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WHITE COLLAR CRIME (part 1 of 2)

One of the biggest criminals to come out of Joliet/Will County was Robert Tezak (at least the biggest one to get caught).  But h was no street thug.  273 more words

Animal Rights Group Wants Will County To End Deer Culling

CHICAGO (CBS) – The head of a suburban-based animal protection group was trying to stop – or at least change – Will County’s deer culling program; and he said he took hidden camera video to back up his claim that it’s cruel and unnecessary. 267 more words


Prosecutors: Teacher Traded Academic Help For Sex With Student

 (CBS) – A Plainfield Central High School science teacher is accused of sexual misconduct with a 17-year-old student.

On Friday, bond was set at $600,000 for the teacher, Brian D. 161 more words


Hope for Illinois’ Jeopardized Electronics Recycling Programs

by Tiffany Mucci for SUST 240

Last week brought a glimmer of hope for Illinois’ electronic waste recycling program. Lauren Leone-Cross reported in the Joliet Herald-News… 400 more words


New trouble for Drew Peterson: He's accused of hiring a hitman to kill his prosecutor

(CNN) — Drew Peterson, the imprisoned former Chicago-area police sergeant found guilty of murdering his ex-wife, was charged Monday on two counts of murder solicitation. 255 more words


Las Vegas Gamer, 19, Arrested For Naperville 'Swatting' Incident

(STMW) – A gamer known online as “Famed God” — who made up a murder to get police to go to an unsuspecting west suburban resident’s home last year — is behind bars in Nevada awaiting extradition. 352 more words


California Measles Outbreak Prompting Lots Of Questions In Chicago Area

CHICAGO (CBS) – In the wake of the measles outbreak in California, county health officials in the Chicago area have been getting a lot of questions this week about the disease, and the vaccine. 411 more words