Congdon Avenue and Indian Drive in Elgin, Illinois (Image capture August 2021 ©2022 Google)
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2nd Gunshot Victim Dies, Victims’ Identities Released After Apartment Mass Shooting on Congdon Ave, Elgin

Elgin police confirmed Monday, April 11, 2022 that a second shooting victim from a shooting at the Blackhawk Apartments early Sunday died on Monday (CBS Chicago). YouTube Tips ⓘ The identity of the first gunshot […]

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Fatal Medical Emergency Caused Crash Involving Off-Duty Cook County Sheriff’s Police Sergeant on Dundee Ave, Elgin

An off-duty Cook County sheriff’s police sergeant died in a car crash Sunday in Elgin, authorities said. Elgin police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:29 p.m. Sunday January 5, 2020 to a one-vehicle crash in the […]

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Elgin Firefighter Awarded Medal of Merit After Giving Aid at 2 Crashes in 1 Day — Near Hampshire, Arlington Hts

Crash injures two Cook County Sheriff’s deputies, wrecks two police cars on eastbound I-90 (Jane Addams Memorial Tollway) just west of Arlington Heights Road. Elgin firefighter Shay Brill was awarded a Medal of Merit for […]