Latest: 4:20 pm, 7/23/14, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- A man accused of killing two people, including a Monticello woman, pleaded not guilty in Lee County Court Wednesday.
Update: 10:01 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Yet another non-violence walk after a second man is murdered in less than a month.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man is dead after being shot in the middle of the day.
Latest: 10:05 pm, 7/11/14, Friday ILLINOIS -- The man arrested in connection with two murders in the state, could be involved in a third. .
Update: 6:01 pm, 7/10/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- An area mother is one step closer to getting justice.
Latest: 1:44 pm, 7/10/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- A suspect has turned himself into police.
BLOOMINGTON -- Three men are accused of killing another.
Latest: 10:02 pm, 6/30/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Police make their first arrest in connection with last week's murder on Hedge Road.
Update: 4:24 pm, 6/25/14, Wednesday SANGAMON COUNTY -- A Springfield woman was sentenced to 78-years in prison.
Update: 10:04 pm, 6/18/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A former University of Illinois student is sentenced to 46 years in prison for murdering his ex-girlfriend.
Update: 10:06 pm, 6/16/14, Monday CHICAGO -- A man who was set free after doing time for a Rantoul murder is now accused in another killing.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are investigating a murder. It happened about 10:20 pm, May 25, in the back parking lot in the 300-block of East Washington. 59-year old James Goin was stabbed in the chest with a sharp object.
MACON COUNTY -- Evidence from a 1996 murder will be tested for DNA.
CHICAGO -- The Champaign Police Department helped officers in Chicago find a man they say murdered someone.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- A Watson man won't get a lighter sentence after pleading guilty to murdering his niece.
Latest: 4:10 pm, 5/27/14, Tuesday MACON COUNTY -- A trial date has been set for a Decatur man accused of killing his girlfriend's toddler.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man is sentenced to 100-years in prison.
CAIRO -- Two women are dead, one is hurt and a suspect is in custody after an armed bank robbery.
Update: 10:01 pm, 5/14/14, Wednesday DANVILLE -- An area woman wants answers to her best friend's murder.
SPRINGFIELD -- The debate continues over whether a University of Illinois professor, who served time, should continue teaching.
COLES COUNTY -- A Charleston man pleaded not guilty to killing his ex-girlfriend.
Update: 10:33 pm GEORGETOWN – Gone, but not forgotten. That’s the message behind a new memorial that’s being put in this week at Georgetown-Ridge Farm High.
MACON COUNTY -- An area family finally gets justice. Tracey Scaggs was killed 27-years ago, in Guam.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- A Watson man may not serve the rest of his life in prison.
Update: 4:32 pm, 4/25/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Rantoul man made his first court appearance Friday.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man has been sentenced to 20-years in prison for the killing of an area teen.
VERMILION COUNTY -- An Indiana man may be connected to a couple crimes in Hoopeston.
Update: 6:11 pm CHARLESTON -- It's hard to say how often orders of protection are violated because they have to be reported by victims or witnesses.
Latest: 6:01 pm CHARLESTON -- People in Coles County say they're not surprised to see someone they know behind bars.
DANVILLE -- A community honors a woman murdered four months ago, because they say, she would have done the same.
Update: 4:57 pm, 3/18/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Champaign man who stabbed his mother to death is still in the county jail.
URBANA -- A man accused of murdering a UI student was in court Tuesday.
DECATUR -- A passenger on a Greyhound bus traveling cross-country was arrested on an outstanding murder charge from Sutter County, California.
Update: 5:03 pm, 3/3/14, Monday SANGAMON COUNTY -- More information is being released about two men charged with murder and armed robbery.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's been a year since one woman lost her niece to a killer. Now, the family is asking for the public's help to catch a killer.
Update: 6:03 pm, 2/24/14, Monday FORD COUNTY -- A convicted murderer was sentenced to 17 years in prison Monday.
DECATUR -- Police say a man they arrested is wanted for a 2012 murder in Saginaw, Michigan.
Latest: 4:28 pm, 2/14/14, Friday MACON COUNTY -- A man pleaded guilty to murdering a Maroa man in 2012.
Latest: 4:26 pm, 2/10/14, Monday DECATUR -- An area mom says she's not guilty of putting her son in danger leading to his death.
ROBBINS -- A Cook County teen is being hailed a hero after saving his nephew's life.
MACON COUNTY -- An area man agreed to life in prison without parole for pleading guilty to two counts of first-degree murder.
Update: 12:11 pm, 2/4/14, Tuesday SPRINGFIELD -- Police have released the name of a man killed Friday.
URBANA -- A judge ruled a son was not guilty of killing his mother even though he admitted doing it.
DECATUR -- A murderer is sentenced to 16 years in prison.
CHICAGO -- A 14-year old girl admitted killing her 11-year old half-sister.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An Urbana man accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend has a new lawyer.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- The mother of a murdered 7-year old was granted a continuance Thursday.
MCLEAN COUNTY -- A lawsuit filed by a Bloomington man was dismissed by a federal court.
DANVILLE -- A woman was shot inside her home over the weekend.
SPRINGFIELD - A woman will spend the next thirty years behind bars for killing her daughter.