| Jul 20, 2014
| 5:37 PM
A lime-green piece of fiberglass resin lay in the grass Sunday next to a concrete pad where statues paying homage to the Tuskegee Airmen had stood.
“This one is broken,” said 2-year-old David Molina-Kwan, in Chinese, to his mother as he...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Police have announced the arrest of a 17-year-old who is accused of vandalizing a McHenry Catholic church where a statue was smashed this week.
The head of six-foot-tall statue of St. Patrick that stands at the entrance to St. Patrick Church was...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:21 PM
The following items were taken from Lake Zurich police reports.
A water pipe was reported damaged May 30 in the 500 block of Red Bridge Road.
$99.98 worth of merchandise was reported stolen May 30 from a business in the 500 block of South Rand Road....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Nearly a dozen houses of worship in Gurnee and Waukegan have been vandalized over the past week, with an obscene “hateful message” scrawled in red on at least two buildings, officials announced Wednesday.
Police are asking the public for...
| Dec 16, 2013
Joseph Cloidt survived the Civil War battles of Bull Run and Gettysburg, serving at one point as bodyguard to President Abraham Lincoln.
Arthur Hinze fought in Germany and France in World War I. And Raymond John Bielfeldt died of tuberculosis contracted...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
A Gurnee woman faces felony charges after authorities said she was responsible for defacing 20 Lake County houses of worship with red spray paint.
Meghan Heinze, 22, appeared in court this morning on charges of criminal defacement to property at a place...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:26 AM
Gurnee police are holding a woman for questioning in the vandalism of nearly a dozen churches and at least one mosque within the village and in Waukegan, Gurnee Police Cmdr. Jay Patrick said.
Authorities had asked for the public’s help in...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:12 AM
An outdoor classroom at an Elmhurst school – created so children can learn about the beauty of the natural world - was vandalized, police said Tuesday.
School officials reported June 4 that they arrived at the school to find a metal arch broken, a...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:06 AM
In what appears to be a case of rash vandalism, several homeowners in Downers Grove reported property damage within the same three-day period.
Police reports show that in all of the incidents between July 10 and July 12, residents discovered their...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Grand theft, unlocked vehicle: 200 block of Foothill Boulevard. A man reported that sometime between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. that day, someone opened the trunk of his unlocked 2013 Kia Optima and took a backpack containing a MacBook...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:30 AM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Timothy Graybeal ,48, of the 700 block of Gilbert Road, was arrested Tuesday on a Baltimore County warrant charging him with driving with an expired license, driving...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Newport Boulevard: Commercial burglary was reported in the 2000 block at 12:28 a.m. and 6:01 a.m. Tuesday.
Newport Boulevard: Commercial burglary was reported in the 1900 block at 9:03 a.m. and 9:18 a.m. Tuesday.
Pacific Avenue: Vandalism...