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More Crime & Courts
Rauner names new corrections chief
Staff Report Governor Bruce Rauner announced that he has selected Donald Stolworthy to lead...
- Posted March 9, 2015
Short pleads guilty to second-degree murder
Staff Report Jeanette Short pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in front of the Honorable...
- Posted March 6, 2015
Belvidere PD crack down on sales to minors
Staff Report Following another round of compliance checks on tobacco retailers in Belvidere, none...
- Posted February 23, 2015
Mikosz sentenced to 15 years
Staff Report Winnebago County State’s Attorney Joe Bruscato announced Tuesday that Dennis Mikosz was...
- Posted February 18, 2015
Subject arrested in south side robberies
Staff Report Rockford Police arrested a man in connection with two robbery attempts on the...
- Posted February 16, 2015
Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Gasparini
Staff Report Winnebago County Board Chairman Scott Christiansen announced flags at all County buildings...
- Posted February 13, 2015
Rauner convenes criminal justice reform panel
Staff Report Governor Bruce Rauner’s office today announced the formation of a Illinois State...
- Posted February 11, 2015
Man who led police on multi-county chase charged
Online Staff Report Cornelius Boles, 29, who led police on a multi-county chase from...
- Posted February 6, 2015
Man found face down on College Avenue died of cardiac event
Online Staff Report At 6:56 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4, Rockford police responded to reports...
- Posted February 4, 2015
Plainfield man arrested for impersonation of peace officer
Online Staff Report WILL COUNTY, Illinois — Ross D. Ferraro Jr., 45, of Plainfield,...
- Posted February 2, 2015