DCFS Takes Custody Of Girl Attacked In Beating Caught On Video; Agency Investigating Report Of NeglectThe Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of neglect against the family of a 15-year-old girl with special needs, who was the victim of a brutal beating caught on video.
4 Girls Charged In Beating Of Special Needs Girl Caught On Video; Girl's Father Speaks Out“It broke my heart to see this group of young people turn on her and escalate it into what we saw, a physical assault," Police Supt. Eddie Johnson said.
Rockford Physician Who Inappropriately Touched Patients Gets Prison TermA Rockford physician who pleaded guilty to aggravated battery after an investigation revealed he inappropriately touched three female patients has been sentenced to a second nine-year prison term.
Man Charged In Old Town ShootingChicago police have identified and charged the man suspected of shooting a man in the Old Town neighborhood Friday, officials say.
Man Charged In Infant Daughter's Beating DeathA Channahon man has been charged in the beating death of his 2-month-old daughter.
Woodstock High Schooler Arrested For Stabbing Another StudentOne student was arrested and charged with aggravated battery for stabbing another student at Woodstock High School Tuesday, police said.
A.J. Freund's Parents Plead Not Guilty To Murder; Attorney Seeks Psychological Evaluation For DadThe parents of 5-year-old A.J. Freund pleaded not guilty Friday, after they were formally indicted on a combined 61 charges of murder, aggravated battery, and concealing a homicide.
Former Chicago Police Officer Arrested For 'Inappropriate Physical Contact' With Three WomenA Chicago police officer has been arrested on charges he "made inappropriate physical contact" with three women while on duty on three different times between August 2017 and July 2018.
Dion Knight Gets 15 Years For Shooting Into Naperville Crowd In 2016A suburban Chicago judge has sentenced a Naperville man to 15 years in prison for opening fire on a group of people early on Thanksgiving Day 2016.
911 Calls Released In Sleepy Hollow Home Invasion, Stabbings, Sexual AssaultThe 911 calls in the case of a grisly home invasion, stabbing and sexual assault in Sleepy Hollow have now been made public.
Fabian Javier Torres Charged With Sleepy Hollow Home Invasion, Stabbings, Sexual AssaultA man has been charged with sexually assaulting and stabbing a 19-year-old woman at her home in west suburban Sleepy Hollow, stabbing her younger brother when he tried to protect her, and then trying to force a neighbor to help him get away on Monday afternoon.
19-Year-Old Arlington Heights Man Charged For Beating 79-Year-Old GrandmotherAn Arlington Heights man has been charged with four felony offenses and one misdemeanor after he allegedly beat his 79-year-old grandmother Monday, police said.
Pregnant Woman Punched On CTA TrainA 25-year-old woman was on a Red Line train Wednesday when, police say, a man hit her in the face and body.
Attorney General, Special Prosecutor Ask Supreme Court To Order Re-Sentencing For Jason Van DykeIllinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul and Special Prosecutor Joseph McMahon are asking the state's highest court to order a new sentencing hearing for former Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, who was sentenced to less than seven years in prison for the murder of Laquan McDonald.
Violent Attack Of 67-Year-Old In Old Town Neighborhood Caught On CameraA violent attack caught on camera in Old Town shows a 67-year-old man being punched and shoved to the ground by three men who tried to rob him.