Hyde Park Residents Say 'Block Activation' Will Deter Vandals This Halloween"Our main goal is to primarily make sure that things don't get out of control."
Rogers Park Apartment Twice Sprayed With Homophobic GraffitiVandals tagged a Rogers Park apartment building with homophobic graffiti twice since last week, and police are investigating the incidents as a hate crime.
7 People Charged In Connection With Vandalism Of 'The Bean'Chicago Police charged seven people overnight in connection to the tagging of "The Bean" at Millennium Park and the Cancer Survivors' Garden at Maggie Daley Park.
'The Bean' At Millennium Park, Cancer Survivors' Garden At Maggie Daley Park Vandalized; 7 People In CustodyChicago Police took seven people into custody overnight, after vandals defaced "The Bean" at Millennium Park and the Cancer Survivors' Garden at Maggie Daley Park.
Windows Of At Least 20 Cars Smashed By Bricks In Rogers ParkPolice said, around 4 a.m., officers responded to a call of multiple vehicles damaged near the intersection of Ridge and Howard.
CPD Orders Special Attention To Jewish Organizations After Chicago Synagogues TargetedChicago police have ordered special attention to all Jewish organizations after multiple Chicago synagogues were recently targeted.
Muslim Family Targeted By Racist, Homophobic Vandalism; Slurs Sprayed On Home, Brick Thrown Through WindowA member of a Muslim family who endured a frightening hate crime last weekend in Bolingbrook is preparing to speak out about the racist, homophobic act of vandalism at their home.
Car Windows Smashed On Janssen Avenue In LakeviewImagine waking up to find your car window smashed. Police said it happened several times this week to vehicles parked on the same street in the Lakeview neighborhood.
Police In Homewood And Thornton Search For Christmas Night VandalsThornton police are teaming up with detectives in Homewood to try to track down at least two people wanted for spray-painting graffiti on homes, utility boxes, and businesses on Christmas.
Chicago Police Squad Car Found Tagged on Northwest SideVandals tagged a Chicago Police squad car early this morning in the city's Bricktown neighborhood.
Swastika Air-Dropped To Students' Cell Phones At Oak Park And River Forest High SchoolJust two days after a town hall meeting to discuss racist graffiti found at Oak Park and River Forest High School in recent days, someone "air-dropped" an image of a swastika to students' cell phones during a school assembly.
Teens Terrorize Hyde Park; Vandalizing Cars, Harassing Halloween Revelers, Robbing U Of C StudentsLarge groups of teenagers and young adults created chaos in Hyde Park on Halloween, vandalizing dozens of cars, harassing people attending a holiday street festival, and robbing University of Chicago students.
Bronzeville School Cancelled After Vandals Cut Copper Wiring Twice In Several DaysA Bronzeville school was left in the dark by a vandal or vandals who gutted copper wiring twice within four days, causing about $20,000 worth of damage.
Scooters Set On Fire, Thrown Into Ocean By People Fed Up With ClutterDockless scooters may be a free way to get around California, but many locals are allegedly choosing to destroy the shareable vehicles instead.
Trolley Museum To Get Back On Track With DonationsVandals broke into a barn at the museum then broke out windows and scratched up the inside of the train cars.