Route 45 and Walnut Street in Mundelein (Image captured November 2019 ©2022 Google)
FIRE BLOG C

Rollover Crash Partially Ejects, Pins Driver in 1-Vehicle Rollover Crash at Route 45 and Walnut St Mundelein

Mundelein police, firefighters and paramedics responded about 12:52 a.m. Monday, April 11, 2022 to a report of a rollover with a crash victim partially ejected at Route 45 and Walnut Street. Upon arrival firefighters discovered […]

Minivan pushed to the left by a freight train traveling southwest on the Canadian National Railway at Gilmer Road near Mundelein
911 Priority Alerts

Minivan Driver Sees Stopped Train, Drives Around Gates, Gets Hit by Another Train on Gilmer Rd East of Midlothian Rd

Lake County Sheriff’s deputies and firefighters and paramedics from Countryside Fire Protection District responded about 1:25 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 2021 to a report of a crash involving a minivan and a freight train on […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Male, Age 18, Shot and Killed in Parking Lot Near Walgreens on Lake St (Route 45) at Hawley St, Mundelein

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Mundelein, and Lake County Sheriff’s deputies responded about 12:55 p.m. Thursday May 28, 2020 to a report of shots fired in the area of Lake Street (Route 45) and Hawley Street […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Mundelein Juvenile, Age 15, Arrested with Weapons Charges Day After Shooting in Apartment on Longwood Terrace, Mundelein

Mundelein police arrested a 15-year-old defendant Sunday afternoon, September 29, 2019 and charged the teen in a juvenile petition with reckless discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. A firearm was […]

Antonio P. Fletcher, disorderly conduct, false police report suspect
CRIME BLOG C

Employee Reports Fake Call of “Threatening Man with Gun” to Get Out of Work at Company on Allanson Rd, Mundelein

Mundelein police responded about 1:13 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2019 to a report of a man with a gun threatening employees inside the Ruprecht Company facility at 1301 Allanson Road. 9-1-1 dispatchers tried to obtain […]

Derek J. Schwanebeck, DUI suspect
CRIME BLOG C

Three People Hurt When Riverwoods Police SUV Hit by Drunk Driver at Route 83 and Route 60, Mundelein

Mundelein police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:07 AM Friday August 10, 2018 to a report of a crash with injuries involving a police vehicle at Townline Rd and Route 83 Mundelein, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Fentanyl Scourge: Wheeling Man Charged with Felony Drug Delivery, Drug-Induced Homicide After Death of Mundelein Teen

Mundelein police charged James J. Murray, 21, of Wheeling about two weeks after he was charged with dealing the drugs that led to the fatal overdose of Nathan Clyde, 19, from Mundelein. James J. Murray, […]