AMBER Alert Controversy After False Emergency Report"That is a failure and I don't think that failure was the AMBER Alert but the people that put it out."
Man Charged With False Report About Girl Being Taken In Stolen CarCleadus Taylor has been charged with disorderly conduct for filing a false police report, according to Chicago police.
St. Charles Police Say House Sitter's Story Of Burglary, Shooting Was FalsePolice officers responded to a home in the 3600 block of Grand View Court, for reports of a shooting during a residential burglary.
Waukegan Middle School On Lockdown After False Gun Report As ProtocolWaukegan Police said a middle school was on lockdown for awhile Monday morning after authorities were told someone with a gun was in the school.
Man Charged After Lying About Shooting Near Navy PierJimmy E. Moore faces a felony count of unlawful possession of a handgun, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Valparaiso University Student Arrested In Hostage HoaxA Valparaiso University student faces charges for allegedly calling police and falsely claiming he was armed and had taken hostages in a campus library.
Detained Motorist Phoned In False Report Of Robbery To Avoid Ticket: PoliceMichael Cooper, 25, of Bellwood faces one count of attempted disorderly conduct, Glendale Heights Police said Friday.
Antioch Man Shot Himself To Get Sympathy, Reported It As Drive-Dy: PoliceA north suburban Antioch man who allegedly shot himself in the arm and then told police he was injured in a drive-by shooting earlier this week was charged with three felony offenses on Wednesday, including aggravated unlawful use of a firearm.
Woman Allegedly Lied About Baby's Abduction To Get Cops To Find Stolen CarPolice rushed to a Chatham neighborhood daycare center around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, after 25-year-old Jeanette Holt called 911 to report her 1997 Chevy Monte Carlo had been stolen with her 1-year-old son inside.
Woman Gets Probation For Filing False Report Of Sexual AssaultA 47-year-old west suburban woman was given probation Monday for falsely reporting a sexual assaulted while walking home from a train last November.
Woman Jailed After Filing False Claim Of Sexual Assualt A west suburban woman who had consensual sex with a man, then later accused him of rape, has been charged with disorderly conduct for filing a false police report, according to police.