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Chicago Flash Mob

Alderman Pitches Plan To Boost Police Presence, Curb Mag Mile Violence

Posted 04.03.2013 | Chicago

A teen "wilding" scene and a CTA-related robbery near the Magnificent Mile over Easter weekend have renewed a downtown alderman's efforts to boost pol...

Join A (Non-Criminal) Flash Mob This Weekend

Posted 08.09.2011 | Chicago

The recent rash of supposed "flash mob" crime in downtown's glitzy Streeterville neighborhood have the Chicago media in such a frenzy that a man being...

Taking Advantage Of 'Flash Mob' Hype, Gun Rights Advocates Try Building Support

Posted 08.08.2011 | Chicago

Anyone paying even a small amount of attention to the news in Chicago this week has been inundated with dramatic stories of teen "flash mobs" -- viole...

Flash Mob Thieves Hit Michigan Avenue

CBS 2 Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO - Stores on the Mag Mile are on alert after several thefts involving flash mobs. In each case, a group of teens create a disturbance, steal it...