Post a story


Man involved in Lincolnshire investment scam found murdered

The Daily Herald reports: A 26-year-old Chicago man who was involved in a money laundering scheme that targeted a Lincolnshire firm’s retirement accounts was found … Read more ›

Lincolnshire police arrest man for selling counterfeit phones

The Daily Herald reports: A Northbrook man is in Lake County jail after being charged with selling refurbished and counterfeit phones as new Motorola phones … Read more ›

New trial denied for woman convicted in day care center murder

Attorneys for the woman convicted last year of killing a boy at Lake County day care center failed to win her a new trial Thursday … Read more ›

Woman’s fake excuse to get our of work was forgery, police say

Lincolnshire police charged an Antioch woman with forgery for writing excuses to get out of work on county government letterhead. Misty Jurs, 37, of the … Read more ›

Trial delayed for owner of day care where boy murdered

The trial was delay Monday for the woman who owned a Lincolnshire day care center when a boy was murdered there in 2009. The 30-day … Read more ›

Man Arrested For Walking Halls Of School, Refusing To Identify Himself

CBS Chicago reports: A 21-year-old Vernon Hills man said he had come back to Stevenson High School to pick up his diploma, but he ended … Read more ›

In first interview, Melissa Calusinski says she gave false confession to day care center murder

Melissa Calusinski felt nothing when a judge sentenced her last week to 31 years in prison. It was a stark contrast to the shock and … Read more ›

Videotaped confession shown at murder hearing

The smell of blood on his hands was almost unbearable. That was one of the gruesome details Daniel Baker shared with his interrogator as he … Read more ›

Daniel Baker, 21, charged with killing his girlfriend's mother, Marina Aksman, is escorted by Chuck Schletz of Lake County Major Crimes Task Force and Waukegan Police Department from the Glacier County jail in Montana to the Great Falls airport where he will board a flight for Chicago. (Bryce Harman, For the Tribune)

Baker: I was ‘possessed’ during killing in Vernon Hills

Daniel Baker asked his interrogator for a hug and sat crying softly in his arms. Then he said he thinks he was “possessed” when he … Read more ›

Man accused of killing wife says cremation destroyed evidence

Lawyers for a Vernon Hills man accused of killing his wife are seeking to have the charges dropped because they say that the cremation of … Read more ›