KINKAID -- The mayor was charged with a felony and is now stepping down.
FORD COUNTY -- A Paxton man is sentenced to 30-years in prison for selling drugs.
Update: 10:03 pm, 5/10/14, Saturday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police are on the lookout for even more fraternity members at UI who may be involved in a drug scandal.
RANTOUL -- A man was arrested after police say he was caught with a loaded gun and drugs.
ILLINOIS -- Prescription drug abuse is an ongoing problem in Central Illinois.
DECATUR -- Police arrested one man after executing a search warrant on a home in the 800-block of South Stone.
DECATUR -- Police say a man they arrested is wanted for a 2012 murder in Saginaw, Michigan.
ILLINOIS -- There's a push to crack down on people using over-the-counter medication to make illegal drugs.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man faces charges of attempted possession with intent to deliver marijuana.
MATTOON -- Two men from Kentucky were arrested Monday morning.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police arrested a Champaign man at his apartment about 11 pm, Wednesday.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Bags of drugs were found in a man's mouth after he was taken to jail.
URBANA -- A man reportedly trying to support his drug addiction is now charged with robbery.
MATTOON -- Two women, recovering from prescription drug abuse, tell their story.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police arrested brothers for drugs and weapons.
NATIONAL -- How people are charged with some drug crimes is changing.
URBANA -- A Champaign couple will be arraigned Friday for unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
NATIONAL -- The scandal surrounding Major League Baseball is putting parents in a tough spot.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are asking for tips tracking down James Lassiter who is this week's Most Wanted.
MATTOON -- A Charleston man faces multiple charges after allegedly stealing gasoline.
SPRINGFIELD -- A home search led to the arrest of two men for possession of drugs.
MACON COUNTY -- Authorities made two drug busts and recovered a stolen vehicle, all in one night.
CLINTON -- Seven months after a couple was arrested on class X felony drug charges and conspiracy, five others have been arrested in connection with the operation.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police arrested a man after finding drugs in his home.
DECATUR -- A crime sweep leads to nearly 30-arrests.
Update: 4:32 pm
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A man accused of using drug money to get out of jail is back in custody.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police arrested a 20-year old man on charges of delivery of a controlled substance.
JACKSONVILLE -- A man faces federal charges after a record-setting drug bust.
WCIA 3 -- A wanted fugitive from this month's A Crime Watch Special has been arrested.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Four people, including two UI students face charges for allegedly robbing another student at gunpoint during a drug transaction.
RANTOUL -- Two men face charges after police find drugs and a stolen weapon in their home.
Latest: 10:14 pm, 11/8/12, Thursday
CLINTON -- A couple facing drug charges will remain in custody.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new home opened for women struggling with substance abuse.
UI -- Police are dealing with more drug-related cases.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some stores want to help you get rid of old pills and prescriptions safely this weekend. Walgreens stores around Central Illinois are taking part in National Prescription Take-Back Day.
BLOOMINGTON -- 12-people face charges after a drug raid in McLean County.
URBANA -- One man faces multiple charges after police say they found weapons and marijuana on his property.
DECATUR -- Police arrested four people on drug charges.
URBANA -- An illegal sale has these doors locked.
DECATUR -- Two people are arrested after search warrants were issued this week.
VERMILION & CHAMPAIGN COUNTIES -- Five people face charges after an in-depth investigation into the trafficking of cannabis.
TAYLORVILLE - A Christian County mother is sharing her daughter's story, hoping it will start a discussion about prescription drug abuse.
Five men were arrested in Springfield Thursday on a variety of charges after police executed a search warrant.
The nursing license of a former school nurse in Sullivan has been suspended indefinitely by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
URBANA - The Champaign County Sheriff's Office added a new member to it's force on Tuesday. Ivo, a German Shepherd, is now part of the K-9 Unit.
A Decatur man faces multiple drug and weapons charges after police executed a search warrant.
Macoupin County is cracking down on synthetic drugs.
Illinois State Police confiscated more than 11 pounds of marijuana during a routine traffic stop yesterday.
Three men, including one U of I student, were arrested after police found drugs in their apartment.
A Springfield man was arrested in Bloomington after police reportedly found three buckets of marijuana during a traffic stop.