Courts Police and Fire

Police Blotter (Nov. 30, 2016)

PAXTON
The Paxton Police Department released the following list of recent activity:


Ford County Circuit Court cases (Nov. 30, 2016)

Following is a list of cases filed recently in Ford County Circuit Court, as posted at www.judici.com:


Gibson City Police Blotter (Nov. 28, 2016)

GIBSON CITY — The Gibson City Police Department released the following list of persons arrested or ticketed recently:

— Francis J. Myers, 18, of Dunlap, Tenn., for criminal trespass to a residence, aggravated assault, obstructing identification and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia on Nov. 25.


Paxton Police Blotter (Nov. 28, 2016)

PAXTON — The Paxton Police Department released the following list of recent activity:


Rural Milford man found unfit to stand trial for attempted murder

WATSEKA — A rural Milford man who allegedly threw a tomahawk at an Iroquois County sheriff’s deputy was found unfit to stand trial Tuesday for attempted murder, among other felony charges filed against him.


Rankin man sentenced to 39 years for attempted murder

DANVILLE — A Rankin man accused of the attempted murder of his former father-in-law pleaded guilty Friday and was sentenced to 39 years in prison.

Vernon Scott Lee, 46, pleaded guilty to one count of attempted murder for shooting his former father-in-law, Don Frazier of rural Rankin, on Nov. 5, 2015.


Ford County Circuit Court cases (Nov. 23, 2016)

Following is a list of cases filed recently in Ford County Circuit Court:

Civil law violation
• David K. Givens, 27, of Gibson City, for possession of 10 grams or less of cannabis.
• Hannah M. Steiner, 36, of Paxton, for possession of 10 grams or less of cannabis.
• Hannah M. Steiner, 36, of Paxton, for possession of drug paraphernalia.


Police Blotter (Nov. 23, 2016)

PAXTON
The Paxton Police Department released the following list of recent activity:


City may seek dismissal of small-claims complaint brought by police chief

PAXTON — An attorney defending the city of Paxton, its mayor and its comptroller/treasurer in a small-claims case brought against them by the city’s police chief told a judge Wednesday that he may file a motion for dismissal.


Paxton Police Blotter (Nov. 21, 2016)

PAXTON — The Paxton Police Department released the following list of recent activity:


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