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Johnny Borizov (Credit: DuPage County Jail)

Prosecutors: Borizov Ordered Accomplice To ‘Kill Everybody In The House’

DuPage County prosecutors told jurors in the triple murder trial of Johnny Borizov that he convinced a mentally-challenged accomplice to kill his ex-girlfriend’s family in 2010, because Borizov was involved in a bitter custody battle with his ex.

04/23/2013

Flood waters poured into many homes in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)

Red Cross Providing Shelter For 200 Affected By Floods

The American Red Cross has opened seven shelters to provide relief for nearly 200 people who were forced from their homes this week by flooding in Cook, DuPage, Lake, and DeKalb counties.

WBBM Newsradio–04/19/2013

Workers pile up sandbags outside a Gurnee barbershop on Thursday. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)

Governor Declares 38 Counties Disaster Areas Due To Floods

The designation will help speed and expand access to state emergency resources and allow the governor to pursue federal relief and support, a statement from the governor’s office said.

04/19/2013

Timothy Evans

Evans Hopes Cook County Courts Can Get Cameras Soon

With a high-profile triple murder trial underway in DuPage County with a camera in the courtroom, Cook County’s chief judge was left wondering when Chicago would be able to follow suit within its own court system.

WBBM Newsradio–04/16/2013

Daniel P. McDade (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff's office)

Police: Man Threatened ‘Columbine’ Style Shooting At Courthouse

A man is accused of threatening a “Columbine type” shooting at the DuPage County Courthouse, reports, WBBM’s Terry Keshner.

04/08/2013

Court Generic

Lawyer Delighted By Ruling Allowing Suburban Islamic Center To Open

A lawyer for Chicago’s Council on American-Islamic Relations says he is delighted with a ruling by a federal judge – which sides with a suburban Islamic religious center’s right to open – and goes against DuPage County.

04/01/2013

Johnny Borizov (Credit: DuPage County Jail)

DuPage Judge Allows Cameras For April Murder Trial

A DuPage County judge has overruled objections from both sides and will allow cameras into the courtroom for a high-profile murder trial next month.

03/18/2013

Joseph Spitalli (Credit: DuPage County State's Attorney)

Murder Suspect Accused Of Trying To Hire Hit Man From Jail

Murder suspect Joseph Spitalli tried from jail to hire a hit man to kill his former girlfriend so she couldn’t testify against him — and offered to use his tax refund to pay for the slaying, DuPage County prosecutors alleged Monday.

01/14/2013

Tami Lucibello (left) and Brenda Loth (right) are both charged with drunk driving.

2 Women Charged With DUI At Same Time, Same Place

Police say they started out socializing together at a downtown bar. Then they allegedly committed traffic violations together not far from the police station, while driving home one behind the other.

12/21/2012

Former Maywood officer Deon Sams, 38, of 212 Orchard in Bolingbrook was ordered held on a $200,000 by Judge Thomas Else on Friday.  (Credit: STMW)

Former Maywood Cop Charged With Sexual Assault

Former Maywood officer Deon Sams, 38, of Bolingbrook is charged with one count each of criminal sexual assault and official misconduct.

12/14/2012

Coyotes are increasingly common in the western suburbs, putting small-pet owners on alert. (DuPage County Forest District)

Experts Disagree On Best Solution To Keep Coyotes At Bay

Coyote sightings in the western suburbs have increased, and small pets are being targeted by the wild animals. CBS 2′s Bill Kurtis reports.

11/08/2012

Ballots

Early Voting A Popular Choice This Election Year

This is Day Four of early voting in Illinois, and thousands of people are taking advantage.

WBBM Newsradio–10/25/2012

Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

DuPage County Having Trouble Finding Bilingual Election Judges

You’d think it would be easy to find people eager to make nearly $200 for one day’s relatively easy work. But it’s not, CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker reports.

10/11/2012

Gavel

Man Admits To Hiring Hit Man After Being Denied Money From Sister’s Will

An elderly Naperville man is probably wishing he’d stayed away from his ex-wife.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

Gavel

DuPage County To Get Cameras, Microphones In Courtrooms

The Illinois Supreme Court will issue an order Monday permitting live broadcast coverage of trials in DuPage County.

WBBM Newsradio–09/23/2012

Robert Theodore

DuPage County Trainer Accused Of Molesting Teenage Boy

A DuPage County health club trainer is out of jail on bond, after being charged with sexually molesting a teenage boy.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2012

Marcelo Arrellano-Garcia, 21, has been charged with felony trespass and battery. (DuPage County Sheriff's Department)

Home Intruder Detained, Tells Doctors: ‘God Told Me To Shed Some Blood’

Police say a barefoot stranger came upon the Sanchez family home in unincorporated Addison and tried the door. It was unlocked.

07/16/2012

Jeanine Nicarico

DuPage County To Honor Jeanine Nicarico With New Police Building

Next month, DuPage County plans to begin building a new $5 million facility where police will investigate crimes against children.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

Snapping Turtle

Snapping Turtle Gets Trapped In Asian Carp Barrier

A snapping turtle trapped in a barrier meant to stop Asian carp has prompted DuPage County officials to take a look at that barrier to make sure it’s not a consistent problem for wildlife.

WBBM Newsradio–06/12/2012

(credit: http://cso.org)

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Weighs Expanding Into Western Suburbs

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is taking a hard look at expanding its presence in the western suburbs. But it is not yet time to get in line for tickets.

WBBM Newsradio–06/08/2012

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