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Naperville Man Gets Probation For Possessing Child Pornography

A Naperville man is sentenced to three years probation and must register for life as a sex offender after being convicted of possessing child pornography on his home computer.

02/25/2012

Jereme Richmond, 19, a former north suburban and University of Illinois basketball player, is facing charges of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, battery, possession of a firearm and assault.

Jereme Richmond Pleads Guilty To Gun Charge, Gets Probation

Ex-Waukegan basketball star Jereme Richmond was sentenced to probation for illegally transporting a .40-caliber Smith and Wesson handgun as part of a plea deal accepted Monday.

01/23/2012

Gavel

Judge To Homeless Protester: Get A Job Or Go To Jail

A judge in DuPage County has giving a well-known suburban squatter a choice; get a job or face jail time.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011

Mack Heard (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Teen Charged With Hate Crime Gets Probation, Community Service

One of three teens charged with a hate crime for making derogatory statements and threatening a man near Millennium Park last summer was sentenced to two years’ probation on Wednesday.

11/09/2011

Adam Jones

Pacman’s Ohio Arrest Could Lead To Jail Time In Nevada

NFL football player Adam “Pacman” Jones might face up to a year in jail in Nevada for violating a probation stay-out-of-trouble order following his weekend arrest in Cincinnati, the top prosecutor in Las Vegas said Monday.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2011

Gavel

Man Gets Probation For Child Porn Stash

A Joliet man is catching a major break, with a sentence of only probation for a child porn stash that includes a photo of a girl who appears to be in tears.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011

Michael Floyd

ND’s Floyd Sentenced To One Year Probation After DUI

Suspended Notre Dame wide receiver Michael Floyd has been sentenced to a year of probation and can’t drive for 90 days after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2011

Warren Cooper

Man Risking Jail Over Drug Testing Data

The owner of a local medical testing lab was due in court on Thursday to face potential contempt charges for refusing to provide more detailed results of random drug tests on convicted criminals.

CBS 2–02/09/2011

Margaret Matthews

Boys Get Probation For Throwing Bricks At Woman’s Home

Two pre-teen boys have been sentenced to probation for throwing bricks at the home of an elderly South Side woman, who in turn shot and wounded one of them in the shoulder.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2011

Betty Burden

Probation For Drunken School Bus Driver

A former school bus driver who admitted to being drunk when she drove students finds out Wednesday if she is going to prison.

01/26/2011

Charles Clements

Man Gets Probation For Killing Over Dog Urine

A 69-year-old south suburban man has been sentenced to four years’ probation, after he shot and killed his neighbor for letting a dog urinate on his lawn.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Crash

Driver Gets Probation In Death Of 9-Year-Old

The Portage, Ind. man who admitted to fatally striking a 9-year-old girl with his pickup in February 2009 will not serve any prison time.

12/18/2010

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