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Ill. High Court Ruling Could Mean Early Release For Prisoners Convicted As Juveniles

The 16-page opinion stemmed from the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2012 decision that mandatory life sentences without parole for juveniles were unconstitutional, and said it must be applied retroactively in Illinois.

03/20/2014

Alexa Rubin (Kane County Sheriff's Dept.)

Prosecutors: Youth Center Worker Had Sex With Detainee

A west suburban woman had three sexual encounters with a male juvenile who was in custody at the Illinois Youth Center where she worked as a contractor, the Beacon-News is reporting.

09/30/2013

A 7-year-old boy was shot on the porch of his West Garfield Park home on Aug. 18, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Teen Charged With Shooting 7-Year-Old In West Garfield Park

Tyvion Jackson was shot in the arm around 9 p.m. Sunday, after walking home from a family picnic.

08/20/2013

Rasheed Hinton (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Teens Charged In South Chicago Robberies, Rapes

Police have arrested two teenagers in connection with a pair of robberies and sexual assaults in the South Chicago neighborhood over the weekend.

08/06/2013

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Teen Charged After Hot Sauce Prank At Highland Park High School

A Highland Park High School student who admitted to spiking marinara sauce in the cafeteria has been charged as a juvenile with five counts of misdemeanor battery.

06/11/2013

Lemont police search Oakwood Elementary School after a bomb threat was found written on a wall. (Credit: CBS)

Student Charged With Writing Bomb Threat On School In Lemont

A Lemont middle school student who admitted to writing a bomb threat on a wall at Oakwood School will be charged as a juvenile, police said Tuesday, and her actions could result in expulsion and having to make restitution, according to the school’s student handbook.

05/08/2013

Douglas J. Carlson (McHenry County Sheriff's Dept.)

Police: Man Pressured Juvenile To Send Explict Photos

Douglas J. Carlson, 43, of the 4400 block of Beech Street in Island Lake, was charged with felony counts of intimidation and harmful material, according to the McHenry County Sheriff’s office. He was ordered held on a $30,000 bond.

11/15/2012

Terrance Wright (Source: Family photo)

Boy, 14, Charged In Fatal Shooting Of High School Senior

A 14-year-old boy is being held by juvenile authorities after being charged with the fatal shooting of a man in the South Side South Deering neighborhood earlier this month.

10/29/2012

Porter Cross, a World War II veteran, was beaten and robbed on his way home from buying Lottery tickets in the West Englewood neighborhood on July 30, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

87-Year Old World War II Veteran Robbed, Beaten

Three people, including two teenagers, have been charged with attacking and robbing an elderly World War II veteran Monday in the West Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

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Parole Violator Jumps From Balcony, Fails To Escape Police

A parole violator made dramatic leap from a balcony in Naperville in an attempt to escape police, but his plan didn’t work.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012

George E. Sabie, 55, of Shorewood was found guilty in October of criminal sexual assault, custodial sexual misconduct and official misconduct. (Photo by Will County Sheriff's Office)

Juvenile Center Employee Gets Six Years For Sexually Assaulting Inmate

A southwest suburban man convicted of offering to pay an inmate at a juvenile detention center to give him oral sex was sentenced to six years in prison Tuesday.

02/28/2012

Plainfield Car Fire

12-Year-Old Suspect Charged In Plainfield Arsons

A 12-year-old boy stands charged with setting a rash of fires in Plainfield, which destroyed five cars and a home within weeks.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012

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Bald Eagle Shot In North Central Illinois

A juvenile bald eagle was on the mend Wednesday after being shot in north central Illinois.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

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Illinois Ranked Fourth Worst State For Juvenile Obesity

The Land of Lincoln is becoming the land of the large.

WBBM Newsradio–07/07/2011

Michigan Avenue

Teen Shoplifting Mobs On The Rise On Michigan Avenue

Here in Chicago, shoplifting arrests of juveniles have jumped in the police district that includes the Magnificent Mile — even though retail-theft arrests as a whole have fallen slightly.

05/18/2011

Derrion Albert (CBS Local)

Maximum Sentence For Juvenile In Derrion Albert Case

A 15-year-old boy convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School student Derrion Albert was sentenced to a juvenile detention center until he turns 21, the maximum sentence for a juvenile.

01/18/2011

File Photo Of Police Tape (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty Aurora Cop Kills Juvenile Carrying Gun

A juvenile was fatally shot by an off-duty Aurora police officer who allegedly saw him shooting at a group of kids Friday afternoon in the west suburb.

01/07/2011