Neighbors Help Joliet Family Escape House FireTwo people spotted a house fire on Tuesday in Joliet and broke the glass door alerting the homeowners of the fire, in time for them to escape the fire.
Man Briefly Escapes Custody After Court Appearance On Far South SideA Cook County Jail detainee got a brief taste of freedom after a court appearance Wednesday morning.
Defendant Flees Court After Judge Revokes Bond, Is Caught Not Far AwayA 29-year-old man facing drug possession charges made a break for it at the Leighton Criminal Courts building on Tuesday, after a judge revoked his bond, but he didn’t make it far before he was arrested again.
Mexico Detains 13 In Escape Of Drug Kingpin "El Chapo"A statement from the federal Prosecutor's Office on Friday says 11 men and 2 women were arrested and taken to prisons. It did not name the suspects but said they were detained in connection with the escape.
Manhunt Continues For Drug Kingpin "El Chapo" GuzmanJoaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, who was considered Chicago’s “Public Enemy Number One” before he was arrested last year, escaped from a Mexican prison on Saturday, using an elaborate lighted tunnel.
Teen Escapes Juvenile Detention Facility In St. CharlesDenzell Walker escaped the medium-security Illinois Youth Center, at 3825 Campton Hills Dr., around 10 p.m., according to the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice.
Aunt Helped Killer Escape Jail, Kankakee County Authorities Say
Jail Escapee Tells Judge To ‘Stick It’ At Sentencing Kenneth Conley will be in federal prison for an extra 3 1/2 years, thanks to his daring 2012 escape from a federal lockup, the Sun-Times is reporting.
Escaped Michigan Prisoner Captured In IndianaA convicted murderer who slipped out of a Michigan prison Sunday, sparking a multi-state manhunt, has been captured in LaPorte County, Ind.
Bank Robber Pleads Guilty To Escape From Loop JailKenneth Conley changed his plea in U.S. District Court Monday after negotiating a plea agreement with prosecutors.
Bank Robber Who Escaped Federal Jail Gets 20 Years For HeistWhen Kenneth Conley was nearly caught two weeks after a daring jail break last winter, he allegedly told the FBI, “It happened once — what makes you think it won’t happen again?” Now, he’ll have plenty of time to try.
Bank Robber Indicted For Escape From Federal JailConley was charged with escaping from the MCC on Dec. 18, 2012 with his cellmate Joseph Jose Banks by scaling 17 floors down the side of the jail on a rope made of bedsheets and other material, according to the FBI.