Man Sentenced To 37 Years After Pleading Guilty To Murder Of NIU StudentWilliam “Billy” Curl had been scheduled to stand trial next week for the murder of Antinette “Toni” Keller, an art student at NIU, in October 2010. He had been charged with first-degree murder, criminal sexual assault and arson in connection with Keller’s death.
DeKalb Prosecutor Asks State Police To Investigate NIU Cops In Rape CaseThe accused in that rape case is a former NIU police officer, Andrew Rifkin. He was charged with sexually assaulting a student last year and then fired by the NIU Police Department.
1957 Sycamore Murder Suspect ArraignedThe man charged with kidnapping and killing 7-year-old Maria Ridulph more than 50 years ago made his first appearance in an Illinois courtroom on Thursday, a day after he was extradited from Seattle.
Prosecutor: Suspect In 1957 Murder To Return To Illinois SoonThe DeKalb County prosecutor said Tuesday that the man accused in the 1957 kidnapping and murder of a 7-year-old girl could be sent back to Illinois within weeks.