| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Second Avenue: Vehicle burglary was reported in the 31600 block at 8:02 a.m. Monday. A caller reported $500 was stolen from his Toyota 4Runner.
Ledroit Street: Vandalism was reported in the 200 block at 8:12 a.m. Monday. A caller returned from...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:04 AM
It's a nuisance for road crews, a hazard for drivers unfamiliar with the area and a pain in taxpayers' wallets.
Now, the Florida Department of Transportation is taking new steps to combat graffiti on overhead signs.
After the latest incident early...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:53 AM
Dartmoor Street: A vehicle burglary was reported in the 300 block at 7:23 a.m. Monday. A caller said $10 in cash was stolen from inside an Audi Q7.
Treetop Lane: Vandalism was reported in the 21500 block at 3:10 p.m. Monday. A caller reported graffiti...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:15 PM
Police are searching for a woman suspected of vandalizing a Buddhist temple in Santa Ana on several occasions in the last three weeks.
Surveillance footage captured the woman throwing glass bottles and damaging the statues of Buddha in front of the Hong...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Following are some of the incidents recently reported to area police agencies and the Lake County Sheriff's Office. This information was compiled from public records maintained by those agencies. The Police Log is published Thursdays in the Lake section....
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:52 AM
NORWICH - Police are investigating suspected vandalism at a local cemetery with approximately 100 headstones damaged or toppled at an estimated cost of more than $20,000.
Police said that members of the Norwich Public Works department noticed the...
| 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-...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Vandals apparently don't like little free libraries in Hinsdale.
Two of the boxes that allow neighbors to borrow books from them free of charge were vandalized Friday. One was located in the 500 block of S. Garfield St. The others, a box for adult books...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:57 PM
DuPage County prosecutors say they are seeking to revoke bail of the man charged with vandalizing a west suburban synagogue because he told his mother he planned to "shoot Jews."
The bail petition was filed during the arraignment Monday of John White,...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Employees and clergy at a synagogue in Lombard were still a bit shaken Wednesday after the west suburban temple was vandalized in an apparent hate crime.
"They’re still a bit rattled," said Rabbi Andrea Cosnowsky of Congregation Etz Chaim, 1710 S....
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:56 PM
The man accused of vandalizing a west suburban synagogue was indicted on armed violence and other charges Thursday afternoon, hours after his attorney had sought a reduction in his bond.
John White, 40, of Westmont, has been held in the DuPage County...