Judge Rejects Reduced Sentence In Former Pastor's Sex CaseJack Schaap, former pastor of First Baptist Church of Hammond, pleaded guilty two years ago to taking a 16-year-old girl across state lines for sex three times. A federal judge sentenced him to 12 years in prison, two years more than the 10-year sentence that federal attorneys had recommended as part of his plea deal.
Tinley Park H.S. Coach Accused Of Sex Assault Released On BailA Tinley Park High School teacher and coach posted bond Monday night, after appearing in court on charges of having sex with an underage female student.
Waukegan Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teenage GirlThe program director of a suburban children’s home was ordered held on a $250,000 bond Wednesday for allegedly having sex with a former teenage resident.
School Bus Driver Charged With Sexual Assault Of Underage GirlA north suburban school bus driver has been arrested for sexual assault and abuse of an underage girl, after the victim’s mother found messages describing their encounters.
Disgraced Hammond Pastor Gets 12 Years For Sex With TeenA former northwest Indiana megachurch pastor was sentenced to 12 years in prison Wednesday for sex crimes involving a 17-year-old female church member.
Ex-Pastor Pleads Guilty To Relationship With Underage GirlThe former pastor of a huge Baptist church in Hammond, Ind., has pleaded guilty to taking a 17-year-old girl across state lines to have sex.
Lockport Man Accused Of Videotaping Underage Girl In BathroomA young man from Lockport is facing child pornography charges, after recording an underage girl on a hidden camera he set up in a bathroom.
Woman Charged With Forcing Underage Girl Into Sexual ServitudeA 27-year-old Englewood neighborhood woman stands charged with forcing an underage girl to have sex with strangers.