sexual assault

Rebecca Brown at the fifth annual Slut Walk on Michigan Avenue. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Protesters In Annual ‘Slut Walk’ March Down Michigan Avenue

A couple hundred people, mostly women, and many wearing very little to make a point, participated in the annual event they call Slut Walk today on Michigan Avenue, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


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Arlington Heights Police Investigating Sexual Assault At Senior Living Facility

Arlington Heights police are investigating a sexual assault at an assisted living facility, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


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Man Charged In Sexual Assault On DePaul Campus

A man from Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood, suspected of being a serial rapist, has been charged with one of three recent sexual assaults in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


Police and campus Public Safety officers investigate after a woman was sexually assaulted on DePaul University's Lincoln Park campus early Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police Release Picture Of Suspect In DePaul Attack, Two Others On North Side

A woman was sexually assaulted on the DePaul University campus overnight, as she was walking to her apartment. Police said offender is suspected in two other similar attacks this month.


Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Report: Alleged Rape Victim Went To Patrick Kane’s Home Because She Didn’t Want Friend To Go Alone

Sources tell the Buffalo News that the woman who has accused Blackhawks star Patrick Kane of sexual assault only went to Kane’s suburban Buffalo home to accompany a friend.

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Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman Who Answered Craigslist Ad

A 50-year-old man has been charged with raping a woman who answered his Craigslist ad for a room for rent in the northwest suburbs.


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At-Home Massage Therapist Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Client

An at-home massage therapist already on supervision for attacking a female client is again facing accusations of sexually assaulting another woman who sought his services, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.


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Police: Red Line Sexual Assault Claim Unfounded

Police are now saying a woman’s claim that she was sexually assaulted on a CTA train is unfounded, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


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Batavia Police Charge ‘Transient’ With Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl

Jay Davies, whose address is unknown, is charged with two counts each of criminal sexual assault by use of threat or force; and aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a victim 13-17, according to Batavia police.



Woman Sexually Assaulted On Red Line Train

The incident occurred around 11 p.m. June 16 on a train near the Wilson stop in the 4600 block of North Broadway.


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Police: Woman Sexually Assaulted By Armed Man In Calumet Heights

Police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted and robbed a woman Friday afternoon in the Calumet Heights neighborhood.


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Girl Sexually Assaulted In Greater Grand Crossing High-Rise Stairwell

About 4:30 p.m., a male followed the girl into an elevator in her building, located in the 6300 block of South Calumet Avenue, according to an alert from area detectives. He then pulled the girl into a stairwell and sexually assaulted her, police said. Her exact age was not disclosed.


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Teacher’s Aide At Lincoln Way West Charged With Having Sex With Student

A former star football player at Lincoln Way West High School in New Lennox is charged with the sexual assault of a student after returning to work there as a teacher’s aide and volunteer coach, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


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Brothers File Lawsuit After Proviso West Cafeteria Monitor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Students

Two brothers, both students at a west suburban high school, have filed a lawsuit against the district and board of education, alleging they were both molested by a cafeteria monitor who has since been charged with the crime.


Surveillance footage of a man suspected of attempting to sexually assault a woman on a North Side Red Line train early Sunday. (Credit: Chicago Police)

CTA Red Line Assault Suspect Arrested

Police have a suspect in custody following an attempted sexual assault on the CTA Red Line.


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Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Boy In Public Restroom

The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office says the boy was assaulted last April, and it’s taken this long for authorities to run the DNA evidence and then find 45-year-old David Vega.


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Man Robbed, Tried To Sexually Assault Woman In West Town Alley

A man stole a woman’s iPhone and tried to sexually assault her in an alley Tuesday night in the West Town neighborhood.


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Woman Sexually Assaulted In Lincoln Park Home

Authorities have issued a warning to women living in Lincoln Park, after a woman was raped in her apartment, by an attacker who followed her home from a nearby bar.


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Chicago Cop Sues Sergeant Who Accused Him Of Sexual Assault

Officer Juan Belmontes filed the lawsuit Monday. In April 2013, Belmontes was charged with sexually assaulting a Chicago Police sergeant while at an apartment in Woodlawn. Three weeks after the charges were filed and Belmontes posted a $2,500 bond, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office declined to further prosecute him.


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NW Indiana Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girlfriend’s Child

Woodstock police were called to a home in the 1500 block North Seminary Avenue about 11 a.m. Sunday to a report of the sexual assault of a child under 13. After meeting the victim, the victim’s mother and the mother’s boyfriend, officers took the man—34-year-old Anthony N. Williams—in for further questioning.