Streamwood

Timera D. Branch, 34, of Streamwood, charged with first-degree murder in the November 2009 slaying of John Keyes, 17, of Elgin. (Credit: Police Booking Photo)

Woman Gets 34 Years For Killing Boy Who Fought With Son

A Streamwood woman was sentenced to 34 years in prison on Wednesday for using her car as a weapon to kill a 17-year-old boy over a dispute with her son.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011

Jessica Cruz

Mother Tied Plastic Bag Around Newborn’s Neck, Left Him In Trash

A 19-year-old northwest suburban woman gave birth to a full-term baby boy in a Salvation Army store bathroom last week, then wrapped a plastic bag around his neck, put him in a garbage bag and covered his body with paper towels.

11/09/2011

(Sketch provided by Streamwood Police)

Streamwood Police Question Person Of Interest In Baby’s Death

Streamwood police say they are questioning a person of interest in the death of a newborn found last week in a bathroom at a Salvation Army Store.

11/08/2011

(Sketch provided by Streamwood Police)

Dead Infant Found In Washroom Trash Can

A Saturday autopsy determined an infant boy found in a garbage can at a northwest suburban Salvation Army store Friday afternoon was strangled.

11/04/2011

Gavel

Mom Convicted Of Killing Teen With Car In Elgin

A Streamwood mother has been found guilty of killing a teen with her car in Elgin two years ago.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011

Gavel

Murder Trial To Begin For Streamwood Mom

The murder trial of a Streamwood mother is slated to begin today in Kane County.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011

Route 59 Crash

4 Injured, Roads Shut Down In Streamwood Crash

Serious injuries were reported this morning, when a car and a sport-utility vehicle collided on Route 59 in Streamwood.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

James Mandarino

Sentencing Postponed For Former Streamwood Cop

Sentencing was suddenly postponed Monday morning for a former Streamwood police officer, who was convicted of beating an unarmed, kneeling man while his dashboard video camera was rolling.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Police Generic

Police Easily Catch Hit-And-Run Driver In Elgin

Police in Elgin didn’t have too hard a time finding a hit-and-run driver in the last couple of days.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2011

Former Streamwood Police Officer James Mandarino (CBS file)

Verdict Coming In Suburban Officer’s Brutality Trial

The misconduct trial of a former suburban police officer has wrapped up and is now in the hands of the judge.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2011

Former Streamwood Police Officer James Mandarino (CBS file)

Ex-Cop Who Struck Motorist: I Feared For My Safety

The ex-Streamwood police officer accused of beating a motorist last year took the stand in his aggravated battery trial.

03/21/2011

Bernie Madoff

Area Man Charged With Selling Madoff’s Prison ID

A Streamwood man has been arrested by a federal agent for allegedly selling celebrity con man Bernie Madoff’s prison identification card through eBay, police said.

03/09/2011

James Mandarino

Brutality Trial To Begin For Streamwood Cop

The trial begins today for a Streamwood police officer accused of brutality.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2011

Ambulance

Man Killed In Multi-Vehicle Crash In NW Suburb

A 49-year-old Elgin man died Monday afternoon in a multi-vehicle crash in northwest suburban Streamwood.

03/07/2011

Wal-Mart Fire

Fire Evacuates Streamwood Wal-Mart

A fire Friday morning prompted the evacuation of a Wal-Mart store in northwest suburban Streamwood.

CBS 2–10/29/2010

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