Mosser decides to present dog-shooting case to grand jury

A Kane County grand jury will review the shooting death last summer of a dog in Wayne that sparked outrage in the town and on social media, authorities announced Monday. Ludwig, a Dogo Argentino breed, was fatally shot on Aug. 10, 2021. Ludwig’s owner, Joe Petit, accused Hal Phipps — the husband of Wayne Village … Read more

Buffalo Grove adds a warm and fuzzy approach to policing

When you think of police dogs, the standard image is the K-9, aggressively sniffing for drugs or chasing down a suspect. But law enforcement departments now are relying more on a different type of dog — a warm and fuzzy alternative that’s not part of a first response, but subsequent police work that requires a … Read more