Police Lights Police Car

Police Find 13-Year-Old Behind Wheel

Police conducting a traffic stop near west suburban Oswego got a surprise early Thursday — the driver was a 13-year-old girl.


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Police: Man Sexually Assaulted, Threatened 13-Year-Old Girl

A man grabbed a 13-year-old and sexually assaulted her in a vehicle Monday morning on the West Side, then drove her home and threatened to burn her house down if she didn’t get him money.


A 13-year-old girl was shot along with an adult woman Sunday while they sat in a car at this station. (CBS)

13-Year-Old Girl, 4 Others Shot On Far South Side

A woman and a teenage girl were in critical condition after they were shot Sunday afternoon at a gas station in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.


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Robbery Suspect, 13, Threatens To Shoot Evanston Cabbie

A north suburban cab driver was robbed of about $200 and a cell phone early Wednesday, and police are looking for a suspect who is 13 years old.


Riley Choate and Kimberly Leona Kubina

Ind. Officials Launch “Expedited” Investigation Into Boy’s Death

Indiana officials today announced they have launched an “expedited” investigation into the events surrounding the death of a 13-year-old boy whose body was found buried in a Gary trailer park last month.


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Rape Victim’s Family Sues County Probation Dept.

A family is suing Cook County authorities, after a convicted sex offender sexually assaulted their teenage daughter while out of jail despite having violated probation.