Police Now Say Boys In Huntley Lied About Teens Duct-Taping 8-Year-Old To A Pole, Stealing His CandyPolice in northwest suburban Huntley say two boys made up a story about being attacked by teenage bullies, who they claimed duct-taped one of them to a pole and stole his candy.
Police: 10-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted By Man On Metra TracksA 10-year-old boy was allegedly sexually assaulted by a man on the Metra train tracks Sunday evening, police said.
West Chicago Man Given $300,000 Bond For Assault Charges, Just Two Weeks After Posting Bond For Similar AssaultLee Steverson, 30, was charged Thursday after he allegedly punched his girlfriend, pulled a gun on her and threatened to kill her.
Evanston Man Charged With Stabbing Dog, Assaulting Three PeopleJames Collins, 63, of Evanston is charged with four felony charges, one of which is for aggravated cruelty to an animal.
Boy Hospitalized After Standing Up To Friend's Bullies, Reports SayA six-year-old in Washington state was hospitalized with a broken arm and badly injured eye after he was reportedly attacked by a group of children bullying his friend.
Larry Nassar Sent To Holdover Prison After Assault ClaimLarry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics doctor convicted of molesting young athletes, has likely been moved to another prison after he was assaulted behind bars.
Wake Forest Coach Accused Of Throwing Punch, Killing Tourist"This was a tragic accident, and Mr. Jones and his family send their deepest condolences and their thoughts and prayers to the Szabo family."
Man Bites Off Part Of Another Man's Ear Near Art InstituteA man had part of his ear bitten off Thursday morning in a bizarre attack across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago.
Woman Arrested In Beating Of Elderly Man; 'Go Back To Mexico' She Reportedly SaidRodriguez said he'd never been hurt like this before in a life working fields with cattle and corn.
Woman Dubbed 'Pool Patrol Paula' Charged With Assaulting Black Teen At Swimming PoolA white South Carolina woman was caught on camera confronting and apparently striking a black teen at a community pool in Summerville on Sunday.
CTA Assault Suspect Due In Bond CourtThe woman suffered serious injuries and may lose her eyesight.
Police: Uber Driver Hits Passenger With Bat After Being Told He's Going Wrong WayAn Uber driver in Tennessee didn't react well to being told he was driving the wrong way and allegedly hit his passenger with a baseball bat.
Police: Barber Throws Customer Through Window After Haircut ComplaintA barber in Brooklyn is on the run after allegedly tossing one of his customers through a store window, police say.
Police: Man Arrested After Beating Mom With Star Wars Lightsaber42-year-old Andrew Vargas was arrested and charged with assault and harassment after officers found his 75-year-old mother, Joan, bleeding from her head.
Illinois Bill To Raise Penalties For Assault On DCFS WorkersMeasures that would increase penalties for assaults against Illinois Department of Child and Family Services employees that were spurred following a caseworker's death are seeing slow progress.