Suspected Serial Killer Pleads Not Guilty In Two StranglingsA week after he was held in contempt of court for refusing to speak to a judge, suspected serial killer Darren Vann politely answered the same judge's questions, and pleaded not guilty to the murders of two women whose bodies were found in northwest Indiana earlier this month.
Wisconsin Man Pleads Not Guilty To "Grooming" ChildAuthorities allege Wiese began sending numerous lewd pictures of himself to an investigator posing as a 14-year-old girl, and requested lewd pictures in return, and that he also engaged in numerous sexually explicit conversations.
Former Teacher Pleads Not Guilty To Sex Assault Of StudentKraus was arrested this fall and charged with sexual assault of a student between the ages of 13 and 17 at her former home in Grayslake.
Man Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Wife With Machete, Suffocating MomA north suburban man accused of nearly decapitating his wife with a machete and later suffocating his elderly mother will spend the rest of his life behind bars if he is convicted their murders.
Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Granddaughter With SledgehammerAlfreda Giedrojc is charged with four counts of murder for allegedly hitting Vivian Summers with a sledgehammer, then slashing the baby’s throat with a carving knife when the girl was left in her care
Monk Denies Trying To Lure ChildrenThomas Chmura is accused of attempting to lure four children into his vehicle on April 25 and April 26. The children were all females, ages 14, 12, 12 and 11.
Suspects In Hadiya Pendleton Murder Plead Not GuiltyThe two men charged with murder in the shooting death of 15-year-old honor student Hadiya Pendleton pleaded innocent on Thursday.
Former Coach Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault, Seeks Lower BondA former basketball coach at a South Side charter school pleaded not guilty Tuesday to sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl in the South Chicago neighborhood, and also asked a judge to lower his $500,000 bond.
Mom Pleads Not Guilty To Selling Her Baby For Child PornA northwest Indiana woman pleaded not guilty Monday morning to selling a child to a man, who also pleaded not guilty, to make child pornography, the Post-Tribune is reporting.
'Bad Hair Bandit' Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To Hair Salon RobberiesJason Logsdon, who took on the media-created “Bad Hair Bandit” moniker after allegedly robbing several salons throughout the Chicago area, pled not guilty Friday to five counts of armed robbery, Pioneer Press is reporting.
Security Guard Pleads Innocent To Sex With Waukegan StudentThe Waukegan High School safety officer accused of having sex with a student faces a mandatory prison sentence if he is convicted, Judge Christopher Stride said Thursday.
Teen Pleads Not Guilty In Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old GirlA Highland Park teen pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges she huffed a cleaning product before her car slammed into a family on Labor Day, killing a 5-year-old girl.