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Virgilio Carvajal-Mendoza (Credit: Wheeling Police)

Police: Wheeling Man Sexually Assaulted Girl, 16

In November 2013, Virgilio Carvajal-Mendoza, 24, of Wheeling provided alcohol to the girl until she was drunk, then drove her to an apartment complex, according to a statement from Wheeling police. Carvajal-Mendoza then sexually assaulted the girl while she was in and out of consciousness.

09/26/2014

Hackers posted the name and photo of an alleged rape victim on a student group website, in apparent retaliation for a list of men accused of "gender-based violence."

University Of Chicago Students Protest Rape Threat From Hackers

Sexual assault victims on the University of Chicago campus staged a protest Wednesday night, saying they were victimized again by anonymous hackers who made threats against their safety.

09/25/2014

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List Of Alleged Rapists Distributed At University Of Chicago

A list accusing a dozen University of Chicago students of rape was circulated over the Internet this past weekend, and although it has been taken down, it has generated plenty of discussion.

09/23/2014

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Baffoe: Sorry You’re Not Sorry, Brandon Marshall

Marshall’s press conference missed the mark Thursday, writes Tim Baffoe.

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The Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center and Juvenile Court building. (Credit: CBS)

Critics: Juvenile Offender Monitoring Needs Overhaul In Wake Of Roseland Rape

Some county and union leaders are demanding action after the rape of a pregnant Chicago State University student, allegedly by a teen on electronic monitoring.

09/18/2014

Michael R. Vucic (Lake County Sheriff's Department)

Fugitive Teacher Held In Bosnia On Charges He Assaulted Student In Lake County

An arrest warrant charged Michael R. Vucic, 41, with five counts of predatory sexual assault and five counts of sexual assault.

09/18/2014

The assault occurred in an alley near 99th and South Indiana. (Credit: CBS)

Probation Officer For Teen Charged With Assaulting CSU Student Suspended

The probation officer for the man charged with sexually assaulting a pregnant Chicago State student and forcing her into a car trunk has been suspended.

09/16/2014

The assault occurred in an alley near 99th and South Indiana. (Credit: CBS)

Teen Charged In Roseland Sex Assault Was On Electronic Monitoring For Unrelated Crime

The suspect in the sexual assault of a pregnant college student was already on electronic monitoring for an unrelated crime.

09/15/2014

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Chicago State Students On Alert After Coed Is Attacked Near Campus

Chicago state security officials were passing out flyers Thursday, detailing the sexual attack of student just steps from the campus. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

09/11/2014

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Pregnant Woman Sexually Assaulted, Forced Into Trunk Of Car In Roseland

Police say a 24-year-old woman was sexually assaulted near 99th and Indiana.

09/10/2014

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Flossmoor Police Working With FBI, Prison Officials To Track Home Invader

The assault happened early Sunday morning in the 1200 block of Douglas in the south suburb. The victim was home alone at the time and told police he had what looked like a kitchen knife.

09/04/2014

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Man Breaks Into Home In Flossmoor, Sexually Assaults Woman

A man broke into a woman’s south suburban home over the weekend and sexually assaulted her in her bedroom before demanding money, the victim told police.

09/03/2014

Michael R. Vucic (Lake County Sheriff's Department)

Northwest Suburban Teacher Wanted For Sexually Assaulting Girl

An arrest warrant was issued Friday for Michael R. Vucic, 41, who is charged with five counts of predatory sexual assault and five counts of sexual assault.

08/29/2014

A 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in this alley on Chicago's South Side Thursday morning. (CBS)

Girl, 14, Sexually Assaulted In South Side Alley

The girl was attacked in an alley near 71st and King Drive around 11:30 a.m. Thursday, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

08/28/2014

A young woman woke up to find a man straddling her in bed, his hands at her throat, after he broke into her condo in Buffalo Grove. (Credit: CBS)

Police Still Searching For Buffalo Grove Home Invader

Buffalo Grove police are hunting tonight for a home invader who may be targeting women in one of the village’s apartment complexes.

08/19/2014

Surveillance footage of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a girl early Saturday on the West Side. (Chicago Police)

Police: Teen Sexually Assaulted In West Town

Police are warning residents in the West Town neighborhood about a criminal sexual assault that occurred Saturday morning.

08/09/2014

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Good Samaritan Chases Off Attacker Near Orange Line Station

The attack occurred shortly before 9 a.m. last Wednesday at a parking lot that sits right next to the CTA bus and el stop at 35th and Archer in McKinley Park.

08/05/2014

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Man Accused Of Six Assaults In Southwest Suburbs Held On $750,000 Bond

A south suburban Steger man was ordered held on $750,000 bail Saturday, accused of sexually assaulting at least six different victims between March and June.

08/03/2014

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Woman Sexually Assaulted While Jogging In Marquette Park

A 19-year-old woman was jogging shortly after midnight Wednesday morning in the 6500 block of South Artesian Avenue, when a man wearing a black hoodie approached her, and flashed a handgun, police said. The man then forced her into a gangway, and sexually assaulted her.

07/31/2014

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Girl, 16, Sexually Assaulted In Greater Grand Crossing

A teenage girl was sexually assaulted Monday night while walking home in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

07/30/2014

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