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Hostage Situation

David Jordan (left) and Peter Williams (right) have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, kidnapping and sexual assault. The pair shot two Harvey police officers who were responding to a robbery call, then took eight people hostage in a standoff that lasted nearly 24 hours. (Credit: Harvey Police)

Two Parolees Charged In Harvey Standoff

David Jordan and Peter Williams, have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, aggravated kidnapping, and aggravated criminal sexual assault.

08/22/2014

David Jordan (left) and Peter Williams (right) have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, kidnapping and sexual assault. The pair shot two Harvey police officers who were responding to a robbery call, then took eight people hostage in a standoff that lasted nearly 24 hours. (Credit: Harvey Police)

Two Gunmen Charged In Harvey Hostage Standoff

A convicted murderer who was on electronic home monitoring as a condition of his parole was one of two men charged late Thursday with taking six children and two women hostage after a shootout with Harvey Police this week.

08/22/2014

One of two suspects who took eight people hostage in Harvey is taken into custody Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Harvey Hostages Rescued, Suspects In Custody

Four remaining hostages who had been held captive for nearly 21 hours have been set free, and two suspects who engaged in a standoff with police in south suburban Harvey have been taken into custody Wednesday morning.

08/20/2014

Two suspects took six people hostage in Harvey on Tuesday. Four children were released by Wednesday morning, but the standoff stretched into its 18th hour. (Credit: CBS)

Harvey Standoff Continues; 4 Still Held Hostage

Two adults and two children were still being held hostage in south suburban Harvey early Wednesday, nearly 18 hours after the standoff began when two police officers were shot by the suspects.

08/20/2014

Police on the scene of a hostage stand-off in Harvey.

Four Out Of Eight Hostages In Harvey Released; Two Cops Wounded

Two Harvey police officers were shot Tuesday afternoon, and two suspects took five children and one adult hostage inside a home, authorities said. Two of the kids have since been rescued.

08/19/2014

Police officers surrounded a home in the 3500 block of West 79th Place on Monday, during a possible hostage situation. (Credit: CBS)

3 Dead, Including Suspected Gunman, After Shooting In Ashburn

Dozens of Chicago police officers descended a home in the 3500 block of West 79th Place, after receiving reports of people shot shortly before 9 a.m.

06/09/2014

A SWAT team officer stands outside an Arlington Heights home, where a hostage situation had ensued after a gunman shot a police officer. The SWAT team later shot the suspect, and the hostage was unharmed. (Credit: CBS)

SWAT Team Kills Barricaded Suspect Who Shot Cop

SWAT team officers shot and killed a gunman who allegedly shot an Arlington Heights police officer late Thursday, after the suspect barricaded himself in a home and held a woman hostage.

12/12/2013

Police Lights Police Car

Hostage Situation In Rogers Park Ends

Chicago Police are responding to a possible hostage situation Friday afternoon in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood.

09/13/2013

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3 In Custody After Hostage Situation Ends On West Side

The hostage situation began after police officers were sent to a building near Ashland Avenue and Hastings Street about 3:16 a.m., when they received a call about a domestic dispute.

02/22/2013

John Christopher Martel, 22, was charged with one misdemeanor count of Disorderly Conduct and one misdemeanor count of Unlawfully Permitting a Minor to Become Intoxicated. (Schaumburg Police Department)

SWAT Team Storms Schaumburg Apartment After 5-Hour Standoff

Police in Schaumburg charged six people Thursday in connection with a five-hour standoff in which party-goers barricaded themselves inside an apartment and held one occupant against her will before SWAT officers forced their way in.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Five Hour Standoff Now Over

A five hour standoff is over in Oak Forest with nobody hurt.

WBBM Newsradio–04/21/2011

Carleton Washburne School

‘Butt Dial’ Blamed For Error That Sent SWAT Team

It turns out that a false alarm at a Winnetka school that prompted a SWAT team response was actually the result of a “butt dial.”

CBS Chicago–01/05/2011

Austin Biehl talks Monday night Nov. 29, 2010 in Marinette, Wis. about being taken hostage at Marinette High School by another student earlier in the day, as his mother Carla looks on at right. A student armed with a handgun burst into a Wisconsin high school classroom at the end of the school day and held nearly two dozen students and a teacher hostage for more than five hours Monday, authorities said. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Wisconsin School Closed After Hostage Situation

A high school hostage situation in Wisconsin is over, after a student pulled a handgun and held 23 classmates and a teacher before shooting himself.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010