Disorderly Conduct

Chicago Police officer Sean Patrick Dailey charged with disorderly conduct for making a false police report to avoid a DUI in Niles.  (Photo Courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Cop Accused Of Calling In Fake Bar Fight To Escape DUI Arrest

A Chicago Police officer falsely reported a raucous bar fight so he could avoid a possible DUI arrest in northwest suburban Niles, Cook County prosecutors said Wednesday.

02/29/2012

Rex Flodstrom, 40, was arrested at Oak Street Beach on Jan. 17, 2012, for surfing at a non-surfing beach. He has agreed to 20 hours of community service in exchange for dropping all charges. (Credit: CBS)

Surfer Arrested At Oak Street Beach Gets Community Service

A North Side man arrested last month for illegally surfing off Oak Street Beach will have the charges against him dropped if he completes 20 hours of community service.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012

Dorian Ford, 19, is charged with felony disorderly conduct for allegedly faking his own kidnapping to get $1,000 in ransom from his family. (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff)

Man Fakes Own Kidnapping To Take $1,000 From Family

A southwest suburban man who wanted to get money from his family staged his own kidnapping to demand $1,000 in ransom, according to police who later arrested him.

02/08/2012

Handcuffs

Man Caught Making Bogus 911 Calls In Boxers At Subway Shop

Police in Sandwich, Ill., arrested a middle-aged man in a Subway sandwich shop in broad daylight over the weekend, after they found him standing in his boxers as he made inappropriate calls to 911.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

Court Case Graphic

CTA Driver Acquitted Of Lying About Being Beaten By Cop

A former CTA bus driver was acquitted Tuesday on charges that he lied about being beaten up by an off-duty Chicago Police sergeant.

10/18/2011

Handcuffs

Cops: One Held, One Questioned After Separate Boating Incidents

A Batavia woman who prompted a frantic search when it was believed she fell into the water and went missing was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct because she was “hiding’’ while multiple fire and police emergency crews were looking for her Saturday night on the North Side, police said.

07/31/2011

Emmett DeFrisco, 18, was charged with disorderly conduct, after a prop -- two bricks covered in duct tape, with wires sticking out -- he was using for a cos-play event at Millennium Park was found near "The Bean," prompting a bomb scare and an evacuation of part of the park. (Credit: Facebook)

Teen Says Suspicious Package At Millennium Park Was ‘Misunderstanding’

An 18-year-old Lincoln Park resident accused of causing an evacuation at Millennium Park Saturday evening told WBBM Newsradio 780 that he was taking part in a “costume play” and that it was all a misunderstanding.

WBBM Newsradio–07/10/2011

Garrett Wolfe

Former Bears RB Wolfe Arrested In Miami

Former Chicago Bears running back Garrett Wolfe was arrested early Sunday in Miami.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2011

Jail/Prison

Man Hires Prostitutes, Tells Wife He Was Kidnapped

A 32-year-old southwest suburban man is facing a felony charge after allegedly paying a man and woman to have sex with him, then telling police and his wife he’d been kidnapped.

03/17/2011

McDonald's

Unruly McDonald’s Customer Refuses To Pay For Sauce

Police were called to a northwest suburban McDonald’s when a man refused to pay for extra barbecue sauce.

11/18/2010

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