Michael Gamboa, posting a threatening message on Instagram directed at school personnel (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Addison Trail High School Student Charged after Alleged Threat Against School Personnel on Instagram

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Addison Director of Police Timothy Hayden announced today that an eighteen-year-old male Addison Trail High School student has been charged with posting a threatening message on Instagram directed […]

Courvoisier Thomas, suspect in Drug Induced Homicide case (DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Bond Set at $5 Million for Naperville Resident Charged with Drug Induced Homicide After Fentanyl Death of Addison Woman

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin and Addison Director of Police Bill Hayden announced today that bond has been set for a Naperville man accused of supplying a fatal dose of a fentanyl/fluorofentanyl mixture […]

Target Store, 7601 Kingery Highway in Willowbrook (Image capture July 2015 ©2022)
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Cook County Juvenile Sentenced to Dept. of Juvenile Justice for Robbing Woman at Gunpoint in Target Store Parking Lot in Willowbrook

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that a fifteen-year-old juvenile, who previously entered a plea of guilty to one count of Armed Robbery with a Firearm (Class X Felony), has been sentenced […]

Cort Chubko, charged with Threatening a Public Official (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Bond Set at $100,000 for Chicago Resident Charged with Threatening State Representative Deb Conroy

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Illinois State Police Director Brendan Kelly announced today that a Chicago man has been charged with posting threatening Facebook messages directed at Illinois State Representative Deb Conroy. Cort […]

Marvin Mejia, charged with Failure to Report an Accident Involving Death, a Class 1 Felony (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney)
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Bond Set at $50,000 for Woodridge Resident Accused of Fatal Hit and Run at Route 83 and Central Ave Burr Ridge

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Burr Ridge Chief of Police John Madden announced today that bond has been set for a Woodridge man charged with leaving the scene after he struck and killed […]

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Bond Set at $2 Million for Chicago Resident Accused of Shooting Pregnant Woman in the Back While Driving on Route 83, Willowbrook

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin and Willowbrook Chief of Police Robert Schaller announced today, Friday, February 4, 2022, that bond has been set for a Chicago man charged with shooting a woman who […]

Bruce Berrier, convicted of gunrunning then fled after cutting GPS device (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Bond Denied for Convicted Gunrunner Who Fled When He Cut Off His GPS Electronic Monitor After Brother’s Funeral

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced that bond was denied yesterday, Sunday, January 23, 2022, for a recently convicted gunrunner accused of fleeing after cutting off his electronic GPS monitor following his brother’s funeral. […]

Stephan Filipiak, convicted of Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a victim under 13 years-old (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney)
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Addison Resident Sentenced to Natural Life Without Parole for Predatory Sexual Assault of Two Female Minors

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced today, Wednesday, January 19, 2022, that Stephan Filipiak, age 58, formerly of Addison, has been sentenced to natural life without the possibility of parole in the Illinois Department […]

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Westmont Juvenile Charged with Shooting Woman in Leg; Hijacking Her Car at Gunpoint Near 63rd St West of Cass Ave in Westmont

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Westmont Chief of Police Jim Gunther announced today that a fifteen-year-old Westmont juvenile has been accused of shooting a fifty-four-year-old woman in her leg and hijacking her car […]