A 17-year old girl is free and safe, after escaping from an East St. Louis area home where she was allegedly held captive for more than two years.
The city of Chicago isn’t the only place where young people have to worry about the possibility of being shot. One teenage girl from Joliet found that out twice in the last month.
An alert has been issued for a 17-year-old Northwest Side girl who appeared confused when she was last seen almost two weeks ago.
Twenty-six people were shot across the city, six of whom died. One of them was a high school sophomore eager to go to her first job interview.
A Will County jury listened uncomfortably to several sexually explicit messages read aloud as a 14-year-old girl explained how a 33-year-old man seduced her with cell phone messages while posing as a 13-year-old boy last year.
An underage drinking party at a north suburban Glenview hotel Feb. 27 resulted in charges against a 21-year-old Niles man, who police said had sexual contact there with a teenage girl.
A teenage girl was killed early Saturday when a speeding SUV she was riding in blew a stop sign and hit a car in the Rogers Park neighborhood.
The teenage girl who stabbed her uncle to death during an argument Wednesday night has been released without charges.