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Guardian Angels Assist In Search For West Pullman Rapist

The suspect attacked each woman from behind, and showed or implied he had a handgun. He covered each victim’s head with a piece of clothing, and forced them into a vehicle, where he raped them.

05/21/2014

A 15-year-old girl was struck in the head, then dragged into this back yard in Belmont-Cragin, where she was raped, and left for dead. She laid in the snow for nearly two hours before the homeowner discovered her. (Credit: CBS)

Residents Worried After Teen Beaten, Raped In Belmont-Cragin

A teenage girl remained in critical condition on Wednesday, and a quiet Chicago neighborhood was on edge, after the girl was beaten and sexually assaulted while on her way to a bus stop.

12/18/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Guardian Angels Help Search For Washington Heights Rapist

The Guardian Angels were out in the Washington Heights neighborhood Friday morning, trying to help police catch a serial rapist who attacked two women and a teenage girl on Wednesday, and nearly attacked an 11-year-old girl.

10/11/2013

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Police Warn Of Robberies In West Loop

The victims are distracted, sucker punched, and then robbed of smart phones, purses or wallets.

09/25/2013

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Guardian Angels To Mayor: Join Us On Neighborhood Patrols

The Guardian Angels volunteer citizen crime-fighting group invited Mayor Rahm Emanuel to join them on one of their patrols in the city’s neighborhoods, after the mayor said they’d be more useful in spots other than the Magnificent Mile.

WBBM Newsradio–07/25/2013

Guardian Angels member Thomas Hunt hands out a flyer of safety tips on Michigan Avenue near the Water Tower on July 23, 2013. The group says it wants to make sure the popular tourist and shopping district known as the Magnificent Mile doesn't become known as Muggers' Mile. (Credit: CBS)

Guardian Angels: Don’t Let Mag Mile Become “Muggers’ Mile”

A volunteer group of citizen crime fighters is calling the Magnificent Mile – a popular tourist destination in Chicago – the “Muggers’ Mile,” to spotlight robberies along Michigan Avenue.

07/23/2013

Michael Campbell (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Raping Woman In Ukrainian Village

A 28-year-old man has been charged with grabbing a woman at a bus stop in the Ukrainian Village, and raping her in a nearby alley.

07/12/2013

Members of the Guardian Angels were patrolling a landscaped path near the Montrose station on the CTA Blue Line on June 19, 2013, two days after a woman was sexually assaulted on the path. (Credit: CBS)

Guardian Angels Patrol Blue Line Stop Near Scene Of Sexual Assault

Members of the Guardian Angels were patrolling near a CTA Blue Line station on the Northwest Side on Wednesday, two days after a woman was sexually assaulted along a heavily-traveled walkway in the Mayfair neighborhood.

06/19/2013

Police have released a sketch of a suspect wanted in a sex assault on the North Side. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Sexual Assault Victim Comes Forward In Hope Of Stopping Predator

A woman who says she was raped is sharing her story publicly to warn others and to hopefully generate leads for police in her case.

06/02/2013

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Teen Arrested For Molesting Girls On Red Line Train

Police have arrested a teenager suspected of molesting underage girls on a CTA Red Line train last month.

05/03/2013

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Guardian Angels Recover Stolen Phone Using Tracking App

The Guardian Angels are on the Red Line this morning — warning commuters to keep a close eye on their smart phones.

10/16/2012

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Surveillance Pictures Released In Mob Attack On CTA Red Line

Chicago Police hope surveillance pictures help lead them to one of three weekend mob attacks on people downtown.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012

Julius Price (Photo by Chicago Police Dept.)

Man Charged With Stabbing Of Four Guardian Angles

A second Chicago man has been arrested and charged in connection with the robbery of a CTA Red Line passenger — an attack that turned even more violent with the stabbing of four Guardian Angels who came to the victim’s aid.

06/03/2012

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Robbery Victim, 4 Guardian Angels Hurt In Red Line Attack

Robbers on the CTA Red Line subway sent four Guardian Angels to the hospital overnight.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012

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Rash Of Robberies Plagues Green Line On South Side

Police have issued a community alert for people who ride the CTA Green Line on the South Side.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Self-Defense Training For Wicker Park Residents

February 17, 2012 – CBS 2 News at 6AM After the robbery of a flower shop in the Wicker Park neighborhood that ended in the stabbing of a store employee, the Guardian Angels are offering […]

02/17/2012

Members of the Guardian Angels demonstrate self-defense techniques at a Logan Square tae kwan do studio in the wake of a series of muggings in the area. (Credit: CBS)

NW Side Residents Look To Defend Selves Against Recent Attacks

Enough is enough for some Chicagoans fed up with attacks on women in Wicker Park, Bucktown and Logan Square.

CBS 2–02/07/2012

Members of the Guardian Angels were patrolling the Roosevelt CTA train station on Dec. 27, 2011, a day after a 21-year-old man was shot at the station. (Credit: CBS)

Guardian Angels To Patrol Roosevelt CTA Station After Shooting

The Guardian Angels are patrolling near the CTA’s Roosevelt train station after a 21-year-old man was shot there Monday night.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

CTA 'L' Train (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Guardian Angels Focus On CTA Trains After Rash Of Smart Phone Robberies

The Guardian Angels are stepping up their anti-crime patrols aboard CTA ‘L’ trains and at ‘L’ stations in response to the recent rash of smart phone robberies.

WBBM Newsradio–08/11/2011

Police sketch of a suspected robber in Oak Park. (Credit: Oak Park Police)

Guardian Angels Take To Oak Park After Robberies

The Guardian Angels have descended on the CTA Green Line ‘L’ in Oak Park, since five women have been beaten or robbed in recent weeks.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011

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