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• Thieves stole the front bumper between 10 p.m. Jan. 5 and 7:20 a.m. Jan. 6 from a 2006 Honda Civic LX in an apartment lot on the 2200 block of South Goebbert Road.
• Police conducted an additional 25 hours of specialized traffic enforcement over the holidays to target intoxicated drivers. They issued 12 warning or traffic citations for speeding violations and 12 warning or traffic citations for other moving or non-moving violations, but did not arrest any motorists for DUI. Police also conducted an additional 20 hours of specialized traffic enforcement to target seat belt violations. They issued 23 traffic citations for seat belt violations and four warning or traffic citations for other moving or non-moving violations. The campaign was funded by federal safety funds.
• Vandals damaged vehicle tires around 11:30 a.m. Jan. 8 on the 200 block of Wayne Court.
• Isidro T. Tinio, 74, of the 600 block of Brookside, Algonquin, was arrested around 12:12 p.m. Jan. 8 at 7435 Barrington Road and charged with retail theft.
• Eddie Rojo 24, of the 1800 block of Whiting, Hanover Park, was arrested around 2 p.m. Jan. 8 at County Farm and Lawrence roads and charged with possession of marijuana.
• Vandals damaged a door Jan. 7 at the Metra depot, 1975 Lake St.
• Thieves stole a cellphone around 8 p.m. Jan. 6 from an employee at Auto Zone, 1557 Irving Park Road.
• Burglars stole jewelry in early January and discovered Jan. 6 out of a home on the 7300 block of Iris while the residents were on vacation.
• Three shoplifters were arrested Jan. 3 in a store at 7435 Barrington Road after a security agent told police they took merchandise. Wilson N. Rubio, 31, of the 6900 block of Hanover, Hanover Park, was arrested at 2:40 and 4:39 p.m. Tejpal R. Shah, 62, of the 700 block of Leslie, Schaumburg, was arrested around 3:49 p.m. Eduardo Jimenez, 24, of the 7300 block of Gladiola, Hanover Park, was arrested around 4:59 p.m. All were charged with retail theft.
• A man was scammed out of $5,000 Jan. 3 after he received a phone call from a man claiming to be from the IRS. He told the resident he owed the money and he would be arrested if he didn't send it by purchasing Green Dot money cards and call him with the card numbers. The victim did as he was told. The offender then told him his wife needed to send $6,000 or she would be arrested. After receiving several phone calls from the scammers, the victim and his family became suspicious and contacted police.
•Thieves stole both windshield wipers between 8:30 p.m. Jan. 3 and 11:30 a.m. Jan. 4 from a 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander in the emergency room parking lot at St. Alexius Medical Center, 1555 Barrington Road.
• Burglars cut a window screen between Jan. 4 and 7, opened the window and front door at a home on the 900 block of Evanston and stole $700, a broken TV valued at $100, a video game console, five video games, and 10 DVDs.
• Police performed an additional 44 hours of holiday traffic enforcement aimed primarily at enforcing seat belt violations, using federal safety funds. Officers made one suspended driving arrest, one unlicensed driving arrest, one drug-related arrest, wrote up two motorists for no proof of insurance, and issued 33 seat belt and six speeding violations.
• Gilberto Carmona, 39, of the 4800 block of South Throop, Chicago, was arrested around 8 p.m. Dec. 28 at Sears in Woodfield Mall and charged with retail theft. Reports said a security agent saw him take a pair of shoes. His court date is Feb. 11.
• Magaly Gomez, 18, of the 1200 block of Westchester Drive, Hanover Park, was arrested Dec. 28 at Target, 2621 W. Schaumburg Road, and charged with theft. Reports said it was discovered that employee Gomez had under-rung purchases between Nov. 30 and Dec. 24. Value was estimated at $73. A court date is Jan. 21.
• Irene Chris Zyung, 36, of the 400 block of Franklin Lane, Elk Grove Village, was arrested around 4:15 p.m. Dec. 28 in a store lot at 38 E. Golf Road and charged with endangering life/health of a child. Reports said a witness saw her leave her car around 3:45 p.m. while her two small children remained alone. The witness returned 10 minutes later and noticed that the children were still alone. Officers waited for Zyung, who returned to her car around 4:14 p.m. They determined that the children had been in the car for 30 minutes in 45-degree weather, reports said. Her court date is Feb. 14.
• Alma Delia Lucero-Guzman, 34, and Yurida Vega-Cid, 32, both of the 4300 block of Linden Lane, Rolling Meadows, were arrested around 9:48 p.m. Dec. 21 at Sears in Woodfield Mall and charged with retail theft. Reports said a security agent saw them take miscellaneous clothes. They had children with them, reports added. Their court date is Jan. 15.
• Jennifer Lynn Rosseland, 26, of the 500 block of Autumn Drive, Delevan, Wis., was arrested around 3:10 p.m. Dec. 22 at Target, 2621 W. Schaumburg Road, and charged with retail theft and violation of bail bond. Reports said a security agent saw her take children's bedding. Her court date is Jan. 21.
• Agnieszka Kieronska, 32, of the 100 block of Red Fox Lane, Elk Grove Village, was arrested around 7:24 p.m. Dec. 23 at Macy's in Woodfield Mall and charged with retail theft. Reports said a security agent saw her take tops and a blazer. Her court date is Feb. 4.
• Amanda N. Volstorff, 37, of the 2900 block of Hillsboro Lane, Lake in the Hills, was arrested around 6:50 p.m. Dec. 26 at Sephora in Woodfield Mall and charged with retail theft. Reports said a security agent saw her take 10 cosmetic items. Her court date is Feb. 4.
• Dzenita Basic, 38, and Predrag Cimesa, 35, both of the 3600 block of 43rd Street, Highland, Ind., were arrested around 5:20 p.m. Dec. 21 and charged with retail theft and criminal damage to property. Reports said a security agent at Lord & Taylor in Woodfield Mall saw them take two dresses. They damaged them when they removed the theft sensors, according to reports. A court date is Feb. 4.
Alejandro Ruiz, 34, of the 2400 block of South Harding, Chicago, was arrested around 3:30 p.m. Dec. 20 at Abercrombie & Fitch in Woodfield Mall and charged with retail theft, obstructing identification, and violation of bail bond. Reports said a security agent saw him take a bottle of perfume valued at $74 and hide it in his jacket sleeve. He gave an officer a fake name and had an active warrant out of DeKalb County, reports said. He was placed on immigration detainer by the Immigration Customs Enforcement agency (ICE). His court date is Jan. 24.