Ex-Police Chief Picks Bench Trial On Theft ChargesProsecutors allege Michael Newsome took more than $200,000 in drug forfeiture funds during a series of thefts between 2007 and 2012. He was arrested on the charges in October of 2012.
Two Fugitives Captured In Lake CountyJuan Padilla of North Chicago was arrested Wednesday near Green Bay Road and Washington Street in Waukegan, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.
'Hopefully We Will Be Able To Conquer': North Chicago Enters Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Mayors ChallengeMore than 550 cities and small towns across the country are competing for $5 million, courtesy of Bloomberg Philanthropies, and an audition of sorts was held Wednesday for one of those cities: North Chicago.
Evanston Man Killed, 5 Injured In North Chicago CrashThe crash happened at 1:58 a.m. on U.S. 41 north of Casimir Pulaski Drive, according to North Chicago police.
Police: 1 Dead, 5 Injured In North Chicago CrashOne person was killed and five others were injured in a crash early Friday in north suburban North Chicago, police said.
Veteran Goes Missing On Way To New Job At Great Lakes Naval BasePhilip Quick, 54, was travelling from Hopkinsville, Kentucky, to start a job at the naval base on Monday.
Waukegan Man Sold Cocaine To Undercover OfficerDaniel Blalock is charged with four counts of unlawful delivery of a controlled substance and one count of unlawful possession by a felon.
River Otter Spotted In Lincoln Park Signals Cleaner WatersLately, people have spotted two river otters, and that could be a sign of cleaner water in rivers and ponds.
Robber Holds Up North Chicago Credit UnionThe robbery happened at the Great Lakes Credit Union at 2525 Green Bay Rd. in North Chicago about 1:40 p.m., FBI spokesman Garrett Croon said.
North Chicago School Guard Jailed After Abusing Student In His HomeA security guard at North Chicago Community High School is in jail after police say they found a student in his home who'd been missing from her family for almost three weeks.
One Dead, One Wounded In North Chicago ShootingAbout 4:15 p.m., officers responded to a call of shots fired and a person down in the 1400 block of Hervey Avenue, according to North Chicago police. Anthony A. Sosa, 23, of Waukegan, was found shot and was taken to a hospital, where he later died.
Lake County Group Gearing Up To Fight Homeless PlanA group of Lake County residents has formed a community organization, and begun pooling money, to fight a plan to move chronically homeless people suffering from mental illnesses to a residential neighborhood near Lake Zurich.