North Side Mom Says Someone Stole Her Purse And Diaper Bag, Tried To Make Fraudulent ChargesVenous Shabahang said she was inside her condo last Thursday with her one-year-old daughter and didn't realize someone was stealing from her right outside her door.
'Dancing Thief' Caught On Camera Stealing Lotto TicketsHer dancing isn't a crime, but she can be seen lunging over the counter and grabbing rolls of scratch-off lottery tickets.
4 South Loop Businesses Burglarized Monday NightFour stores--all within a mile of each other--were hit.
Thief Questions Pregnant Store Owner About Due Date, Steals Her Wallet, Wedding RingThe search is on for the heartless thief who distracted a pregnant Wicker Park gift store owner, then stole her wallet and valuable jewelry,
WATCH: Thief Breaks Into South Loop Restaurant, Steals $2,000It happened at around 4:30 a.m. Monday near Wabash and Harrison. Within seconds, owners say the criminal swiped $2,000. The owners think the same guy also broke in two weeks ago and stole $3,000.
Most Chicago Bike Owners Don't Secure Their Bikes Properly, Allowing Thieves To Take AdvantageLet's be honest: Chicagoans get their bikes stolen more often than Liam Neeson's family members get kidnapped in the Taken franchise. Here are the mistakes bike theft victims make and how to avoid them!
Police: Be On The Lookout For Cross-Dressing Cab Thief
Cross-Dressing Passenger Knocks Down Cabbie, Steals TaxiA cab driver was relieved of some personal items – and his cab – this weekend by a strong-armed robber who may have been a cross-dressing man, police said.
Holiday Grinch Steals Hundreds From Charity JarA north suburban police department is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a man who allegedly stole more than $250 from a charitable contribution jar.
Police: Teen Stabbed Thief Who Took Friend's iPhoneA Glenview teen who tried to help a friend retrieve a stolen iPhone has been charged with attempted murder for stabbing the alleged thief.
Off-Duty Cop Catches Mail ThiefOfficer Damien Bolden was off-duty but still helped nab a mail thief.
Thief Breaks Into Dollar Store With Compact LoaderA thief used a stolen Bobcat mini excavator to smash through a West Side dollar store Friday morning.
Report: GPS Technology Busts Alleged Electronics ThiefPolice got a little help again from technology in catching an alleged thief.
Mom Victim, Witnesses Catch Smash-And-Grab Purse ThiefWitnesses in the West Town neighborhood helped detain a parolee who smashed the window of a parked car to steal a woman’s purse Thursday afternoon, while she and her young daughter sat in the vehicle.
Woman Chases Down Teen Twice Her Size Who Stole WalletA teenage boy stole a woman’s wallet as she rode a bus overnight, but the woman chased the thief down and cornered him until police arrived.