Unlawful Restraint

Alfredo Torres (left) and Ruben Hernandez (right) are charged with robbery, sexual assault, and unlawful restraint. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Charged With Robbing, Raping Escorts

Bail was denied on Tuesday for two men charged with calling escorts to arrange meetings in vacant buildings, where they sexually assaulted the women and robbed them at gunpoint.

11/05/2014

Denilson Martinez-Rodriguez (Credit: Lake County Forest Preserve police)

Suspect Arrested In Libertyville Jogging Trail Attack

A 21-year-old man has been arrested for trying to sexually assault a woman on a jogging path in a Lake County forest preserve earlier this month.

06/24/2014

James Martin (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Gets 20 Years For Kidnapping Ex-Girlfriend And Her Daughters

James Martin, 43, was previously convicted of multiple felonies, including aggravated kidnapping, kidnapping, aggravated domestic battery, aggravated battery, domestic battery and unlawful restraint.

01/17/2014

Broderick Epps, 18 (Chicago Police Dept.)

Cops Foil Carjacking Suspect As He Tries To Rob Victim

A Skokie man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Thursday for allegedly carjacking a woman in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood.

01/02/2014

(Left to right) Derek Gordon, Deshaude Jones, and Seneca Davis are accused of beating a man in a bungled robbery attempt after learning of the victim's inheritance. (Booking photos)

Trio Charged With Beating Man To Get His Inheritance

A man invited a friend to a north suburban home earlier this month to watch the Bears-Packers game, but instead, along with two others, gagged and beat him in a bungled abduction attempt over a windfall inheritance.

11/27/2013

Clarence Flowers (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Attacking Woman, Hitting Officer

Police said they fought for 25 minutes to force their way into a home where they heard a woman screaming as she was allegedly battered by a man from the Near West Side.

11/11/2013

Kyle Kennedy (left) and Dillon Wood (right) are accused of breaking into a Beach Park home and tying up two girls, and burglarizing several Lake County homes under construction, to fuel their drug habits. (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Cops: Men Claim Drug Habits Led To Home Invasion, Burglaries

Two men arrested for breaking into a north suburban home, where they tied up two teenage girls and stole a safe, were breaking into homes under construction in Lake County to support drug habits, police said.

08/08/2013

Charles Oliver (Credit: McHenry County Jail)

Woodstock Man Accused Of Raping Women He Met Through Craigslist

McHenry County prosecutors want bond revoked for a man accused of raping five women he met online through Craigslist.

03/25/2013

Kareem Green (Credit: Will County Jail)

Man Charged With Trying To Kidnap 2 Girls In Bolingbrook In January

A 20-year old man was behind bars in Will County Thursday morning, after allegedly trying to kidnap two girls on their way home from school in January.

WBBM Newsradio–03/07/2013

Michael Cardamone

Former Gymnastics Teacher Pleads Guilty, But Won’t Go To Prison

A west suburban man admitted in court Wednesday that he had inappropriate contact with 14 young girls he taught at now defunct gymnastics studio.

11/21/2012

Andre Curry, 21, talks with CBS 2 about how he got in legal trouble for posting a photo of his taped daughter. (CBS)

Dad Who Posted Facebook Photo Of Duct-Taped Daughter Acquitted Of One Charge

A Chicago man who bound his 22-month-old daughter with tape and posted a photo on Facebook was acquitted Tuesday of unlawful restraint and will find out the verdict on a second charge next week.

10/30/2012

Derrick Chaney (Credit: Aurora Police)

Aurora Man Charged With Raping Woman He Met Online; Cops Seek Other Victims

A case of online dating has turned into a massive sex assault investigation.

CBS 2–10/02/2012

Luis D. Barajas is accused of attacking a woman while wearing a clown mask. (DuPage County Sheriff's Department)

Man Accused Of Attacking Woman While Wearing Clown Mask

Police say a 19-year-old Addison man put on a clown mask and attacked a woman as she got out of her car in broad daylight this week.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Michael Griffin, 25, is charged with one count each of aggravated criminal sexual assault and unlawful restraint for allegedly raping a woman in the Bucktown neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Bail Set At $750K For Man Charged With Bucktown Rape

Bond was set at $750,000 Sunday for a Pilsen man charged with raping a 26-year-old woman in Bucktown early Saturday.

01/29/2012

Francisco Tirado, arrested for the 65th time, for assaulting a woman and her children. (Photo courtesy Cook County Sheriffs Dept.)

Man Arrested For 65th Time After Holding Woman And Her Children Hostage

A woman and her two small children escaped a home in unincorporated Northbrook after her attacker fell asleep, ending a week-long captivity during which the woman was repeatedly beaten.

10/01/2011

Tyrone Hill

Man Charged With Trying To Kidnap Toddler At North Avenue Beach

A South Side man has been charged with trying to kidnap a small boy at North Avenue Beach on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2011

Robert McMath

Police: Man Held Woman Hostage After Meeting Online

A convicted felon from Chicago Heights has been arrested for allegedly holding a woman against her will, beating and choking her after meeting her on the Internet.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011