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Hugo Dominguez (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

60 Days In Jail For Man Who Admitted Beating, Chaining Up Son

A south suburban man who admitted that he routinely beat his 13-year-old son and chained the boy to a dryer at night pleaded guilty last week and was sentenced two months in jail and probation.

11/14/2012

In 2010, this 14-month-old girl was left with a black eye and a swollen head, after she was taken to the hospital due to injuries from child abuse. Two years later, no charges had been filed, despite evidence of previous abuse. (Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: No Charges Filed In Abuse That Left Baby With Head Injury

A young child was abused, suffered a head injury, and spent nearly a week in the hospital; two adults were home with the girl at the time, yet no one has been criminally charged.

CBS 2–10/17/2012

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Lake In The Hills Man Guilty Of Molesting 11-Year-Old Girl

An 11-year-old girl’s suicidal feelings started an investigation that led to a Lake in the Hills man being convicted this week of sexually abusing her.

10/05/2012

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Hobart Man Pleads Guilty In Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy

A Hobart man pleaded guilty on Wednesday just as his trial was winding down on charges stemming from the death of his ex-girlfriend’s three-year old son.

10/04/2012

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Family Sues Over Nanny Who Shook, Choked 15-Month-Old Girl

A lawsuit has been filed in connection with the abuse of a 15-month-old girl by the nanny hired to look after the child.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Jerry Sandusky sits in a car after a court hearing. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Child Abuse Expert: Sandusky Jury Doesn’t Need To Hear From Experts

Media pundits were wondering why the prosecution isn’t calling a psychiatrist specializing in pedophiles to explain Sandusky’s behavior. Some people in social media were wondering why the victims didn’t come forward sooner.

670 The Score–06/13/2012

Jonathan Ortiz has been charged in the death of his baby daughter. (South Chicago Heights Police Dept.)

Father Charged In Death Of 4-Month-Old

Police on Friday night announced charges against the father of a 4-month-old girl who was apparently shaken to death.

06/08/2012

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DCFS Investigating Death Of 4-Month-Old Girl

Hoffman Estates police are investigating the death of a 4-month-old Mount Prospect girl who officials say might have died from shaken baby syndrome Saturday afternoon.

04/22/2012

Michelle Feliciano, 23, is accused of fracturing her 11-month-old son's skull, breaking his clavicle, and puncturing his foot with toothpicks. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Mother Accused Of Fracturing Son’s Skull, Puncturing His Foot With Toothpicks

The mother of an 11-month-old boy hospitalized with skull fractures and a broken clavicle last week has been charged with multiple counts of felony child abuse.

04/22/2012

Baby Foot/Shoe (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

North Suburban Man Charged With Beating Infant

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (STMW) – A 21-year-old north suburban Park City man was arrested for allegedly beating his 22-day-old infant son. The baby was brought into the emergency room of the Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital facility […]

12/31/2011

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Police, DCFS Investigate After Little Girl Appears Duct Taped On Facebook

An investigation into possible child abuse is underway, after a man posted a picture of a little bound in duct tape on Facebook.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2011

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Attorney For Convicted Woman: Judge’s Family, Victim’s Family Had Facebook Link

A Will County woman who was convicted of abusing a child at her home daycare is challenging the conviction based on a Facebook connection.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

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Joliet Couple Arrested For Severely Beating 3-Year-Old Boy

Police say a woman waited three days to bring her 3-year-old son to the hospital after she and her boyfriend gave him a severe beating in southwest suburban Joliet.

12/11/2011

Cesar Ruiz, 34, (left) and Crystal Valdez, 28, (right) are charged with murder and concealing a homicide in the death of Valdez's 4-year-old son, Christopher Valdez. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Mother Now Charged With Murder In Death Of 4-Year-Old Son

A day after she was charged with concealing the death of her 4-year-old son at the hands of her boyfriend, a 28-year-old woman has been charged with murder.

11/28/2011

Cesar Ruiz, 34, (left) and Crystal Valdez, 28, (right) are charged with murder and concealing a homicide in the death of Valdez's 4-year-old son, Christopher Valdez. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Mother, Boyfriend Charged In Death Of 4-Year-Old Boy

A 34-year-old Chicago man has been charged with killing his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son and the boy’s mother has been charged with child endangerment and concealing a homicide in her son’s death.

CBS Chicago–11/27/2011

Christopher Valdez (courtesy family/Dawn Valenti)

Autopsy: Death Of Toddler Ruled Homicide

An autopsy Saturday determined a four-year-old boy died Friday from child abuse and his death was ruled a homicide.

11/26/2011

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Man Imprisoned For Naperville Child Abduction, Abuse

A Naperville man has begun serving a one-year prison sentence for using candy to lure two pre-teenage girls into his condominium unit and licking one of them on the lips.

11/24/2011

Veronica Perez (Photo from Mount Prospect Police)

Woman Accused Of Hitting Infant Son

A northwest suburban woman was charged with aggravated battery to a child after her infant boy was taken to an area hospital with a broken leg.

11/16/2011

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DCFS Investigating Death Of South Shore Infant

The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of neglect against the parents of a one-month-old girl who died Friday in the South Shore neighborhood.

11/12/2011

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Police Question Parents In Jefferson Park Baby’s Death

Police are questioning the parents of a 3-month old Jefferson Park girl who died on Tuesday as a result of several injuries from child abuse.

10/12/2011

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