There is growing frustration in Naperville about an out of control number of home burglaries in the last several weeks.
In each case, the suspects smash windows to enter businesses, then take items inside, according to an alert issued by Near West District police.
Police in north suburban Skokie are searching for a cat-burglar striking house after house while the occupants are asleep. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards spoke with several victims.
Two men arrested for breaking into a north suburban home, where they tied up two teenage girls and stole a safe, were breaking into homes under construction in Lake County to support drug habits, police said.
Two people have been charged with burglary in connection with a spate of robberies this month in the River North neighborhood.
Police are warning about a burglar who strikes at night when people are home, asleep, reports CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli.
Elgin pawn shops, gold resellers and similar businesses are now required to use Leads Online to enter information about customers and items they’re pawning or selling. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.
A northwest suburban couple would scour the obituaries in local newspapers, then burglarize the homes of people who were attending funeral services for deceased family members, according to police.
Police in the northwest suburbs might have tracked down those responsible for more than 60 burglaries since January.
The owner of a popular coin shop in Evanston has been jailed, on allegations some of his biggest customers were crooks, and he knew it.
Police are warning Lincoln Park residents about four recent burglaries in the North Side neighborhood.
Thieves in Aurora have found a new target — robbing empty, foreclosed homes, causing thousands of dollars in damage and theft.
Chicago Police released surveillance photos of a suspected burglar Wednesday, hoping someone can identify the man accused smashing windows and taking cash drawers from at least three Lincoln Park businesses.
For the third time in just the past few weeks, police are trying to find some brazen thieves who get into stores by smashing their way in.
Chicago Police are warning residents of the Ukrainian Village neighborhood about a series of burglaries this month.
Police have issued a warning to Near West Side residents after a string of burglaries in the neighborhood surrounding the United Center.
Crime in Elgin is at a 40-year low, but police said they’re also seeing a dramatic spike in burglaries, which shot up 31 percent last year.
Gary’s new mayor is pledging to put the brakes on a growing number of burglaries in the city. That’s just one item on Karen Freeman-Wilson’s “to-do” list after taking office as Gary’s first female mayor.
Police are warning cell phone and electronics businesses in the downtown area that about a band of burglars that have been breaking in and stealing merchandise.
Police in several Northwest Indiana towns are looking for three Chicago men wanted for a series of daylight home invasions of elderly residents’ houses.