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Gina Mershon of Romeoville received a letter from Chase Bank that contained detailed credit card information for other Chase customers. The bank admitted its mistake and said they're correcting the error. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Gets Letter From Bank With Others’ Credit Card Numbers

Fraudsters live for the kind of envelope a Romeoville woman got in the mail. She said it was filled with detailed account information, from other people.

CBS 2–02/21/2012

Police had several suspects in custody after this Portage Park bank branch was robbed Friday afternoon. (CBS)

Chicago Police Nab Bank Robbery Suspects

Five suspects were in custody Friday after a bank was robbed in the Portage Park neighborhood and police pursued a purported getaway vehicle.


This surveillance image shows a suspect believed to have hit the same Wicker Park bank in 10 days. (FBI)

Man Robs Same Wicker Park Bank Twice In 10 Days

A man who successfully robbed a Wicker Park bank 10 days ago robbed the same location again on Monday.


Robbery Generic Graphic. (CBS)

FBI: Wicker Park Bank Robbery Is Suspect’s Fourth

A suspect in three bank robberies struck again Saturday afternoon, authorities said.


Surveillance photo of the so-called "Wicker Park Bandit," a man suspected of robbing as many as 10 Chicago area banks. (Photo provided by the FBI)

‘Wicker Park Bandit’ Strikes Eighth Bank

Authorities are searching for the “Wicker Park Bandit” — last spotted robbing his eight bank, this one in the River North neighborhood Monday morning.



Naperville Woman Sentenced In Storefront Church Scheme

It’s off to the DuPage County Jail late next month for a Naperville woman who has pleaded guilty to charges connected with a storefront church investment scheme.


The FBI released this surveillance photo of a helmeted bank robber hitting a South Archer Avenue branch this week. (FBI)

Helmeted Man Robs 2 Banks In 2 Days: FBI

A man wearing a motorcycle helmet and brandishing a handgun is believed to have robbed two separate bank branches — one on the Southwest Side and one in south suburban Oak Lawn — since Thursday.


Surveillance video captured this woman robbing a Chase Bank branch in North Dearborn. (FBI)

Repeat Female Bank Robber Still At Large

It’s an everyday crime with an unusual suspect: a female bank robber who’s hit the same Chase Bank branch twice. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.


Stick Figure Bandit. (Credit: FBI)

‘Stick Figure Bandit’ Wanted By FBI

The FBI is on the hunt for a bank robber dubbed the “Stick Figure Bandit.”


Protesters demonstrate outside the Mortgage Bankers Association conference at the Hyatt Regency Chicago hotel on Oct. 11, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Protesters Target Mortgage Lenders

A day after “Occupy Chicago” protesters and union activists teamed up for a large rally in downtown Chicago, jobs and the economy remained key issues for protesters at a number of events in downtown Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

A man tried to rob an Chase Bank in South Holland, the FBI said. (Credit: FBI)

Police Hunt For Man Who Tried To Rob Chase Bank In South Holland

Federal authorities are looking for the man who tried to rob a Chase Bank branch in south suburban South Holland on Thursday.


Surveillance photo of the man who robbed the PNC Bank branch in Highland Park on Sept. 22, 2011. (Credit: Highland Park Police)

Police Search For Robber In Highland Park Bank Heist

A bank branch in downtown Highland Park was robbed on Thursday morning, the second bank heist in the area in the past three weeks.


Surveillance video captured this woman robbing a Chase Bank branch in North Dearborn. (FBI)

Woman Robs Downtown Chase Bank Branch

A woman sporting a pony tail and wearing a baseball cap and sunglasses robbed a Chase Bank branch in downtown Chicago on Tuesday morning.


Community activists want vacant buildings like this one, which are owned by banks after foreclosures, to be boarded up, cleaned up and secured before the first day of classes for the Chicago Public Schools. (Credit: CBS)

Protesters: Chase Should Secure Vacant Buildings Before School Starts

Big banks in Chicago are being urged to be more careful with vacant buildings they take back in foreclosure suits. As Chicago Public Schools get ready to open next week, a local group called Action Now wants to make sure vacant homes near schools are cleaned up and safe.

CBS 2–08/30/2011


Bank Employee Caught In Dominican Republic With Nearly $40K He Stole

Federal authorities say a south suburban bank employee almost pulled off his complex plan to steal $40,000 and jet out of the country with it, but until he neglected to disclose the money at customs in the Dominican Republic.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

Chase Bank

Fees Going Up For Chase Bank ATMs

Chase has more ATMs in Chicago than any other bank, and if you don’t have an account with Chase, using them will cost you more.

WBBM Newsradio–03/17/2011

Firefighter Corey Ankum Memorial Fund

Firefighter Corey Ankum was killed battling a blaze in the South Shore neighborhood. Ankum, who had been on the job less than two years, is survived by his wife and three children.


File Photo of Broken Glass (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

‘Angry’ Window Breaker Sought

Police are looking for a man who hurled a piece of concrete at a bank window and a can of fruit at a cell phone store.