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.
The Illinois Dept. of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of abuse against the mother and father of a 3-month-old Northwest Side boy who died on Tuesday.
Police and prosecutors have released more information on multiple battery charges filed after a severely injured infant was treated at an area hospital.
An autopsy was inconclusive on a 1-month-old girl who died early Friday, prompting a state investigation.
It was an extreme case of animal hoarding. There were hundreds of animals living inside a Berwyn house. A teenager was found dead there and now, for the first time, the family is revealing why they never called for help.
A 49-year-old woman has been charged with criminal abuse, neglect and child endangerment after her disabled teenage son died amid squalid conditions in their west suburban home.
A man allegedly burned his girlfriend’s two small children that he lived with because he was upset about the snacks they were eating.
Ricardo Robledo-Espino faces up to 30 years in prison after being convicted Monday of breaking an infant’s legs as he took care of the girl last year.
An autopsy Saturday determined a toddler who died Thursday was beaten to death.
A south suburban woman filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the alleged operator of a babysitting facility where her 20-month-old daughter was abused in 2009.
The state is investigating the Tuesday death of a south suburban Country Club Hills infant.
A 56-year-old West Englewood neighborhood woman was charged with physically abusing a disabled 13-year-old girl after the child’s mother captured the alleged incident on videotape, police said.
A man is being held on $100,000 bond after being charged with beating his girlfriend’s young children with a leather belt.
Hugo Dominguez, 38, was charged Thursday with one count of aggravated domestic battery, while his girlfriend, Mary Ramirez, is charged with one count of unlawful restraint.
A Waukegan man has been charged with aggravated battery for allegedly breaking his infant son’s leg.
EVANSTON, Ill. (WBBM) – An autopsy conducted Sunday afternoon on an infant boy from Evanston proved inconclusive.
State officials were investigating the death of a 3-month-old boy who died early Friday from blunt force trauma.
A man was ordered held on $1 million bond after being charged with allegedly sexually abusing a child multiple times over an eight-year span.
A man was charged Saturday for severely beating a 2-year-old girl Wednesday at a west suburban St. Charles motel where he had been living for the past six months.
Two-year-old girl is in critical condition.