Wheels Disappearing Off SUVs In Lincoln ParkNot by themselves. Thieves are leaving the expensive vehicles on blocks. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Reports: Counterfeit Chinese Tires May Be Selling Under US Brand NamesAn investigation by Consumer Reports has discovered that a Chinese company may be selling counterfeit tires in the US under a brand name that consumers trust.
Alsip Police Caution Motorists About String Of Tire TheftsPolice say drivers park their cars only to come out and find their vehicles sitting on blocks. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
2 Investigators: City Paying Pothole Claims Only About Half The TimeCBS 2 obtained a list of about 2,100 claims made by pothole victims from 2011 through 2013, which totaled about $1.2 million. Only about $217,000 was ever paid out, and half these filed claims are unresolved. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Police: Tire-Tampering Suspect Who Targeted Women Turns Self InJose M. Mendez turned himself in to Waukegan police Thursday morning after he saw images of his pickup truck in news stories, authorities said. He allegedly admitted to detectives that he had used a special tool to loosen stems inside tire valves in as many as five incidents in June and July.
Surveillance Video Released Of Man Wanted For Tampering With Tires Women’s tires targeted at Target. That’s right, Waukegan Police are on the lookout for a white pickup truck seen leaving the parking lot on July 8.
'Creepy' Man Causes Leaks In Women's Tires, Offers HelpIt’s unclear what his intentions were, but Waukegan police said they are investigating at least two incidents in which a man caused slow leaks in young women's car tires, then offered to help them.
Cost Of Owning A Car Way UpIt's getting more expensive to own a car.