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Police & Fire
A lawsuit against an imprisoned preacher from Crete and an Indiana megachurch topped the week's court news.
The former Chicago Ridge deputy fire chief charged with trying to rape and kill a neighbor is tired of the cops always showing up at his parents' place.
Round-the clock home confinement checks are wearing on the elderly parents of former Chicago Ridge Deputy Fire Chief Gary Swiercz, but won't be stopping any time soon.
A Caribbean music record company owner has a drug dog's lack of punctuality to thank for getting him out of a felony pot charge, but he still couldn't get his marijuana back.
Two men were found unfit to face criminal charges this week.
A former Plainfield North gym teacher pleaded guilty to meeting a teen for sex. And that was just one of the things going on in court this week.
One of the four charged in the Nightmare on Hickory Street double murder case is getting $5,000 from the county for an expert witness.
A New Lenox man spoke of his "horrific" ordeal in the county jail after he was arrested for a murder someone else was wanted for.
There's not going to be a special prosecutor or a special hearing in the Hickory Street double murder case. At least not yet.
A Joliet man was charged with the brutal murder of his mother, and there was plenty more going on as well.
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