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seer. April 18, 2014 at 07:56 pm
I blame steve for the cop on a rock- he should know better than to do the act while the squad is inRead More motion.
HF Homeowner April 19, 2014 at 06:26 am
Thank you HF Patch for the OMGPD section...it's good to see you're referencing & posting newsRead More worthy stories from other Patch communities! Good job!
Harry Callahan April 19, 2014 at 06:45 am
I think the PATCH needs to check their PATCH and their mechanics.
Amani Ibrahim, accused of felony theft and bad parenting.
sklogw April 13, 2014 at 10:24 am
Drawn on eyebrows and a heavy coat on the the lower lid, that's just wrong!LOL Not as wrong asRead More trying to pin it on your 12 year old daughter though, that's just scandalous!
Titan Dad April 13, 2014 at 04:45 pm
Forget the eye shadow. Should of tried to steal a mustache waxing kit.
Joe Tinley April 15, 2014 at 08:50 pm
Oil can Harriett
AK April 10, 2014 at 09:55 am
Nick002, i was just thinking the same thing!!
SouthSide April 10, 2014 at 03:33 pm
I saw her facebook page. Wow. Unless she borrowed all those clothes and gold and diamonds, sheRead More certainly isn't spending her money on her children. And gosh does she ever adore herself.
Patrick Dunne April 10, 2014 at 10:46 pm
$200 per day to have a dumpster on the street? Toni is not the only thief in the City.
Kevin Oldaker
They Don't Get It April 8, 2014 at 03:40 pm
Find him!!!
jack hess April 14, 2014 at 10:26 am
Sound like the Judge set a low bond, that why he was out, even with his past convictions. If peopleRead More only new what low bonds some Judges give out on serious charges, specially in CROOK COUNTY,IL.
Benjamin Lawton
Milwaukee Mike April 11, 2014 at 10:49 am
Rico Suave April 6, 2014 at 07:24 pm People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only becauseRead More rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf. Remember this Benny G and all you other scum sucking Liberals out there. The police in these ghetto areas are chasing them down every night in an attempt to keep them from coming into your so called safe areas. Appreciate their sacrifices and don't give this white Fucktard the time of day. Hey Kenneth! Love teh comments... Who else would say fucktard on here?
Frank G. April 11, 2014 at 11:50 am
Benny G. I think you hate the police because your dad was a abusive cop who poked you in the assRead More when you were growing up.
Benny G. April 11, 2014 at 12:46 pm
Frankala, I was sloppy seconds to your ripe hole. He was a tiger, huh...LOL Donna the residentRead More "split tail" comment bag- Go iron my shirts and STFU...LOL
John Wrana, in uniform during World War II, and in his later years before a police officer shot and killed him with beanbag rounds.
John Santaella April 10, 2014 at 07:47 pm
Brains? We don't have no stinkin' brains. We don't need no stinkin' brains
Magilla Gorilla April 12, 2014 at 07:25 am
@ knee jerk. Although the upper limit IQ for officers is 105, the target IQ is between 94-98. TheRead More average IQ of a U.S. citizen is 100. Whenever you are speaking to a police officer, you are most likely speaking to someone with an IQ considerably Lower than your own. Please remember to speak slowly, always try to limit the amount of syllables in each word to less than three, and try not to laugh... Cuz They get Really Paranoid. Must be the drugs.
Magilla Gorilla April 12, 2014 at 07:28 am
@ Santaella. Robots, Droids or whatever you want to call 'em. They want programmable individuals whoRead More will NOT hesitate to KILL. At some point, Robocops are coming to your town.
Police outside of Adelman's Truck & Equipment in Chicago.
hobo April 3, 2014 at 07:48 am
stan April 4, 2014 at 12:51 am
Hobo are you a hobo?
Danimal April 6, 2014 at 07:56 pm
Real smart. Steal commercial vehicles that most likely had company logos on them. Duh?
Raudel Arteaga, 59, is alleged to have dragged a woman to his car and raped her. She was able to jot down his license plate number as he drove away. | Cook County Sheriff
art April 1, 2014 at 07:07 am
he's gov. pat quinns lover,and living in his basement(as long as he votes for him)
Dion Jones April 6, 2014 at 07:46 am
@ art grow up please.
sklogw April 15, 2014 at 03:25 pm
Looks constipated.
Adam West March 30, 2014 at 09:23 am
Does anything happen in Darien anymore?! I never see any articles about anything happening inRead More Darien, the Lion's Club pancake breakfast, the armed robberies at the gas stations, the 75th St. construction, city council budget, anything Darien related! How can you call this the Darien Patch when there is nothing about Darien in. Every other town or city has a Patch site that has articles related to their town. We get lazy editors who just copy and paste from other news sites.
Kelly O' March 30, 2014 at 06:17 pm
You don't have a lot of crime in Darien. Thank your lucky stars.
Dennis Robaugh (Editor) March 30, 2014 at 11:13 pm
@Bambi: OMGPD is a feature that recounts some of the more unusual crime stories in the Chicago-areaRead More suburbs. It's appeared weekly in your Deerfield Patch for about 2 years. @Adam West: I will email you directly with more information about Darien Patch, one of the Patches in the region that has been without a full-time editor for the last year.
Allis Franklin, 66, and Horace Brownfield, 63
Ernie Souchak March 28, 2014 at 08:01 am
ripping off your church is the lowest of low
MzRoxy March 28, 2014 at 11:55 am
I know Mr. Brownfield personally and I truly believe he's an innocent bystander. So believe HALF ofRead More what you hear.
Brandon March 30, 2014 at 08:33 am
You can be nice and a thief. Come on?!!
Tom Lunde March 27, 2014 at 02:18 pm
Hopefully this has not put you off of using public transportation.
RB March 27, 2014 at 02:41 pm
Video must be a hoax...it shows a working CTA escalator!
art March 30, 2014 at 10:14 am
I'm sure she had her female lover on her mind.
jim April 3, 2014 at 07:49 am
bigbaker agreed
Auroran April 4, 2014 at 01:58 pm
Actually, today (April 4th) she WAS fired. However, I find it a great example of ridiculous unionRead More rules that it took them this long to do so.
Tom RS. April 5, 2014 at 09:13 am
She will have cost all us taxpayers a lot of money when this is all done. Millions in lawsuits andRead More probably a million plus in repairs to the system. I could be wrong, but maybe a little more training and evaluation needs to be implemented before someone is turned loose at the controls...
Elizabeth Colvin March 26, 2014 at 09:34 pm
Another mentally disturbed person needs to be punished . I wonder if we had the eye for eye thereRead More would be less crime.
Jamie March 28, 2014 at 01:15 am
All i can do is SMH.
charlies angel March 28, 2014 at 05:06 pm
Just last week there was a show on tv about urban legends & clowns. One of the stories was aboutRead More razor blades & poison in candy. I think these shows give sickos ideas. just my thought.
Screen grab from CBS.
Deerfield Resident March 27, 2014 at 09:41 am
Arthur....the complaint about unions is that they defend employees such as her....she should haveRead More been fired the first time! She has people's lives in her hands....unions make it impossible to weed out bad employees...
Arthur Huff March 27, 2014 at 09:51 am
Deerfield, if it comes out that the union had a role in what happened in February being handled theRead More way it was then I'm right there with you. But we don't know that yet. All we know now is that the CTA handled it that way, we don't know why. For what it's worth, and I'm just pointing out facts for the sake of the discussion, in this crash and the one in New York it was a union official who told the press that the operator dozed off. Doesn't sound like they were trying to protect either of them, does it? In both of these cases they could just give us the standard "we are still trying to determine the cause blah blah blah" but in both cases they admitted right away that the driver was totally at fault. I'm not saying unions are perfect and don't obstruct weeding out bad employees, i.e teachers and tenure, but in this case we have no indication YET that it played a role.
Sue1 March 28, 2014 at 10:25 am
It would be interesting to get a copy of their contract. I would bet they have some sort ofRead More progressive discipline language in it, which would explain why she wasn't fired after the first incident.
Jeremiah Thompson, 21, of Lansing is charged with murder.
anon ymous March 25, 2014 at 01:16 pm
Sadly, child abuse crosses racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic lines. Speaking of anger and hateRead More issues, art....
art March 26, 2014 at 06:48 am
you libs are all a like.liberals killed this baby.
art March 26, 2014 at 06:49 am
liberals like anon ymous killed this baby. you should be a shamed of your self you filthy animal.
Ameriah Roberson, 19 months | Family photo
Beege Marshall March 20, 2014 at 05:20 pm
Laura et al ...... This is NOT the forum for the issue of abortion. Oh Gawd ....... how OLD are youRead More ?? How much life experience have you had/lived ?? Take a General Biology course, and better, also an Anatomy and Physiology course if you need to figure out when "a human is a human"..... it's called "viability". Look up "viable"......able to survive outside the womb. "Who am I to decide" ? Well, I've spent my entire life around medicine. In addition to that mini medical course I just gave on viability, there are 7 doctors in my family so far, 8th "to be" in pre med, and ALL of those, male and female, believe each woman and her doctor are the only ones to decide the individual circumstances she is facing ....... not YOU or anyone else !!! In addition reread my own "story" above about my own life threatening pregnancy. I "walked the walk". No one could decide for ME ..... NO ONE !!!! And that includes YOU !!!
art March 21, 2014 at 06:39 am
rdh53,if the father sticks around baby mama won't get the welfare ,link,and section 8 checks.
Brian James March 22, 2014 at 01:50 am
This is a true tragedy; on a side note, it is sad to see all of the goose-steppers trying to makeRead More this about something other than a child being murdered.
Jill Ann Sauerbier March 19, 2014 at 09:55 am
OMG! HPD is out of control! Why oh why did they have to "rough up" a 82 year oldRead More defenseless woman???? That is your tax dollars at work. Anyone with similar horror stories about the HPD, please, post the stories on the HF Patch. WE need to know what is going on in this town. Here goes mine. January 2012 my mail carrier delivered the wrong mail. Actually two peoples mail. I attempted to return it. She said "you will get your mail tomorrow". Her initials are LB. She then called her boss and the HPD. She lied, said I went running down the street yelling and screaming and pre- vented her from doing her job. That is a lie. She filed a false police report, and nothing was done to her. I would never dream of filing a false police report! The officer believed her. Let's call him Officer T. He yelled at me, told me I was "under arrest for disorderly conduct" All because I asked for my mail!!!!! He yelled at me. Told me "GET OVER HERE!". I started walking over there. I DID NOT resist. He picked me up LITTERALLY and threw me into the back seat of the squad car. I bounced around all over. I am surprised I did not break an arm or a leg. He yelled and cussed at me all the way to the police department. I was photographed, finger printed and searched and locked up in a cell!!!! All because I asked for my mail. Can you imagine???? I was beside myself. I had to do community service because she lied. Nothing was done to her! Can someone tell me why? This nightmare because she delivered the wrong mail! She can't even do her job correctly. The VP was aware of this incident and did NOTHING about it. Fact were distorted, lied were told. Everything but the truth. We are paying taxes for this!!!!! Next time you see Mr. H. ask him why he allows his police officers to rough up old ladies and pick up residents and throw them into the back seat of a squad car. Let's see if he is honest. If you have similar stories about the HPD PLEASE post them on the HF Patch. People need to know what is going on in this town. Thanks for listening, and I hope that poor 83 year old lady is OK. The article said she had to have stiches. SHAME ON THE HPD.
Ima Copp March 19, 2014 at 03:56 pm
You received Community Service means you were found GUILTY the Judge apparently did not buy yourRead More story--nuff said
Vernon Cherrywood March 29, 2014 at 01:41 pm
I think the facts of the entire situation need to be revealed before passing judgement. If thereRead More were any illegal actions by the police, they will be rightly disciplined. Homewood may have a lot of problems but corruption is not one of them.
Baby Paul Fronczak, in a photo taken hours before he was taken from Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago in 1964.
Magilla Gorilla March 20, 2014 at 08:21 pm
Sorry, I meant Higher Percentage.
frank March 21, 2014 at 12:36 pm
First full day of Spring, the day is bright and we still have the same ole Patch.Read More ##################
sklogw March 23, 2014 at 02:16 pm
It's a shame that the lawyer would represent her. I guess the welfare queen was not the only oneRead More that would do anything for a buck. Where was his morals?
Acajudi March 12, 2014 at 06:34 pm
Look at all the killers, who are too dumb to look at the crimes of others and the punishment! DoRead More not do it, or you willpay the lawyers and still rot in prison or death row. Some kill the entire family for insurance!
Joel March 14, 2014 at 01:04 am
The man lost his soul.
Susan March 14, 2014 at 09:22 am
That (Man) MONSTER lost his mind. I don't believe he even had a soul. He was GREEDY and SelfishRead More especially after his children and close friends testified how much in love this couple were. His new name is SATAN and whatever Country Club he ends up in, ( I hope it's Stateville or Menard Prisons ) he won't need an internet to find other displaced Women because he will have all and any Bitches ready to claim him. I feel the worst sadness for his Family,and grandchildren. Satan loses again
This may be the tiger that Big Run Wolf Ranch owner John Basile brought to a bar. | Courtesy of Carrie Soukup Mitcheff
AED April 1, 2014 at 08:47 pm
Hater dont trip worry bout wat i say or do aite
AED April 1, 2014 at 08:47 pm
Have a blessd life aite deucez
Todd April 4, 2014 at 01:30 am
The tiger isn't a "kitty cat"!!! IT IS A TIGER!!!!
Police Lights
sklogw March 24, 2014 at 02:11 pm
FOM: No, I don't think I am. I gave my opinion about the story. No one is talking about allRead More prisoners but if that is your question to me then yes, I believe that all people who commit crimes and are found guilty should pay for their stay in jail. They should pay restitution.
Deerfield Resident March 24, 2014 at 04:07 pm
I like any thing that makes life tougher for criminals....make them work to pay for theirRead More incarceration (love it!).....secondly, how much has this Country taken a step back when your health care program is called obamacare (no caps) embarrassing to say the least!
FaceOnMars March 24, 2014 at 06:05 pm
sklogw: while we weren't "talking about all prisoners" specifically, I don't think itRead More would be fair/just to apply conditions such as the requirement to pay for incarceration to one prisoner, but not all. As a general principle, I'd be kind of torn ... since it might only fuel the circumstances which might lead to greater recidivism and enable "Big Prison" industry to continue to incarcerate non-violent offenders at an alarming rate.
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