Crimes and Accidents

Crimes and Accident Reports

Carlinville man charged with murder in Virden homicide

Dalton Obermark On Mar. 2, Macoupin County state’s attorney Jordan Garrison announced that two counts of first […]

Girard man dies in I-55 crash

John B. Barnes, a 56-year-old man from Girard, died following a two-vehicle crash on I-55 Nov. 4 […]

Man dies in two-vehicle accident on Route 267

A 28-year-old Fidelity man died as a result of injuries sustained in a Sept. 24 accident on […]

Woman flown to St. Louis after stabbing

36-year-old Carlinville man faces multiple charges Posted Wednesday, Aug. 26, at 2 p.m. By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat […]

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 […]