Woman Charged With Using Flamethrower To Set Car On Fire, Reporting It StolenA 47-year-old woman faces arson charges after police say she set her car on fire with a flamethrower two weeks ago, and then falsely reported the car stolen.
Police: 3 Teens Charged In Carjackings Might Be Tied To Carjacking RingPolice said the trio might be connected to as many as 16 carjackings since Halloween.
Several Arrests Made In Recent Rash Of CarjackingsPolice said three juveniles were arrested Tuesday night in connection to possibly 16 carjackings on the Southwest Side between Halloween and this past Sunday.
Man Shot And Killed In Palos Heights Home“It does not appear domestic-related right now,” Palos Heights Police Deputy Chief Dave Delaney said. “Perhaps some type of business relationship.”
Driver Charged After Crash That Injured CPD Officer In South ShoreAnia Ramsey was charged with a felony count of aggravated fleeing, four misdemeanor counts of criminal damage to property and one misdemeanor count of criminal trespass, police said.
1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Monday Shootings On South, West SidesThe day’s latest shooting happened at 8:26 p.m. in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.
Group Beats, Robs Man In South LoopOne of the males grabbed the victim and took his wallet while the others hit and kicked him, police said.
1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsA man was killed and 11 other people were wounded from Friday evening to Monday morning in weekend shootings across Chicago.
Carjackings Reported In Logan Square, Morgan ParkBarbara Martin, 52, was pulling out of a driveway near 115th and Oakley, when two men pulled up in another car. She told police one of them got out, threatened her with a gun, and ordered her to get out of the car and on the ground.
6 Arrested When Stolen Vehicle Chase Leads To Crash With CPD Squad CarA police helicopter first spotted the 2015 black Infiniti speeding off the Dan Ryan Expressway at 95th Street, according to Chicago Police.
Off-Duty Police Officer Stabbed In Head In Domestic IncidentThe 47-year-old woman was involved in a “domestic incident” at about 8:15 a.m. near 76th and Stony Island, police said.
Person Of Interest In Custody In Slaying Of Mokena BartenderKaitlyn Kearns was found dead inside her 1996 Jeep Cherokee late Wednesday night, in rural Kankakee County. She had been shot in the head.