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Driver seriously injured after car rolls over, pinning him underneath vehicle in Mundelein

A man suffered life-threatening injuries after police say his vehicle rolled over, leaving him partially ejected and pinned underneath the car in Mundelein Monday morning. The Mundelein Fire Department and Mundelein Police Department responded around 12:50 a.m. Monday to the intersection of Route 45 and Walnut Street for a report of a single-vehicle crash. Mundelein […]

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Mundelein man charged with sexually assaulting juvenile and possessing child pornography

A 31-year-old unincorporated Mundelein man was arrested after he allegedly sexually abused a juvenile multiple times and possessed child pornography, the sheriff’s office said. Larry Reeb, 31, of the 26300 block of North Diamond Lake Rd in unincorporated Mundelein, was charged with one count of criminal sexual assault of a victim under the age of […]

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Sheriff’s deputies rescue woman who was kidnapped from her Mundelein home, locked in barn and assaulted

Sheriff’s deputies rescued a woman who was kidnapped from her Mundelein home, assaulted and found in a locked barn Friday morning. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Chief Christopher Covelli said a 41-year-old Mundelein woman was abducted by an ex-partner, identified as Claudio Gutierrez-Ocampo, 44, of the 200 block of Park Drive in Round Lake Beach. […]

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‘A safer signal’: Department of transportation introduces new flashing yellow turn arrows in Lake County

Crews have begun to install new traffic signals in Lake County that have flashing yellow arrows, which officials say has been shown to reduce car crashes. The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) activated new traffic signals last week at the intersection of Butterfield Road and Allanson Road in Mundelein. The new signals have flashing […]

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Woman suffers life-threatening injuries, man seriously injured in head-on crash near Mundelein

A woman suffered life-threatening injuries and a man suffered serious injuries in a head-on crash on Route 83 near Mundelein Wednesday evening. The Mundelein Fire Department, Countryside Fire Protection District and Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:20 p.m. to Route 83 between Winchester Road and Creekwood Drive in unincorporated Mundelein. Lake County Sheriff’s Office […]