Thursday, December 6, 2012
Wheaton police reports, Nov. 30-Dec. 2
SUNDAY, DEC. 2 Someone scratched a door of a 2004 Honda Element parked in a parking garage at 220 S. Cross St. in downtown Wheaton between 4:30 and 8:30 p.m. Keep up with Wheaton's news: Sign up for our free daily newsletter. Then like us on Facebook for a slightly different take. A resident in the 200 block of Kellogg Place reported someone damaged her recycling bin between 10 p.m. Dec. 1 and 9 a.m. Dec. 2. Police said the bin looked as if it was placed on the train tracks and hit by a train. The cost of damage is $75. Wheaton College Public Safety reported someone scratched the paint of a 2010 Ford F-150, poured Vaseline on the windshield and tried to glue the door shut around 2 a.m. in the 900 block of College Avenue. Someone stole …
Friday, November 9, 2012
Wheaton police reports, Nov. 3-5, including recovery of a stolen van, vandalism, thefts and a break-in attempt.
MONDAY, NOV. 5 Someone forced open a mailbox in an apartment building in the 1300 block of North Main Street between 8:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2 and 8 a.m. Nov. 5 Someone threw bricks and cinderblocks through a window of a building in the 500 block of Naperville Road between 4:30 p.m. Nov. 2 and 8 a.m. Nov. 5. Get local news delivered straight to your inbox with our free daily newsletter. Then like us on Facebook! SUNDAY, NOV. 4 Someone damaged a $150 mailbox and smashed a pumpkin in the 1400 block of Prairie Avenue about 10:35 p.m. A man reported someone tried to break into his white 2010 Mercedes E350 between Oct. 31 and Nov. 4 in the parking garage in the 100 block of Wheaton Avenue. Police said the handle of the driver’s door was broken …
Monday, July 16, 2012
A Wheaton man was taken to DuPage County Jail after reportedly throwing a brick through a police department window around 6:45 a.m. Sunday.
Updated Monday, 11:37 a.m. Robert Davison, 32, of Wheaton faces felony charges of criminal damage to government property after throwing a brick through a window at the Wheaton Police Department around 6:45 a.m. Sunday, police said. On her way to work Sunday morning, a department employee saw a man in a dark striped shirt walk toward the department lobby area, police said. He then made a throwing motion and ran north, through the Commerce Park business complex parking lot across the street from the department. Keep up with local news by following Wheaton Patch on Facebook, and signing up for our free daily newsletter. Officials found glass and two halves of a brick on the floor inside the lobby around 6:46 a.m., police said. Witnesses told …
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Wheaton police reports, July 6-9
MONDAY, JULY 9 Someone spray painted graffiti on a wall in the Wheaton Center Apartment parking garage around 6 p.m. Keep up with Wheaton Patch on Facebook, and by signing up for our free daily newsletter. SUNDAY, JULY 8 A man reported a stolen cell phone and sunglasses after he told police a cab driver tricked him into going into a convenience store to ask directions around 7:30 a.m. According to the police report, the man hailed the cab in the 600 block of Roosevelt Road and gave the driver his phone to use as a navigator. The driver stopped in the store's parking lot and told the man to ask the clerk if they were in Wheaton. The man complied and when he returnd, the cab driver was gone, police said. The phone is worth $500 and the …
Friday, July 6, 2012
Wheaton police reports, June 24-30
SATURDAY, JUNE 30 Someone egged a gray 2002 Porsche Boxter parked near the intersection of Crescent Street and Kellogg around 7:40 p.m. The car owner told police one of the doors also seemed to be pulled off track. Someone cut a lock to steal a $350 bike in the 800 block of College Avenue between 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 26 and 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 30. Keep up with Wheaton Patch on Facebook, and by signing up for our free daily newsletter. FRIDAY, JUNE 29 A resident reported vehicle tampering after noticing someone had opened one of his car doors and the car doors of two other residents at his apartment complex in the 1400 block of Stonebridge Circle between 6:13 p.m. Friday and 1:30 a.m Saturday. The three car owners checked their cars …
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Wheaton police reports, June 7-11
MONDAY, JUNE 11 Someone in a moving car threw water balloons at pedestrians on Blanchard Street near Venetian Way around 9:30 p.m. SUNDAY, JUNE 10 Nine mailboxes in the 1500 and 1600 blocks of Stonebridge Trail were reported vandalized around 12:30 a.m. Stay informed about police news in Wheaton by signing up for our free daily newsletter! Someone broke the passenger window of a red 2005 Mini Cooper convertible parked in the 1500 block of Orchard Road between 7 p.m. Saturday, June 9 and 8 a.m. Sunday, June 10. THURSDAY, JUNE 7 A man’s mailbox and black 2007 Honda in the 1900 block of Sherwood Place were targets for eggs between 11 p.m. Wednesday, June 6 and 2 p.m. Thursday. The eggs damaged the car’s clear coat, police said. Someone broke …
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Wheaton police reports, June 1-6
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6 Someone threw an egg at a window and broke it at a home in the 1000 block of Windsor Court around 9:20 p.m. Wednesday, June 6. The cost of damage is approximately $200, police said. MONDAY, JUNE 4 Someone stole an ID from an unlocked car parked in the 500 block of Wilshire Avenue between 10 p.m. Sunday, June 3 and 6 a.m. Monday, June 4. Someone stole a $50 cell phone a woman left in the bushes outside the DuPage County Courthouse between 8:10 and 10:50 a.m. FRIDAY, JUNE 1 A handicapped placard was taken from an unlocked car parked at the Wheaton Community Center, 1777 Blanchard St., around 4 p.m. Police Blotter information is provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges are not evidence of guilt. They are a record …
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Wheaton police reports, May 28-June 2
SATURDAY, JUNE 2 Someone flooded a resident’s yard in the 500 block of Wesley Street in Wheaton between 5 p.m. Thursday, May 31 and 1 p.m. Saturday, Jun. 2. According to the police report someone put the resident’s garden hose into a window well, turned the water on and left the hose running for two days. The cost of damage is about $200-$400, police said. FRIDAY, JUNE 1 Someone threw a brick through the window of a blue 2008 Corvette parked in the garage at the Wheaton Center Apartments between 8 p.m. Thursday, May 31 and 6:30 p.m. Friday. MONDAY, MAY 28 A catalytic converter was removed from underneath a black 2009 Toyota Rav4 parked in the downtown Wheaton parking garage between 10 p.m. Monday, May 28 and 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 29. Someone…
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Wheaton police report identity theft and vandalism.
The following identity theft and vandalism reports are from the Wheaton Police Department: A resident in the 500 block of Turf Lane in Wheaton reported identity theft after someone made illegal purchases on her card between noon Saturday, May 12 and noon Sunday, May 13. Someone spray painted a fence at the First Assembly of God church, 900 Geneva Road, within the past month. For more police and public safety news, check out our Public Safety page. Sign up for the free Wheaton Patch newsletter!
Friday, May 18, 2012
The following theft and vandalism reports are from the Wheaton Police Department.
The following vandalism and theft reports are from the Wheaton Police Department: Vandalism Someone damaged plants and planters at St. Joseph Church in the 400 block of Crescent Street in Wheaton between noon Sunday, May 6 and 8 a.m. Thursday, May 10. Someone spray painted the front doors, sidewalk, a window, school sign and a memorial bench at Briar Glen School, 1800 Briarcliffe Boulevard between 11:55 p.m. Friday, May 11 and 7:30 a.m. Monday, May 14. Theft Someone stole a $600 bike from a rack at the College Avenue Train Depot on President Street between 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. Thursday, May 10. Someone stole a $200 computer from Target, 601 County Farm Road around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 8. More? Wheaton Patch now has a Public Safety …