What is the best way to attract the attention of robbers when going to or from work or school in the city? It’s really very simple, just follow these 3 simple rules. 1. Walk down the sidewalk, stand on L platforms or at bus-stops and focus all your attention on your smartphone or tablet. 2. […]
It has been just over a week since the last attack took place near the Metra Station in Midlothian. It was the fourth attack in as many weeks. The first attack took place July 20th and the most recent on August 10th. According to ABC News the victims said their attacker punched and beat them […]
How did Hayes manage to steal 10 cell phones without anyone catching her in the act?
“He was told to go to the back room. Then the guy roughed him up,” she said. “It was awful. Terrible. There was only $80 in the drawer.”
What would you do if you came home and found your door open, or signs of the lock being forced?
What can you do to keep from becoming the victim of a robbery or crazed attacker while using a public washroom?
How can we safely respond to a cry for help?
Black Friday brought out millions of shoppers and also a number of thieves looking for potential victims who might not be paying enough attention to what is going on around them. One such victim was walking on East Erie Street near North Wabash Avenue when she was attacked. The suspect, Richard D. Mendoza, 31, came […]
What follows is a great example of what to do when faced with this type of life threatening situation.
In cases where criminals have smashed windows to enter locked vehicles it was because valuables, like wallets or laptop computers, have been left in plain view, King said.