Crimes and Accidents

Crimes and Accident Reports

Governor announces reduction in forensic backlog

Illinois State Police Director Brendan F. Kelly announced July 1 the State has achieved a 33 percent […]

Rural Carlinville plane crash leaves four dead

Four individuals died after a single-engine plane went down south of Carlinville near Shipman Blacktop Sunday afternoon. […]

Brighton man injured in May 22 motorcycle accident

Posted May 22, 2020 A 45-year-old Brighton man was airlifted to an area hospital with serious injuries […]

Virden teen dies in two-vehicle crash

POSTED May 7 at 9:20 a.m. An 18-year-old male from Virden died in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday, […]

State to reopen select IDNR sites for limited

Posted April 23, 2020 at 4:15 p.m. Campgrounds, playgrounds and other amenities will remain closed In an […]

Gillespie Police Report 3-6-2020

Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 An officer was dispatched to the 800 block of Abba Street for a […]

Gillespie Police Report

Thursday, Feb. 6 An officer was dispatched to the police department reference a violation of order of […]

Gillespie Police Report Week of 12-6-19

Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 A 17-year-old female juvenile from Hillsboro was issued a citation for speeding 56 […]

Benld Police Report

Oct. 26 Took a report of criminal trespass in the 100 block of South Fourth Street. Handled […]

Gillespie Police Report

Sunday, November 3, 2019 William S. Nix, 27, of Gillespie was arrested on a warrant out of […]