Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Naperville Police are looking for more information regarding damage to a tree at Madison Junior High.
Naperville Police are seeking more information regarding criminal damage at a Naperville school. The incident occurred on Sunday, March 24 when a tree was damaged on the west side of Madison Junior High School, 1000 River Oak Dr., according to the Naperville Police Department. Police discovered that a 20-foot-tall pear tree had been purposely cut near its base, police said in a release. A neighborhood resident who told police four people were seen near the area of the school on Feb. 28 around 10:57 p.m., which is when police believe the damage to the tree took place. Due to high winds, police believe the tree broke completely on March 24, according to a release. Police said this is the third time a tree has been damaged on the school's …
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Last month someone went on a tagging spree around Naperville, but the graffiti is painted over or washed off quickly.
While graffiti taggers may attempt to leave their mark around Naperville, city crews quickly clean up defaced property. In May and early June, a “snow storm” of sorts hit Naperville as a tagger defaced at least 23 electrical boxes and additional property with the word “snow,” according to Naperville Police reports. Those taggings continued on an off through the start of June. “We think it’s more of a tagging thing, not gang related,” said Naperville Police Sgt. Gregg Bell. “They are just tagging; maybe coming up with a name for themselves.” Once the graffiti is found it doesn’t stay up for long in the city, he said. “The faster you clean it up, the more discouraging it is for the person doing it,” Bell said. “Their handiwork isn’t being …
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
The Naperville Police Department reports, June 18.
Mireya Laura Hernandez, 27, of the 600 block of East Galena Boulevard in Aurora, was arrested at 7:32 p.m. at the Naperville Police Department, police said. She turned herself in at the police department and was charged on a failure to appear warrant from the DuPage County Sheriff's Office. Her bail was $3,500. Someone in the 500 block of Spring Avenue reported that between Friday and Monday at 5:55 a.m. someone bent mirrors on four “redimix” trucks and through concrete through the passenger side window of another truck when the vehicles were parked in a parking lot, police said. A 44-year-old woman reported her vehicle was hit while parked in a lot in the 2600 block of West 75th Street, police said. The incident took place at about 1:30 p…
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Naperville Police Department reports, April 26
Antionnita Monique Givantt, 24, of the 7600 block of South Kingston Street, Chicago, was arrested at 26th and California in Chicago, police said. She was charged with three counts of forgery. She was taken to the DuPage County Jail. Darriel Zarr Lewis, 22, of the 2300 block of Reflections Drive, Aurora, was arrested at 11:26 p.m. at Route 59 and Continental Drive, police said. He was charged on a warrant. His bail was $3,000. A 39-year-old woman who was cutting grass on a median at Naper Boulevard and Bakewell Lane for a city contractor reported that an unknown object struck her window, shattering it, police said.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Naperville Police Department reports, April 24
Police said Marek Ryszard Kozina, 27, of the 4100 block of Landing Drive in Aurora, was arrested at 12:05 a.m. in the 400 block of East Ogden Avenue. He was charged with two counts of battery, battery with intent to do bodily harm and knowingly damaging property. His bond was $150. Police said Matthew Aaron Barrera, 19, of the 1100 block of Needham Road, was arrested at 5:18 p.m. in the 800 block of East Ogden Avenue. He was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, manufacture and delivery of 10 to 30 grams of cannabis, and on a failure-to-appear warrant. He was taken to the DuPage County Jail. Luis Julian Robles, 39, of the 1500 block of Roth Drive in Joliet, was arrested at 9:27 p.m. at 111th Street and South Route 59, police said…
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Naperville Police Department reports, April 3
Roscoe Ken Gentry, 20, of the 400 block of Safebrush Road in Naperville, was arrested at 2:26 a.m. in the 1600 block of Ishnala Drive, Naperville police said. He was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of cannabis. Police said he had two pipes. His bond was $120. Scott Allen Rokita, 41, of the 500 block of Sharon Way in Bolingbrook, was arrested at 6:13 p.m. in the 1300 block of Branchwood Circle, police said. He was charged with trespass to a home and knowingly damaging property. His bail was $1,500. Police said Robert Albert Babl Black, 20, of the 100 block of Newberry Court, was arrested at 8:16 p.m. at Dominick's 1555 North Aurora Road, police said. He was charged with retail theft, resisting an officer and …
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Naperville Police Department reports, Dec. 30-Jan. 2
Kewanis Cornell Haynes, 46, of the 600 block of Beaver Court, was arrested at 6 p.m. at his home, police said. He was charged with assault. His bail was $1,500. Aaron Martinez, 20, of the 1800 block of Maroon Bells in Bolingbrook, was arrested at 8:42 p.m. in the 4900 block of South Route 59 and 111th Street, police said. He was charged with having an expired registration, driving without insurance and driving on a suspended/revoked license. His bail was $2,000. Carlos Roberto Cardona-Diaz, 33, of the 700 block of Royal Saint George Drive, was arrested at 8:38 p.m. at Millennium Lane and West Ogden Avenue, police said. He was charged with driving without a rear license plate light, obstructing identification, driving without a license and …
Friday, December 23, 2011
Naperville Police Department reports, Dec. 21
Kallie Robin Gabriel, 20, of the 1500 block of Kenyon Drive, was arrested at 12:12 a.m. in the 1600 block of Fender and East Bailey roads, Naperville police said. She was charged with possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of liquor by a minor and consumption of liquor by a minor. Her bond was $120. Thomas Joseph Keesecker, 30, of the first block of Medinah Road in Medinah, was arrested at 2:30 p.m. at the Aurora Police Department, according to police. He was charged on an original warrant for retail theft. His bail was $5,000. A 32-year-old man in the 1100 block of South Whispering Hills Drive reported that two tires on two different vehicles were slashed between 10 p.m. Tuesday and 5:45 a.m. Wednesday, …
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Naperville Police Department reports, Nov. 21
Michael John Dumiak, 28, of the 1500 block of 29th Avenue in Moline, was arrested at the Naperville Police Department, 1350 Aurora Ave., where he was charged on an original warrant for theft, police said. He was taken to the DuPage County Jail. Russell Lee McComb, 36, of the 200 block of Haller in Romeoville, was arrested at 11:25 p.m. at Hassert Boulevard and Plainfield-Naperville Road, police said. He was charged with driving without insurance and driving on a suspended/revoked license. His bail was $2,000 Police said four people entered Sally Beauty Supply, and three of them distracted the staff while a woman cut more than $1,000 worth of hair extensions off a locked display rack. When confronted, the woman left in a gray Oldsmobile …
Friday, November 18, 2011
Naperville Police Department reports, Nov. 16
Romulo Hernandez, 20, of the 1600 block of Windsor Court, West Chicago, was arrested at 12:46 a.m. in the 400 block of South Route 59 and Aurora Avenue, Naperville police said. He was charged with driving without a license, violating a traffic control device and driving without insurance. His bail was $2,000. Ashlei L. Smith, 43, of the 200 block of North Quincy, Bradley, was arrested at 8:38 p.m. at West 87th Street and Plainfield-Naperville Road, police said. She was charged with making an improper turn at an intersection, driving with a suspended license and obstructing identification. Her bail was $1,500. Gregory Nakia Edmonds, 36, of the 200 block of Trask Street, Aurora, was arrested at 10:16 p.m. in the 1600 block of West Diehl Road…