URBANA -- A man accused of sex crimes against a minor was convicted in less than an hour Thursday.
Update: 3:53 pm, 10/29/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Bloomington woman will be sentenced in January after admitting to conspiracy in a pipe-bomb incident.
SANGAMON COUNTY -- An area man has pleaded guilty to murder.
Latest: 6:03 pm, 10/9/14, Thursday MACON COUNTY -- An area man was sentenced Thursday for his part in a murder.
DANVILLE -- An area man faces 85 years in prison after being found guilty of murder.
MACON COUNTY -- An area man will spend 18 years in prison for multiple counts of residential burglary.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Several people showed up at the Vermilion County Courthouse for a sentencing hearing.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A California man will spend more than two years in federal prison for lying to a Rantoul Bank.
FORD COUNTY -- A Paxton man is sentenced to 30-years in prison for selling drugs.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man is sentenced to 100-years in prison.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man is sentenced to 12 years in prison.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man has been sentenced to 20-years in prison for the killing of an area teen.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Champaign man is in prison for shoving a police officer.
SANGAMON COUNTY -- An area woman was sentenced for embezzling.
Update: 6:03 pm, 2/24/14, Monday FORD COUNTY -- A convicted murderer was sentenced to 17 years in prison Monday.
DECATUR -- A murderer is sentenced to 16 years in prison.
PIATT COUNTY -- A teen accused of a hit-and-run was sentenced to 180 days in jail, four years probation and $40,500 in restitution.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- 55-year old Pamela Britt was sentenced to four years in prison.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Champaign man is going to prison for shoving a police officer.
TOLEDO -- A Cumberland County man has been sentenced to 20-years in prison for setting fires around his town.
CHAMPAIGN -- The man behind a mother's death will spend 65 years in prison.
CHAMPAIGN -- An accountant is sentenced after stealing almost $1 million from his employer.
GREENUP -- One of the men accused of setting 20 homes on fire in Cumberland County will learn his punishment next week.
URBANA -- A Champaign man was sentenced to 50-years in prison for murder.
URBANA -- A Champaign man will spend ten years in prison for attacking a former friend who had an affair with his wife.
CHARLESTON -- An Eastern Illinois University student who admitted videotaping someone in a residence hall shower, will spend two years on probation.
SPRINGFIELD -- A man was sentenced to 29-years in prison for a second federal drug offense.
NORMAL -- The father of a student who fired shots in a high school was sentenced Friday.
CHICAGO -- A lawmaker will serve a year of court supervision for trying to bring a gun on an airplane.
DECATUR -- A former detective admitted stealing from the department.
URBANA -- A Champaign woman says the woman who scammed her out of thousands of dollars didn't get the punishment she deserves.
DECATUR -- A man is sentenced to ten years in prison for a four-month burglary spree.
RANTOUL -- A man was sentenced to two years probation after pleading guilty to unlawful video recording.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An Urbana man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for shooting a man last summer.
SPRINGFIELD -- Paul Carlson, of Petersburg, will spend seven years behind bars for the death of his 7-year old daughter, Kealy.
URBANA -- A Rantoul man was sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to a class x felony of home invasion causing injury.
CHAMPAIGN -- A man was sentenced to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter and unlawful possession of a weapon.
DIXON -- A former comptroller was sentenced to nearly 20-years in prison Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN-- A man who admitted to sexually abusing a young girl will spend 3 years behind bars.
CHAMPAIGN -- A man will spend 20 years behind bars after pleading guilty to kidnapping.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Champaign man who admitted to murder received 10-years in jail for the crime.
COLES COUNTY -- A Paris man who admitted to molesting two young girls will spend nearly 40 years in prison.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A Cook County man will serve eight years for the murder of a Danville man.
KANKAKEE -- A man convicted of money laundering through his illegal gambling business will spend a year behind bars.
CHICAGO -- The last figure in the circle of corruption involving Rod Blagojevich is finding out his fate.
DECATUR -- A man is found guilty of killing another in 2010.
DECATUR -- A former Sunday school teacher was sentenced to five years in prison for having a sexual relationship with a 15-year old girl.
CHAMPAIGN -- A man will spend 50 years behind bars for attacking his neighbor in her home.
CHAMPAIGN -- A dangerous criminal is on the loose after a judge let him go.
CHARLESTON -- A 54-year old man pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography.