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A resident was a victim of a ruse burglary Tuesday; the police share advice on how to handle possibly similar situations.
Schools, Public Safety
Schools in the Forest Park, Oak Park and River Forest area have canceled some after-school activities.
There are dozens of warrants out for the arrest of accused criminals in Forest Park, Oak Park and River Forest. Patch highlights a few of them today.
Nehemiah Beard and two other accomplices intended to steal the phone, not buy it: Oak Park police.
Oak Park police reports, Feb. 8 to Feb. 11.
Robert Cobbins expected to appear in court Feb. 14.
North Riverside police reported the arrest of Stephan Myslicki Feb. 2 for allegedly looking into a home in North Riverside. This is not the first time Myslicki has been charged for peeping.
Cash reported stolen in each burglary, as well as a safe and lottery tickets.
The driver of a stolen vehicle located in River Forest refused to be pulled over, hit a police car and sped off.
Business, Public Safety
A status update on what's going on in the former Velvet Rope nightclub spot.
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