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Police issue alert to residents after suspects burglarize cars, steal mail in Prairie Grove

Village officials are warning residents to lock their car doors after suspects burglarized vehicles and stole mail from mailboxes in Prairie Grove near Crystal Lake. The Village of Prairie Grove said in a statement Friday that there were multiple incidents of theft and vehicle burglaries on Thursday. The suspects, which officials did not provide a […]

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Police departments issue community warnings about thieves stealing, burglarizing cars in Lake County

Police departments throughout Lake County are urging residents to lock their vehicles as thieves continue stealing cars and burglarizing parked vehicles during the night. The Lindenhurst Police Department said they responded on Monday to nine reports of vehicles that had been unlawfully entered overnight. The incidents occurred in the 400 block of Northgate Road, 300 […]

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Video shows suspects running through Lake Forest neighborhood trying to break into vehicles

Surveillance video released shows multiple suspects running through a neighborhood in Lake Forest trying to break into cars as police warn residents to lock their vehicles. The Lake Forest Police Department released surveillance video Tuesday afternoon of the incident. The video was taken Tuesday morning just before 7 a.m. in the Ridgewood subdivision in Lake […]

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Suspects commit car burglaries, thefts across multiple Lake County towns overnight

Police say suspects burglarized and stole multiple unlocked vehicles early Tuesday morning in several towns in Lake County. The Grayslake Police Department said Grayslake was one of several towns that were victim to the suspects. A preliminary investigation shows multiple unknown offenders and suspect vehicles were involved in the incidents. It is unclear how many […]

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At least 2 vehicles stolen, multiple others burglarized overnight in Antioch neighborhoods

Police are seeking information from the public after multiple vehicles were stolen and burglarized in different subdivisions in Antioch early Monday morning. Village of Antioch Communication Specialist Jim Moran said the crimes happened in the overnight hours from Sunday into Monday morning. The Neuhaven, Clublands, and Redwing subdivisions in Antioch were targeted, Moran said. A […]

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Police departments in Lake County warn residents of car burglaries and theft, encourage ‘9 PM Routine’

Numerous police departments in Lake County are warning residents of an increase in car burglaries and thefts and are encouraging residents to practice the “9 PM Routine.” Authorities say car burglaries and thefts increase as the weather warms up, and they are offering tips to combat such crimes. The Lake County Forest Preserves said parking […]