Man Charged With Attacking Kids On School Playground At RecessA St. Louis man has been arrested on felony charges, after allegedly attacking four children at a playground outside a Near North Side elementary school.
Man Climbs Fence At Lincoln Park Zoo Seal Pool; Cited For TrespassingZoo officials said the man climbed over a railing at the Kovler Seal Pool around 11:30 a.m., but said he never made contact with the seals.
Man Who Disrupted ‘Hamilton’ Pleads Guilty, Banned From TheatersThe Chicago businessman plead guilty Monday to misdemeanor trespassing, stemming from the Nov. 19 incident.
Joliet Man Charged With Breaching O'Hare Checkpoint, Trying To Board PlaneA Joliet man was facing multiple criminal charges after allegedly breaching a security checkpoint at O'Hare International Airport on Sunday and trying to board a Spirit Airlines flight.
Chicago Performance Of "Hamilton" Disrupted, Man ArrestedA 56-year-old man was arrested Saturday night, after disrupting a Chicago performance of “Hamilton,” and refusing to leave the theater.
Serial Stowaway Sentenced To 6 Months At Mental Health FacilityCook County Judge William Raines met with Marilyn Chambers behind closed doors, along with her public defender, the prosecutor, and a representative from a mental health facility to discuss the best option for her.
Serial Stowaway Held On $150K Bond After Latest Arrest At O'HareSerial stowaway Marilyn Hartman, arrested for trespassing at O’Hare International Airport again on Wednesday, is being held on a $150,000 bond.
Two Men Charged With Robbing Cab Drivers In SkokieAt 3:51 a.m. Nov. 15, a cab driver was robbed at gunpoint in the area of Lavergne Avenue and Greenwood Street. Later that day, at 5:25 p.m., another cab driver was robbed in the area of Lavergne Avenue and Suffield Court, according to the statement.
"Rocket Docket" Law Aiming To Keep Low-Level Defendants From Languishing In JailThe new law creates a special court, dubbed the “rocket docket,” for non-violent inmates charged with minor retail theft, or trespassing; many of whom now have to wait behind bars for months, because they cannot afford even a low bail.
Judge Orders Psychiatric Exam For Serial StowawayA homeless woman who has been arrested several times for trying to sneak past security checkpoints at multiple airports – and even managing to sneak on board at least three different flights without a ticket – has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation before her next court date.
Serial Stowaway Arrested Twice In 10 Days, At O'Hare And MidwayA serial stowaway recently was has been busted again, having been arrested twice in a span of 10 days in Chicago; once at O'Hare International Airport, and again at Midway International airport.
Man Charged With Stealing His Car From Police ImpoundA South Side man was arrested over the weekend, after breaking into a police impound, and driving off in his car, which had been seized after a previous traffic stop.