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.
'Sick And Disgusting Crimes'; Girl Beaten In Viral Video Might Have Been Sexually Assaulted, Police And Family SayThe 15-year-old girl who was the victim of a frightening attack caught on video might also have been the victim of a sexual assault, police said, but investigators are still trying to piece together what happened to the girl while she was missing for five days.
Former Correctional Officer Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanor Battery In Beating Of Jail InmateMiguel Ortiz was charged with two felony counts of official misconduct in 2016. Instead, he pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor charge of battery.
Another Teen Charged In December Attack At Chicago Avenue Station On CTA Red LineA 16-year-old boy has been charged with attacking people at a Red Line subway stop last month, an assault that was caught on video.
Woman Beaten With Wine Bottle, Porcelain Dish In Boystown Home InvasionA woman was beaten and robbed inside her bedroom Sunday morning in the Boystown neighborhood.
Video Shows Officer Striking Teen While Holding Handcuffs In His FistA Chicago police officer is under investigation, after hitting a teenager in the head while holding a pair of handcuffs last week at the Roosevelt subway station on the Red Line.
St. Louis Police Officers Indicted For Beating Undercover Officer, Trying To Cover It UpFour Missouri police officers have been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with the assault of a fellow officer who was working undercover.
Four Charged With Attacking Police Officers In EnglewoodFour people have been arrested for their involvement in an attack on police officers in the West Englewood neighborhood on Monday.
Charges Dropped Against Suspect In Brutal Beating Of Family At Six Flags Great America 'Fright Fest'Just as his trial was about to begin, Lake County prosecutors dropped charges against a man accused of beating a family after cutting in line at Six Flags Great America last fall. Prosecutors said the victims were unable to testify, but charges might be refiled later.
Cab Driver Dies Two Days After 'Unspeakable' Beating; 'My Father Died A Violent Death'A Chicago cab driver died Tuesday evening, two days after he was beaten in a fight while driving his taxi in the West Loop Gate neighborhood.