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Naperville Police Department (CBS)

Naperville Police Warn Of Spike In Car Burglaries

Police in west suburban Naperville were reminding people to lock their cars, and remove their valuables, after a rash of vehicle burglaries in the past month.


Gregory Magnuszweski (Park Ridge Police)

Teen Suspected Of Car-Burglary Spree Arrested In Park Ridge

Gregory Magnuszweski is charged with four burglaries in Park Ridge, but is suspected in at least 30 other robberies in the village, as well as dozens in Chicago and Schiller Park, police said.


(Left to right) Stevan Bulatovic, Nikolas Pena, and Michael Staples are accused of stealing cash and valuables from at least 100 cars, most of them unlocked. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Three Charged With Burglarizing More Than 100 Cars

Police credited a call from a local resident who provided a description of the thieves led officers to one of the suspects, and arrests of the other two soon followed.


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More Than A Dozen Cars Burglarized In Wheaton

More than a dozen cars were burglarized in west suburban Wheaton between New Year’s Eve and Day.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2011

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Suburban Police Warn Residents On Car Burglaries

Police in the west suburbs are reminding residents to lock their vehicles and keep valuables out of sight after a series of car burglaries.