| Dec 26, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Windows were shattered and an outdoor Christmas tree along the Oakland harbor was destroyed Thursday evening during protests demanding an end to police brutality.
No arrests were made, but Oakland police said 10 to 15 vandals used rocks and a skateboard...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:00 PM
A marked Baltimore police patrol car was vandalized during a house call in Southeast Baltimore's McElderry Park neighborhood Monday night.
The car, parked in the 200 block of N. Lakewood Ave. in front of William Paca Elementary School at about 10 p.m.,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Saturday, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office sent out a media advisory, alerting people to be on the lookout for a duo accused of vandalizing street posts in Lake Worth.
But the advisory has raised some eyebrows — the two people deputies are...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Lehigh Township police said a man charged with breaking windows at a district judge's office left a key piece of evidence behind when they found his house keys at the scene, according to court records.
Christopher Steven Smith, 27, of Allen Township...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Like his art form, New York graffiti icon John "Crash" Matos is more complicated than the spray-painted subway cars that were dismissed as vandalism in his 1970s heyday.
Take, for instance, his signature tag, Crash. As a rebellious South Bronx 13-year-...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
A difficult subject for Community Consolidated School District 21 was on the agenda again during the Dec. 18 board meeting: how to safeguard schools from shooters and other criminal activity.
Add in declining revenues, and it was not an upbeat...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:35 AM
The following incidents were listed in the official reports of the Wilmette and Kenilworth Police Departments in the past week.
A resident of the 2700 block of Hawthorn Lane told police Nov. 19 that someone got into his unlocked car overnight,...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:17 PM
A $2,000 reward is being offered after an atheist banner installed to counter a Nativity scene was vandalized again in an Arlington Heights park, officials said Monday.
"We're very disappointed, obviously, that this would happen in a very progressive...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Suburban Chicago police have arrested three male juveniles for taking the heads off statues of Mary and Joseph in the garden of a Catholic church during the weekend, officials said on Wednesday.
One of the three was heard yelling "Long live Satan!" while...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:50 PM
VANDALISM: Someone shattered the windshield, driver’s side window and a taillight Oct. 12 or 13 on a truck parked near 150th Street and Kildare Avenue.
TIRES SLASHED: All four tires on a car were slashed Oct. 14 in the 14800 block of...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:16 PM
These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.
Tuesday, Nov. 25
1 Vandalism: A resident...