As U.S. Leaves Bagram Air Base In Afghanistan, Lombard Family Fears A U.S. Hostage Will Be Left Behind, TooMark Frerichs has been missing since January 2020, when he was kidnapped in Kabul. The U.S. Navy veteran and civil engineer from Lombard, Illinois, was taken after going to a meeting in the Afghan capital to discuss a project.
Man Dies After Shootout With Joliet PoliceA call about domestic battery led Joliet police to a hostage situation and a deadly shootout Monday morning.
Sheriff: Kendall County Jail Inmate Held Another Inmate HostageAn inmate at the Kendall County Jail held another inmate hostage with a weapon Monday morning, but later released him unharmed, according to the sheriff’s office.
1 In Custody, No Injuries After Jefferson Park Hostage StandoffWitnesses inside the store said the suspect broke a liquor bottle and threatened them.
Suspect In Custody After Standoff Following Crash, Scuffle With State Trooper On Tri-StateA man was arrested late Friday morning, after he holed up inside a home near Melrose Park, after apparently scuffling with a state trooper on the Tri-State Tollway, following a crash.
Aurora Police Take Suspect Into Custody After StandoffAurora police took a 19-year-old suspect into custody Friday evening after a shooting in Montgomery.
Charges Pending In This Week's Harvey Hostage StandoffCBS 2 is not naming the two alleged gunmen because they have not been charged. One of the men was sentenced to 47 years in prison for murder but was on parole at the time. Mike Puccinelli reports.
Nephew Of Hostage Says Aunt Shaken Up But Ok, Calls Her A "Hero" When the four children were released by the hostage-takers, it was one of the adult hostages who was allowed to escort them out - and then had to turn around and come back to the house.
Watch: Suburban SWAT Teams Train For EmergencyCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine goes behind the scenes for a first-hand look at local SWAT teams in training.
Suspect Charged In Gurnee Standoff That Forced School LockdownsA Zion man was facing several felony charges, after firing several shots inside a home in Gurnee, killing a dog inside, then barricading himself inside the home, prompting a standoff with local police, and the lockdown of at least two schools.
Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy CrisisMissed in all the controversy over Romney's 47% don't pay taxes remark is Romney's callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.
Possible Barricade Situation On Near North Side EndsA possible hostage-barricade situation on the North Side ended Saturday afternoon after police cleared the home and found no one inside.
Man Accused Of Holding Woman Hostage, Forcing Her Into ProstitutionA 36-year-old man has been charged with holding a Crystal Lake woman against her will and forcing her into prostitution.
Police: Man Held Woman Hostage After Meeting OnlineA convicted felon from Chicago Heights has been arrested for allegedly holding a woman against her will, beating and choking her after meeting her on the Internet.
2 Charged After Far South Side Hostage SituationTwo men have been charged after an early morning hostage situation inside a Roseland home.