Crimes and Accidents

Crimes and Accident Reports

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 […]

Gillespie Police Report

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