The former cop charged with kidnapping and murdering a Sycamore girl in 1957 first will stand trial for raping another girl in the same town less than five years later, DeKalb County prosecutors said.
The 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.
The DeKalb County Regional Superintendent of Schools admits it’s challenging not receiving a paycheck from the state, but says he’s holding out hope that Gov. Pat Quinn will put back the money he removed.
The Washington state man newly charged in the 1957 murder of a 7-year-old Sycamore girl is fighting extradition.
DeKalb County authorities are cracking down on “sugar daddy” dating, calling it prostitution over the Internet. CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman talks with a woman who says the arrangements are legitimate.
The state’s attorneys of three counties have announced a joint effort to scrutinize the deaths of some elderly residents in the future – with the intention of putting a stop to elder abuse.
A frost advisory has been issued for northern Illinois, and officials are advising sensitive vegetation be covered early Wednesday.
Authorities say parts of a veterans memorial in rural DeKalb County
have been vandalized with some portions broken off and others tagged with graffiti.