"Distraught" Off-Duty Police Officer Arrested After 12-Hour StandoffPolice were called to the 6500 block of North Onarga at 11:37 p.m. Tuesday for a “distraught male” in a vehicle, police said. He was taken into custody about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and taken to a hospital for a mental health evaluation. No one was injured.
SWAT Responds To Barricade Situation In Edison ParkOfficers responded about 11:37 p.m. to a call of a “distraught male” inside a vehicle in the 6500 block of North Onarga, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
Barricade Situation Closes Midlothian Schools TuesdayBremen High School and all Midlothian School District 143 schools are closed Tuesday due to the police activity.
Barricade Situation Ends In Blue IslandSWAT teams surrounded a home at 119th and Longwood shortly before 10 a.m.
No Injuries Reported After Barricade Situation In AustinSWAT team members were called about 10:45 p.m. Monday to the 1100 block of North Waller, where the male was threatening suicide, according to Chicago Police.
3 In Custody After 5-Hour Standoff At Jeffery Manor HomeOfficers initially responded at 5:10 p.m. to a call of shots fired in the 9800 block of South Bensley, and a police SWAT team responded when a male refused to give himself up, according to Chicago Police.
1 Dead, Suspect In Custody After Standoff In Little VillageA 68-year-old man was found dead, and a 37-year-old man was taken into custody, after a standoff that lasted more than four hours in the Little Village neighborhood on Monday.
Man Surrenders To SWAT Officers After 8-Hour Wauconda BarricadeA person turned himself in to SWAT officers early Tuesday after pouring gasoline throughout his northwest suburban Wauconda home and barricading himself inside for more than eight hours.
Barricaded Man Shoots Squad Car Then Surrenders In Will CountyJohn Patrick Thomas has been charged with aggravated discharge of a firearm and was booked into the Will County Adult Detention Facility shortly before 7 p.m., according to the Will County sheriff’s office.
Barricade Situation In Hyde Park Home Resolved Without IncidentA man barricaded himself inside a Hyde Park neighborhood home early Monday, prompting a Chicago Police SWAT response on the South Side.
Barricade Situation In Portage Park Resolved Without IncidentNo injuries were reported and police said Sunday morning no charges were expected to be filed.
Man Taken Into Custody After Rogers Park Barricade SituationA man has been taken into custody after barricading himself inside an apartment Thursday morning in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood.