Mom Charged After Leaving Baby In Running Car Stolen In CiceroTania Madrigal allegedly left her toddler unattended in a baby seat in the back seat of her Jeep Cherokee while she was picking up a pizza.
Woman Charged With Endangerment After Child Found Alone At Rainbow Beach ParkA woman has been charged with endangerment after a child was found alone Sunday evening at Rainbow Beach Park on the South Side.
Woman Charged With Driving Drunk With 3 Kids In CarPolice said Lucero Reyes was driving 51 mph in a 35 mph zone before swerving over the curb, onto the grass, and veering back into traffic.
Man's Selfie With Toddler Holding Gun Prompts Request For Police ProbeChicago Police are looking into a post on social media showing a toddler holding a handgun.
Man Carrying Infant Son Stole 2 Squad Cars In NW IndianaA Michigan man had his 7-month-old son with him when he stole two squad cars Wednesday afternoon and led police on a chase that ended when a helicopter spotted him running through the woods in northwest Indiana, police said.
Girl, 5, Accidentally Shoots Herself In The StomachChicago police were investigating how a 5-year-old girl got her hands on a gun, after she accidentally shot herself in the stomach Tuesday night at a home in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.
Man Stole Car With Toddler In Back SeatA 26-year-old woman was unloading groceries about 12:45 p.m. Saturday in the 7100 block of South Sawyer when Oscar Cervantes got in the driver seat, used a 9-inch steak knife to start the Nissan Sentra and drove off, Cook County prosecutors said during a bail hearing Sunday.
Man Gets Probation After Son Fatally Shoots 3-Year-Old BrotherA man who faced charges after his 6-year-old son found a loaded gun and accidentally fatally shot his 3-year-old brother in the head last year in their Humboldt Park home has been sentenced to probation.
Woman Charged With Drunk Driving In Crash That Injured 5A 24-year-old woman was charged with DUI and child endangerment after a crash in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side that that left her and four passengers injured early Monday.
Prosecutors: Woman Beat Daughter For Not Eating NoodlesJazmine Jones faces one count of causing child endangerment leading to death, according to Chicago Police. Jones was arrested because she “neglected to treat the injuries sustained by the victim while the victim was being cared for by Jones,” police said. “The victim sustained injuries that may have led to the victim’s death.”
Lawndale Mother Cleared Of Child Endangerment In Baby's 2013 DeathA Lawndale woman was found not guilty of child endangerment Wednesday, two years after her 7-month-old baby was discovered dead in the family’s apartment.
Felon Charged After Girlfriend's Son Shot By Another Boy Playing With GunBail was set at $350,000 for a Chicago man who left a gun on top of a refrigerator at his girlfriend’s North Lawndale home, where an unsupervised boy found it and accidentally shot another boy.