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Vandalism In Chatham IL

  • 15 August 2018
Vandalism In Chatham IL

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information about multiple acts of vandalism in Chatham IL where numerous incidents of spray painted graffiti were found . This happened around the end of June. Images of the graffiti will be on this website which may help identify who is involved. Our website is where you can provide any helpful information anonymously. If you have any information about these acts of criminal damage or any other criminal activity you can stay completely anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 788-8427, or text us by typing TIP672, then your message and send it to crimes.  All 3 ways are anonymous and if an arrest is made based on your tip, you could be eligible for a cash reward up to 2500 dollars. Remember Crime Stoppers only wants your information, never your name.




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Aggravated Robbery

  • 30 July 2018
Aggravated Robbery
This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information about an aggravated robbery which occurred at the Circle K gas station, 1940 S Macarthur, on July 21st around 1145p. A thin black male approximately 5’6 to 5’8, wearing a brown zip up jacket with the hood up and a white bandana over his face, entered the store. The suspect told an employee to give him everything in the register and implied he was carrying a weapon. The employee put money in a large white purse the suspect had. The suspect fled on foot north in an alley. If you have any information about this aggravated robbery or any crime, you can stay completely anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 788-8427, or text us by typing TIP672, then your message and send it to crimes. Or you can use this website to leave a...
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  • 8 August 2018
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Vandalism at Gietl Park, Wilcox Elementary School

  • 29 March 2016
Vandalism at Gietl Park, Wilcox Elementary School

Seeking information on last week’s vandalism spree that damaged a concession stand at Gietl Park and a window at Wilcox Elementary School which appear to be the work of the same person or group of people.

Springfield Police's Most Wanted (3/17/2016)

  • 17 March 2016
Springfield Police's Most Wanted (3/17/2016)

The Springfield Police Department and the Sangamon County State's Attorney's Office are asking for the public's help in finding these people wanted for criminal offenses. Information useful to police include where wanted people are staying, what type of vehicle they are in, known hangouts or people they have been seen with recently.

St. Pattys Day Parade

  • 12 March 2016
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One arrested, two still sought in Rochester homicide

  • 3 February 2016
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ROCHESTER -- One man has been arrested, and the Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two others in connection with last week’s shooting death of 31-year-old Matthew Grady at his rural Rochester home.

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  • 6 August 2015
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