Crimes and Accidents

Crimes and Accident Reports

Staunton man charged with sexual assault of child

8 17 17 Robert J. Fritz, 22, of Staunton has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual assault […]

Car drives off dead end and into creek

7 27 17 Gillespie-Benld Area Ambulance Service and the Gillespie Fire Department responded to a single-car accident […]

Sheriff’s office investigating burglary, arson

7 27 17 Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office, Illinois Fire Marshall and Carlinville Fire Protection District are investigating […]

Drivers injured in Route 4 crash

7 20 17 A Friday morning wreck near Gillespie resulted in injuries to both drivers. According to […]

Motorcyclist takes police on high-speed chase

7 20 17 A Litchfield man led officers from three Macoupin County police departments on a high-speed […]

Nathan Jones arrested on drug charges

7 20 17 Information gained from a traffic stop led to Carlinville Police Department executing a search […]

Seyler sentenced to 20 years for Moose Lodge

6 22 17 Macoupin County State’s Attorney Jennifer A. Watson announced Wednesday, June 14, that Associate Judge […]

Palmyra man arrested following standoff

6 22 17 An early-morning call regarding a stolen vehicle ultimately resulted in a three-hour standoff in […]

Woman injured after falling from motor bike

6 15 17 SLUG: motorcycle injury HEADLINE: Woman injured after falling from motorcycle A 59-year-old Waverly woman […]

Motorcycles involved in accident on Shipman Road

6 8 17 By Gary Lowder Randall D. Storey of Rochester and Darryle G. Christofanelli of Petersburg […]