Signs will be changed over the weekend at 20 Citizens Financial Bank branches in Northwest Indiana and Chicago's south suburbs on the Illinois side of the border. They will reopen as First Merchants bank branches on Monday.
CALUMET CITY | A wrong-way interstate chase through heavy Friday afternoon traffic on the Bishop Ford Freeway ended in two damaged police cars and three arrests.
HAMMOND | A Gary man pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to bank robbery charges.
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A man was allegedly drunk when he crashed into two Michigan City police squad cars and caused a power outage during a chase.
WESTVILLE | A Westville woman is accused of leading police on a chase with speeds topping 100 mph while intoxicated and with children in the car.
Actor Stephen Anthony is on the run as the main character and con Frank Abagnale Jr. for the national Broadway tour of the new musical "Catch Me If You Can" playing Chicago April 2-14, 2013.
GARY | A Lake Village man was charged with numerous offenses after leading Indiana State Police on a three-mile chase on the Borman Expressway early Tuesday.
GARY | A Police Department ambulance was stolen Friday afternoon — resulting in a police chase — after the medical response vehicle was left running after being sent to treat a prisoner.
EAST CHICAGO | A police pursuit of a stolen vehicle in East Chicago late Tuesday ended with a suspect crashing into a squad car and shots being fired by police at fleeing suspects.
SOUTH BEND | A man who robbed a Michigan City-area bank in April then led police on a chase through the region while throwing money out of his vehicle is heading to a federal prison.
HOBART | Three men in custody Thursday in a home invasion, crash and shooting Wednesday night confessed to breaking into a Porter County woman's home, robbing her at gunpoint and beating her, police said.
BURNHAM | Three south suburban men face residential burglary charges after leading police on a car and foot chase Friday from Burnham into Dolton, Burnham Police Chief Pete Belos said.
Portage police cars sit outside a the Chase Bank at Willowcreek and Lute Roads in Portage after it was robbed on Monday, May 14, 2012.
The Lake County Police helicopter searches an area near Breckenridge Apartments in Portage after a nearby Chase Bank was robbed on May 14, 2012.
CHICAGO | A midnight police chase that started in Chicago and ended in Merrillville after the fleeing car ran out of gas led to the arrests of four people Wednesday.
GARY | Three Indianapolis teens in a stolen vehicle were apprehended after a brief police chase over the weekend in Gary, police said.
Hammond police on Monday investigate a crash near Hohman Avenue and Rimbach Street that occurred during a chase. Police said two men were arrested: a 22-year-old Gary man who'd been driving the fleeing car and a 27-year-old Hammond man who shot at the driver as he fled on foot after the crash.
HAMMOND | Two Gary men changed pleas to guilty Wednesday on different counts related to the planned robbery of what the men believed was a cocaine stash house.
GARY | A suspect shot at Gary police officers after bailing out of a stolen car that officers were chasing late Friday night, city police said.
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