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Man Charged With Throwing Baby From Vehicle After Hitting Girlfriend, Her Son

A South Shore man was charged with domestic battery after he allegedly beat his girlfriend and her son early Monday before throwing her 8-month-old daughter from a moving vehicle, which then ran the baby over in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

09/02/2014

Rick Brunson (Credit: Vernon Hills Police)

Ex-Bull Brunson Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault Charges

Former Chicago Bulls player and coach Rick Brunson is denying charges that he sexually assaulted a masseuse at Lifetime Fitness in Vernon Hills.

07/31/2014

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Police: Man Charged When Cops Find Child Porn On Cell Phone

Police first responded to a Blue Island home regarding a report of domestic battery. While there, police found Richard Fowler’s cell phone turned on, displaying three images of minors engaged in sex acts.

06/13/2014

Vance Nono (Credit: Riverside Police)

Cops: Drunk Drove Up To Police Station After Hitting Girlfriend

Vance Nono, of Lyons, has been charged with domestic battery, battery to a police officer, DUI, and other counts.

05/02/2014

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Domestic Battery Suspect Shot, Killed By Sleepy Hollow Police

Two northwest suburban police officers fatally shot a suspect in a domestic battery Sunday after he slashed at them with a knife.

03/10/2014

Benjamin Alvarez (Credit: Riverside Police)

Riverside Man Charged With Kicking Pregnant Fiancée

Benjamin G. Alvarez, 39, faces two Class A misdemeanor charges of battery to an unborn child and domestic battery.

02/24/2014

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Man Arrested After Knocking Wife Unconscious, Fleeing With Baby

When his wife announced she was leaving him, police say, Philip Hritz took off with their 1-year-old son, and threatened to hurt the baby and himself.

01/31/2014

Raymond Rodgers (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Fatally Stabbing Wife’s Pit Bull

Raymond Rodgers, 36, of the 8200 block of South Houston, was charged with misdemeanor domestic battery and criminal damage to property.

01/20/2014

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Firefighter Crashes Van Into Indiana Home, Suffers Burns

A battalion chief with the Hobart Fire Department was taken to a Crown Point hospital Tuesday morning with severe burns after crashing a minivan into a house near Hebron

12/10/2013

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Man Shot During Domestic Dispute Charged With Beating Wife

A man accidentally shot in the South Shore neighborhood early Thursday while allegedly struggling with his wife over a gun has been charged with domestic battery.

11/29/2013

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Man Charged With Burning Woman With Hot Iron

Eric Alonso, 32, of the 600 block of Chester Avenue, was charged with a Class 2 felony count of aggravated domestic battery.

09/04/2013

Steven Derkits (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Mistakenly Released From Jail Attacks Girlfriend

Steven Derkits, 30, was arrested last month for domestic battery, aggravated battery to a police officer, violating an order of protection, and resisting arrest.

08/21/2013

Tio Hardiman, arrested on domestic abuse charge. (Credit: Hillside Police)

Ousted CeaseFire Leader Helped Implement Zero-Tolerance Policy For Domestic Violence

CeaseFire Illinois’ former leader “should have volunteered” information about his 1999 domestic battery conviction to its parent agency, a spokesman said, because he was “fully aware” of and helped implement a zero-tolerance policy toward domestic violence charges.

06/06/2013

Tio Hardiman, arrested on domestic abuse charge. (Credit: Hillside Police)

Attorney: Former CeaseFire Director’s Wife Was ‘Beaten Like An Animal’

An attorney for the wife of former CeaseFire director Tio Hardiman said she was “beaten like an animal” during a fight that prompted Hardiman’s arrest, but Hardiman denied ever laying a hand on his wife.

06/04/2013

Tio Hardiman, arrested on domestic abuse charge. (Credit: Hillside Police)

McCarthy: CeaseFire Program To Be Judged On Merits, Not Charges Against Director

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Monday that the city should not necessarily have to end a contract with the anti-violence group CeaseFire, after its director was charged with domestic abuse for allegedly punching and kicking his wife.

06/03/2013

Donald Walsh (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Suspended Frankfort Cop Facing New Burglary Charge

Donald Walsh was initially charged with domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery in July after Mokena police arrested him for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend at her home. This week, a Will County grand jury indicted Walsh on a residential burglary charge, for which he was arraigned on Friday.

05/03/2013

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Man Charged With Attacking Girlfriend At Elgin Casino

A 27-year-old Crystal Lake man is charged with attacking his live-in girlfriend in the Grand Victoria Casino parking garage in northwest suburban Elgin.

08/19/2012

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Former Bears Player Charged With Domestic Battery

Former Chicago Bears wide receiver David Terrell was charged with domestic battery and was being held on $10,000 bond Saturday.

04/14/2012

Deeldran Jackson, 24, is charged with misdemeanor unlawful use of a weapon and domestic battery after a barricade situation that started on Jan. 20, 2012, in the Woodlawn neighborhood. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged After South Side Barricade Situation

A man involved in a barricade situation that began late Friday inside a Woodlawn residence was ordered held on $100,000 bond Sunday.

01/22/2012

Francisco Tirado, arrested for the 65th time, for assaulting a woman and her children. (Photo courtesy Cook County Sheriffs Dept.)

Man Arrested For 65th Time After Holding Woman And Her Children Hostage

A woman and her two small children escaped a home in unincorporated Northbrook after her attacker fell asleep, ending a week-long captivity during which the woman was repeatedly beaten.

10/01/2011

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