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Pornography Criminal Defense

Earlier this month, a 50 year old North Barrington man was arrested for possessing child pornography and disseminating it over the Internet.  The Lake County Sheriff’s Office and the Lake County State’s Attorney Cybercrimes Division investigated James…


Got a DUI in Bull Valley?

Many people are charged with DUI while driving through Bull Valley at night.  One need only observe the number of DUI cases on the docket involving Bull Valley to know this is true. If you…


McHenry Shoplifting Lawyer

According to Illinois statute (720 ILCS 5/16-25) Sec. 16-25, a person commits retail theft when he or she knowingly does one of the following: Takes merchandise offered for sale without paying for the item Changing, transfers, or removes a price tag…





Disorderly Conduct in Addison

A 29 year old Addison man was arrested in S. York Street at around 1:06 a.m. Police said he was stopped by an employee at a local bar after he attempted to leave the bar with an open…



DuPage County Leads Fight Against Heroin Abuse

The Controlled Substance Act classifies heroin as a Schedule I controlled substance. Possessing any amount of heroin is a Class 4 Felony, as it has no medical usage and is extremely addictive. In spite of this, heroin abuse among…


Shoplifting and Retail Theft

Retail theft in Illinois (aka Shoplifting) imposes harsh penalties on anyone who is caught stealing from a store. The statute in Illinois governing the criminal offense of retail theft is 720 ILCS 5/16A-13. Anyone who is…