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UIC Student Mugged Near Campus

Officials at UIC were warning students to be extra cautious after a student was mugged near the school’s Near West Side campus on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2011

A school hallway (CBS)

Student Homelessness On The Rise

Illinois educators are bracing for another rise in the number of homeless students. Last year, 35,619 Illinois students were homeless — up more than 1,800 students from the previous year and continuing a disturbing three-year trend, CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.


School Bus

Driver Is Fired After Leaving Special-Needs Student On Bus For 5 Hours

The Alpha School Bus Co. said Friday it has fired the bus driver who left a special-needs student on a bus in south suburban Crestwood for five hours earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011

Rantoul Plane Crash

U Of C Student, Parents Killed In Downstate Plane Crash

A University of Chicago undergrad and her parents were killed over the weekend when a single-engine plane went down in downstate Rantoul.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Student Tries To Bring Gun Into Northwest Side High School

Students at Foreman High School in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood were likely looking forward to the last day of school upon arriving Friday, but instead they ended up on lockdown someone brought in a gun.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

Taylor Street Robbery

Home Invader Hits UIC Student’s Apartment

Police are on the lookout Tuesday morning after a University of Illinois at Chicago student was the victim of a home invasion and robbery.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

Northwestern University

Northwestern Student Robbed Near Campus

A Northwestern University student was robbed by wooden stake-wielding assailants Monday evening, as he walked through the parking lot of a graduate dormitory.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011

File Photo (Ian Waldie/ Getty Images)

Lockport High School Employee Arrested On Student Sex Charge

A suspended southwest suburban Lockport Township High School District employee resigned this week and was arrested Thursday on accusations he committed an act of sexual conduct with a student in 2009.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011


Dominican University Student Accused Of Assaulting Schoolmate

A Dominican University student has been charged with the sexual assault a schoolmate in her dorm last week.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

Angelica Rangel

Former Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Student

A former LaGrange Park teacher has been charged with having sex with an underage student on multiple occasions.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2011

Mark O. Orozco (left) and Richard F. Van Arsdale III (right) have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a Northern Illinois University football player. (Credit: DeKalb Police)

2 Charged After NIU Football Player Shot Off Campus

A Northern Illinois University football player was shot and wounded overnight at an off-campus apartment complex and two other students were in custody Wednesday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

Shidae Richmond

Police Release New Photo Of Missing College Student

Police have released a new photo of a Chicago State University student who has been missing since leaving for school last weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2011

Shidae Richmond

Police Seek Missing Chicago State Student

Police are seeking the help of the public in finding a missing Chicago State University student who vanished this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2011

Deborah Cox

Teacher’s Aide Accused Of Sex With Student

A 58-year-old teacher’s aide from Naperville has been arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with a male student.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2011


Student Attacks Teacher In Valparaiso

A 14-year-old middle school student is accused of attacking a teacher in Valparaiso, Ind., two times this month.


John Carbonaro (Credit: DuPage County State's Attorney)

Naperville School Counselor Charged With Student Sex Abuse

A Naperville North High School counselor and girls golf coach was expected to surrender Wednesday to authorities on charges of sexually abusing a 16-year-old female student.


Ashley Blumenshine

Ex-Teacher Facing Student Sex Charge Pleads Not Guilty

A former suburban high school teacher accused of having sex with a student had entered a not guilty plea.


Memorial To Toni Keller On NIU Campus (Photo From Facebook)

Remains Positively Identified As NIU Student

Remains found in a DeKalb park have been positively identified as those of missing Northern Illinois University student Antinette “Toni” Keller, more than two months after they were found.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2011

Generic Classroom (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Teacher Gets Probation After Sexual Relationship With Student

A former teacher who admitted having an eight-month sexual relationship with a former student was sentenced to 30 months probation after pleading guilty to aggravated battery.


Antinette “Toni” Keller (Photo From Facebook)

NIU, Community Awaiting Confirmation

Confirmation is expected today for whether the remains found discovered in a park near the Northern Illinois University campus belonged to freshman Antinette “Toni” Keller.

CBS 2–10/24/2010