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Super Bowl Drunk DrivingFriday, 30 January 2015
The Illinois State Police and more than one hundred local police departments will be patrolling the roads this Sunday.
Authorities say over the past five years 18 people were killed in traffic accidents on Super Bowl Sunday.
The Illinois Department of Transportation says the crashes were caused by a drunk driver.
The department is urging all football fans to hav ... READ MORE >>
Missing U of I StudentFriday, 30 January 2015
Police are searching for a missing University of Illinois student.
Officials say 20-year-old Vicente Mundo was last seen around seven Sunday evening at a friend's apartment in the 900 block of South Third street.
Police say his car, a silver 2007 Acura TL is also missing.
Mundo's family says it's easy to spot because it has Chicago Bears vanity li ... READ MORE >>
U of I Break and EnterWednesday, 28 January 2015
The University of Illinois police need your help identifying a suspect.
U of I police say a man broke a window at the State Farm Center earlier this month.
Police say he entered the building and walked around inside for a few moments before exiting.
Police say he did not appear to take anything, but the broken window is a costly fix.
Anyone with infor ... READ MORE >>
Effingham Illegal PrescriptionsWednesday, 28 January 2015
A local former doctor faces up to 140 years in federal prison.
60-year-old Naeem Kohli of Effingham was found guilty Tuesday of seven counts of illegally dispensing controlled substances, such as methadone and oxycodone over the course of four years.
Kohli was chargedlast March with health care fraud and illegally dispensing drugs.
The government was suspended Kohli's li ... READ MORE >>