Corrupt Chicago Police Sgt. Xavier Elizondo Gets More Than 7 Years In Prison For Lying To Get Warrants, Stealing Cash And DrugsLast October, Elizondo and Officer David Salgado were found guilty on all counts following a trial on conspiracy and obstruction of justice charges.
Maurice Cathey, Of Chicago, Sentenced To Life For Man's Fatal Overdose In South DakotaA jury in November convicted Maurice Cathey, 39, also known as Short, on several counts, including distribution of a controlled substance resulting in death. He was sentenced on Monday.
Ernesto Godinez Sentenced To 16 Years 8 Months For Shooting Of ATF Agent Kevin CrumbGodinez, 29, was convicted of assault of a federal officer earlier this year. Prosecutors said he shot an undercover ATF agent, mistaking him for a rival gang member.
Luke Wiersma Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison For Threatening To Blow Up Abortion ClinicsLuke Wiersma, 35, of Dyer, Ind., pleaded guilty last year to posting threats through the clinics' websites at least seven times between October and November of 2017.
Carpentersville Man Gets 9 1/2 Years In Prison For Sexual Assault Of Boy Under Age 13Kane County prosecutors said 30-year-old Michael Martinez sexually assaulted a boy under age 13 between April 2014 and June 2014.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Killing Teen Over Video Game SystemA Milwaukee man convicted of beating, stabbing, and burning a teenager over a video gaming console was sentenced Monday. The judge called this case the worst homicide the city has seen in years.
Man Sentenced To 60 Years For Killing 12-Year-Old Girl Who Screamed, 'Daddy, Don't!'
Former North Aurora Pastor Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Teen GirlRalphael J. Robinson was arrested and charged in April 2016 with aggravated criminal sexual assault and aggravated criminal sex abuse.
Man Sentenced To 12 Years For Hitting Man With Nail Gun During Cary Home InvasionEdward Zegers, 53, pleaded guilty to home invasion and domestic battery, according to the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.
Aurora Man Sentenced For Attempting To Buy Sex From MinorAn Aurora man was sentenced to three years in prison on Friday after pleading guilty for traveling to meet a minor for sex last year.
Final Defendant Gets 7 Years In Facebook Live Beating, Torture CaseTwenty-year-old Tesfaye Cooper pleaded guilty this month to committing a hate crime and aggravated kidnapping.
Man Gets 76-Year Sentence For 2010 Murder Of Chicago Police Officer David BlakeProsecutors said that Blake, 45, had been a friend and mentor to Bernard Williams – then the teenage brother of Blake’s girlfriend.
Chicago Man Gets Over 4 Years For Selling Illegal Guns From IndianaRicky Hatchet, 25, bought the guns from an unlicensed individual in Bloomington on three separate occasions in 2015, according to the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois.
Former Attorney Gets Over 4 Years For Stealing $1M From Estates Of Dead ClientsRobert B. Beck, 50, of Mount Prospect, pleaded guilty in September to a single felony count of theft between $500,000 and $1 million, according to the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office.
Blair Holt's Killer Gets 75 Years At Resentencing Hearing"The defendant's actions were evil, they were cold, they were calculated, they were premeditated; with the specific intent to kill," Judge Matthew Coghlan said in court.