A convicted burglar, car thief and would-be forger is free on bond and awaiting trial, after allegedly assaulting a west suburban Naperville police officer during a disturbance at the man’s home.
Ever walk up to a door, give it a tug, then realize you’re supposed to push, to get it open? Well that’s exactly what happened to a would-be burglar in Wicker Park who was caught on video tugging and tugging on an unlocked door that he just could not seem to open.
He broke in to a resale shop in Waukegan and worked hard to clean up after himself. How do we know this? Because he was caught on camera doing it.
An intruder attacked the homeowner with a hammer in the man’s garage, and the homeowner stabbed the burglar with a knife.
Police are warning about a burglar who strikes at night when people are home, asleep, reports CBS 2′s Mike Puccinelli.
A northwest suburban police officer got a surprise Wednesday when he went home for a lunch break and found a 21-year-old neighbor burglarizing his home.
A west suburban family returned home early Christmas morning to find that their house had been burglarized, Aurora police said.
Police say Gregory Cook repackaged stolen goods for Christmas gifts for his friends and family.
A would be burglar with a bit of the holiday spirit is now behind bars
A homeowner shot an intruder in his home in unincorporated DuPage County near Naperville on Tuesday, but the suspect was able to get away.
The search continues for a South Side man who is accused of trying to break into a west suburban home and then leading police on a chase through three suburbs.
Neighbors in Englewood are not pleased after an 80-year-old man was arrested for shooting a man who was allegedly burglarizing his house.
Footprints in the snow turned out to be the key in a burglary case in Crystal Lake.
A man left an alleged burglar in critical condition with stab wounds Monday morning in the South Side Park Manor neighborhood after coming home to find him trying to leave with his Xbox and flat screen TV.
A homeless man who allegedly broke into the home of White Sox general manager Kenny Williams, then drank beer, ate pizza and defrosted a lobster, was formally charged with burglary on Monday.
Police in Evanston have arrested a man who is suspected of burglarizing a car parked inside of a garage, but only taking $15.91 in change.
Bond was set at $100,000 Friday for a northwest suburban man caught by police trying to throw away jewelry allegedly taken during several residential burglaries.
A homeowner shot and wounded a burglar early Monday morning in the back yard of his South Chicago neighborhood home.
Police have released photos of a man who forced his way into a Streeterville residence then stole a car Tuesday on the Near North Side.
A south suburban Chicago Heights man had a gun and used it on an intruder this week, and now the alleged home invader is dead.