Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Pride Flag to Fly in June, Arlington Heights Library Board Approves Flag Policy As Government Speech

First Read Count=The Arlington Heights Memorial Library Board voted 4-2 Tuesday night May 17, 2022 to approve a flag policy that permits a Pride flag (rainbow flag) to be displayed on the single flag pole in front [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Decision to Revisit Pride Flag, Non-Gov Flag Placement at Official Flag Poles at Arlington Heights Village Hall Nixed

First Read Count=Miel Johnson, Co-President of the League of Women Voters of Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, Buffalo Grove asked the Arlington Heights Village Board, Monday night, May 16, 2022 to reconsider the 2021 proposal of Trustee Nicolle [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Monday, May 9, 2022

Police Activity in Neighborhood Near St Viator Involved Locating of Missing Elderly Woman

First Read Count=Police in Arlington Heights quickly located a missing elderly woman in the neighborhood of Beverly Avenue to Hickory Avenue between Euclid Avenue and Frederick Street around 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 7, 2022. [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Arlington Heights Investigating Weapons Recovered at Traffic Stop Near Holiday Inn Express

First Read Count=Arlington Heights police apparently recovered weapons on a traffic stop near the Holiday Inn Express, 2111 South Arlington Heights Road in Arlington Heights. A witness provided a tip to CARDINAL NEWS that about 10 to [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Friday, May 6, 2022

Commercial Burglary at Liquor Store on Golf Rd Near Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 4:38 AM Friday of a commercial burglary at Golf Liquor, 606 East Golf Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a commercial burglary alarm activation at the liquor store about 4:37 a.m.

The suspect was described as a heavy-set male, wearing a mask, a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

The offender backed up a BMW sedan in a parking space directly in front of the store and fumbled around the vehicle for awhile before opening the vehicle trunk, and then pulling out a 3-foot sledge hammer from inside the vehicle. The offender then broke the glass front door and made two trips inside the store to remove merchandise.

Stolen were bottles of liquor and cigarettes.

The offender was driving a black or dark gray BMW 2-door sedan.

The store owner immediately repaired the glass door. Arlington Heights police are investigating

The crime is reported to have occurred about 4:37 a.m.

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5 Hurt in Crash on I-90 Reported at the Wrong Location

First Read Count=Five hurt in crash on westbound Interstate 90 between Arlington Heights Road and Route 53 late Friday morning, May 6, 2022. YouTube Tips ⓘ Illinois State Police and firefighters and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Arrest Immediately After Armed Robbery at 7-Eleven at Hintz Rd and Buffalo Grove Rd Arlington Heights

First Read Count=Arlington Heights Police officers responded about 1:14 a.m. Friday, April 29, 2022 to a report of an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven, 1418 East Hintz Road in Arlington Heights. The clerk at the local north [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Eggs Thrown at Cars Parked Overnight on Street During Curb and Sidewalk Repair Belmont Ave, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 9:30 AM Monday of vandalism and criminal damage to several vehicles in the block of 1500 North Belmont Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders criminally damaged about five or six vehicles by throwing eggs at cars that were parked on the street overnight during curb and sidewalk repairs occurring in the neighborhood.

Later, security video was discovered that showed that at least four teens threw eggs at vehicles between 8:40 p.m. and 8:42 p.m. Sunday, April 24, 2022.

There were one or two vehicles connected to the teens. Security video showed one sedan moving slowly southbound on Belmont Avenue toward Lynwood Avenue at 8:40 p.m. Next, a second sedan was traveling southbound at a faster speed -- possibly to catch up with the first vehicle. The vehicles were apparently parked just to the left of the field of view of the camera -- either on Lynwood Avenue or on Belmont Avenue just south of Lynwood Avenue. Less than a minute after the vehicles passed, at least four teens involved in a short conversation were observed on video walking northbound on Belmont Avenue to about the middle of the block. The teens then walked back south out of view of the security camera by 8:42 p.m.

The crime is reported to have occurred at 8:40 p.m. Sunday,

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

Former St. Viator Basketball Coach, Counselor Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Battery Charge; Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse Charge Dropped

First Read Count=Joe Majkowski, a retired St. Viator High School basketball coach and counselor pleaded guilty Wednesday, April 20, 2022 to a misdemeanor battery charge following allegations he groped a female student at St. Viator in his [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Vehicle Burglary at Arlington Ridge Center (ARC) on Ridge Ave, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 3:11 PM Saturday of a vehicle burglary at Arlington Ridge Center, 660 North Ridge Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that four offenders burglarized a vehicle.

The victim told police she parked her car in the parking lot. When she returned, she found the rear passenger window shattered and her purse missing.

According to the Arlington Heights Police Department, the suspect's vehicle is described as a black SUV with heavily tinted windows and black rims.

The suspects are described as ...

an unknown sex/race suspect, wearing a black jacket, black pants, and black shoes;

a black/male, wearing a black baseball cap, black hooded sweatshirt, and dark pants;

a black/male, wearing a dark gray jacket with black sleeves and black pants; and

an male unknown race, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray pants.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Saturday, April 9, 2022 between 2:50 PM and 3:10 PM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 0:20 (hours: minutes).

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Battery Victim Age 70 Struck by Offender in 60s Near Walgreens on Campbell St, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police responded about 1:32 PM Tuesday to a battery at near the Walgreens at 1711 West Campbell Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that a 70-year-old battery victim was outside the store when an offender approached and punched a victim in the shoulder and head area. The victim fell to the ground and the suspect proceeded to kick him.

The victim suffered injuries to his nose and hands. Records indicated that paramedics were not called in the time frame around the time police responded to the call.

The suspect is described as a white male around 60 years-old.

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Criminal Damage to Property at Apartment Complex on South Tonne Drive, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 4:30 PM Monday of criminal damage to property at an apartment complex at 2165 South Tonne Drive Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that unknown offenders criminally damaged property at an apartment complex.

An apartment resident advised three subjects went to his porch, picked up a coffee mug and threw it to the ground causing it to break. The subjects then threw items at the resident's sliding glass door.

The subjects are described as juveniles -- two were black males and one was a black female.

The suspects were wearing blue and yellow sweaters.

The crime is reported to have occurred about 4:30 p.m.

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Sunday, April 17, 2022

Arlington Heights Firefighters Called to 3 Outdoor Fires Over the Weekend

First Read Count=Dumpster fire next to a Hancock Square apartment building at Dunton Avenue and Miner Street Arlington Heights. YouTube Tips ⓘ Arlington Heights firefighters responded this past weekend to a campfire built by teens on the [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Sunday, April 10, 2022

Burglary at Walgreens, Burglary and SUV Theft at Dealership Overnight, Arlington Heights

Police received a report that four unknown offenders burglarized a car dealership and a Walgreens in Arlington Heights overnight Saturday/Sunday.

Offenders were able to steal a white Jeep Cherokee from Napleton's Arlington Heights Chrysler sometime between 12:00 a.m. and 2:00 a.m.

Then about 3:30 a.m. the Walgreens at 1711 West Campbell Street was burglarized. An initial investigation indicated that the offenders may be the same offenders that took the Jeep Cherokee from Napleton's.

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Two Distract, One Steals Wallet Victim's Vehicle at Town & Country Center, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 5:07 PM Thursday of a theft at 379 East Palatine Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that three unknown offenders were involved in a ruse vehicle burglary in the parking lot near the Sally Beauty store.

A female victim reported to police that as she was walking to her car, she was approached by two subjects who asked her for directions.

While the victim sat in the drivers seat the two subjects asking her for directions distracted her while a third subject approached from the passenger side and opened the passenger door and stole the victim's wallet.

The subjects were described
as ...

Subject #1: a male/white, medium build, approximately 30 years of age, short hair; wearing a blue hooded jacket, tan baseball hat, black pants, black shoes with white soles, and a black facemask.

Subject #2: female, thin build, medium length straight brown hair; wearing a light in color fur
style coat, dark colored pants, black shoes with white soles, and a light blue facemask.

Subject #3: male white, medium build, approximately 40 years of age, short hair;wearing a black leather jacket, blue pants, navy blue baseball hat, black shoes, and a black facemask.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at 5:06 PM.

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