “16 and Pregnant” reality TV show appearance into a role …...
| May 6, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A missing person, a loaded handgun and crack cocaine were discovered Saturday night when Lake County sheriff's deputies made a traffic stop in north suburban …...