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Winnetkan charged after sending child pornography to undercover FBI agent

by Staff Report News, Breaking, Police-Fire

A Winnetka man was charged with dissemination of child pornography after he used a social media app to send a sexually-explicit video of a minor, according to Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart.

Robert Baxter, 45, of the 1500 block of Tower...

Child-porn charges filed against former Middlefork Primary School teaching assistant

by Megan Bernard, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

George K. Gemeinhardt, a former teacher’s assistant and substitute teacher at Middlefork Primary School, was arrested on two child pornography charges Thursday, Aug. 29.

The 64-year-old Northfield man, of the 500 block...

Breaking News: Passerby rescues Glenview man from car in Northfield pond

by Megan Bernard, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

A 65-year-old Glenview man suffered a medical emergency yesterday afternoon while driving southbound on Waukegan Road, ultimately causing his vehicle to veer off the road and into a pond in Northfield.

The accident...