Accused Serial Rapist Takes Stand In His DefenseWinner has been charged in four separate rape cases. The women all making similar accusations.
Woman Testifies Against Former Tanning Salon Owner In Rape TrialAuthorities describe him as a serial rapist. Today, a former West Loop tanning salon owner is back in court for another day of his criminal trial.
Woman Raped At Knifepoint In Little VillageThe man walked out of an alley in the 3300 block of West 25th Street around 3:30 a.m., and followed the victim for a block, before forcing her into an alley, where he sexually assaulted her while armed with a knife, according to a community alert from Chicago police.
Man Gets 80 Years For 1985 Rape, Murder Of Glen Ellyn TeenMichael Jones was sentenced to 80 years in prison after pleading guilty to the 1985 murder of 15-year-old Kristy Wesselman in Glen Ellyn.
Man Pleads Guilty To 1985 Rape, Murder Of Glen Ellyn TeenProsecutors say a Champaign man has pleaded guilty in the 1985 death of a teenage girl who left her suburban Chicago home to go to the store and never returned.
Prosecutor: Rapist Targeted Women In Clubs, Intoxicated Loyola StudentA 34-year-old Chicago man raped four women, dating back to 2002, targeting young women at night clubs and a heavily intoxicated 18-year-old he encountered outside a Loyola University dorm, Cook County prosecutors said.
Man Charged With Raping, Robbing Woman In Ukrainian VillageRicky Parkman, 53, has been charged with one count each of aggravated criminal sexual assault, aggravated kidnapping, and robbery.
Police: Man Who Tried To Kill Woman Near Joliet Arrested In LouisianaA Louisiana man was charged with attempting to murder an ex-girlfriend that he sexually assaulted during a home invasion earlier this year in unincorporated Will County.
CPD Releases Surveillance Image After Woman Raped In Ukrainian VillageThe 31-year-old woman was standing at a CTA bus stop at the corner of Oakley and Chicago around 6:20 a.m. Friday, when a man walked up and punched her in the face.
NW Indiana Police Seek More Possible Victims Of 'Sweetheart Swindler'Lenard Adams claimed to be a neurosurgeon raising money for charity, and called himself variations of the name Sean Christopher West, according to Hobart Police Lt. James Gonzales.
NW Indiana Police Announce Charges Against 'Sweetheart Swindler'Police in Northwest Indiana are releasing more information about a man they call the "Sweetheart Swindler" in hopes other victims come forward.
Survivor Of Brutal Attack To Face Rapist At Sentencing: 'I Defeated Him'"I defeated him. I took him down. He may have tried to do whatever he could to me, but ultimately in the end, I won," Melissa Schuster said.