Apparent Hostage Situation In Rogers Park Ends Peacefully After About 6 HoursAround 9:45 p.m. Monday, police responded to a call of a woman being held at gunpoint in the 6800 block of North Sheridan Road.
Convicted Murderer Held Nurse, Officer Hostage At Joliet HospitalA convicted murderer held a nurse and a correctional officer hostage for less than an hour early Wednesday at a hospital in southwest suburban Joliet.
Lawsuit Alleges Nurse Was Raped While Held Hostage By InmateThe nurse's lawyer said she never should have been harmed, because Tywon Salters should have remained shackled and guarded at all times.
Should Procedures Change When Inmates Are Taken To Hospitals?Investigations and reevaluations are taking place following Saturday’s hostage situation at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.
Gunman Holds Geneva Hospital Staff HostageA Kane County Jail inmate took a correctional officer's gun and held Delnor Hospital staff hostage Saturday afternoon.
Police: Hostage Situation In The LoopPolice and SWAT responded Saturday to a hostage situation in the Loop.
Man Charged After Barricading Self, 2 Others In Jefferson Park StoreAntonio Camacho, 39, faces two counts of aggravated unlawful restraint and one count of robbery armed with a dangerous weapon, all felonies.
Two Inmates Charged With Taking Hostage At Cook County JailDivision 10 detainees Cordarryl Stevenson and Martin Alvarado took control of the housing unit about 4:30 p.m. on July 28, covering the floor with soapy water and obscuring the fixed cameras in the unit before tearing them down completely, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.