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Flyers containing anti-Semitic hate speech littered in Highland Park on Holocaust remembrance day

City officials say they are working with police and the FBI after flyers containing “repugnant” anti-Semitic hate speech were found littered in Highland Park on Yom HaShoah, a Holocaust remembrance day. The City of Highland Park said in a statement that members of the community, along with other communities throughout the North Shore, discovered the […]

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Police investigating hate crime after anti-Semitic, racist graffiti found on wall of synagogue in Highland Park

Police officials say they are investigating anti-Semitic and racist graffiti found on a Highland Park synagogue as a hate crime. The Highland Park Police Department responded around 5:45 p.m. on November 20 to the Central Avenue Synagogue, 874 Central Avenue in Highland Park. Highland Park Deputy Police Chief William Bonaguidi said officers responded after graffiti […]

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13-year-old Huntley juvenile arrested for making racist Xbox Live threats and school threats

The Huntley Police Department has charged a 13-year-old Huntley juvenile for making threats towards a middle school and for making racist threats on Xbox Live. The 13-year-old juvenile, who is a Huntley resident, was charged with disorderly conduct for making threats towards Marlowe Middle School (class 4 felony), obstructing a peace officer (class A misdemeanor), […]