Police in Aurora are looking into three shootings that took place Saturday and Sunday. Police say the shootings do not appear to be related. Two juveniles suffered injuries. Police say one shooting appears to be gang-related while separate arguments involving two people resulted in the second and third shootings.
Naperville police wrote 26 citations during the annual “click it or ticket” seat belt enforcement campaign. The campaign coincided with the Memorial Day holiday and looked to stress the importance of seat belt use through community outreach and enforcement.
A federal appeals court has again rejected a request from former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich for a rehearing on his request for another resentencing. The seventh U.S. circuit court of appeals denied Blagojevich’s May 19th petition for a hearing before the entire court.