Thomas Chmura, 57, is charged with four counts of child abduction, related to his alleged offering of rides to a number of girls whose ages ranged from 11 to 14 in April.
A man died early Saturday after a shooting in south suburban Lansing.
Three bank robbery suspects stormed into a south suburban bank on Thursday, leaving two workers injured.
A Robinson Helicopter R-22 Beta crashed about 6:45 p.m. Monday during a training exercise at Lansing Municipal Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
A new DePaul College of Law study identifies three Chicago area communities that have the most instances of prostitution in hotels.
Indiana authorities have arrested a man accused of taking a 14-year-old girl from Hammond into Illinois and forcing her to have sex with him.
A man is dead after his gyrocopter crashed Monday morning at an airport in south suburban Lansing, Illinois State Police said.
A south suburban man arranged to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex, but she turned out to be an undercover law enforcement officer, the FBI announced Tuesday.
Police in south suburban Lansing, and the Indiana Department of Child Protective services, are investigating the death of a 9-year-old Chicago boy.
Two south suburban boys who had been missing since Saturday were found safe on Monday, shortly after police began seeking help finding them.
A 30-year-old driver was at work just a few hours when he picked up a passenger who police say shot and killed him early Saturday. CBS 2′s Marissa Bailey reports.
A man wanted for seven bank robberies in the Midwest has been arrested in Kentucky.
In robberies in Lansing and Munster, Ind., the suspect implied he had a weapon before receiving cash and fleeing.
Friday night was a lucky night for two lottery players in the south suburbs. A Mega Millions player and a Little Lotto player each won $250,000 in drawings held Friday night, according to the Illinois Lottery.
A man who went on a violent crime spree in southern Cook County and neighboring communities last spring has been sentenced to natural life.
Clients were getting more than massages at a Lansing massage parlor, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s office, which arrested four women including the owner for prostitution related charges.
Police say alcohol and jealousy over a woman were contributing factors in an incident early Sunday in which a northwest Indiana man fired a gun at a vehicle and then barricaded himself in a south suburban home.
Cook County Sheriff’s Police have seized two Capuchin monkeys and five dogs from a home in Lansing.
A 14-year-old girl from south suburban Lansing has been missing for a week, after going to visit family on the South Side of Chicago.
Ambulances were dispatched to a dry cleaners in south suburban Lansing in Monday morning for what a witness reported was fumes.