| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Two Wauconda police officers have been cleared in a shooting that left a man dead earlier this month, authorities said.
The officers — whom authorities are not naming — shot John Nightingale, 36, at his home in the northwest suburban town...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:31 AM
A man remained hospitalized this morning after being shot by police in Zion Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
An officer shot the man after he tried to drive away during a traffic stop on Lewis Avenue near 27th Street around 4 p.m. Tuesday, said...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:11 PM
A man drove through a railroad crossing gate and was hit by a Metra train in Round Lake Park, killing him and his 7-year-old daughter Wednesday, officials said.
The gate had been fixed just hours earlier, but there was no indication the gate was...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:19 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A 29-year-old Round Lake Beach man was arrested at a traffic stop on Feb. 10 at 5:27 p.m. on Route 12 at Route 22 and charged with using a cell phone while driving and driving on a...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:41 AM
Investigators are trying to determine if someone threw a brick through a window of an SUV just before it crashed on Sunday afternoon, killing an 18-year-old man, according to Round Lake Park Police Chief George Filenko.
Rogelio Lopez Jr., of the 2400...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:56 AM
Police are investigating whether drugs played a role in the death of a Round Lake Park mother, who was found in her van more than a week after she disappeared after dropping off her daughter at a friend's house.
Opiates were found in the body of...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 9:07 AM
North Chicago police and the Lake County Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the deaths of two young children from the same family within four months, police announced.
Six-month-old Desire Thompson died on Dec. 28 last year and her half-brother,...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Police in far north suburban Round Lake Beach are investigating the death of a 4-month-old baby girl.
An autopsy was performed this afternoon on Lilyanna Bateman, 5-months-old, of the 1600 block of Juneway Terrace, in Round Lake Beach.
| May 25, 2010
| 4:32 PM
My colleague Dan Hinkel's story, "Lawyer: Free speech applies to T-shirts, too," says: A lawyer for a 20-year-old Round Lake Park woman argues that protection should be afforded his client, who offended a Lake County judge by walking into court......