Man Arrested For Trying To Use Fake Mobile Ticket On Metra TrainDavid D. Rasinski, 23, of Streamwood tried to pay his fare by using his cellphone to display a fake ticket on the Milwaukee West Line, according to a statement from Metra.
Off-Duty Cop Fires Shots At Catalytic Converter Thief Who Tried To Run Him OverAn off-duty Chicago police officer fired his gun at two suspects Thursday morning, after he caught a man vandalizing a car in Norwood Park.
Elgin Woman Charged With Punching Man, Stealing His PhoneInvestigators were called to the 100 block of Dawson Drive in Elgin about 2:20 p.m. for reports of a fight in progress, according to a statement from Elgin police. When officers arrived, an 18-year-old man told them he was driving when a vehicle started following him.
Man Charged With Stealing From Photo Booth Coin BoxChancellor J. Terrell, of the 1400 block of East Wood Drive in Aurora, was charged with misdemeanor counts of criminal damage to property and theft, according to a statement from Batavia police.
Thief Caught On Camera Stealing From Photo BoothA thief was caught on camera at a Batavia amusement park, when he pried open the cash drawer of a photo booth designed to catch crooks in the act of doing that very thing.
Former Harvey Park District Official Accused Of StealingA former executive director of the Harvey Park District, already facing charges of stealing more than $100,000 from the Cook County assessor’s office, has been accused of swiping money from the beleaguered south suburb’s park district too.
American Flag Stolen From Montclare Man's YardUntil Wednesday morning, an American flag had flown outside Lou Sobelewski’s house in the Montclare neighborhood practically non-stop for nearly 25 years. Then, someone cut Old Glory down and walked away with it.
Gary Man Wanted For Beating, Choking Estranged WifeWillie Carter, 28, was charged with two counts each of criminal confinement, battery causing serious bodily injury, residential entry, theft and domestic battery, according to a statement from the Gary Police Department.
With Horn Stolen, Young Musician's Future Could Hit Sour NoteIsaiah Collier's saxophone could be his ticket to college, but there's a big problem: Someone stole it. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Clerk, Boyfriend Charged With Elmhurst Gas Station TheftA Lombard woman and her boyfriend have been charged with robbing the gas station where she works, in a case which police first believed was also an abduction.
Police: Drunken Man Steals Excavator, Knocks Down Power Lines In OswegoAn excavator wasn’t the best choice for getting home Thursday night, but as police said, the man at the controls shouldn’t have been driving at all, even if the excavator wasn't stolen.
Caretaker Charged With Stealing More Than $6,000 From Elderly Cancer PatientThe victim and her 45-year-old son noticed a series of unauthorized withdrawals from the woman’s bank account over several months, police said.

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