About 100 women walked on a trail in the Sauganash neighborhood Thursday morning, as a show of strength and unity, after an off-duty police officer who lives nearby fought off a would-be rapist last week.
Two good samaritans were able to help an 18-year-old woman fight off a man who tried to rape her near Midway International Airport earlier this week.
Deandre Minor, 28, of the 800 block of West 78th Street, is facing one count each of attempted criminal sexual assault with bodily harm, robbery, and home invasion/sex offense.
A man has been charged with trying to sexually assault a 54-year-old woman early Friday in her Gold Coast home.
Police have issued an alert for people on the Southwest Side, about a home invader who tries to sexually assault women.
The north suburban manager of a Lake View neighborhood apartment building was ordered held on a $100,000 bond Friday, charged with the aggravated battery and attempted rape of a 72-year-old woman who lives in his building.
Police are asking for help finding the man suspected of trying to rape a woman after she got off a CTA Red Line train on the South Side last month.
Police are looking for a man who beat, robbed and tried to rape a woman early Friday in the Edgewater neighborhood.
Police in west suburban Villa park have issued a community alert after two men allegedly robbed two juveniles and tried to sexually assault them as the victims were walking home from McDonald’s.
A 31-year-old man has pleaded guilty to trying to rape a woman in a Foster Avenue Beach restroom in 2010 and has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
A man accused of beating and trying to rape a woman in a Foster Avenue Beach bathroom — a crime stopped by a man who came to the screaming victim’s aid — pleaded not guilty to the charges against him on Tuesday.