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One of five anti-Israel protesters arrested after a rally in the lobby of Boeing headquarters in downtown Chicago. (Credit: Steve Miller/CBS)

Police Arrest 5 Anti-Israel Protesters At Boeing HQ

Five protesters were arrested late Wednesday afternoon inside the downtown headquarters of Boeing, after a demonstration against the company’s sale of military jets to Israel.

07/17/2014

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/01/2014

A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

ICE Agents Arrest 59 Criminals, Immigration Fugitives

Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Removal Operations officials have arrested 59 individuals in the Chicago area as part a month-long operation aimed at immigration violators and criminal aliens that led to nearly 300 arrests throughout the Midwest.

06/18/2014

Surveillance images of three separate incidents of taggers spray-painting graffiti on CTA trains in 2014. (Credit: Chicago Transit Authority)

CTA Cameras Helping Catch More Vandals

The CTA said its hundreds of security cameras have helped police make 60 vandalism arrests through the first three months of 2014 — the same number of graffiti arrests as all of last year.

04/22/2014

A police officer conducts a breathalyzer test.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Suburban Police To Crack Down On Drunk Driving Through Twitter

Get caught driving drunk in Riverside, and your name and offense will end up in the Twitterverse.

12/10/2013

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3 Arrested After Bolingbrook Shooting Leads To Car Chase

A squad car was rammed by the escaping vehicle during the chase that went onto Interstate 55 and ended in unincorporated Joliet.

10/07/2013

U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (left) and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (right) [Photo credit: Scott Olson/Mark Wilson/Getty Images]

Rush Meets With Kirk To Discuss Gangster Disciple Plan

Two prominent Illinois lawmakers met today about controversial comments one made about how to get rid of gangs in Chicago, reports WBBM’s Lisa Fielding.

06/04/2013

Protesters are arrested at City Hall on Monday. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM Newsradio)

School Protesters Arrested At City Hall

More than a dozen people protesting the plans to close more than 50 Chicago public schools were arrested on Monday at City Hall.

05/20/2013

Heroin

Feds Make Arrests In ‘Heroin Hotline’ Case

The defendants allegedly worked together to provide customers with heroin, usually in capsule form, in exchange for cash, after customers called a specific telephone number to place an order.

05/16/2013

Demonstrates were arrested as they laid down in the 61st street crosswalk at Cottage Grove Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Police Arrest Demonstrators Protesting School Closings

Opponents of the Chicago public schools closing plan are taking the gloves off…in the streets and in the courts. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

05/15/2013

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McHenry Task Force Makes 9 Arrests In Harvard Gang Suppression Effort

A special anti-gang unit has set up operations in far northwestern Harvard, and officials say it’s already yielding results.

WBBM Newsradio–05/01/2013

Chavell Anderson (center) has been arrested and charged with robbing a woman in Frankfort Square. The two other suspects remain at large. (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Arrest In Frankfort Square Robbery, Kidnapping

One person is in custody and police are searching for two others in the kidnapping and robbery of a woman in Frankfort Square.

03/07/2013

A melee breaks out during a basketball game between Corliss and South Shore high schools. (Justin Simonds)

Cops Break Up Melee At High School Basketball Game

Corliss High School was hosting South Shore Friday evening. During the game, a scuffle started on the court. Then people in the stands got involved.

01/11/2013

City Hall

School Closing Protesters Arrested At City Hall

Ten people who were arrested Friday night after camping outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Fifth Floor office in City Hall, to call attention to school closings, were released Saturday morning.

11/03/2012

Palo Brown, Felice Desilvia, Paris Starwalt (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Three Charged In Edgewater Jewelry Store Heist

Two of three people charged with robbing an Edgewater jewelry store Monday afternoon were denied bond Wednesday, while the third was ordered held on $500,000.

10/10/2012

Chicago police carry off a protester at Grant Park on Oct. 23, 2011. (CBS)

Judge Tosses Grant Park Arrests Of Occupy Protestors As Unconstitutional

A Cook County judge has dismissed charges against dozens of Occupy Chicago protesters who were arrested in Grant Park after a rally last October, ruling the curfew they were charged with violating is unconstitutional.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Empty Classroom

Report: Minority Students Turned In To Police In School Disproportionately Often

An investigation finds a disproportionate number of black and Hispanic high school students are turned over to police for infractions that result in other students being less severely disciplined.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2012

Handcuffs

2 Men Held In Sexual Assault Of 11-Year-Old Girl

Two men were in custody Saturday, after being arrested on charges of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl in Will County.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

Police Generic

20 Juveniles, 4 Adults Arrested In Gold Coast Ruckus

About 20 juveniles and four adults were arrested after police responded to reports of people being pushed in the Gold Coast Saturday.

08/26/2012

Two rocks of crystal meth (Credit: Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Prison Officers Across Indiana Arrested On Meth Charges

A federal indictment says 40 people are facing charges in connection to a methamphetamine ring that was run from an Indiana prison with the help of corrections officers.

08/22/2012

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