A black plaintiff who threw a courtroom chair at a white Joliet cop after he lost a civil rights trial was on Thursday sentenced to five years in prison for “assault with a dangerous weapon.”
An argument about a woman using the men’s bathroom along the lakefront last night ended with a Chicago woman’s arrest and her allegations against an off-duty cop, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Indiana authorities have released a surveillance photo in an effort to catch the man who assaulted an 84-year-old man and stole his wallet.
Police say a man used his bike to knock a woman off hers and attacked her. The woman managed to get away.
Michael Smith, 23, was charged with misdemeanor aggravated assault following the 11 p.m. incident outside the Dixmoor Village Hall, Cook County Sheriff’s office spokeswoman Cara Smith said.
Luis Alberto Pantoja is being held on $2.5 million bond after being charged with brutally raping and beating a 15-year-old girl in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood last month.
The crime outraged Mayor Emanuel and his police superintendent, Garry McCarthy, who vowed the department will solve the crime.
A Lombard man was charged with attempted murder Wednesday night after he allegedly rammed his car into a squad car he thought was occupied.
Two paramedics and a police officer were hospitalized Tuesday night after responding to a call on the Near North Side.
The man accused of beating Jen Hall is in jail again, this time for going after a woman on Monday at the same store. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov talked with Hall today.
New video surfaced Friday that appears to show sophomore Lauren Goodlow being pushed by a male security guard. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a doctor from Chicago’s Stroger Hospital, on allegations he sexually assaulted two patients during gynecological exams.
Even in the full light of day the fear is still there, CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.
A 26-year old man was arrested after shouting “April Fools” before he allegedly attacked a woman along a jogging trail in New Lenox yesterday.
The Lincoln Square neighborhood was the scene of two recent retail robberies in which store employees have been attacked.
It’s the dirty little hidden danger of riding public transportation.
Just moments after a federal jury ruled against Lavelle Watts Jr., and in favor of Officer Joshua Sawyer, the Joliet cop Watts had sued, an enraged Watts grabbed a chair and flung it at Sawyer, witnesses said.
Police are looking for Joseph L. Lopez, who is suspected of beating a woman inside a car in an unincorporated area near Palatine.
A south suburban woman is out on bond on charges she beat another woman with a bat when plans for a S&M-themed photo shoot went awry, authorities said.
Police are looking for a man who allegedly approached a teen girl and fondled her on an Orange Line train last week.