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.
Mom Charged After 8-Year-Old Boy Shot While Playing With GunA 31-year-old woman with a felony conviction on her record has been charged with child endangerment, after her 8-year-old son was accidentally shot while he and another child played with her boyfriend’s gun.
Man Charged With Causing Death Of West Side ToddlerReginal Brown, 36, is charged with one felony count of endangering the life of a child leading to death, according to Chicago Police.
Pregnant Woman Arrested For Endangering Unborn Child By HuffingAt 2:25 p.m. Wednesday, a Porter County Sheriff’s Department’s officer went to Mariah Warner’s home, in the 100 block of East Bates Street in Hebron, to serve an arrest warrant for neglect of a dependent and inhaling toxic vapors, stemming from a July 9 incident in Hebron
Mom Of Dead 7-Month-Old Held On $250K BondA 7-month-old girl found in a snowsuit and blanket in a “very warm” Lawndale apartment died in part from dehydration and overheating.
Man Charged After Boy Brings Loaded Gun To Elgin SchoolA 7-year-old boy brought a loaded handgun to a northwest suburban elementary school Thursday morning, and the man who allegedly brought the gun to the boy’s home is being held on a $250,000 bond.
Woman Charged With DUI In Crash That Injured 9 KidsSeven of the children – who range in age from 3 to 14 – were not wearing seat belts, or in other child restraints.
Mom Gets 5 Years In Prison For Leaving Toddlers Alone Before FireTatiana Meakens pleaded guilty to two counts of child endangerment and Judge Diane Cannon sentenced her to five years in prison.
Three Women Arrested For Child Neglect In NapervilleThree women have been arrested and charged with child neglect in separate incidents over a five-day period in Naperville, including one who allegedly left her 18-month-old child alone in a hot, unsecured car while she went shopping.
Northlake Mom Gets Probation For Binding, Blindfolding Kids In KansasDeborah Gomez, 43, and her husband, Adolfo Gomez, 52, of Northlake, Ill., have been in custody since they were arrested June 13. Police found two of their children, ages 5 and 7, bound by their hands and feet in a Walmart parking lot in Lawrence.
Mom Charged After Boy Found Alone On Englewood SidewalkA young mother has been charged with child endangerment, after her son was found running by himself in the Englewood neighborhood on Monday night.
Prosecutors: Mom And Sister Went To Parties, Leaving 2 Kids To Die In FireA young mom and her sister went to parties, leaving their unsupervised children to die in a house fire, prosecutors said.