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: 4:26 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.
Latest: 1:17 pm, 12/18/13, Wednesday EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- The State's Attorney says an anonymous tip led to the arrests of three people in a murder case.
CHAMPAIGN -- The man behind a mother's death will spend 65 years in prison.
MACON COUNTY -- The 15-year old charged with Junisha Cummings' death pleaded "not guilty" in court Wednesday.
Latest: 5:52 pm, 12/10/13, Tuesday EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- The Watson mother whose daughter disappeared and was found dead in September was in court Tuesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's a night they planned as a cry for justice, but all that changed after a sudden breakthrough in their family's murder case.
CHAMPAIGN -- An Urbana man faces murder charges for the September stabbing death of a former girlfriend.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- The man charged in the murder of his 7-year old niece won't face a jury until next year.
Latest: 10:03 pm, 11/14/13, Thursday DECATUR -- A family is having a tough time coming to terms with the murder of a 15-year old girl.
CHICAGO -- A grandfather was gunned down and surveillance video captured his last moments.
DANVILLE -- Her son was murdered nearly a year-and-a-half ago. Now, she's finally getting the answers she's been fighting for.
Update: 4:13 pm DANVILLE -- Police arrested a man for murder.
CHAMPAIGN -- More than a year after Desirae Austin was killed, her family is getting what it needs to go on.
URBANA -- A second man convicted of first degree murder will be sentenced in December.
COLES COUNTY -- A man who was acquitted of murder and moved on with his life is being brought back for a new trial, years after the original one.
URBANA -- Jury selection began Monday for a murder trial.
DECATUR -- A man charged with murder takes a plea deal.
URBANA -- The man accused of murdering a UI student pleaded not guilty.
Update: 7:13 pm URBANA -- The coroner has released the name of a man murdered Sunday.
PANA -- A local man will spend 15 years in prison for murder.
URBANA -- New details are developing about a murder and UI students are finding out their friend is dead.
URBANA -- After losing their daughter to gun violence in Chicago, these parents are asking people across Illinois to get involved.
PARIS -- An Edgar County teen won't get a lesser sentence after being convicted of murdering his mom.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- It will likely be months before a Watson man goes on trial for murder.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- A grand jury indicted a Watson man on three counts of murder.