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.
Thief Drives Off With Baby In Back Of SUVThe Cicero incident has a happy ending: The baby was found moments later, unharmed.
Man Carrying Infant Son Stole 2 Squad Cars In NW IndianaA Michigan man had his 7-month-old son with him when he stole two squad cars Wednesday afternoon and led police on a chase that ended when a helicopter spotted him running through the woods in northwest Indiana, police said.
Suspects Called For Taxi After Abandoning Stolen CarAmir J. Johnson, 19, and 18-year-old Darien L. Jones are accused of stealing a 2004 Mazda from a gas station at 7140 W. Roosevelt Road in Oak Park just after 10 p.m. March 15, according to a statement from Riverside police.
Man Charged With Stealing Medical Van In GaryRobert Merrill Jr. is accused of stealing a medical transport van in the 600 block of East 39th Avenue in Gary in the early morning hours of Dec. 5, Gary police said in a statement.
OnStar Halts Stolen Car During Chase From West Dundee To ChicagoA dangerous high-speed police pursuit ended when a high-tech tracking device found a stolen car and shut it down.