Tuesday Nov 26
Barrington Resident John Curry Running for Cook County Judge
Springfield Monday to run for Cook County Judge in the 13th Judicial Subcircuit in the March 18 GOP primary election.
Will probe bring justice in town's rape scandal?
The rape evidence was stored in the police department's musty basement: Brown paper shopping bags, stuffed with sneakers, bras and underpants, jammed on metal shelves.
State Affairs: Illinois courts in better shape today
When I was a boy, unschooled local justices of the peace were infamous for working with small-town cops to set up speed traps to fleece unsuspecting motorists.
Teen Driver Sentenced In Fatal Homer Glen Crash
A teenager who was behind the wheel of a pickup truck that crashed, killing a 16-year-old passenger, in Homer Glen last fall has been sentenced to two months in juvenile prison, the SouthtownStar is reporting.
Regional Police Report: Man Gets 26 Years in Teen's Murder
Johnsburg Man Gets 26 Years for Murdering Missing Teenager Mario Casciaro, 30, was sentenced Thursday, Nov. 14, to 26 years in prison for the murder of Johnsburg teenager Brian Carrick, the Northwest Herald is reporting.
Petition Seeks Trial in Kelli O'Laughlin Case
An online petition is asking that the judge presiding over the Kelli O'Laughlin murder case put a stop to defendant John L. Wilson's "courtroom antics" and move the two-year-old case to trial soon.