These are some of the items police recovered following a high-end watch theft. (CBS)

Cops Put High-End Loot On Display After Busting Theft Ring

It all started with police looking for seven high-end watches — worth $400,000 – stolen from a Gold Coast shop. In the hunt for those time pieces, the cops hit a jackpot.


Stolen cigarettes were among the items seized by police in a crackdown on retailers who sell them. (Chicago Police Dept.)

Cops Crack Down On Retailers Who Sell Stolen Goods

A new law in Illinois is allowing police and retailers to work together to crack down on organized retail theft. CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.


Federal authorities look over counterfeit NFL merchandise intercepted at O'Hare Airport. (CBS)

Feds Crack Down On Fake NFL Merchandise Ahead Of Super Bowl

Authorities intercepted fake official football jerseys at O’Hare International Airport. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.


CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 18: Taj Gibson #22 of the Chicago Bulls reaches for a rebound against Kris Humphries #43 of the New Jersey Nets during the game on February 18, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Gear Flying Off The Shelves

Derrick Rose and the Bulls have ended their season with another slam dunk — at the sporting goods store.

WBBM Newsradio–04/27/2012

Best Buy

Buyers May Want To Consider ‘Refreshed’ Merchandise

Display models or slightly used goods can command some serious discounts at the store, but usually with the warranties and return policies of new items.