Crimes and Accidents

Crimes and Accident Reports

Hess charged with Class X felony

Thomas A. Hess, now 32, of Virden has been charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a […]

Police chase passes through county

Macoupin County Sheriff’s Department was one of several agencies assisting with a police chase on Saturday, Nov. […]

Sheriff’s Office investigating attempted theft

The Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the possible attempted theft of the department’s K-9 unit. At […]

Jersey County woman killed in Nov. 22 crash

Illinois State Police District 18 is investigating a crash that occurred on Illinois Route 16 just east […]

Charged with felony theft

Kari A. McKinney, 40, of Carlinville has been charged with felony theft for allegedly stealing more than […]

Looking for thieves in Plainview

Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding a theft that occurred sometime over the last three […]

Wieties charged with stealing from Cub Scouts

  Adam J. Wieties, 33, of Carlinville has been charged with felony theft for allegedly taking between […]

Copper wire thief caught

A 17-year-old male has been arrested and charged with theft in connection with the theft of copper […]

Reid pleads guilty to delivering drugs

Macoupin County State’s Attorney Jennifer Watson announced Wednesday, Sept. 21, that Heather R. Reid, 38, of the […]

Fatal crash west of Gillespie

Illinois State Police District 18 is investigating a single-vehicle crash with a fatality on Route 16 just […]