Governor JB Pritzker signs retail theft bill into law to crack down on smash-and-grab burglaries

CHICAGO (WLS) — After multiple smash-and-grabs at malls in the suburbs and at many high-end shops…

Family furious after man charged with killing Chicago mother goes free: ‘The judge failed me’

CHICAGO (WLS) — A family said they are beyond furious and devastated that the man charged…

Chicago police searching for suspect after car stolen with girl, 3, inside in South Loop: ‘Monster’

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago police are searching for the thief who stole a car with a…

Chicago red light ticket issued after man’s car stolen outside White Sox game

CHICAGO (WLS) — A frustrated car theft victim said the thief who stole his car got…

Man stabbed in face after forcing way into woman’s South Side home, Chicago police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — A man was stabbed in the face after forcing his way into a…

Oak Park man charged in strangulation death of Forest View nursing student, police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — An Oak Park man has been charged with the murder of a 20-year-old…

Chicago crime: Chicago police coming down hard on retail theft rings

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago police announced arrests in recent retail thefts Friday, coming down hard on…

Former CPD cop Jason Van Dyke, convicted in Laquan McDonald’s shooting death, will get early release

CHICAGO (WLS) — Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke will be released from prison on…