Chicago Criminal Defense Blog

About Chicago Men Charged In Kidnapping

Chicago Men Charged In Kidnapping

Five Chicago men were arrested and stand accused of the kidnapping of a man from outside his suburban home in the Chicago suburb...
About Two Men Accused of Killing and Robbing Chicago Family Friend

Two Men Accused of Killing and Robbing Chicago Family Friend

Intent on robbing and killing a family friend of one of the men, two men drove from Phoenix, Arizona to Chicago, Illinois. Both...
About Deerfield Teacher Charged with Battery to Student

Deerfield Teacher Charged with Battery to Student

In Illinois, a battery involves a touching of another person, although not every touching constitutes a battery. For instance, shaking another person's hand...
About Aurora Alderman Arrested for Retail Theft

Aurora Alderman Arrested for Retail Theft

A suburb of Chicago, Aurora spans the counties of Kane, DuPage, Kendall, and Will. Just this week, an elected alderman from Aurora was...
About Lake County Man Arrested After Fingerprints Reveal True Identity

Lake County Man Arrested After Fingerprints Reveal True Identity

Hundreds of times a day, police all around the state of Illinois detain arrestees for criminal and traffic cases ranging from speeding tickets...
About Chicago Diner Flips Out Over Pancakes - Gets Arrested

Chicago Diner Flips Out Over Pancakes - Gets Arrested

According to a server at a Chicago Denny’s restaurant, a customer became irate when she was told that she couldn't share in the...
About Accused Chicago Child Killer Released on $1,000,000 Bail Bond

Accused Chicago Child Killer Released on $1,000,000 Bail Bond

In a crime that shocked even long-time observers of Chicago criminal cases, a 9 year old fourth grade boy was lured into an...
About Lake Zurich Woman Sentenced After Lying to Police

Lake Zurich Woman Sentenced After Lying to Police

Love can make you do crazy things. Travel long distances. Buy expensive gifts. But, there are some things you shouldn’t do no matter...
About Mugging for Dummies 101

Mugging for Dummies 101

Interested in committing a crime and getting caught quickly? If that’s your intention, may we suggest mugging the son of the Mayor of...