Police at Northern Illinois University have issued an “all clear” after responding to a bomb threat at a campus building.
A man on a Metra train Monday night was only trying to ease his fears about a bad dream he had, but the note he passed to the train conductor was mistaken for a bomb threat.
Police said a bomb threat near Ogilvie Transportation Center on Monday was unfounded.
The Blue line subway stop at Jackson Boulevard, and the pedestrian tunnel that connects to the Red Line, have reopened Wednesday afternoon, more than two hours after they were closed due to a suspicious package.
A 19-year-old southwest suburban Lemont woman who told a Willis Tower security officer her companion “had a bomb’’ was arrested Thursday in the Loop, police said.
Operations at Mount Sinai Hospital are “back to normal’’ after someone threatened to blow up a building housing physicians’ offices Friday morning on the campus of the West Side hospital.
Nineteen-year-old Ryan Ricco, who allegedly threatened to blow up two schools last year on Facebook, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct and will spend a year on court supervision.
Two men have been charged with robbery in connection with a bomb threat at suburban Chicago bank.
Police Bomb & Arson investigators are trying to find the person who made a telephone call threatening to blow up a bomb at O’Hare Airport Saturday morning.
An 18-year-old Chicago man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a bomb threat made against Western Illinois University in October.