Barbara K, Melcher, 50, of the 800 block of Carriage Lane, was charged Oct. 3, with retail theft after police said she placed toothpaste and two bottles of perfume totaling $31.26 into her purse and passing the last point of purchase at Walmart, 1555 N. Rand Road.
Rocio Alvarez-Gomez, 31, of the 0 to 100 block of Dundee Quarter, was charged Oct. 7, with retail theft at Walmart, 1555 N. Rand Road. Police said she placed a health care product valued at $14.98 and did not pay for it while checking out and paying for other items.
Driving Under the Influence
Patrick G. Lyons, 27, of the 0 to 100 block of S. Evergreen, was charged at 1:57 a.m., Oct. 5, with improper turn, driving under the influence, BAC over .08 and speeding in the 200 block of E. Palatine Road.
Criminal Damage to Vehicle
Some time between 7 and 8 a.m., Oct. 4, someone threw a large rock through the rear window of a Chevrolet sedan as it was parked in the 1800 block of Iris Dr.
Burglary to Motor Vehicle
At approximately 4:27 p.m., Oct. 4, a victim reported that his passport was taken from his unlocked Chrysler van while it was parked in front of the Palatine Public Library, 700 N. Court.