Northwest Side Carjacking Thwarted By Concealed Carry GunmanA 25-year-old woman walking from her house to her car on her own street. There are three sets of eyes were on her. Two belonging to the carjackers and one to friend who jumped in and started firing.
Five Teens Charged, One Dead After Attempted Vehicle Theft Leads To High Speed ChaseA high-speed chase that began in the northern suburbs ended in Chicago's West Loop early Tuesday morning with five people in custody and another dead after a related attempted carjacking, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
Two Wanted In Attempted Carjacking In Old TownPolice have released surveillance images of two men suspected of trying to carjack a woman at gunpoint on Wednesday in the Old Town neighborhood.
Convicted Felon On Parole Charged With Armed Robbery, Sexual Abuse, Attempted Carjacking For 3 Incidents On Near West SideAn East Garfield Park man, a convicted felon out on parole, was arrested Friday afternoon and charged with armed robbery, sexual abuse and vehicular hijacking for three separate Near West Side incidents, police said.
Man Shot During Attempted Carjacking In BucktownA 28-year-old man was shot during an attempted carjacking in Bucktown just before 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Bodybuilder Stops Carjacking In Dyer, IndianaA man claims his bodybuilding routine helped him take down a man in an attempted carjacking in Dyer, Indiana on Sunday.
Passenger Stops Would-Be Carjacker"He just went inside the truck and started driving so I just grabbed him by the neck."
Retired Police Officer Honored For His Bravery During Armed CarjackingArmed carjackers targeted a senior citizen who says they picked the wrong guy. The retired police officer pulled his trigger first.
Two Men Carjack Vehicle Minutes After Trying to Rob WomanA pair of men attempted to rob a 35-year-old woman in Brighton Park Thursday night before hijacking a vehicle and crashing it on the 500 block of South Congress Plaza Drive, Chicago Police said.
Retired CPD Officer Shoots, Kills Carjacking SuspectA retired Chicago Police officer targeted for robbery ends up shooting one of the suspects.
Carjackers Target Off-Duty Police Officer, Flee After ShootoutCarjackers targeted a black BMW in the Ashburn neighborhood Friday morning, but what they didn’t know was the driver of the SUV was an armed off-duty Chicago police officer.
Off-Duty Police Officer Exchanges Gunfire With Attempted CarjackerAn off-duty Chicago police officer fired shots at a suspect who tried to steal his vehicle at gunpoint Friday morning in the Ashburn neighborhood.
Off-Duty Officer Hurt Disarming Carjacking SuspectPolice said the officer was treated at the hospital and released a short time later.
Teens In Custody After Attemped Streeterville CarjackingThe man ripped the teen out of the car which by then had crashed into a fence. He held the young man down, with the help of a few bystanders, until police arrived.
Teen Charged With Trying To Carjack Off-Duty Police Officer In BronzevilleCarlos Hendricks, 18, has been charged with one felony count each of attempted vehicular hijacking and attempted armed robbery, as well as one misdemeanor count of aggravated assault.