Sports Authority

Patrick Giles (Frankfort Police)

Suspect Charged In ‘Flash Mob’ Theft At Sports Authority, Others Sought

Patrick Giles has been charged with burglary and felony theft and taken to the Will County jail, Frankfort police announced Friday.


Sports Authority (CBS)

Sports Retailer Takes Steps To Deter Flash Robberies

Popular and expensive Starter jackets will no longer be displayed prominently at the front of Sports Authority stores. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.


Surveillance video of a flash mob robbery at a Chicago area Sports Authority.

Surveillance Video Captures Flash Mob Robberies At 3 Chicago Area Stores

Unbelievable surveillance video captured flash mobs dashing into store after store and running out with armloads and sometimes entire racks of sporting goods.


Sports Authority boasts eight floors of equipment and clothing. (Credit:

Best Sporting Goods Stores In Chicago

With a city so focused on sports, it’s little surprise that Chicago has some of the best sporting goods stores in the country. Whether a small mom-and-pop store next to a baseball stadium or a […]

CBS Chicago–10/03/2010