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John Maniatis | photo from Frankfort Police
Sls April 16, 2014 at 12:55 am
I don't feel sorry for this jerk at all. He deserves everything he has coming to him. I guess youRead More have to drink alot when you live a double life. He has 1 family, then another secret one on the side, in the same town of Frankfort just a few miles away. It's all public record. Look at property purchases for Will County. He's an arrogant jerk who deserves what's coming to him.
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
Tony Debois outside federal courthouse in Chicago
Wilson Boozer April 9, 2014 at 05:49 pm
I don't seen anything about this scum being prosecuted for rape. Will he be classified as a sexRead More offender? Doubtful!
Stephanie April 9, 2014 at 06:31 pm
Doesn't matter. He's a former police chief going to prison. Hell never make it out alive
MiMi April 9, 2014 at 06:31 pm
Corruption and Cover up is ALIVE AND KICKING ALL OVER AMERICA.....it seems like there is a LOT OF ITRead More in government run agencies.
Kevin Oldaker
It Get's Better 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.
Donald Walsh. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Lenny Kravitz April 7, 2014 at 07:20 pm
10 days for domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery? Wow. so much for being held to aRead More higher standard. Was he armed when he beat this girl in her house at 3 am? I thought preventing a victim from calling for help via phone incurred harsher penalties? What about the burglary charge?http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2013/05/03/suspended-frankfort-cop-facing-new-burglary-charge/
Police outside of Adelman's Truck & Equipment in Chicago.
hobo April 3, 2014 at 07:48 am
Cool
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?
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.
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.
art March 26, 2014 at 02:21 pm
just shoot the s o b's cops can't catch anyone except when they have the nazi checkpoints.
Kerri U March 30, 2014 at 09:00 am
I guess that gives the homeowner more guts or reason to slam the door in people's faces but I am notRead More sure how that will deter a burglar from coming the door. A sign will not stop a criminal. People should do what they can to protect themselves and I would recommend a gun as a better deterrent.
Granny Gruntz April 1, 2014 at 11:10 am
*Looks like America is regressing to "the good old daze of the WILD, WILD WEST"! *Look atRead More me eye-to-eye and I will shoot you! *Look at me with a raised eyebrow and I will shoot you! *Look at me and smile and I will shoot you! *Accidentally bump into me on the sidewalk and I will shoot you! *Pass my car on the x-way and I will shoot you! *I believe IF all of these "gun toting paranoid individuals" would bother to actually read the original "right to bear arms" amendment - *That it reads "...the right to bear arms as part of a WELL REGULATED MILITIA"... *What is this "love affair" for carrying a gun? *What does it prove?
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.
Granny Gruntz April 1, 2014 at 10:51 am
*There were no injuries incurred by the recent fire at Gateway Manufactured Home Park. *The garageRead More of one of the houses was burned to the ground. *There was extensive and severe damage to the houses.
Brian Soehnholz. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
just my opinion March 22, 2014 at 01:22 pm
@art...who is Amanda? Your comments are disgusting.
KELLY MELENDEZ March 22, 2014 at 02:14 pm
Don't judge unless you know both sides of the story!!!
JEG March 23, 2014 at 01:15 am
Why would you go to three or four other locations then finally go to the police station? That wouldRead More have been my first stop after calling 911 from my cell phone that everyone has and I am sure the mother and the teen both had one .
Isaac Kruspe. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Acajudi March 23, 2014 at 10:12 am
He dug his grave with his penis! Leave the kids alone, and kids RUN and TELL! Who can you trust?Read More GOD only, for people are too nasty and sneaky!
Chicago Video March 26, 2014 at 01:09 am
P.O.S looks innocent to me ;) nah he is a rapist.
Lenny Kravitz March 26, 2014 at 01:26 pm
Jose Serna, of Joliet, is a non-compliant sex offender. Credit: Will County Crime Stoppers
art March 17, 2014 at 07:16 am
check gov. pat quinns basement. heard he could stay there if he votes for him.
Patch reader March 17, 2014 at 07:18 am
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