Alex Bailey, 31, of the 300 block of West Evergreen Street, had just been ordered held in lieu of $50,000 bail in a retail theft case when he began swearing at Cook County Judge Peggy Chiampas. He was being escorted from the courtroom when he started shouting and called Chiampas a “b – - – -.”
A west suburban man who was supposed to appear in court on a retail theft charge is now being held without bond after making false bomb threat to the courthouse from a payphone inside the building.
Police used a coordinated attack on retail theft for the first time, linking up with retailers at Gurnee Mills and arresting four people.
A Chicago man who spent years in prison on a wrongful murder conviction is headed back behind bars.
Two southwest suburban teens were arrested this week for trying to pull off a crime that was literally as dumb as a box of rocks.
Former Chicago Bears running back Garrett Wolfe was arrested early Sunday in Miami.
Even if you don’t see any thieves or shoplifters as you shop on Black Friday, they still have their hands in your pocket as you shop.