College Student From Naperville Lied About Hate Crime, Police SayA black University of Iowa student from Illinois lied about being the victim of a hate crime and was actually an aggressor during several drunken fights that began inside a bar, police said Tuesday.
Woman Charged With Making False Report After Hit And Run CrashA 21-year-old woman was charged with making a false report claiming that her car was stolen after she lost control of the car and crashed it into a creek in Waukegan.
Police: Woman Lied About Sighting Of Suspects In Fox Lake Police Officer's MurderA 30-year-old woman has been arrested for filing a false police report, after allegedly lying about seeing two of the three suspects in the killing of a Fox Lake police officer, prompting an intense search that lasted about five hours in neighboring Volo.
Woman Charged With Lying About Attack, AbductionA 39-year-old woman has been charged with filing a false police report, after allegedly lying about being attacked and kidnapped outside a CTA train station on the West Side.
Woman Gets Probation For Filing False Report Of Sexual AssaultA 47-year-old west suburban woman was given probation Monday for falsely reporting a sexual assaulted while walking home from a train last November.
Man Charged With Trying To Trick Naperville Police Into Driving Him HomeAn Aurora man is facing charges, after he allegedly tried to trick Naperville police into giving him a ride home from work.
Calumet Park Cop Acquitted In Brutality CaseA south suburban police officer accused of tripping a teen and later grabbing him by the throat after the boy made a wisecrack was found not guilty during a bench trial on Monday.
Police: Riverside Woman Made Up Rape StoryA Riverside woman said she was raped near a Metra station last week, setting off a massive police search and putting a neighborhood in fear.