Waukegan Police SUV (SOURCE: Waukegan Police official Facebook page)
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Waukegan Police Officer Fired After Police Determine Multiple Policy and Procedure Violation Occurred in Shooting Death of Teen

183 A Waukegan police officer has been terminated after shooting and killing a 19-year-old man and wounding a 20-year-old woman on Tuesday night (WGN News). A Waukegan police officer was terminated Friday, October 23, 2020 […]

Waukegan Police SUV (SOURCE: Waukegan Police official Facebook page)
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Waukegan Police: Male Teen Fatally Shot by Police Officer As Female Driver Put Her Car in Reverse and Aimed at Police Officer Walking Toward Car

452 According to the Waukegan Police Department, a Waukegan police officer shot two people Tuesday night October 20, 2020 around midnight after the driver of a car allegedly put the car in reverse and allegedly […]

Sheldon Brown, homicide suspect, Waukegan
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Male Suspect from Chicago Charged with First-Degree Murder in Shooting Death of Father of Five Near 8th St and Jackson St, Waukegan

180 A Chicago resident was arrested and charged with first-degree murder charges after a shooting a father of five in Waukegan (Dana Rebik/WGN News). Waukegan police responded about 11:50 p.m. Friday, October 9, 2020 to […]

Waukegan police looking for vehicle that left fatal shooting scene
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Waukegan Teen Shot and Killed on North Green Bay Rd, Waukegan; Police Looking for Vehicle that Left Scene at High Speed

256 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Waukegan responded about 9:45 p.m. Friday August 28, 2020 when a patrol officer heard a scream in the block of 700 North Green Bay Road in Waukegan. The patrol officer […]

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Male Offender of Waukegan Wanted for Robbery, Theft Apprehended After Brief Stand-Off on Cummings Ave, Waukegan

191 Members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team apprehended Cory R. Cooper, 22, wanted for robbery, stemming from an investigation conducted by the Mundelein Police Department. He was also wanted on felony theft […]

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Motorcyclist Killed in Crash with Truck on Lewis Ave Between Sunset Ave and Golf Rd Near Timberlake Shopping Center, Waukegan

523 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Waukegan responded Wednesday after noon July 1, 2020 to a report of a serious crash on Lewis Avenue between Golf Road and Sunset Avenue near the north end of the […]

Nicholas Grandison, solicitor and First Degree Murder suspect in Waukegan
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Solicitor for Third Party Energy Provider Charged with Murder After Fighting with Apartment Resident in Waukegan While Going Door-to-Door

2,603 Waukegan police have arrested a solicitor, accused of murdering an apartment resident in a gated apartment community as he was working as a solicitor for a third-party energy provider. Waukegan police say Nicholas S. […]

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Identity Released for Female Pedestrian Victim of Hit-and-Run at Sheridan Rd and Greenwood Ave, Waukegan

730 Authorities released the name of a 45-year-old woman from Zion, who was killed by a hit-and-run driver about 5:40 p.m. Wednesday, January 29, 2020 in Waukegan. Jenny Gaston was apparently crossing Sheridan Road just […]

Chad B. Jones, charged First Degree Murder in Waukegan
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Lake Geneva Home Invasion Suspect Connected to September Marlyn Cook Homicide Case in Waukegan; Charged with First Degree Murder

1,993 A male resident of Waukegan has been charged with one count of First Degree Murder connected to the murder a Waukegan woman, Marlyn Cook at her home in September 2019. Following a three-month case […]