Gang Leader Gets 22 Years For Selling Guns, CocaineFrancisco Masias, a Berwyn resident, was the “longtime leader” of the Gangster 2-6 Nation gang, which operated a drug trafficking organization predominantly in the Little Village neighborhood, prosecutors said.
Man Gets 49 Years For Fatal Greater Grand Crossing ShootingA north central Illinois man has been sentenced to 49 years in prison for killing one man and wounding two others in a shooting in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side in 2013.
Ex-CPD Sergeant Gets 6 Months For Swapping Police Info For CashRay M. Ramirez, 53, admitted in a plea deal that he traded information he got from police databases to a liquor store clerk for cash payments of $150-200, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s office.
Man Gets 55 Years In Prison For Sexually Abusing Young GirlMario Barjas Carbajal was accused of repeatedly sexually abusing a young relative starting in 2003, when she was only 6 years old.
Woman Gets 13 Years For Hitting State Trooper In Drunken CrashA 61-year-old woman has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for running over an Illinois State Police trooper on the Tri-State tollway two years ago, and causing a crash that injured four other people.
Former Bellwood Official Gets Probation For Stealing From VillageRoy McCampbell, who pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft before Cook County Judge Timothy James Joyce, also was ordered to pay $100,000 in restitution, according to court records.
Man Gets 5 Years For Receiving Explicit Image Of 10-Year-Old GirlDaniel Santiago, 25, pleaded guilty in August to one count of knowingly receiving child pornography, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
Ex-Redflex CEO Gets 30 Months For Aiding Red-Light Camera BriberyChicagoans are sick of watching elected officials walk through the revolving door of the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, a judge said Thursday. But, she noted: “It takes two to tango.”
Woman Gets 6 Years For Stabbing Girlfriend To Death In RoselandEliza Roper, 25, of Calumet City was found guilty of second-degree murder after a bench trial before Judge James Linn on June 14, according to Cook County court records.
Ex-Lawyer On Tape: "Kill That F****** B****"Prosecutors in Will County have released audio secretly recorded in jail - a tape they say features a whispering inmate trying to arrange the murder of his ex-wife.
Man Gets 7 Years In Prison For Drunk Driving Crash That Severed Man's LegQuinn Gabnay, 46, was convicted June 3 of four counts of aggravated DUI by Judge Donald Tegeler Jr., according to a statement from the Kane County state’s attorney’s office. It was his third DUI offense.
Lisle Man Gets 40 Years For "Numerous" Rapes Of Young GirlA west suburban man was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years in prison for sexually assaulting his girlfriend’s young daughter at her Lisle home over a period of five years.
Man Gets 25 Years For 2014 Murder During Drug Deal In AuroraA southwest suburban man was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for shooting a man to death during a drug deal in Aurora in 2014.
Teen Who Robbed Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Son Sentenced To Boot CampThe teen who robbed Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s son nearly two years ago has been sentenced to prison boot camp for two other crimes he committed while on probation for the high-profile mugging.
Man Gets 26 Years For Crash That Killed 2 ChildrenOn Tuesday, Joey Chavez, 41, who was under the influence of opiates and PCP when he slammed into the Ochoa family’s Dodge Neon, was sentenced to 26 years in prison for a DUI crash that killed Eric Ochoa Jr. and Julissa Ochoa.