Thanksgiving Ruined For Suburban Family After Brazen Armed Thieves Stole Car In Multi-Town Crime SpreeA brazen suburban crime spree was caught on camera this week, as armed thieves roamed from town to town stealing or trying to steal cars.
Woman Is Carjacked Of Jeep And Gets It Back, Only To Have It Stolen Again 2 Days LaterA woman was carjacked of her Jeep at gunpoint on Friday, but got the vehicle back – only to have it stolen again two days later in a different part of the city.
Chicago Heights Couple's SUV Was Stolen In Less Than A Minute With No Key Needed; Worry Mounts About Ease Of Theft For Dodge SRT VehiclesGone in less than 60 seconds – a south suburban couple was left baffled by how easily thieves were able to drive away with heir Dodge SRT.
Driver Detains Teen Girl Until Police Arrive, After He Says She Stole And Crashed His Car In Belmont CraginA driver in Belmont Cragin tracked his own car thief Monday - then held her down until police arrived.
Thieves Steal Man's Car In Back Of The Yards, Crash It Into BuildingA man had his car stolen in Back of the Yards Sunday afternoon, and the thieves then crashed the car into a building, police said.
Woman Injured As She Tries To Stop Thief From Stealing Her Car With 8-Year-Old Boy Inside In AvondaleA woman was injured and rushed to the hospital Saturday as she tried to stop another woman from driving off with her car an 8-year-old boy inside in the Avondale neighborhood.
Running Car Stolen On Near North Side, Recovered Empty On Near West SidePolice on Sunday recovered a car that was swiped on the city’s Near North Side.
Man Says Harvey Police Dropped The Ball, Twice, After His Car Was StolenA Harvey man thought calling police to report his stolen car might help get it back. Instead, he believes a series of mistakes by that police department allowed thieves to get away with his car – twice.
Woman Says Man Caught Stealing Car In DuPage County Has Beaten Her, Is Still Stalking HerA car thief was caught on camera in unincorporated Wheaton last week – and he remained on the loose Thursday.
Caught On Doorbell Video: Man Chases After Thief Who Brazenly Steals SUV In Western SuburbsA man wearing socks with no shoes tried to stop a thief from taking off with his sport-utility vehicle in unincorporated Wheaton Thursday.
Thieves Slide Into Cars, Steal Drivers' Property At Southwest Suburban Gas StationsIt could happen to anyone – you slip out of your car to pump your gas and the thieves slide right in and steal your stuff.
Valet Workers Take Action When Thieves Target Greektown LotValet parkers fought back over the weekend when thieves targeted car owners in Greektown.
Thieves Break Into Hegewisch Auto Shipping Lot, Steal 3 CarThieves broke into an auto shipping lot in Hegewisch and left with three new cars.
Child Found Safe After Being Taken During Auto Theft In Back Of The YardsA boy was found safe after an auto theft, turned kidnapping in the Back of the Yards.
Man Wanted For Break-Ins, Auto Theft in Park RidgeOfficers were first called about 8 p.m. to the 800 block of South Broadway Avenue, where a resident saw a man try the door handle of a home before running away, according to a statement from Park Ridge police.