Eric Gatlin, suspected of vehicle theft and armed robbery in Lake County (SOURCE: Grayslake Police Department)
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Attempted Armed Robbery at Hoffman Estates Burlington Coat Factory: Suspect in Gurnee Portillo’s Robbery

Hoffman Estates police responded about 4:39 PM Wednesday October 26, 2022 to an armed robbery at Burlington Coat Factory 4700 Hoffman Boulevard Hoffman Estates, IL. Police received a report that an offender attempted to rob […]

Apple Store Lincoln Park Chicago (Image captured June 2021 ©2022 Google)
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Armed Security for City of Harvey Mayor Shoot at Robber Attacking 86 Year-Old Man in Front of Apple Store Lincoln Park

Harvey Mayor Christopher Clark and his security detail fired shots after witnessing an armed robbery at North Avenue and Halsted Street (Jermont Terry/CBS Chicago). YouTube Tips ⓘ Police from Chicago responded about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, […]

Justin Sutherland, charged with armed robbery and aggravated robbery (SOURCE: Lake County Sheriff's Office).
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Long Grove Resident Charged in Walking Path Armed Robbery Near Stonehaven Drive and Hearthmoor Court Long Grove

Investigation Seeking Accomplice On June 30, 2022, at approximately 8:45 p.m., Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the area of Stonehaven Drive and Hearthmoor Court, Long Grove, for an unknown problem. As deputies responded, […]

A female robbery victim runs and attempts to seek help and take cover on the far side of a white SUV while she points toward robbery offenders that are chasing her in a silver Dodge Challenger in the Jewelry District in downtown Los Angeles (SOURCE: Los Angeles Police Department)
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Los Angeles Police Seek Help from Public Identifying “Follow Home Robbery” Suspects

Los Angeles: In early 2021, the Los Angeles Police Department Robbery-Homicide Division (RHD), Robbery Special Section (RSS), identified an ongoing crime trend of follow home robberies. The suspects target victims in Los Angeles, follow them, […]

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Chicago Resident Sentenced to 28 Years in Federal Prison for Robbing More Than a Dozen Chicago Stores at Gunpoint

CHICAGO — A Chicago resident has been sentenced to 28 years in federal prison for violently robbing more than a dozen Chicago liquor and convenience stores. In the summer and fall of 2016, Angelo Stanton […]

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Federal Grand Jury Indicts Berwyn Resident in Connection With Armed Robberies of Cell Phone Stores in Berwyn and Cicero

CHICAGO — A federal grand jury has indicted a male resident of Berwyn for allegedly robbing cell phone stores in the Chicago suburbs of Berwyn and Cicero. Ocie Banks, Jr., brandished a firearm in three […]