1/14/14 6:39 p.m. A female bicyclist was injured after being hit by a car on Centerpointe Drive.


1/14/14 9:09 a.m. A former tenant says her weasel landlord stole her computer.

1/15/14 7:15 a.m. A video camera and a gas card were stolen from a Ford parked on Lake Shore Road.

1/15/14 8:56 a.m. A purse containing a checkbook, gift cards and debit cards was lifted from a vehicle.

1/15/14 12:12 p.m. A thief smashed in a car window to take credit cards and a radar detector. Loss was set at $600.

1/15/14 1:25 p.m. An emergency vehicle kit worth $100 was pilfered from an emergency vehicle.

1/15/14 4:13 p.m. Two black toolboxes with hand tools and prescription sunglasses worth $1,500 were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

1/18/14 11:12 a.m. A vehicle break-in on Kruse Oaks Drive resulted in the theft of a laptop and hockey equipment.

1/19/14 9:19 a.m. A GPS was stolen from a car parked on Carman Drive.

1/19/14 9:45 a.m. A bag and GPS were taken from a van parked on Bangy Road.

1/20/14 3:33 p.m. A car parked on Parkview Drive was robbed of an AC/DC converter and paperwork.


1/13/14 9:27 a.m. A woman found that her former landlord kept the computer she had sent out to get repaired. Before moving to a new abode, the woman had a dispute with the landlord.

1/13/14 10:59 a.m. A maintenance man came to an elderly woman’s house and asked if he could use her restroom.

1/13/14 3 p.m. A driver kept following a woman until he finally stopped and asked if he could fix the dent in her car.

1/14/14 7:26 a.m. A 13-year-old daughter is refusing to go school. In fact, she won’t even get out of bed.

1/14/14 9:15 a.m. A grandfather is chagrinned because his grandson is driving without a license.

1/14/14 9:35 a.m. An employee of a doctor’s office is upset that a Dodge pickup truck has been parked in her reserved parking space for more than two hours. A police officer showed up to issue a citation.

1/14/14 2:55 p.m. Neighbors are starting to complain about a couple that never stops fighting.

1/14/14 4:06 p.m. Defecating dogs are romping around Springbrook Park. The woman who reported this disturbing action also said her Chihuahuas had been charged by a golden retriever mix.

1/16/14 4:14 p.m. A sneaky landlord has been opening the mail of his renters.

1/17/14 9:34 a.m. Three chickens were at large in front of Peet’s Coffee in Lake View Village. They were not creating a hazard but they did cause a wide flutter of interest. A police officer attempted to catch the chickens but they eluded him.

1/17/14 3:30 p.m. A husband sought police advice on how to get a child to his estranged wife, who has put a restraining order on him.

1/17/14 7:59 p.m. A red pickup truck was meandering madly down the road, swerving and nearly sideswiping many vehicles.

1/18/14 8:45 a.m. A son showed up just as his dad was calling him in as a runaway.

1/18/14 10:04 a.m. A man covered with a blanket was watching his girlfriend play golf at the country club.

1/18/14 5:27 p.m. Police were asked to check on a woman who has had her TV blasting for three days in her apartment on Greenridge Drive.

1/19/14 1:45 a.m. A doorbell ringer with a weird sense of humor left a message at a home that said, “HaHa We Ding Dong Ditched You.”

1/19/14 11:10 a.m. A woman who comes into a store on A Avenue is suspected of being a shoplifter but the cops cannot find anything on her.

1/19/14 5:57 p.m. A daughter’s estranged husband is threatening to drive his car through her house.

1/19/14 10:25 p.m. While investigating two teen male drivers towing a skateboarder, police discovered a small amount of marijuana.

1/20/14 4:27 a.m. A man wearing a sweatshirt and carrying a blue backpack is hiding in the bushes next to a posh hotel.

1/20/14 3:51 p.m. A 16-year-old girl was amusing herself by putting Fruit Loops on the railroad tracks on North Shore Road.

1/20/14 5:05 p.m. A man is starting to get spooked by a teen male who keeps staring at him.

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