Stolen Goods

Stolen goods recovered from a warehouse in the 2600 block of West 35th Street.  (Credit:Chicago Police)

Police Recover $500K In Stolen Chocolate, Booze, Other Goods From South Side Warehouse

A search warrant executed Saturday led Chicago police to recover more than $500,000 in stolen chocolate, alcohol and other merchandise from a South Side warehouse.

06/02/2013

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.

05/23/2013

A motor cycle helmet the Cook County Sheriff's office believes was stolen. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Sherriff’s Office On Deadline To Find Owners Of Items Believed To Be Stolen

The Cook County Sheriff’s office is on a deadline – trying to find the owners of several thousand dollars worth of golf clubs, motorcycle helmets and other things believed to have been stolen out of people’s storage lockers.

02/27/2013

Gregory Cook is accused of using stolen goods as Christmas presents. (Credit: Riverside Police Dept.)

Man Accused Of Trying To Use Stolen Goods As Christmas Presents

Police say Gregory Cook repackaged stolen goods for Christmas gifts for his friends and family.

12/21/2012

James Coello, owner of North Shore Coins, is accused of knowingly buying stolen jewelry, gold and other goods from burglars. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Evanston Coin Shop Owner Charged With Buying Stolen Goods

The owner of a popular coin shop in Evanston has been jailed, on allegations some of his biggest customers were crooks, and he knew it.

CBS 2–09/26/2012

Hundreds of stolen goods -- including bicycles, baby strollers and packages taken from victims' doorsteps -- were placed on display at a Chicago police station after police recovered them from the Lincoln Park home of a man suspected of running a high-end fencing operation. (Credit: CBS)

Hundreds Of Stolen Goods From Lincoln Park Raid On Display

They thought they’d never see them again; Stolen bikes, strollers, unopened packages. But on Monday, some North Side residents were getting their stolen property back after they were recovered in a raid on an alleged burglar’s home in Lincoln Park.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

Diversey Avenue Crash

Car With Stolen Goods Crashes On NW Side

A police chase on the city’s Northwest Side ended when two suspects crashed a car full of stolen items overnight.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2011