Jay Mendoza sentenced after blind guilty plea to one commercial burglary and two residential burglaries (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Downers Grove Resident Sentenced to 17 Years for Three Burglaries in Downers Grove and Elmhurst

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced that yesterday afternoon, Judge John Kinsella sentenced Jay Mendoza, 40 (d.o.b. 3/19/1982) of the 7600 block of Bein Bridge, Downers Grove, to seventeen years in the Illinois Department […]

Jaquay Shines, charged with burglary, fleeing and eluding (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Bond Set for Cook County Trio Charged with Burglary from Nordstrom Rack in Oak Brook; Fled Police in High-Speed Chase

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Oak Brook Chief of Police Brian Strockis announced today that bond has been set for a trio of individuals accused of stealing merchandise from the Nordstrom Rack store […]

Arlington Heights police in the area of Buick GMC - Arlington Heights are a report of a commercial burglary and auto theft(s)
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Overnight Commercial Burglary, Auto Theft, Weapon Displayed at Dealership on Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights

Police from Arlington Heights responded overnight — possibly around 3:00 a.m. Sunday, January 30, 2022 — to a report of a burglary and a confrontation of burglary suspects with private commercial security personnel at Buick […]

Broken window where burglars hit the downtown Arlington Heights Metra station at 45 West Northwest Highway (PHOTO CREDIT: Jim Emmerson)
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Burglars Hit 4 Locations in Arlington Heights, 1 in McHenry About 1:50 AM to 2:45 AM Thursday

Police from Arlington Heights responded about 2:30 a.m. Thursday, September 23, 2021 to multiple activated burglary alarms in Arlington Heights. Police responded to four locations in Arlington Heights and discovered four break-ins. The break-ins occurred […]

Damage from Best Buy burglary about 3:40 a.m. December 24, 2020 (Christmas Eve)
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Group of Burglars Commit Smash and Grab Burglary at Best Buy on Palatine Rd Near Rand Rd, Arlington Heights on Christmas Eve

Arlington Heights police responded to an activated burglar alarm about 3:40 AM Thursday December 24, 2020 of a commercial burglary at Best Buy, 615 East Palatine Road Arlington Heights, IL. Arlington Heights arrived at the […]

Outdoorsman gun store, Winthrop Harbor (Image capture September 2019 ©2020 Google)
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Thirty-Nine Firearms Stolen in Overnight Burglary at the Outdoorsman on Sheridan Rd in Winthrop Harbor

Police are searching for four suspects who stole several firearms from a sports store in Winthrop Harbor (Julian Crews/WGN News). Winthrop Harbor police responded about 12:33 a.m. Tuesday, November 10, 2020 to an activated burglar […]