Scales Of Justice

Crown Point Man Gets Probation After Shooting Wife In Head

Lake Superior Court Judge Thomas Stefaniak Jr. said he was reluctant to accept a plea agreement calling for probation for a retired firefighter who shot his ex-wife in the head.


Eric Gilford

Downers Grove Man Gets 100 Years For Killing Wife, Unborn Child

A Downers Grove man has been sentenced to 100 years in prison for stabbing his wife and their unborn child to death last year.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Larry Dominick

Report: Cicero Payroll Loaded With Town President’s Wife’s Family

Cicero Town President Larry Dominick campaigned on a pledge to end nepotism, but now, a published report says he has put his wife and at least eight of her relatives on the public payroll.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

Edward F. Bachner IV

Man Admits To Buying Puffer Fish Poison In Plot To Kill Wife

A northwest suburban man has pleaded guilty to trying to kill his wife with poison from a puffer fish.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Ronald Stolberg

Vernon Hills Man Indicted In Wife’s Murder

A Vernon Hills man has been indicted by a grand jury, on charges that he killed his wife during a domestic dispute.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

Arlington Heights police department logo. (CBS)

Wife, Estranged Husband Charged In Arlington Heights Road Rage Incident

Charges have now been filed in a bizarre case of road rage in Arlington Heights, involving a woman and her estranged husband.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

Ronald Stolberg

Husband Charged With Wife’s Murder In Vernon Hills

The husband of a Vernon Hills woman who was found dead in her home earlier this week has now been charged with her murder.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Stabbing graphic, generic sized image

Man Stabbed By Wife In Edgewater Home Dies An Hour Later

A man stabbed by his wife in his home early Saturday in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood died about an hour later.


Clinton Danner

Minnesota Man Gets 2 Years For ‘Pimping’ Wife

A Minnesota man who forced his wife to work as a prostitute in several states, including Illinois, will spend two years in prison after pleaded guilty to pandering on Monday.