Trucker Gets 2 Years For Crash That Killed State TrooperAndrew Bokelman, 28, pleaded guilty to violating motor vehicle safety laws in Skokie branch court Friday, according to Cook County court records.
Trooper, Supporters Call For Reckless Homicide Charges In Fatal Truck CrashesAn Illinois State Police trooper injured in a fiery crash one year ago was pressing DuPage County prosecutors to file more serious criminal charges against the trucker who allegedly caused the wreck.
Mount Prospect Woman Charged With DUI After Striking ISP Trooper On I-294 A Mount Prospect woman has been charged with DUI after she struck an Illinois State Police trooper on the northbound Tri-State Tollway (I-294) near west suburban Berkeley Saturday afternoon.
Trucker Pleads Not Guilty In Tollway Crash That Killed IDOT WorkerA truck driver has pleaded not guilty to charges he falsified his logbook, after a crash that killed an IDOT worker and left a state trooper in a coma.
State Trooper Crashes Into Parked Tanker Truck On I-355An Illinois State Trooper escaped serious injuries early Friday, after his squad car spun out and ended up partly stuck under a tanker truck parked on the right shoulder.
Prosecutors: Trucker Had Been Working 37 Hours Before Fatal WreckProsecutors said a truck driver accused of causing a fiery crash that killed a tollway worker and critically injured a state trooper had been on the job more than a day-and-a-half, with less than four hours of sleep.
Driver Charged In I-88 Crash That Killed Tollway Worker An Illinois Tollway maintenance worker was killed, and an Illinois State Police trooper was injured when a semi-tractor trailer crashed into their vehicles on the Reagan Memorial Tollway near Aurora.
State Police Honor Fallen Trooper With Thanksgiving PatrolIllinois State Police launched an aggressive Thanksgiving holiday enforcement effort on the state's roadways Tuesday called Operation Kyle in honor of a state trooper who was killed a year ago conducting a traffic stop.
Wisconsin Trucker Charged In Crash That Killed State TrooperA truck driver from Wisconsin was set to appear in court on Wednesday to face felony charges in a fiery crash that killed Illinois State Police Trooper James Sauter in March.
State Trooper On Service Mission To Tornado-Ravaged OklahomaA District 15 Illinois State Trooper, his wife and friends have returned from a service mission providing supplies and goodwill to the victims of the deadly tornado that touched down in Oklahoma on the afternoon of May 20.
Trooper James Sauter Remembered For Smile 'The Size Of Mt. Rushmore'Hundreds of police officers packed into a Palos Heights church on Tuesday for the funeral of Trooper James Sauter, who was killed last week when a semi-trailer truck slammed into his patrol car.
State Trooper Killed In Fiery Crash On Tri-State TollwayThe trooper’s squad car was rear-ended by a semi-trailer truck around 11 p.m. Thursday in the southbound lanes of Interstate 294 near Willow Road.