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2013 News and Press Releases

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December 2013

December 20, 2013

Mattoon Man To Serve More Than 16 Years In Prison For Child Pornography

December 06, 2013

Jury Convicts Normal Illinois Man For Crack Cocaine And Marijuana Distribution Conspiracy

December 05, 2013

Menard County Man Arrested, Charged With Drug And Gun Offenses

December 04, 2013

Federal Grand Jury Charges Christian County Man With Sexual Exploitation Of A Minor

November 2013

November 26, 2013

Mahomet Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Child Pornography

November 19, 2013

Kankakee Man To Serve More Than 15 Years In Federal Prison For Attempted Bank Robbery And Possession Of A Firearm By A Felon

November 18, 2013

Springfield Man Sentenced To 14 Years In Prison For Receiving Child Pornography

November 8, 2013

Former Peoria Real Estate Developer To Serve Two Years In Prison For Fraud Scheme

October 2013

October 17, 2013

Former Director And Treasurer Of Chicago Black Nurses Association Sentenced For Fraud Scheme

October 17, 2013

Indianapolis Attorney To Serve 10 Years In Prison For Defrauding Clients

October 28, 2013

Alleged “Zone 4” Gang Members Charged In Peoria’s “Don’t Shoot” Anti-Violence Initiative

September 2013

September 9, 2013

Kankakee Businessman Enters Guilty Pleas To Filing False Tax Returns And Structuring

September 26, 2013

Marshall County Man Charged With Sexual Exploitation Of A Minor

September 26, 2013

Former Logan County Bank President Sentenced To Prison For Bank Embezzlement

September 26, 2013

Local Chiropractor Pleads Guilty To Fraudulent Billing Claims

September 30, 2013

Former State Corrections Accountant Sentenced


August 2013

August 3, 2013

Former Illinois Department Of Public Health Chief Of Staff Charged With Bribery And Taking Kickbacks, Mail Fraud, Obstruction Of Justice

August 16, 2013

Four Local Men Charged With Conspiracy To Distribute Heroin

August 19, 2013

Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Pleads Guilty To Obstruction Of Justice

August 22, 2013

Grand Jury Indictments Charge Defendants With Child Pornography In Unrelated Cases

August 22, 2013

Chicago Brothers To Serve Significant Prison Terms For Trafficking Crack Cocaine In Quincy

August 22, 2013

Jacksonville, Il Man Charged With Methamphetamine Offenses

August 27, 2013

10 Years In Federal Prison For Bourbonnais Man For Distribution Of Crack Cocaine In Kankakee County

August 27, 2013

First Of Two Bank Robbers Sentenced For Central Illinois Bank Robberies

August 28, 2013

Former State Prison Guard To Serve 43 Years In Prison For Child Exploitation, Pornography

August 29, 2013

Brother Of Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Pleads Guilty To Money Laundering, Obstruction Of Justice

August 29, 2013

Beardstown Man To Serve 12 ½ Years In Federal Prison For Methamphetamine Manufacturing Conspiracy

July 2013

July 11, 2013

Springfield Businessman Charged With Filing False Income Tax Returns

July 11, 2013

Springfield Man Charged With Concealing Assets, Making False Statements In Bankruptcy Case

July 15, 2013

Indianapolis Attorney Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Clients Of More Than $4.5 Million

July 24, 2013

Former Illinois State Representative Connie Howard Pleads Guilty To Fraud Scheme

June 2013

June 3, 2013

Five Charged With Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy Resulting In Death, Serious Bodily Injury

June 17, 2013

Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Pleads Guilty To $1.25 Million Fraud Scheme

June 21, 2013

Former Illinois Legislative Aide Faces Fraud Charges Related To $1.2 Million Grant

June 21, 2013

Danville Man To Serve 12 ½ Years In Prison For Bank Robbery

June 21, 2013

Silvis Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Production, Possession Of Child Pornography

May 2013

May 30, 2013

29 Years In Prison For Springfield Man Serving Second Federal Sentence For Cocaine Distribution

May 22, 2013

Adams County Drug Court Supervisor Charged With Maintaining Drug-Involved Premises

May 10, 2013

Convicted ‘Operation Blue Bulldog’ Defendant Faces 10 Years To Life In Prison

April 2013

April 15, 2013

Nearly 22 Years In Prison for Woman Who Produced Child Porn Images for Rent Money

April 11, 2013

Grand Jury Adds Tax Charges in Superseding Indictment of Former Bank Officer in Kanakee County

April 10, 2013

Grand Jury Indictments Broaden Alleged Fraud Charges Related to $1.25 Million Grant

March 2013

March 27, 2013

Trial Date Set for Carbon Cliff Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

March 21, 2013

Bloomington Man Sentenced to 6 ½ Years in Prison for Failure to Register as Sex Offender

March 18, 2013

Former Suburban Chicago Police Chief Arrested

March 15, 2013

Note / Opinion / Editorial

March 14, 2013

Chicago Man To Serve Three Consecutive Life Sentences for Danville Murders Related to Drug-Trafficking

March 7, 2013

Four Face Federal Charges of Methamphetamine Manufacturing and Distribution

March 1, 2013

Three Face Federal Charges in Armed Robbery of Convenience Store

Pekin Man Charged with Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy

February 2013

February 27, 2013

Former Director for Chicago Black Nurses Association Pleads Guilty to Fraud Scheme

Former Logan County Bank President Pleads Guilty to Embezzling from Bank

February 25, 2013

Former State Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Offenses

February 21, 2013

Grand Jury Indicts Henry County Man Charged with Production, Possession of Child Pornograpy

Grand Jury Charges Peoria Teacher with Enticing a Minor for Sex

February 07, 2013

Tuscola Woman Charged with Embezzling $340,000 From Former Employer, Filing False Tax Returns

Grand Jury Returns Indictment Charging Jacksonville Man with Conspiracy to Distribute Crack Cocaine

Former State Corrections Accountant Pleads Guilty to Embezzling $77,000 from Various Department Funds

January 2013

January 31, 2013

Former Investment Advisor to Serve 12 ½ Years in Prison for $16 Million Mail Fraud, Money Laundering Scheme

January 29, 2013

Jacksonville Man Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine

January 17, 2013

Danville Man Sentenced to 14 ½ Years in Prison for Crack Cocaine, Weapons Offenses

January 16, 2013

Final Defendant Sentenced in Kankakee Clean Air Act Prosecution

January 13, 2013

Former Business Owner Sentenced to More Than Two Years in Prison for Defrauding IRS

January 10, 2013

Woman Charged with Defrauding Former Employer of More than $150,000

January 07, 2013

19 ½ Years in Prison for Man Who Produced Child Porn Images for Rent Money

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