Ban Video Games? Ill. State Rep. Wants Ban on 'Grand Theft Auto' Game After Rash of Carjackings in Chicago Area Nick Kangadis February. 23. 2021 746 views Violent crimes, carjacking among them, have been rampant in the city of Chicago for decades. But sure, a video game is the crux of the problem. So glad we’re getting to the bottom of that.