Defendant Escapes, Briefly, From Cook County Bond CourtA spokeswoman for the Cook County Sheriff said the office is investigating how Chambers was able to make it out of the courtroom.
Police: Man Body-Slammed Officer After Tirade At Gizmo's Fun FactoryCarlos Kehl allegedly body-slammed an off-duty police officer and put another in a headlock after causing a disturbance in Orland Park.
Joliet Man Charged With Breaching O'Hare Checkpoint, Trying To Board PlaneA Joliet man was facing multiple criminal charges after allegedly breaching a security checkpoint at O'Hare International Airport on Sunday and trying to board a Spirit Airlines flight.
Man Accused Of Using Pit Bull During Robbery Faces Felony ChargesAn Aurora man has been charged with attempting to rob another man and releasing a pit bull on sheriff’s police Thursday night in the western suburb.
Pair Charged After Officers Pushed, Bitten In EnglewoodTwo men were charged after two police officers were pushed and bitten while responding to a domestic disturbance Friday afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
Warrant Issued For Man Suspected Of Dragging Waukegan Cop From Stolen CarWaukegan police have obtained an arrest warrant for 18-year-old Santos Martinez, who is believed to be the driver of the vehicle that hit and dragged the officer on Saturday when police spotted a stolen car and tried to get the people inside to come out.
Brother Of Man Fatally Shot By Police Charged With Attacking OfficerMichael Beal, 28, of Indianapolis, was ordered held in lieu of $500,000 bail on charges of aggravated battery to a police officer and attempting to disarm a police officer.
Man Charged With Breaking Into Car, Fighting Police OfficersOff-duty CPD officers saw 32-year-old Jovany Flores “inside a vehicle that did not belong to him” at 11:28 p.m. in the 2300 block of West Wolfram, according to a statement from Chicago Police. When the officers identified themselves, Flores “became upset and irritated” and began to fight them, police said.
Police: DUI Suspect Attacked, Threatened Riverside OfficersA west suburban man charged with DUI in Riverside early Sunday has also been accused of attacking officers and damaging police equipment during his arrest.
Officer Hit After Seeing Man Nosing Around Mayor’s Security VehicleEdwin Torres and Maria Baez, both 31, face one felony count each of burglary, police said in a statement. Baez is also charged with aggravated battery to a peace officer, also a felony.
Bar Employee Punches Boss; Injures Cops After Escaping HandcuffsIsrael Alcantar-Abrego, 24, of Aurora, remains in DuPage County Jail in Wheaton on $50,000 bail. He faces trial on charges of aggravated battery of a peace officer, resisting or obstructing a police officer and battery, according to police and DuPage County Circuit Court records.
Pair Charged In Fatal Shooting Witnessed By Chicago PoliceChristian Alvarez, 18, is charged with first-degree murder; and Antonio Castaneda, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, aggravated battery to a peace officer, and attempting to disarm a peace officer, according to Chicago Police.