Swim Coach Gets 18 Years For Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Girl, 13A 61-year-old man was sentenced to 18 years in prison Wednesday for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl he had hired to help him teach swim classes in the Irving Park neighborhood.
Serial Rapist Sentenced To 70 Years In PrisonKerwinn Cross was sentenced for a rape on June 25, 2013. He still faces charges in two other attacks that occurred within five days in 2013.
Man Charged With Kidnapping Girl In Ford HeightsThe girl was found in Charles Howard’s back yard in Ford Heights late Saturday night.
Girl, 8, Choked In South Loop Store RestroomA 33-year-old man has been ordered held without bail, accused of choking an 8-year-old girl unconscious in a public restroom in the South Loop.
Jailed Oswego Man Charged With Trying To Have Witness KilledA west suburban man already charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint is facing more charges for trying to have a witness in the case killed, according to police.
Third Woman Charged In Elgin Kidnapping, Torture CaseA third woman has been charged with kidnapping and torturing a woman in Elgin last month, while two other suspects are still being sought.
Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman Who Answered Craigslist AdA 50-year-old man has been charged with raping a woman who answered his Craigslist ad for a room for rent in the northwest suburbs.
Man Charged With Trying To Abduct Young Children In Lisle, AddisonGiuseppe Ressa, 34, is charged with three counts of aggravated kidnapping, two counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault, and three counts of child abduction, according to a statement from the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Father Of Girl Found Alone In Forest PreserveCook County Sheriff's police have taken steps to bring a 35-year-old man back from Michigan, after he showed up there a day after allegedly leaving his 3-year-old daughter alone in a forest preserve in northwest suburban Prospect Heights earlier this week.
Man Gets 32 Years For "Brutal" Rape At West Town Bus StopMichael Campbell, now 29, pleaded guilty to one count each of aggravated criminal sexual assault and aggravated kidnapping, and was sentenced by Cook County Judge Charles Burns, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
Sheriff: Cook County Jail Inmate Attacked Public Defender During VisitEleven years ago, the same public defender was attacked by another inmate inside a courtroom, when he was knocked to the floor, and hit his head.
Two Parolees Charged In Harvey StandoffDavid Jordan and Peter Williams, have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, aggravated kidnapping, and aggravated criminal sexual assault.