Brandenberry Park Condos, 2424 East Oakton Street Arlington Heights (Image captured August 2019 ©2022 Google)
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Offender Displays Gun When Catalytic Converter Theft Interrupted at Brandenberry Park Condominiums, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police responded about 12:40 AM Tuesday June 21, 2022 to a report of a catalytic converter theft attempt at the Brandenberry Park Condominiums, 2424 East Oakton Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a […]

James J. Rizzo, charged with residential burglary (SOURCE: Lake County Sheriff's Office)
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Lakemoor Resident Charged After Burglarizing Occupied Ingleside Home; Detained at Gunpoint by Homeowner

Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched about 12:10 a.m., Thursday, June 16, 2022 to a report of a burglary in progress at a residence in the block of 25800 West Marquette Drive, Ingleside. While responding, […]

Jason E. Karels, suspected killer of his three children by drowning in Round Lake Beach (SOURCE: Round Lake Police Department)
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Round Lake Beach Murder Suspect’s Note Left at Crime Scene: “If I can’t have them neither can you”

(Lake County, IL) The Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 filed three first-degree murder charges against a Round Lake Beach resident after he was accused of killing his three children ages […]

Jack A. Claes Pavilion Elk Grove Village, 1000 Wellington Avenue Elk Grove Village
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Woman, Age 83, Found Dead in Pond at Jack A. Claes Pavilion, Elk Grove Village; Police Say No Signs of Foul Play

Police from Elk Grove Village responded about 6:35 a.m. Monday, June 13, 2022 to a report that a person was found floating motionless in a retention pond at the Jack A. Claes Pavilion, 1000 Wellington […]

Jason E. Karels, suspected killer of his three children by drowning in Round Lake Beach (SOURCE: Round Lake Police Department)
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After I-57, I-80 Chase, Jason Karels in His Crashed Car Tells Police He Killed His 3 Children in Round Lake Beach

Round Lake Beach police and Round Lake firefighters and paramedics responded just before 1:40 p.m. Monday, June 13, 2022 to the block of 200 East Camden Lane in Round Lake Beach, where police discovered a […]

Caterpillar dozer (Rico S.)
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Heavy Equipment Company Caterpillar Announces Plans to Move Headquarters from Deerfield to Irving, Texas

DEERFIELD, IL – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today, June 14, 2022, announced the company will move its global headquarters to the company’s existing office in Irving, Texas, from its current location in Deerfield, Illinois. “We […]

Surviving mother and three children murdered by their father (Lake County Board Member Dick Barr/Facebook)
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Lake County Board Member Describes News of 3 Children Killed by Their Father in Round Lake Beach, Starts Fundraiser

Monday night, June 13, 2022, Lake County Board Member Dick Barr confirmed that three children were murdered by their father earlier Monday in the block of 200 Camden Lane in Round Lake Beach. UPDATE TO […]