Criminal Damage To Property

Stephanie Swon (Credit: Elgin Police)

Woman Charged With Arson For Elgin Dumpster Fires

Stephanie Swon, 25, of Elgin, faces one count of arson and two counts of criminal damage to property, all felonies, according to a statement from Elgin police.

12/05/2014

Zachary Armijo (left) and Briana Villalobos (right) are accused of breaking into a Crystal Lake church, causing thousands of dollars in damage, and stealing a “considerable sum”  of property. (Credit: Crystal Lake Police)

Pair Breaks Into Crystal Lake Church, Causes Extensive Damage

A man and woman were charged with breaking into a northwest suburban church and causing several thousand dollars’ of damage in Crystal Lake early Thursday.

09/12/2014

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Norridge Man Explains Why He Urinated Into Open Sunroof Of Car

A 36-year-old man who was charged with urinating into a woman’s car over the weekend was speaking out Wednesday

09/10/2014

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Man Arrested For Urinating Into Open Sunroof Of Car

A 36-year-old man was facing misdemeanor charges, after urinating into a woman’s car in the South Loop, and coming up with an unusual explanation.

09/09/2014

Erasmo William Herrera (Credit: Crystal Lake Police)

Man Charged For Breaking In To Crystal Lake Homes, Injuring Residents

Erasmo William Herrera, 20, was charged with two felony counts of criminal trespass to a residence, a felony and misdemeanor count each of criminal damage to property and one misdemeanor count of battery, according to a statement from Crystal Lake police.

04/15/2014

A Grant Park art installation called "Borders" which was hit by taggers. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Teen Charged With Defacing Statues In Grant Park

The boy faces multiple charges, including felony criminal damage to property, for allegedly tagging 18 of 26 life-sized human statues in the “Borders” art installation in Grant Park.

04/08/2014

Nicholas Spadaro (Credit: Chicago Police)

Prosecutors: Drunk Man Damaged Police SUV After Being Kicked Out Of Wrigley

The man’s fit of rage didn’t get him too far, Cook County prosecutors said. Nicholas A. Spadaro allegedly fell face first onto a sidewalk after the incident.

04/07/2014

Meghan Heinze (Credit: Gurnee Police)

Woman Charged With Vandalizing Suburban Houses Of Worship

Meghan Heinze, 22, of Gurnee, is charged with 10 counts of institutional vandalism, 10 counts of criminal defacement, and two counts of criminal damage to property, all felonies.

02/28/2014

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Third Man Charged With Flooding Trump Tower Stairwell

A third suspect has been charged with causing a flood in a stairwell of the Trump Tower on Saturday, causing $700,000 in damage, after a bartender at the swanky hotel bar refused to serve the intoxicated men any more drinks.

02/19/2014

Daniel Tatman (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Causing South Loop Explosion

Daniel Tatman, 21, caused a small explosion using an “incendiary device” and marijuana in the bathroom of his apartment in the 1200 block of South Michigan Avenue about 11 p.m., police said.

11/07/2013

George Koukos (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Held On $100K Bond For Stabbing, Running Over Inflatable Rat

George Koukos became upset when an inflatable rat used by Teamsters pickeding in the Loop blocked his way into a building where he was going for a moving job.

07/11/2013

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Man Charged With Killing Loose Bulldog Puppy

Police say a 66-year-old southwest suburban man shot and killed a bulldog after believing his dogs were being threatened, the Herald-News is reporting.

04/09/2013

State Sen. Suzi Schmidt was arrested for trespassing and property damage, after a dispute with her neighbor in Lake Villa. (Credit: Lake County Sheriff's Office)

Police Release 911 Call From Sen. Suzi Schmidt’s Dispute With Neighbor

Officials have released recordings of a 911 call that triggered criminal charges and the arrest of State Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa).

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

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Man Charged With Breaking Sprinkler, Flooding SpyBar

A trendy Near North Side nightclub is planning to hold its 15th anniversary celebration Friday night, but that was a question mark for a while after what happened there early Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

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Ex-County Commissioner Peraica Jailed For Being Late To Court

Former Cook County Commissioner Tony Peraica was tossed in jail for a brief time on Tuesday, after showing up late for a hearing in a misdemeanor case against him.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

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Boy, 13, Shot By Police Charged With Assaulting Officer

A 13-year-old boy shot by police last week will appear for a court hearing Aug. 15 after being charged with allegedly assaulting a police officer.

08/01/2011