James Krook, charged with Kidnapping and Child Luring (SOURCE: Arlington Heights Police Department)
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No Bond for Arlington Heights Resident Charged with Kidnapping, Child Luring on Tonne Drive in Arlington Heights

Charges Amended to Class X Felony An Arlington Heights resident, James Krook appeared in Cook County Circuit Court today, Thursday, August 18, 2022, and was ordered held without bond. His two counts of Class 2 […]

Holiday Inn Gurnee at 6161 West Grand Avenue Gurnee (Map data ©2022 Google)
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Offender Threatens Victim with Gun During Catalytic Converter Theft in Progress by Group at Holiday Inn, Gurnee

Gurnee police responded about 12:00 AM Thursday August 18, 2022 to a report of a catalytic converter theft in progress at the Holiday Inn, 6161 Grand Avenue Gurnee, IL. Police received a report that unknown […]

Last Quarter Moon, Thursday, August 18, 2022.
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🌗 🌑 🌓 🌕 Last Quarter Moon, cloud cover overnight Thursday to Friday near 0%, winds NE to E to NE, 2 to 7 MPH, Low 65, 6a to 7a

Moon phase, moonrise, moonset, night sky featuring planets, constellations, meteor showers, and monthly backyard astronomy events. Businesses open overnight, and situational awareness for hours overnight with Arlingtoncardinal.com/24hours and AfterMidnightChicago.com … […]

660 East Northwest Highway Arlington Heights (Image captured August 2019 ©2022 Google)
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Armed Offender in Group of Catalytic Converter Thieves at Northwest Highway and Kensington Rd, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police responded Monday August 8, 2022 to a report of a catalytic converter theft at 660 East Northwest Highway Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that unknown offenders removed the catalytic converter […]

Scott Witz, charged with Manufacturing Child Pornography (SOURCE: Arlington Heights Police Department)
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Adult Male Accused of Using Concealed Camera to Capture Photos of Underage Female at House in Arlington Heights

A former resident of Arlington Heights surrendered to charges of Manufacturing Child Pornography on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 after a police investigation that goes back to August 2021. In August of 2021, the Arlington Heights […]

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Statement From State’s Attorney Berlin Regarding Naperville Police Officer-Involved Shooting of Male Armed with Hatchet

“Every case involving the use of deadly force by a police officer, whether on or off duty, must be carefully and thoroughly investigated. Such scrutiny is required to ensure the protection of the civil rights […]