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Police task force arrests man after witnessing him breaking into multiple cars in Lake County

A law enforcement task force arrested a Cook County man after witnessing him commit multiple car burglaries in Lake County, prosecutors said. Daniel O’Shea, 53, of Bellwood, was charged with burglary, possessing burglary tools, theft, identity theft and unlawful possession of a credit or debit card. Lake County Assistant State’s Attorney Tyler Dyson said O’Shea […]

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Firefighters battle massive extra-alarm fire that engulfed large home in Kildeer

Firefighters from dozens of fire departments were called to an extra-alarm fire that left a large home in Kildeer well engulfed in flames early Saturday morning. The Long Grove Fire Department responded around 2:15 a.m. Saturday to the 21600 block of North Tiffany Court in Kildeer. Multiple people called 911 to report a structure fire. […]

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15 establishments in Lake County cited for selling alcohol to minors

15 establishments in Lake County were cited for selling alcohol to minors as a result of a countywide initiative in spring, officials said. The Lake County Underage Drinking and Drug Prevention Task Force said in a statement that police departments in seven Lake County towns participated in alcohol compliance checks. The task force was formed […]

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60-year-old woman dies following single-vehicle rollover crash on Route 12 in Kildeer

Authorities say a Palatine woman died after she suffered life-threatening injuries following a rollover crash into a fence in Kildeer on Sunday. The Kildeer Police Department and Lake Zurich Fire Department responded around 6:10 p.m. Sunday to Concorde Banquets, 20922 North Rand Road in Kildeer, for a report of a vehicle crash. Kildeer Police Chief […]

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Driver suffers life-threatening injuries after driving off roadway into fence along Route 12 in Kildeer

Police say a driver suffered life-threatening injuries after driving off Route 12 in Kildeer and hitting a fence Sunday evening. The Kildeer Police Department and Lake Zurich Fire Department responded around 6:10 p.m. Sunday to Concorde Banquets, 20922 North Rand Road in Kildeer, for a report of a vehicle crash. Kildeer Police Chief Steve Balinski […]

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Residents uninjured, two pets die after massive fire engulfs house in Kildeer

Two pets died but residents escaped without injury after a large fire engulfed a Kildeer house Wednesday evening, prompting the response of over a dozen fire departments. The Lake Zurich Fire Department responded around 5:10 p.m. Wednesday to the 21400 block of North Meadowlark Drive in Kildeer for multiple reports of a structure fire. Lake […]