Monday, May 13, 2013
The alleged robber is thought to be a Chicago man connected to two other robberies in Palos Hills and Norridge; the FBI are seeing the suspect.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is now involved in the hunt for the man believed to have robbed three Bank of America locations, including one in Willowbrook at 9:45 a.m. on Monday morning, according to a release from the FBI Chicago Field Office. According to an FBI release, a man believed to be Joseph Anderson, 32, of Chicago, entered the Bank of America at 6300 Kingery Highway in Willowbrook, “made a verbal demand for money and threatened harm to the bank personnel.” He was wearing a White Sox cap, glasses, a dark hooded sweatshirt and jeans. Anderson, 32, is charged with one count of bank robbery from an April 29 heist at a Bank of America branch in Norridge, according to the FBI. Investigators say Anderson also robbed a …
Monday, November 12, 2012
Patch has created a searchable database of the FBI's recently released 2011 stats on violent crimes and property crimes.
The FBI recently released its 2011 Uniform Crime Report, which compiles information from local law enforcement about violent crimes and property crimes in their communities. Use the pull-down menu to find your city or town. Violent crimes and property crimes are listed as totals, and are then broken down into several categories. Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault are all categories of violent crimes. Burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson are all categories of property crimes. For more crime data or a further explanation of the types of crimes listed, you can visit the FBI's website.
Monday, October 1, 2012
John Terzakis, who pleaded guilty to conspiring to defraud clients of Vesta Strategies, was sentenced last week in federal court.
The following is a release from the Federal Bureau of Investigation: John Terzakis was sentenced on Sept. 27 in federal court to 84 months in prison for conspiring to defraud the clients of Vesta Strategies, United States Attorney Melinda Haag announced. He was also ordered to pay full restitution, in an amount to be determined by the court. Terzakis, formerly of Hinsdale, owned Vesta through Single Site Solutions Corp., a Willowbrook company that at one time managed land-development and commercial real estate projects in the Chicago area. Vesta was a qualified intermediary for the purpose of conducting tax-deferred real estate exchanges pursuant to Internal Revenue Service Code Section 1031 (26 U.S.C. § 1031). Vesta, previously based in …