'Dead On Damen Avenue,' Popular Rogers Park Yard Haunt, Taken Down After Being Targeted By ThievesJessica Bernardi’s yard haunt has been growing in both size and popularity for several years running in Rogers Park. But thieves targeted the “Dead on Damen Avenue” display this week, and Bernardi decided to take the display down.
Police: Thieves Rush Into Northbrook Court Neiman Marcus And Steal Purses, Loss Prevention Agent PunchedAbout 10 people ran into the Neiman Marcus store at the Northbrook Court mall on late Tuesday and stole purses, police said.
Three Men, Woman Charged In Connection With Looting Incidents In May, AugustTwo men face federal charges after prosecutors say they broke into three pharmacies in Chicago in late May, during widespread looting and civil unrest following the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.
Family Of Deceased CHA Resident Say Items Were Stolen, Thrown Out From Apartment"Flat screen TVs, Apple computer, iPad, those are the things that could have monetary value."
Five Teens Charged With Swiping Merchandise From Mag Mile H&M, Fleeing Onto Red Line Subway Tracks
Thieves Flee Into Red Line Subway Tunnel After Swiping Clothes From H&M Store On Mag MileRed Line subway trains were halted for about 20 minutes downtown midday, after a group of teens suspected of stealing clothes from a Magnificent Mile shop ran onto the tracks.
Thieves Steal 150 Pieces Of Jewelry In Under 2 Minutes At Mag Mile StoreThieves were in and out in less than two minutes in a high-end heist on the Magnificent Mile this weekend.
Lake County Man Charged With Burglary After Trying To Sell Stolen Tools On FacebookMichael Schuerr, 39, has been charged with two felony counts of burglary and three felony counts of theft.
Thieves Posing As Roofers Rob South Suburban Seniors For ThousandsSome men posing as roofers showed up uninvited, offering to make repairs for a south suburban couple. Instead, they robbed the senior citizens for thousands.
Thieves Slide Into Cars, Steal Drivers' Property At Southwest Suburban Gas StationsIt could happen to anyone – you slip out of your car to pump your gas and the thieves slide right in and steal your stuff.
Thieves Make Off With Pricey Merchandise At Mag Mile Louis VuittonThieves staged a high-end heist Monday night right on the Magnificent Mile.
Postal Worker Battles Would-Be Thieves Trying To Take Packages"He's always been kind. It was just really unfortunate to see something like that happen especially to him because he has a connection to this neighborhood."
Salvation Army Red Kettle Stolen From Magnificent MileThe Salvation Army said one of its bell ringers was taking a break when the kettle was stolen outside the Under Armour store at 600 N. Michigan Av.
2 Chicago Police Officers Convicted Of Lying To Judges For Warrants, Stealing Drugs And CashTwo Chicago Police officers were convicted Tuesday of lying to judges to obtain search warrants, and then stealing cash and drugs from the properties they searched.
Crystal Lake Man Accused Of Stealing $25,000 From Youth Baseball LeagueA 44-year-old northern Illinois man has been arrested on charges that he stole thousands of dollars from a youth baseball team in a league he once ran.