About 6:30 p.m., a man believed to be 50 to 60 years old walked up to three children in the 5700 block of West Belden and started talking to them, police said in a community alert. The man tried to lure them with money, but the children did not talk to him and ran off “to safety,” police said.
According to a community alert from Chicago Police, the girl was walking home from school in the 1000 block of East 63rd Street shortly before 4 p.m., when a man grabbed her from behind, and tried to pull her into a white full-sized van with painted windows.
Two children were walking to school near the 6100 block of South Rhodes Avenue on Monday morning, when a man apparently tried to lure them into his car.
Two city workers are being hailed as heroes after stepping in and saving a boy during an attempted kidnapping Thursday morning.
A 20-year old man was behind bars in Will County Thursday morning, after allegedly trying to kidnap two girls on their way home from school in January.
Chicago Police are looking for a man who attempted to kidnap a young girl Wednesday evening in the Little Village neighborhood.
Chicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.
A 55-year-old man with a previous criminal record allegedly tried to kidnap a 2-year-old Zion girl at Daley Plaza last weekend, but the girl’s father stopped him, then chased him down until police were able to arrest the man.
Advice about watching out for Mr. Stranger-Danger is as good today as it was decades ago, as there was an attempted kidnapping Tuesday on the city’s Far Northwest Side.
Police have issued a community alert to let Southwest Side residents know about the attempted kidnapping of an 11-year-old girl last week.
Police have released a sketch of the suspect in an attack on a 14-year-old girl at a CTA bus stop earlier this month in the Gresham neighborhood.
Police are searching for a man who tried to lure two girls to his vehicle in the Northwest Side Ravenswood neighborhood on Aug. 16.
Police are looking for two men who tried to lure a young girl into their van and kidnap her in the Englewood neighborhood.
Joggers are being warned after a man attacked a woman on the bike path alongside Lake Shore Drive in broad daylight last week.
Police are warning residents about a possible attempted kidnapping in west suburban Sugar Grove.
Police are looking for a man who tried to lure two young girls into his car, as they walked home from a Far Northwest Side school earlier this week.