Teen Held In Valparaiso School Bomb ThreatA 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.
South Suburban Volunteer Coach Charged With Sex AbuseA 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 Searching For 2 Men Who Abducted Teen In Chicago LawnPolice 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.
Emanuel Meets With Slain Teen's Family, ClassmatesAn $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.
Girl, 15, Stabbed In Leg In Fight In South ShoreA 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.
Former Teacher Charged With Sexting With Middle School StudentA 34-year-old teacher has been charged with sexting with one of the students at the Des Plaines middle school where he taught.
Boy, 14, Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl At Evanston High SchoolA 14-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a fellow student at Evanston Township High School – while school was in session.
Girl, 15, Charged With Stabbing SchoolmateA 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.
Man Assaults Same Teenage Girl Twice In Rogers ParkPolice hope a new sketch will help them find a suspect who attacked the same teenage girl twice in the Rogers Park neighborhood.
Former High School Football Player Gets 16 Years For Sexual AssaultA former high school football player will spend the next 16 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl.
Cops Seek Van Linked To Rape, Abduction AttemptPolice are looking into similarities between the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl and the attempted abduction of a 14-year-old girl.
Residents Say Van Used In Rape Parked Near School For DaysA 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.