An unarmed 13-year-old boy was shot and critically wounded by Chicago police Wednesday after officers stopped a car wanted for a carjacking in Oak Park a day earlier, according to police sources.
A Chicago chef who was brutally beaten during a carjacking is no longer in a coma and has been moved to a care center.
An unarmed 13-year-old boy was shot and critically wounded by Chicago police Wednesday after officers stopped a car wanted for a carjacking in Oak Park a day earlier.
Two teenage boys are facing charges in the armed carjackings of a pair of rideshare drivers on Chicago's South Side.
A teenager was charged in connection with an attempted carjacking Tuesday afternoon in the Hyde Park neighborhood.
A 17-year-old boy has been charged in connection to four carjackings that occurred over the last month.
A 17-year-old boy is accused of carjacking a food delivery driver at gunpoint last year in Chicago's Austin neighborhood.
At about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jacquez Oaks allegedly attempted to take a vehicle by force from a 37-year-old man in the 3700 block of South Ashland. Less than 15 minutes later, responding officers arrested Oaks and placed him into custody.
Two 15-year-old boys were charged with carjacking a delivery driver at gunpoint Sunday in the Gresham neighborhood.
A Chicago man was charged in connection with an armed carjacking and robbery last February in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Private patrols can be found monitoring neighborhoods like Bucktown, Lincoln Park and Lake View. And soon — they'll also be found in the West Loop. It's the latest neighborhood to come together to hire private security to patrol the streets.
A teenage boy was charged in connection with an armed carjacking last January in the Gresham neighborhood.
A 19-year-old man was charged after carjacking a man Monday in West Rogers Park and leading police on a chase that prompted a lockdown on Northwestern University’s Chicago campus.
The driver of a red Mazda was parked in front of his home in West Rogers Park Monday afternoon when a man walked up and pointed a gun at his head.
Chicago police say they have arrested a 19-year-old carjacking suspect who ran into a Northwestern University medical building in Chicago and prompted a lockdown Monday afternoon.
Chicago police said that 558 people have been carjacked in Chicago so far this year. That's about four or five carjackings every day.
Illinois State Police said that they spotted a carjacked car around 4:40 a.m., and tracked it to 173rd and Torrence Avenue.
Chicago police are warning residents of Chicago's Armour Square neighborhood to watch out after an increase in carjackings.
Chicago leaders blame the recent surge in carjackings on bored young people looking for trouble.
Professor Robert Vargas, who has studied the data, says it is critical to remember only about 15-percent of carjackers in Chicago have been arrested.