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Police & Fire
Police are questioning a "person of interest" after they were called to do a wellbeing check Tuesday night.
Wife-killer Drew Peterson's longest serving lawyer is serving him no longer.
The Vernon Hills Police Department reports arrests from Oct. 22-28.
Awareness, Public Safety
Use caution when using outdoor fire pits or burning yard waste.
Public Safety, Halloween
Vernon Hills police are advising parents and children to take certain precautions this Halloween to make it a safe holiday.
A look at weird crimes in our Patch region.
After Deerfield man declines to testify in the murder of a Vernon Hills woman, a rebuttal witness for the prosecution countered defense claim Michael Baker was not sane at the time of the crime.
Jeffrey B. Travis is scheduled to be sentenced in February 2013.
The Libertyville Police Department reports arrests and crimes from Oct. 13-21.
Defense witness tells court Deerfield’s Daniel Baker did not know what he was doing when he beat Marina Aksman of Vernon Hills to death over two years ago.
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