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Steven Murphy (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Chicago Man Sentenced To 40 years After DNA Found In Untested Rape Kit

Steven Murphy sexually assaulted a woman who was on her way to buy milk for her children on Oct. 14, 2002.

07/24/2014

Robert Buchanan, a former Cook County corrections officer, is charged with raping an 11-year-old girl in 1997. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Rape Victim Sues Harvey Over Untested Rape Kit

A 25-year-old woman whose rape kit went untested for 10 years sues the city of Harvey.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2012

Robert Buchanan, a former Cook County corrections officer, is charged with raping an 11-year-old girl in 1997. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Cook County Officer Charged In 1997 Rape

A Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer is the latest person to be charged with rape after victim rape kits that went untested for years in south suburban Harvey were recovered in a raid.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2011