Ex-Police Chief Picks Bench Trial On Theft ChargesProsecutors allege Michael Newsome took more than $200,000 in drug forfeiture funds during a series of thefts between 2007 and 2012. He was arrested on the charges in October of 2012.
Blue Island Man Charged After Crashing Stolen CarPolice tried to pull over Yuree Henderson, 26, in the stolen car when he took off and hit another vehicle.
Snatch And Grab Thieves Hit Prada StorePolice said six women rushed into the store and grabbed several items without paying.
Hair Raising Robbery: Man Steals 'Large Amount' Of Rogaine From StorePolice said "he should've paid for the for the Rogain but just couldn't part with his money."
Theft Charges For Former Ford Heights Mayor Charles GriffinCharles Griffin was arrested on felony charges of theft and official misconduct.
Norfolk Southern Defends Use Of 'Bait Trucks' To Prevent Freight Theft, Despite Criticism From Alderman, ACLUA major railroad is fighting back against accusations it's trying to lure people into stealing goods from freight cars.
How Your Smart Fridge Might Be Mining Bitcoin For CriminalsSo-called "crypto-jacking" attacks have become a growing problem in the cybersecurity industry, affecting both consumers and organizations.
Suspect In Chicago Diamond Theft Arrested At Miami AirportA 67-year-old Florida man has been arrested in connection with the theft of $170,000 worth of diamonds from a Chicago jewelry store.
Rachel Dolezal, White Woman Who Portrayed Herself As Black, Accused Of Welfare FraudDolezal was charged this week with theft by welfare fraud, perjury and false verification for public assistance, court documents show.
Thieves Pilfer From Holy Name Cathedral Collection PlateOne of Chicago’s most iconic churches has been targeted by thieves.
Package Thief On Chicago's North SideA doorbell camera shows a woman taking two Amazon packages.
Custodian Steals $180 From Students' Book Bags During National School WalkoutWhile students in a South Carolina school participated in the National School Walkout this week, a custodian helped herself to their cash, police said.
Former Attorney Gets Over 4 Years For Stealing $1M From Estates Of Dead ClientsRobert B. Beck, 50, of Mount Prospect, pleaded guilty in September to a single felony count of theft between $500,000 and $1 million, according to the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office.
Scam Artists Steal Cash, Jewelry From Elderly Woman In HuntleyA couple scam artists bilked a 90-year-old woman out of jewelry and cash on Tuesday when one of them posed as a village worker stopping by her home in northwest suburban Huntley.
Chicago Woman Charged In Auto Theft, Chase, CrashJamesha McChristine faces several charges after she stole a woman’s SUV from a west suburban driveway Wednesday afternoon and led police on a chase before crashing into an apartment building.