Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Schaumburg, IL or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Friday Apr 18 | via Daily Herald
A Schaumburg man whose 2012 drug charges were dropped last year following the arrest of three former undercover officers now faces battery and hate crime charges. Comment?
Friday Apr 11 | via Naperville Sun
These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 9 | via Daily Herald
James P. Eaton makes his initial appearance Wednesday in Racine County court. Eaton faces charges of first-degree murder and hiding a corpse for the 1997 killing of Amber Creek, a 14-year-old Palatine girl whose body was found Burlington, Wis. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 9 | via My FOX Chicago
Another lawsuit has been filed against Schaumburg and three of its former undercover tactical narcotics officers, who have been accused of selling illegal drugs they seized from dealers. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 8 | via Patch.com
A 36-year-old Palatine man has been charged with the 1997 murder of Amber Gail Creek , 14, of Palatine, according to the Chicago Tribune. Comment?
Monday Apr 7 | via Daily Herald
In exchange for his guilty plea Friday, Tehron M. Sweet, 21, was sentenced to 15 years in prison. Comment?
Sunday Apr 6 | via Patch.com
Police in Racine County, Wis., have arrested a 36-year-old Illinois man for the 1997 murder of Amber Gail Creek, 14, of Palatine, according to the Racine Journal Times. Comment?
Sunday Apr 6 | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Racine County Sheriff 's officials think they finally have solved the mystery of who killed a 14-year-old Illinois girl and dumped her body in a marsh in the town of Burlington in 1997. Comment?
Friday Mar 28 | via Daily Herald
One of Elk Grove Village's most effective crime fighters is retiring - but he won't be handing in a standard issue uniform or police radio. Comment?
Thursday Mar 27 | via CBS Local
Schaumburg police are looking for two men who pried their way into a woman's apartment and left her with minor injuries. Comment?
Thursday Mar 27 | via Chicago Tribune
A woman suffered minor injuries when her Schaumburg home was broken into this week, prompting a K-9 unit and police helicopter to search the area for two suspects. Comment?