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Peotone blotter: Former resident charged with bilking woman

by Dennis Sullivan
Aug. 31, 2015

Former Peotone resident Jesse M. Kmetty, 23, is scheduled to appear in Will County Circuit court Sept. 11 for a pre-trial hearing on a two-count charge of bilking a female relative on June 19. 473 more words


Man Masquerading As Walmart Employee Walks Out The Door With Four Big Screen TVs

Walmart already has a long list of workers vying for the title of “worst employee,” but it’s a thief posing as an employee at the big box store that might take the cake: walking in the door, grabbing four big screen TVs and simply walking back out the way he came. 207 more words

Drivers Urged to Step Up Security in Blythe Bridge

Drivers are urged to step up security in Blythe Bridge after officers investigate reports of six thefts from motor vehicles, received this morning (1 September). At this stage of the investigation we are unable to confirm any link. 250 more words


PD: Multiple thefts from vehicles reported in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police are looking for two suspects caught on surveillance video tampering with vehicles in Newport News.

Police say there have been nine thefts from vehicles in the Summerlake subdivision near Oyster Point and in the Deep Creek neighborhood. 233 more words

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Stearns County Sheriff investigates apparent rash of mail thefts

Their checks haven’t arrived and their bills aren’t getting paid – because of an apparent mail theft in central Minnesota.

A number of rural Stearns County residents reported finding their mailboxes open and empty this week, with important letters (both incoming and outgoing) having seemingly vanished, … 191 more words


Perth police to target crime hotspots after rise in burglaries, thefts

A 20 per cent spike in the crime rate across the Perth metropolitan area has surprised senior police, who say they are trying to address the problem. 8 more words