The West Springfield Police District Station reported the following crimes in December, through the week of Dec. 19, 2011.
Burglary: A home in the 9300 block of Burke Road was burglarized between 9 a.m. and 5:10 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 8. An investigation determined entry was forced through an interior garage door, but the exterior garage door was unlocked. Money and jewelry appeared to be missing.
Graffiti/Bias Incident: Police located graffiti containing a racial slur spray-painted on the exterior of White Oaks Elementary School at 6130 Shiplett Boulevard around 3:51 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11.
- Burke Road (9500): Wallet stolen from business
- Burke Commons Road (6000): DVDs stolen from business
- Little River Turnpike (7600): Wallet stolen from business
- Middle Ruddings Drive (8300): Video game system stolen from residence
- Rolling Road (6100): Laptop computer stolen from residence
- Tralee Woods Court (7500): Wallet stolen from residence
- Western Street (4700): Purse stolen from business
- East Rockglen Court (7900): 1999 Ford Escort
- McWhorter Place/Weyburn Drive: 1994 Acura
- Metro Court (4500): 2012 Chrysler
- Seminary Road (5700): Chevrolet Geo Metro