Burglar steals $11,100 worth of jewelry from Peoria home
PEORIA — Jewelry worth about $11,000 was reported stolen from a Peoria home Friday, a woman told police. The woman returned to her home on the
Peoria woman reports false teeth stolen after 10 days of searching
PEORIA — After searching for 10 days without success, a 72-year-old Peoria woman on Tuesday reported her missing false teeth stolen.The woman told
Man steals from tip jar but police track him down in West Peoria
WEST PEORIA — Police were able to track down a man who allegedly swiped money from a tip jar at a gaming cafe.About 11 p.m. Sept. 14, the Peoria
Here's why Money magazine ranks Peoria best city to live in Arizona
Money magazine ranks Peoria 29th on its 2018 list of the 50 best places to live in the U.S. It's the only Arizona city to make this year's list.
Mail was stolen from 100 victims
A White City woman was arrested Tuesday morning on more than 100 counts of mail theft and forgery with an unknown total loss to victims. The Pacific Northwest Violent Offenders Task Force found Amanda Marie Sims, 36, hiding in a mobile home park in the 3200 block of Antelope Road in White City, according to a Jackson County sheriff’s release. She faces an additional six counts of identity theft, six counts of forgery and one count of criminal possession of a forgery device.
Peoria man helps himself to tip jar and blows money on cheap stogies
PEORIA — Police tracked down a man who swiped tips from a sandwich shop, but he had already blown the money on cheap cigars.Sunday, Peoria police
Thieves take more than $2,000 in merchandise from Peoria Victoria's Secret
PEORIA -- Thieves apparently took most of the merchandise that adorned a front table of a Northwoods Mall lingerie store, according to police.The theft
Employee reports 10 IUDs missing from Peoria gynecology office
PEORIA — Nearly $4,400 worth of intrauterine birth control devices appears to have been misplaced from a local gynecology office, according to
What Peoria gives and receives from the IHSA boys basketball finals
PEORIA — A thrilling overtime Class 3A state basketball championship game saw Morgan Park secure another state title. A few hours later, Whitney
How to prevent your packages from being stolen
Package theft is a big issue that has affected 30 percent of Americans. Here are some tips to get your items safely delivered in time for the holidays
NY man allegedly found with 10-inch knife in car
NEW CANAAN - A 32-year-old man from White Plains, N.Y. was arrested for allegedly having a 10-inch-long knife on him when he was pulled over for speeding, police said On Jan. 28 around 7:10 p.m., police said they pulled over Jeffrey Mackey, of Baylor Road, for going 45 mph in a 30-mph zone on Old Stamford Road. While speaking with the White Plains man, police said they saw a large black knife with a serrated blade on the floor of the passenger side…
Woman is stabbed to death with a 10-inch hunting knife in a library reading room
Sometime around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, a man stepped into the quiet of the Winchester Public Library's reading room, approached an unsuspecting woman from behind, and pulled out a 10-inch hunting knife As other library patrons watched in horror, the man stabbed the woman again and again on her head, chest and torso, according to the Middlesex District Attorney's Office The bleeding woman staggered toward the door,…
Driver of stolen car runs from police; man in tank top sought
Authorities are searching for a man who ran from police Thursday in DeWitt, Iowa.
Minnesota probe finds no proof stolen money aided terrorists
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's legislative auditor said Wednesday that an investigation found no proof that money defrauded from a state child care program found its way to terrorist
Why the devices stolen from the Modesto Apple store might not work
The products a group of thieves took from the Apple Store at Vintage Faire Mall on Wednesday likely are on their way to the black market far from here, police say. It’s also unlikely the thieves are local. But what they stole might be useless.
Red Devils top Peoria Christian
GRANVILLE — The Hall Red Devils opened the 2013 Tri-County Conference basketball tournament in winning style Tuesday, defeating Peoria Christian 65-58.
Authorities seek tips after car stolen from Shullsburg residence
SHULLSBURG, Wis. — Authorities seek tips after a distinctively colored 2018 Dodge Charger SRT8 was stolen early Wednesday from a rural Shullsburg residence.
Authorities seek tips after multiple vehicles stolen from Galena Territory
THE GALENA TERRITORY, Ill. — Jo Daviess County authorities are investigating a series of vehicle thefts and burglaries in The Galena Territory in the past several days.
Word on the Street: What exactly is ICE doing in Peoria County?
What exactly is ICE doing in Peoria County?Some of our readers may have seen a story online last week from the money-in-politics site Sludge, picked up by
Police give tips to prevent packages from being stolen
The number of stolen packages from people’s porches and residents jump significantly during the holiday season, but there are some precautions people can take to thwart thieves, according to …