sexual abuse

Mihael Jocic, 37, is charged with groping a 23-year-old woman near the DePaul University campus on Oct. 22, 2011. He is also suspected of groping another woman near DePaul on Nov. 2. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Suspect Arrested, Charged For Groping Two Women Near DePaul

Police have arrested a man suspected of groping at least two women near the DePaul University campus.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

Scales Of Justice

Lawsuit: Counselor Working At Archdiocese Molested Boy

A new sex abuse lawsuit has been filed against the Archdiocese of Chicago, but this one has a twist.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

Robert Deja

Police: Man Plotted Murder Of Adopted Daughter He Sexually Abused

A Steger man has been charged for allegedly trying to hire his brother to kill his adopted daughter and her boyfriend.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2011

Herbert Mallalieu Burgess (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Man Faces More Charges In Sexual Abuse Of 15-Year-Old Boys

A northwest suburban man already charged with sexually assaulting two 15-year-old boys is now facing more charges, after police recovered additional evidence in his apartment.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

Church Generic

Northwest Suburban Minister Investigated For Naked ‘Therapy’ Ritual

Police are investigating claims that a minister who broke away from the Willow Creek Community Church held naked religious ceremonies with his female followers.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2011

Daniel McCormack

Lawsuit: Archdiocese Knew About Pedophile Priest As Far Back As 1992

A new lawsuit claims that the Chicago Archdiocese knew as long ago as 1992 that an incarcerated former priest was molesting young boys, bud swept it under the rug until his arrest in 2006.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2011

Herbert Mallalieu Burgess (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Suburban Man Charged With Sexual Abuse of 15 Year Olds

A 57-year-old northwest suburban man has been charged with sexual assault and two counts of sexual abuse for two incidents involving 15-year-olds, police said.

08/23/2011

Golden Buddha statue (AP file photo)

Protest Tied To Buddhist Monk Accused Of Sex Abuse

A protest was planned Sunday morning at a Buddhist temple in the near southwest suburbs, where a former monk is accused in a civil suit of fathering the child of a 14-year-old girl.

WBBM Newsradio–08/21/2011

Michael Cardamone

Judge Drops New Sex Abuse Charges Against Gymnastics Coach

A DuPage County judge has dismissed felony sex abuse charges filed this spring against former gymnastics coach Michael Cardamone.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2011

Sexual Abuse

Police Warn Of Girls Being Sexually Abused On NW Side

Police issued an alert on Wednesday after two teenage girls were fondled by someone who approached them in separate incidents on the Northwest Side.

08/17/2011

Ronald Culver taught drama and English at Lake Zurich.

Former Teacher Gets Prison For Molesting Students

A former Lake Zurich High School teacher was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison after admitting to sexually abusing two students.

08/09/2011

Reuven Bogoff

West Rogers Park Man Charged With Sexual Abuse

A West Rogers Park neighborhood man is charged in a series of sexual abuse incidents that happened several years ago.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2011

Jail/Prison

Suburban Man Gets 10 Years In Prison For Sexual Abuse

A Bolingbrook man accused of sexually abusing the daughters of a woman he dated was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday.

07/13/2011

Sexual Abuse

Lemont Man Accused Of Sexual Abuse

A 43-year-old man who lives near Lemont is accused of sexually abusing a woman when she was 14.

07/09/2011

Handcuffs

Round Lake Beach Man Pleads Not Guilty To Abusing 3 Girls

A Round Lake Beach man could go to prison for the rest of his life if a jury finds him guilty of sexually abusing three girls who were all under the age of 13.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2011

Darrell J. Stephenson

Alleged Molester Soccer Coach Hit With More Charges

Serious legal trouble has been compounded for a Will County soccer coach already charged with molesting a 12-year-old boy.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

Darrell J. Stephenson

Cops: Soccer Coach Allegedly Abused Child, May Have Other Victims

A southwest suburban soccer coach was ordered held on $750,000 bond Saturday charged with sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy, following a week-long investigation by the Will County Sheriff’s office.

06/11/2011

Donald McGuire

Are Jesuits Liable For Sexually Abusive Priest?

A Cook County judge will decide in a couple weeks whether the jury in a civil suit against the Jesuits over the sexual misdeeds of one of their own can impose punitive damages.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

Elisa Martinelli

Former Teacher Accused Of Sexual Assault At Christian School

Authorities have charged a suburban woman with sexually assaulting four students – three girls and a boy – when she was working at a Christian school on the city’s West Side more than a decade ago.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2011

Michael Cardamone

New Abuse Charges Against Former Aurora Gymnastics Coach

A former Aurora gymnastics coach, who was cleared of sexual assault charges in 2008, is now facing new charges.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

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