Woman Charged With Hoax After Lying About Finding Abandoned Puppy In Duct-Taped PillowcaseA community college instructor has been charged with felony disorderly conduct, after she told her class she found an abandoned puppy inside a duct-taped pillowcase, but it turned out she made up the story.
Elgin Man Who Threatened Deputies Found Dead In Kane County JailAn Elgin man who was accused of threatening police officers with a fake bomb Tuesday morning when they tried to conduct an eviction at his home was later found dead at the Kane County Adult Justice Center.
Woman Charged With Making False Report After Hit And Run CrashA 21-year-old woman was charged with making a false report claiming that her car was stolen after she lost control of the car and crashed it into a creek in Waukegan.
Desmond Clark, School Join Sides To Promote DiversityClark said he and his wife met Tuesday night with school administrators and the District 128 school board, and while Clark refused give details, he said the two sides have agreed to work together to provide better diversity education.
Retired Cop Charged With Threats In Fox Lake Case Released On BondA retired Chicago police officer made an unsuccessful bid for reduced bail Tuesday morning, on charges he threatened Lake County officials investigating the shooting death of Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz.
Woman Charged With Hitting Passenger, Flight Crew; Forcing Emergency LandingA 25-year-old Chicago woman was being held on multiple criminal charges Tuesday, a day after she allegedly struck two people on an airliner headed from Miami to Chicago, causing the flight to divert to Indianapolis.
Police: Woman Lied About Sighting Of Suspects In Fox Lake Police Officer's MurderA 30-year-old woman has been arrested for filing a false police report, after allegedly lying about seeing two of the three suspects in the killing of a Fox Lake police officer, prompting an intense search that lasted about five hours in neighboring Volo.
Two Teens Accused Of Pointing BB Gun At Girl’s Head In NapervilleReece A. Swedowski, 18, was charged with one misdemeanor count of aggravated assault; and Zachary Q. Kolar, 19, was charged with one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct, according to Naperville police.
WATCH: Metra Cops Stun Passenger In Incident On Board TrainA Bloomingdale man was planning to sue Metra, after transit police shocked him with a stun gun earlier this week on board a train.
Six Teens Arrested For 'Macgyver Bomb' Set Off In School Parking LotThe teens—who live in West Chicago, Carol Stream and Malta—were each charged with misdemeanor counts of disorderly conduct and reckless conduct, the DuPage County sheriff’s office said. Investigators were called about 10:30 a.m. on May 1 after a plastic bottle exploded in the parking lot of Indian Knoll Elementary School.
Man Charged With Peeping In Women's Windows In RiversideRonald J. Wortel, 38, has been charged with two counts of disorderly conduct under the peeping statute, a Class A misdemeanor, according to a statement from Riverside police.
After Windows Smashed Outside Daycare, Parents Want Suspect Charged With FelonySeveral parents who have children in a daycare center in LaGrange Highlands have banded together to ask prosecutors to file more serious charges against the man who allegedly smashed several car windows in the parking lot this week, fearing his behavior will grow more violent.