01, Sep 2014 - Madison, IL Man sentenced to prison for truck thefts
MADISON — An Illinois man was sentenced to prison this week for stealing semitrailer trucks in Eau Claire and transporting them over the state line.
29, Aug 2014 - Madison, IL News In Brief
The Illinois Prisoner Review Board unanimously denied parole for a man who was convicted of killing his six children 36 years ago. Simon Peter Nelson, 82, was being reviewed for possible parole Thursday.
29, Aug 2014 - Madison, IL Woman gets prison term for defrauding ex-employer
A southwestern Illinois woman who admitted defrauding more than $440,000 from her former employer has been ordered to spend two years and nine months in federal prison.
29, Aug 2014 - Former deputy charged in double homicide - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Prosecutors have charged a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy with killing his wife and sister-in-law last week. Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne filed two charges of first-degree intentional homicide against Andrew Steele on Friday.
04, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Wis. man sentenced for drugging, assaulting women - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Brian Stowe sat with his head down as, one by one, three women walked to the front of a Wisconsin courtroom and described their shock at finding out their close friend had drugged them to the point of unconsciousness, then sexually assaulted and photographed them.
03, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Jury to weigh death penalty in carjack killing - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Spo
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A man who could face the death penalty for killing a South Dakota hospice nurse as part of a plan to assassinate President Barack Obama has a history of mental illness and his life should be spared, his attorney argued Wednesday.
01, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Man gets 8 years for deadly DUI wreck that killed Granite City woman
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- A southwestern Illinois man has been sentenced to eight years in prison in a 2012 drunken-driving wreck that killed a passenger in the other vehicle. Twenty-five-year-old Travis King of New Douglas was sentenced Monday in Madison County. King already had pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated drunken driving. Authorities say that on Oct. 20, 2012, King drove into ...
01, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Businessman gets prison time in bid-rigging scheme
A southern Illinois businessman who federal investigators say made $1 million in a Madison County bid-rigging scandal has been ordered to spend more than a year in prison.
01, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Businessman gets prison in bid-rigging scheme
EAST ST. LOUIS (AP) — A southern Illinois businessman and philanthropist who federal investigators say made $1 million in a bid-rigging scandal orchestrated by a county treasurer has been ordered to more than a year in prison. read more