Anti-NATO protesters arrested for trespassing at the building housing President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters are loaded into a Chicago Police squadrol on May 14, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

7 Of 8 Protesters Arrested At Obama Campaign HQ Released From Jail

Seven of the eight protesters who were arrested outside President Barack Obama’s campaign headquarters on Monday were released from jail Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Tommy Rees

Notre Dame QB Rees Charged In Altercation With Police

Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees has been charged with four misdemeanors, following a confrontation with police early Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

Clinic Protest

10 Arrested At Another Demonstration To Save Mental Health Clinic

Ten protesters were arrested Monday night after another protest at the Woodlawn Mental Health Clinic, which is set to close next week.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

Rex Flodstrom, 40, was arrested at Oak Street Beach on Jan. 17, 2012, for surfing at a non-surfing beach. He has agreed to 20 hours of community service in exchange for dropping all charges. (Credit: CBS)

Surfer Arrested At Oak Street Beach Gets Community Service

A North Side man arrested last month for illegally surfing off Oak Street Beach will have the charges against him dropped if he completes 20 hours of community service.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012

Manny Ramirez

Manny Ramirez Arrested In Florida On Domestic Battery Charges

Former World Series MVP Manny Ramirez was arrested in a domestic incident near his home in South Florida Monday night.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

Alberto Luis Alvarez has a rap sheet of 99 arrests, police say. (Riverside Police Dept.)

Habitual Arrestee Uses 3-Year-Old As Begging Prop

A Chicago man was arrested for the 99th time Wednesday and charged with drug possession after allegedly using his 3-year-old child as a ruse to beg for money in west suburban Riverside.


Sean Avery

Report: N.Y. Rangers’ Sean Avery Arrested For Shoving Cop

New York Rangers star Sean Avery was arrested Friday morning for allegedly shoving a police officer at his Los Angeles home.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011

Car window broken. (Photo by Getty Images)

Man Arrested In Connection With Four Burglaries

A man has been arrested after detectives in southwest suburban Bolingbrook reportedly linked him to four recent burglaries.


Coal-Fired Power Plant

City Council To Discuss Power Plant Emissions

A Chicago City Council committee will take up a proposed ordinance that would clamp new restrictions on emissions from two Southwest Side power plants, both of which are fired by coal.

WBBM Newsradio–04/21/2011

Hal Baskin, candidate for 16th Ward Alderman in Chicago (Credit:

Aldermanic Candidate Arrested At Polling Place

A candidate for alderman was arrested Tuesday afternoon at a South Side polling place and later charged with assault.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011


Village Trustee Arrested After Resisting Arrest

A suburban village trustee charged with resisting arrest and driving without a license claims he was unfairly targeted and physically assaulted by the arresting officer.


Milton Bradley

Ex-Cub Milton Bradley Arrested In Los Angeles

Former Cubs outfielder Milton Bradley was arrested Tuesday morning in Los Angeles after he allegedly threatened a woman.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2011


Man Arrested With Cop Gear, Marijuana

A man found traveling with law enforcement regalia, ammunition and marijuana has been arrested by west suburban Naperville police.


Abidin Redzeposki

‘Date Rape’ Drug Found On Sex Offender After Arrest

A Northwest Side registered sex offender was ordered held on $25,000 bond Sunday after police found the so-called date rape drug GHB on him after he left the scene of a Saturday night accident.


Art of Pizza

3 ‘Young Juveniles’ Arrested For Taking Pizza From Woman

Three youngsters, one of whom was armed with a BB gun, were arrested after allegedly stealing a pizza from a woman walking to her Uptown neighborhood home Saturday night.