domestic battery

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.


(CBS Local)

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.


David Terrell (Chicago Police Dept. Photo)

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.


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.


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.


State Sen. Suzi Schmidt

911 Tapes Released In Domestic Disputes At Lawmaker’s Home

Biting, scratching, swinging punches – descriptions of reported violence on the home of an Illinois lawmaker. They center around Illinois State Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa) and her husband, Robert.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

State Sen. Suzi Schmidt

Second Domestic Battery Call At Home Of State Senator

A call of a domestic battery at the north suburban home of State Sen. Suzanne “Suzi” Schmidt and her husband prompted a visit from Lake County Sheriff’s police for the second time in about six weeks.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

Sir Wilfred Camaligan (Chicago Police Dept. Photo)

Woman Kidnapped And Abused For Two Months On NW Side, Police Say

A woman was held for more than two months against her will and regularly abused by a former boyfriend who has been charged with attempted murder, kidnapping and domestic battery in the case, police said.


Manny Ramirez

Manny Ramirez Arrested In Florida On Domestic Battery Charges

Former World Series MVP Manny Ramirez was arrested in a domestic incident near his home in South Florida Monday night.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

Denise Thomas

Woman Charged With Beating Elderly Relative

A south suburban woman has been charged with repeatedly beating an elderly relative who she was living with in unsanitary conditions, the Cook County Sheriff’s office announced Saturday.


File Photo (Abid Katib/ Getty Images)

Police: Man Ordered Hit On Woman He Battered

A northwest suburban man just weeks away from completing a short jail sentence for domestic violence-related charges was indicted for trying to arrange the murder of the woman he was accused of battering.



Suspect Hid Under Blanket, Spit On Cops

An Evanston man allegedly hid under a blanket while police officers were investigating a report of domestic battery against him on Wednesday, then spat in two officers’ faces after he was arrested.


Polish Sausage

Family Fight Over Polish Sausage Leads To Battery Charges

A New Year’s Day fight over a Polish sausage has led to charges of unlawful use of a weapon and domestic battery against a 24-year-old man.


Brian Anderson

Police: Man Pours Gasoline On Woman, Lights Fire

A mother and her four young children escaped injury after a west suburban man apparently pushed her down, poured gasoline on her and lit her clothes on fire early Sunday during a domestic dispute.