Police Warn Of Catalytic Converter TheftsPolice say almost all the thefts of catalytic converters happened late at night, or in the overnight hours.
West Side Recycling Plant Raided As Police Investigate Stolen Catalytic ConvertersPolice from several towns raided a recycling plant on the West Side Wednesday. What they found were hundreds of expensive catalytic converters believed to be stolen from cars and trucks.
Palos Park Police Issue Community Alert About Catalytic Converter TheftsThieves used electric saws to remove the catalytic converters from two vehicles at the Metra station at 123rd Street and 82nd Avenue on Thursday.
Chicago Men Charged In Skokie Catalytic Converter TheftsSkokie officers pulled them over about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 7300 block of Lawndale Avenue after realizing the white minivan they were in matched the description of a vehicle connected to recent thefts.
Naperville Police Nab Man Suspected Of Stealing Catalytic ConvertersA west suburban man was arrested after he was caught red-handed stealing a catalytic converter from an SUV.