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Smartphone Technology Leads To Arrest In Bucktown Rape

Smartphone technology helped police track down and arrest a 16-year-old boy who allegedly raped a woman in her Bucktown home on Sunday.


ATM Robberies

Police Seek Robbers Who Hold Up Victims At Bank Of America ATMs

Police are searching for three men who have been going up to people and robbing them at gunpoint at Bank of America ATMs on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012

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Waukegan Robbers Ordering Victims To Disrobe

Thieves in the Waukegan area appear to be taking a new tactic to delay their victims from calling 911.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011

Hines Ward

Mix-Up Leads To Police Detaining Hines Ward At Gunpoint

A mix-up over a reported stolen car led to Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward briefly being detailed by police at gunpoint on Thursday. According to police, Ward released without being arrested.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

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Cops: Man Held Family At Gunpoint

A 53-year-old man is being held on $500,000 bond after allegedly holding his family at gunpoint before surrendering to police.


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Man Robbed At Gunpoint In Elmhurst

While cleaning out his vehicle, a man was held at gunpoint in the west suburbs.


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Couple Robbed At Gunpoint In South Loop

A couple is recovering Tuesday morning, after being robbed at gunpoint and beaten a day earlier in the South Loop.