Samiah Lomax (Credit: Illinois State Police)

Girl, 5, Found Safe After Abduction In University Park

Two people took Samiah Lomax from her grandmother’s home in University Park shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday, according to Illinois State Police. It started with a home invasion, escalated into a physical fight, and ended with Samiah being abducted.


Celsie Erwin (left) and Corbyn Erwin (right) .

Amber Alert For Two Missing Girls Downstate Canceled

An Amber Alert issued Monday for two missing girls in the downstate Illinois town of Marion has been canceled.


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AMBER Alert Canceled After Siblings Found Safe

A 3-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl have been found safe, after they were allegedly abducted by their father in Waukegan on Thursday.


Deangelo Fountain. (Credit: Park Ridge Police)

Man Arrested In Park Ridge Carjacking, Kidnapping

An Evanston man has been arrested in Thursday’s abduction of a 5-year-old boy, Park Ridge police said Saturday morning.


Drake Whitker (Photo supplied by Park Ridge Police)

5-Year-Old Boy Found Safe In Skokie After Abduction In Park Ridge

A 5-year-old boy who was the subject of an AMBER Alert was found safe in Skokie on Thursday, after he was taken in a carjacking earlier in Park Ridge.


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Police: Man Who Kidnapped Daughter Still On The Loose

Police are searching for a man who kidnapped his 3-year-old daughter for several hours before she was reunited with her mother Thursday night in south suburban Lansing.


Nicholas Hurley and Cleo Younce. (Credit: Champaign Police

AMBER Alert Canceled For Missing Teen From Champaign

Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for a missing teenage girl from Champaign.


An AMBER Alert has been issued for 8-year-old Sophia Snow (left), who police believe was abducted by her mother, Jennifer Ansari (right). (Credit: Fishers Indiana Police)

AMBER Alert Issued For Missing Indiana Girl

Police in Indiana have issued an AMBER Alert for an 8-year-old girl who has been missing since Friday.


Bryeon Hunter (Credit: Maywood Police)

Source: Police Believe Missing Maywood Child Is Dead

A missing one-year-old boy from Maywood was killed by somebody who was upset that the child could not be potty-trained, sources said.


Bryeon Hunter (Credit: Maywood Police)

Three Suspects Cleared In Child Abduction; Boy From Maywood Still Missing

Authorities have cleared three men who were initially suspected of abducting a one-year-old boy, who was still missing on Wednesday.


Bryeon Hunter (Credit: Maywood Police)

AMBER Alert Issued For 1-Year-Old Maywood Boy

Illinois State Police have put out an AMBER Alert for a one-year-old Maywood boy who they say was abducted by three men this afternoon.


Lisa Elizabeth Brown (Credit: Cedar Hill police)

Amber Alert Cancelled After Missing Girl Found In Indiana

An amber alert out of Texas that had a connection to Chicago has been cancelled, after a girl and her non-custodial mother were found, reports WBBM’s Michele Fiore.


Artistic Fletcher, 1, was declared missing after his father took him out of a Kankakee hospital amid an investigation into the cause of the boy's bruises. (Police handout)

Missing Kankakee Baby, Parents Located In Florida

A Kankakee couple was pulled over in Florida on Tuesday, five days after police issued an “endangered missing persons advisory” for their 1-year-old son, when they took him out of a hospital as authorities investigated how he ended up with multiple bruises.


Kimberly Delgado

Girl Found Safe After Car Stolen With Toddler In Back Seat

Police have canceled an Amber Alert after a child who was abducted overnight in Bensenville was located.


Mia Graci Thompson, a 3-week-old girl, was the subject of an Amber Alert on Sept. 27, 2012, Illinois State Police said. (Credit:

Mom Charged In False Amber Alert, Abandoning Baby

Officials in Stark County, Illinois have charged the mother of a 3-week old in the child’s disappearance yesterday, that caused an Amber Alert.


Mia Graci Thompson, a 3-week-old girl, was the subject of an Amber Alert on Sept. 27, 2012, Illinois State Police said. (Credit:

Amber Alert Canceled For Central Illinois Infant

State Police announced Thursday night Mia Graci Thompson was recovered and the Amber Alert was canceled.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Tillie Armour, Cleophus Cooks

Father Surrenders After Allegedly Kidnapping Girl, 1 1/2, A Week Ago

A man has surrendered to police with his 1 1/2-year-old daughter, after police issued an Amber Alert following the girl’s alleged kidnapping from the South Side’s Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Illinois State Police have issued an AMBER Alert for 1-year-old Moriah Milan (left) and 2-month-old Audermar Peterson (right). Police say they were abducted by their non-custodial mother, Nyway Abbaa, in Peoria on May 10, 2012. (Credit: Illinois State Police)

AMBER Alert For Missing Peoria Children

Illinois State Police have issued an AMBER Alert about two missing babies who were abducted by their mother in Peoria Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2012

Porter Stone

Kidnapped Heart Transplant Patient, 5, Found Safe In Alsip

A 5-year-old boy with a serious heart condition is awaiting a reunion with his mother in the southwest suburbs, while the boy’s father and grandmother stand charged with kidnapping him from a St. Louis hospital.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Eriberto Perez, 8, was taken without permission by his mother's boyfriend, police say. (CBS)

Missing 8-Year-Old Palatine Boy Found

An 8-year-old boy Palatine boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert Friday has been located — alive and well, police say.