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.
Volunteers To Repair A Chinatown Mural For The Second Time This WeekEarlier in the week, several artists spent 15 hours removing a nearly identical tag on the mural.
Man Charged With Vandalizing Police Cars On Lower Wacker DrivePatrick Vaughan, 24, has been charged with one count each of felony criminal damage to government property and felony possession of a controlled substance.
Man Charged With Spray-Painting Swastikas On Gravestones, Churches, HomesA southern Illinois man is facing more than 20 charges in a string of hate-fueled acts of vandalism over the Memorial Day weekend.
Man Vandalizes Six Chicago Police VehiclesThe vehicles were parked there while officers attended a police department ceremony inside the Hyatt Regency.
DuPage County Sheriff Candidate's Campaign Billboard VandalizedCampaign dirty tricks are being reported in DuPage County in the race for the GOP nomination for Sheriff.
Nearly-New Mural Defaced At The Music Box TheaterThe Music Box Theater's nearly-new mural is no more -- defaced beyond repair by someone armed with spray paint.
16 Taxis Vandalized In 4 Days On North SideSomeone has been targeting taxi cabs parked on the street by breaking passenger-side windows and, in some cases, stealing items from within, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Christopher Columbus Statue In Little Italy Defaced Again On Columbus DayRed paint was splattered on the statue in Arrigo Park, and the words “mass murderer” and “decolonise” [sic] were sprayed on the sidewalk.