Carjackers Rear-Ending Victims' Cars; Police Alert Issued For North Side ResidentsAn increase in robberies and carjackings has prompted an alert from police. 
Chicago Police To Expand Carjacking Task Force, Expecting Possible Spike In Attacks This Fall"Last fall we had a spike in vehicle hijackings that carried over into the next year, into this year. So we want to try to anticipate some of that maybe happening again this year," Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said.
Police Issue Alert About Carjackings In Avondale, Albany Park, Old Irving ParkPolice on Sunday issued an alert about a string of carjackings that have been happening in Northwest Side neighborhoods.
Man Punched And Terrorized Moments Before Carjackers Take Off With His VehicleHe was sitting in his car in River North with the windows down. The next minute, he felt the stinging pain of punches to the face.
As Chicago's Carjacking Crisis Continues, CPD Task Force Fighting To Reverse The Trend; 'These Offenders, They Don’t Stop'Chicago has surpassed 1,000 carjackings so far this year, on the heels of more than 1,400 carjackings in 2020, which had been the highest yearly total in nearly two decades.
Boy, 16, Charged In 3 Carjackings In West Rogers Park, 2 Of Which Involved Victims Who Were SeniorsA 16-year-old boy has been charged with three carjackings in West Rogers Park last month, two of which involved victims who were seniors.
Chicago Community Groups Provide 'Intensive' Support Programs To Steer Teens From Crime"Our young men need one year of support, intensive support, to continue to climb that latter and become successful."
Police Investigating String Of Five Carjackings Within Hours Monday On South SidePolice are trying to stop an armed carjacking spree on the South Side.
Vigil Held For Yvonne Ruzich, Grandmother Shot And Killed In Car In Hegewisch, As Police Commander Calls Killers 'Cowards'A beloved grandmother was carjacked and murdered in front of her own adult son in Hegewisch early Monday morning, and police have called the killers cowards.
Chicago Reports 52 Carjackings In First 8 Days Of August, Multiple Incidents Around City In Just Past Few DaysA total of 967 carjackings have been reported this year through early August.
14-Year-Old Arrested In Kenwood CarjackingThe teen was arrested after crashing a stolen red car into the front of a Kenwood fitness center Wednesday.