Police Warn Of Smash-And-Grab Burglars Targeting Businesses On State, Rush StreetsPolice on Saturday were warning the public of a series of smash-and-grabs in stores along State and Rush streets in River North.
Smash And Grab Burglars Break Into Zumiez In The Loop, Steal JewelryPolice said officers responded to an alarm at the Zumiez at 2 S. State St. around 10 p.m., and discovered the front glass door had been shattered with a rock.
Break-In At Cellphone Store On Clark Near Diversey Believed To Be Linked To Other Thefts On Friday NightPolice believe a break-in at a cellphone store on Clark Street near Diversey Parkway could be connected to a series of burglaries targeting cellphone stores.
Smash-And-Grab Thieves Steal ATM, Cash Drawers, And Liquor From South Loop Convenience StoreThe store owner – who asked to remain anonymous – estimated the break-in cost him thousands of dollars in damage and lost merchandise.
Smash-And-Grab Burglars Steal Mannequins From Neiman Marcus On Mag MileThree smash and grab burglars broke into the Neiman Marcus store on the Magnificent Mile early Wednesday morning, stealing designer clothing.
Smash And Grab Thieves Burglarize 4 Bolingbrook Stores OvernightBurglars smashed the windows of four shops in southwest suburban Bolingbrook overnight, stealing money from the cash registers, police said.
Smash And Grab Burglar Uses Crowbar, Big Red Bucket To Rip Off Pearle Vision In North ParkA burglar smashed the glass door of a Pearle Vision office in the North Park neighborhood, and then used a big red bucket to haul away armloads of eyeglasses early Tuesday morning.
'Smash-And-Grab' Burglars Hit Suburban Louis Vuitton StoreA group of men drove an SUV through the front window of the Louis Vuitton Store in Oak Brook early Tuesday morning, police said. 
Smash-And-Grab Burglars Hit North Side BusinessesIn each break-in, a male suspect shattered the front door or window of a business before entering and stealing property.
Smash-And-Grab Robbers Steal Donation Jar, Cigarettes From Palos Park Gas StationFollowing the robbery, which lasted only two minutes, the suspects drove off in a blue, four-door Pontiac Grand Prix, police said.
'Priceless' Handmade Polish Folk Costumes Stolen From Car In Wicker ParkA Chicago woman spent Christmas day searching dumpsters after someone smashed her car window and stole costumes that she calls “priceless.”