Autopsy: Alcohol A Factor In Train Collision That Killed Dad, DaughterAn autopsy on Thursday revealed alcohol was a factor in a crash that killed a father and a 7-year-old girl when their SUV drove through a set of railroad crossing gates, and was hit by a Metra train.
Trio Charged With Beating Man To Get His InheritanceA man invited a friend to a north suburban home earlier this month to watch the Bears-Packers game, but instead, along with two others, gagged and beat him in a bungled abduction attempt over a windfall inheritance.
Police: Good Samaritan Snow-Shoveler Was Burlgar Casing A Home Police say a far north suburban man offered to shovel a driveway to learn when the home would be empty, then returned to break into the home and take cash, jewelry and other items.
Brother-In-Law Admits To Role In Concealing Woman's Fatal ODA man from Round Lake Park, charged with concealing his sister-in-law's homicide, has admitted to his role in the crime and agreed to testify against his wife.
Relatives Due In Court In Death Of Round Lake Park MomThe sister and brother-in-law of a Round Lake Park woman are expected in court today, on charges stemming from her death and the concealment of her body for 10 days.
Two Relatives Charged In Round Lake Park Mom's DeathTwo relatives have been charged in connection with the death of a Round Lake Park mother, whose body was left in a van for 10 days.
Charges Possible Next Week In Death Of Round Lake Park Woman Lake County prosecutors could file charges next week in connection to the apparent drug-related death of a Round Lake Park woman, who was found more than a week after she was reported missing.
Facebook Proving Useful In Solving CrimesSocial networking sites are becoming increasingly popular for law enforcement is their quest to solve cases.
Charges May Be Coming In Round Lake Mom's DeathTwo people could soon face charges in the death of a 34-year-old mother from Round Lake Park, whose body was found in her van 10 days after she vanished.
Missing Round Lake Park Mom Found DeadMelissa Ann Best, the Round Lake Park mother who wa missing for more than 10 days, has been found dead.
Round Lake Park Police Schedule News Conference In Missing Mom CasePolice in Round Lake Park scheduled an 11 a.m. Tuesday news conference in the case of missing mother Melissa Ann Best, who disappeared more than a week ago.
Search Widens For Missing Northwest Suburban MotherPolice in Round Lake Park have added Melissa Best's information into a national missing-persons database. She vanished several days ago.