15-Year-Old Girl

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Teen Held In Valparaiso School Bomb Threat

A 15-year-old Valparaiso High School student was in custody Thursday at the Porter County Juvenile Detention Center after allegedly explaining to police that she called in a bomb threat at Valparaiso High School to get out of taking a test.


Isaac Kruspe (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

South Suburban Volunteer Coach Charged With Sex Abuse

A volunteer gymnastics coach at south suburban Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 — who was a former gymnastics state champion for the district — has been charged with sexually abusing a female student.


Police sketches of two men suspected of kidnapping a 15-year-old girl in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on March 21, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Searching For 2 Men Who Abducted Teen In Chicago Lawn

Police are looking for two men who kidnapped a 15-year-old girl in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, and investigators have released sketches of the suspects.


Hadiya Pendleton (Supplied to CBS)

Emanuel Meets With Slain Teen’s Family, Classmates

An $11,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the gunman who killed an honor student in Kenwood, a week after she had performed with her school band at President Barack Obama’s inauguration in Washington.

CBS Chicago–01/29/2013

Paxton Avenue Stabbing

Girl, 15, Stabbed In Leg In Fight In South Shore

A 15-year-old girl was hospitalized Tuesday morning, after being stabbed in the leg in a fight with three other girls in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2012

Jack Pickup

Former Teacher Charged With Sexting With Middle School Student

A 34-year-old teacher has been charged with sexting with one of the students at the Des Plaines middle school where he taught.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Evanston Township High School

Boy, 14, Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl At Evanston High School

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a fellow student at Evanston Township High School – while school was in session.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2012

Hirsch Metro High School

Girl, 15, Charged With Stabbing Schoolmate

A 15-year-old girl now stands charged with a felony for allegedly stabbing a schoolmate with a pair of scissors at Hirsch Metro High School in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2012

Rogers Park Sketch

Man Assaults Same Teenage Girl Twice In Rogers Park

Police hope a new sketch will help them find a suspect who attacked the same teenage girl twice in the Rogers Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

Demarco Whitley, 18, is charged with one count of criminal sexual assault. (Credit: Rolling Meadows Police Department)

Former High School Football Player Gets 16 Years For Sexual Assault

A former high school football player will spend the next 16 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

Police Generic

Cops Seek Van Linked To Rape, Abduction Attempt

Police are looking into similarities between the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl and the attempted abduction of a 14-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2011

Police say a 15-year-old girl was held at gunpoint, forced into the back of a van and then raped on Oct. 11, 2011, near Calumet Perspectives Charter School on the South Side. (Credit: CBS)

Residents Say Van Used In Rape Parked Near School For Days

A teenage girl walking to school says she was held at gunpoint, thrown into a van and raped. On Tuesday, friends and family were expressing concern surrounding the vehicle that some said had been parked in the area for days.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011

Soulchartirya Terry

Girl, 15, Missing; Last Seen In School Military Uniform

Police are looking for a 15-year-old girl, who has not been seen since vanishing three days ago wearing the uniform from the military school she attends.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

Kristina Wesselman

New Leads In DuPage County Murder 26 Years Later?

Twenty-six years ago today, someone raped and murdered a 15-year-old DuPage County girl.

WBBM Newsradio–07/21/2011

A Chicago police car. (Photo Credit: MIRA OBERMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Girl, 15, Fights Off Attacker In West Pullman Alley

A 15-year-old girl successfully fought off a man who tried to drag her into an alley in the West Pullman neighborhood in the daylight hours this morning.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011

A proof picture of Nomin Enkhsaikhan who was last seen Sunday morning leaving her northwest suburban Maine Township home. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Missing 15-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Leaving Home

Police are looking for a 15-year-old girl last seen Sunday morning leaving her northwest suburban Maine Township home.


Wabansia Avenue Shooting

Girl, 15, Shot In West Humboldt Park

A 15-year-old girl was shot in the neck and seriously injured Thursday night in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011