A man accused of robbing an elderly woman of her purse in a north suburban parking lot two weeks ago has been identified as the same man who was arrested Tuesday for allegedly committing a series of carjackings in Chicago, one of which led to the death of an 11-year-old boy.
Sometimes the wheels of justice turn slowly. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
One attack happened Friday morning near Hintz Road and Haddow Avenue. The other, about a mile and a half away in Lake Arlington Park. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
A man on parole was charged after he barricaded himself inside a three-story apartment building Friday morning after a dispute with a woman.
Hundreds turned out Saturday as the Chicago Police Department opened the doors of the Police Academy to potential recruits
Police are searching for suspect who carjacked an off-duty Chicago Police sergeant in the South Shore neighborhood late Friday.
The smallest of crimes could get you in big trouble with cops in Northwest Indiana. They’ve launched a special team of officers from several cities – stopping dozens of people each night.
A man died early Saturday after a shooting in south suburban Lansing.
Niles police are looking for a man who tried to entice a teenage girl to go with him Wednesday evening.
Police and firefighters were not included in the 2011 law that barred other public sector unions from collectively bargaining over anything other than base wage increases no greater than inflation.
A 17-year-old mother was found fatally shot in a Northern Illinois back yard early Thursday – the apparent victim of a murder-suicide perpetrated by the father of her baby.
Police in west suburban Riverside say they arrested two men over the weekend they believe are responsible for more than 40 burglaries since April.
Mayor Emanuel addressed the escalating number of shootings around the city and says some headway is being made in the war against crime.
A man followed two teenage girls and grabbed one of them early Saturday on the West Side.
Police are searching for up to two suspects who robbed and attacked business owners and pedestrians on the Near West Side in the last two weeks.
Chicago Police say a postal worker has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, which has been confirmed by the Post Office.
Police issued an alert Saturday warning Woodlawn residents of a man attempting to lure children with candy.
The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the death of a one-month-old baby Friday in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
The most recent fatal shooting happened about 1:50 a.m. Saturday in the Hyde Park community, roughly half a mile from President Barack Obama’s home in neighboring Kenwood.
The Kenosha Police Department is seeking information is seeking information on the whereabouts of Lamarkous D. Washington.