Yates Device -- Developed By Local Doctor's Company -- Employs Lights, Sirens, Cameras To Deter CarjackersA local doctor and his company have developed a new solution to help curb Chicago’s carjacking crisis.
With Spike In Chicago Carjackings, Rideshare Drivers Rally For Protections For Their SafetyA fresh spike in carjackings has been seen across the city – and rideshare drivers who pick up passenger after passenger say they are worried.
Woman Carjacked At Gunpoint In Lincoln SquareA woman was hit in the head during an armed carjacking in Lincoln Square early Tuesday morning.
2 Men Charged In Multiple Carjackings, Auto TheftsTwo men stood charged Sunday in connection with several carjacking incidents throughout the city.
Data Show Carjackings Are Down In Chicago, But Still High Compared With A Year AgoNew numbers reveal carjackings in Chicago are down, but attacks are still unusually high compared with last year.
After Carjackings And Even Murders, Rideshare Drivers Call On Lawmakers To Require Stronger App Security RegulationsWith Chicago caught in a carjacking epidemic, frightened rideshare drivers across the city are always in fear that their next pickup could be their last.
Carjacking Crisis Takes Horrific Turn As Rideshare Driver Is Shot Dead By His Own Passenger On West SideThe city's carjacking crisis took a chilling turn this week, after a rideshare driver was murdered by his own passenger.
Facebook Group Reunites Owners With Stolen Or Carjacked Cars That Were Dumped In Englewood AlleyWe have told you about case after case of carjackings in Chicago over the past several months, and some victims have now been reunited with their cars.
West Town, Ukrainian Village Neighbors Demand Action In Carjacking EpidemicNear Northwest Side residents fed up with carjackings took matters into their own hands Thursday night.
Police Announce New Tools In Fight Against Carjackings; Supt. David Brown Says Carjackers Aren't Facing ConsequencesChicago Police announced Wednesday that they made dozen arrests in a joint operation with other law enforcement agencies to combat carjackings this past weekend, and have also launched a new website with information about that category of crime.
Rideshare Drivers Demand Better Safety Measures From Uber And Lyft As Carjacking Epidemic PersistsIn the newest figures in the city’s carjacking crisis, carjackings now total 367 so far this year, and Chicago Police said they have made 73 arrests.
Police From City, Suburbs Hold Seminar To Help People Avoid Becoming Carjacking VictimsThe carjacking spike in the Chicago area was a motivation for police from Chicago and the suburbs to hold a seminar Sunday night – all to help people avoid becoming victims.
Rideshare Driver Carjacked In LawndaleA rideshare driver was carjacked in Lawndale early Saturday morning.
Rideshare Driver Says She Was Carjacked, Attacked By 14-Year-Old Girl Now Charged In Multiple CarjackingsAuthorities say a 14-year-old girl was behind at least four carjackings in Chicago.
Girl, 14, Charged In 3 January Carjackings In West TownA 14-year-old girl was charged Tuesday in three carjackings and with possessing a stolen vehicle.