A Central Illinois man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the 2015 slaying of an Army veteran who prosecutors say was fatally shot during a dispute over a small amount of drugs.
In the late 1970s, the remains of two young men — Timothy O’Rourke and Frank Landingin — were found washed ashore the riverbanks of Grundy County, Illinois with pairs of underwear lodged down their throats. In both cases, investigators found no other evidence on the bodies, and they zeroed in on the underwear as their only lead.
Prosecutors on Sunday said Michael Caraway was already wanted for murder when he allegedly led at least 13 Illinois State Police vehicles on an 11-mile chase through the south suburbs that reached speeds of 120 mph.
Police say 18-year-old Haley Marie Decker’s death appears to be a homicide.
An Illinois man who feared he and his girlfriend had contracted coronavirus fatally shot the woman before turning the gun on himself last Thursday night, authorities said.
The man found guilty of stabbing Hinsdale actor Andrea Urban is scheduled to be sentenced Monday.
A class-action lawsuit filed Thursday in New York federal court claims a breakthrough facial recognition technology designed for law enforcement use is illegally taking people’s biometric information without their consent.
A state’s attorney’s office in Illinois has welcomed its newest member: Hatty the black lab
Illinois State Police have identified a suspect being held in the fatal shooting of a sheriff’s deputy who was responding to a home in which a man was barricaded.