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Portage, Ind. police released this sketch of a suspected bank robber.  (Portage, Ind. Police Department)

Sketch Released In Portage, Ind. Bank Robbery

The armed robber fled MainSource Bank, 5959 U.S. 6, around 1:45 p.m. Monday after demanding money.

10/28/2014

Chicago Police Cmdr. Glenn Evans. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Commander Accused Of Brutality Has Many Supporters

Several Park Manor residents have rallied around Glenn Evans, the Chicago police commander who is accused of terrorizing a criminal suspect. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

10/23/2014

FBI

Suspect In Air-Traffic Disaster Apologizes Online For ‘Leaving Big Mess’

Brian Howard was charged in federal court with one count of destruction of aircraft or aircraft facilities, the FBI said in a news release.

09/26/2014

Terence Doddy, a suspect in two murders in Illinois, crashed a stolen car into a tree in Rock County, Wisconsin, after a high-speed chase on Friday. (Credit: WISC-TV)

Double Murder Suspect In Custody In Wisconsin

The Rockford man wanted for killing two people earlier this week was in custody in Wisconsin on Friday afternoon, after leading police on a high-speed chase that ended when he crashed into a tree.

07/04/2014

Terence Doddy / photo from Illinois State Police

Police Searching For Rockford Man Wanted In Connection With Two Murders

Illinois State Police are searching for a Rockford man in connection with the murders of two people.

07/02/2014

Surveillance photo of the suspect who assaulted an elderly man at a northwest Indiana train station Thursday morning. (NICTD police)

Suspect Assaults, Robs Elderly Man At Hammond, Ind. Train Station

Indiana authorities have released a surveillance photo in an effort to catch the man who assaulted an 84-year-old man and stole his wallet.

06/27/2014

Police issued this photo of a suspect who attempted to sexually assault a woman early Tuesday on the Near West Side. (Photo from Chicago Police)

Woman Attacked After Exiting Blue Line Station

A man, thought to be in his late teens or early 20s, attempted to sexually assault a woman in the 900 block of West Van Buren Street at 12:18 a.m. after following her as she rode the Blue Line from the Lake station.

05/21/2014

Photo Of Stun Gun (AP Photo)

Theft Suspect Dies Two Weeks After Being Shocked With Stun Gun

During a retail theft arrest about 12:15 a.m. in the 200 block of West North Avenue on May 7, officers used a stun gun on 23-year-old Dominique Franklin, who was resisting arrest and “refused to cooperate with officers,” police said.

05/21/2014

Amber Creek (Credit: Racine County Sheriff)

Details Expected Tuesday On Arrest In 1997 Murder Of Palatine Teen

Police in Racine County have arrested a suspect in the murder of Amber Creek. Her badly beaten and nearly frozen body was found near Burlington, Wis., in 1997.

04/08/2014

This suspect is wanted in connection with attacks on women in Park Forest. (Park Forest Police)

Park Forest Police Warn Parents Against Letting Kids Walk Alone, After Attacks

The most recent attack came Wednesday, near Forest Trail Middle School. A man held a knife, motioning for a 13-year-old girl to come toward him. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.

04/03/2014

Surveillance photo of a man who robbed a bank branch in Melrose Park on July 2, 2013. Eric Murchinson, 44, has been charged in that robbery, as well as a fatal stabbing in Chicago's Roseland neighborhood the same day. (Credit: FBI)

Melrose Park Bank Robbery Suspect Charged In Roseland Murder

A South Side man suspected of robbing a west suburban Melrose Park bank last year has been charged with murder in connection with a 2013 fatal stabbing in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side that happened the same day.

03/28/2014

This suspect is wanted in connection with attacks on women in Park Forest. (Park Forest Police)

Women Targeted In Series Of Attacks In Park Forest: Police

Someone’s attempting to grab women in south suburban Park Forest, and police are urging residents to be on the lookout.

03/20/2014

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Domestic Battery Suspect Shot, Killed By Sleepy Hollow Police

Two northwest suburban police officers fatally shot a suspect in a domestic battery Sunday after he slashed at them with a knife.

03/10/2014

Artist rendering of battery suspect (Mount Prospect Police)

Older Man Asks 22-Year-Old For A Date, Touches Her Inappropriately When She Refuses

The battery suspect is described as being between 50 and 60, 150 pounds and having a protruding stomach. He’s losing his dark-colored hair and walked while “leaning back and to the right.”

03/08/2014

FBI

FBI: Man Arrested After Naperville Bank Robbery

A man suspected of robbing a PNC Bank branch in west suburban Naperville Friday afternoon was arrested.

02/14/2014

Mohammed Abdul Azim Hakeem (left) and Mohammed Abdul Mubeen Hakeem (right) with their father Mohammed Abdul Hakeem (in wheelchair). [Photo Supplied to CBS]

Bank Robber Shot Dead By Police Linked To Double Murder

Police in north suburban Evanston said they have linked a bank robber who was shot and killed earlier this week to the murders of two brothers at a local tobacco shop in July.

12/20/2013

The FBI posted this surveillance image online of a bank robbery suspect who was fatally shot by Evanston police upon leaving the Chase Bank at 901 Grove St. (FBI)

Suspect Killed By Evanston Cops Suspected Of Another Bank Heist

A suspected bank robber shot and killed by police outside a north suburban bakery late Monday afternoon is also suspected of robbing a North Side bank last week, according to the FBI.

12/17/2013

Demarcus Brandon (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Robber Killed By Store Owner Was Suspect In Shooting Of Cop

A parolee shot and killed by a South Side store owner during an attempted robbery Tuesday evening was a prime suspect in a shooting that wounded a south suburban police last month.

12/12/2013

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.

11/22/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Guardian Angels Help Search For Washington Heights Rapist

The Guardian Angels were out in the Washington Heights neighborhood Friday morning, trying to help police catch a serial rapist who attacked two women and a teenage girl on Wednesday, and nearly attacked an 11-year-old girl.

10/11/2013

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