Prosecutors: Sex Offender Fondled Girl On Bus Ride Home After Registering With PoliceJudex Colon is charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a victim under the age of 13, a Class X felony, prosecutors said.
Sexual Predator Gets 10 Years For Viewing Child Porn At LibraryScott Baudin, 59, went to the Bloomingdale Public Library on the morning of April 18, 2013, prosecutors said. A library employee noticed what appeared to be child porn on the computer terminal Baudin was using, and library officials contacted police.
Bond Reduced, But Child Porn Suspect Still In JailProsecutors allege 37-year-old Eric Hakala posed as a St. Charles East student on a fictitious Facebook account to contact minors in Batavia, Oswego and Naperville, engage in sexually explicit conversations and trade photos.
Suit Accuses Former Priest, Ex-Scout Leader Of Molesting BoysIt didn't take long for the Chicago Archdiocese's release of confidential files on pedophile priests to lead to a new lawsuit, this one accusing a former priest and a former boy scout leader of molesting boys at the same church in the 1970s.
Sex Offender Caught Giving Out Halloween Candy: ProsecutorsKeith Carnes, 61, was charged with violation of the sex offender registration act.
Repeat Sex Offender Gets 60 Years For 1996 RapeRipping repeat sex offender Kurt Serzen as “every woman’s nightmare,” DuPage County Judge Robert Kleeman sentenced the Hanover Park man to 60 years in prison for a 1996 rape that went unsolved for years.
Prosecutors: Driver Of Special-Needs Students Did Not Disclose He Was A Sex OffenderJean Juste, 57, of Skokie, was charged with making a false application or affidavit and presence in a school zone by a child sex offender, according to a statement from the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office. He was ordered held on a $300,000 bond.
Sex Offender Caught Loitering In Children's Play Area At McDonald's: SheriffInvestigators learned Joseph O’Brien is a registered sex offender – classified as a “sexual predator” – who had been staying at a motel near the restaurant and not at his registered address in Maine Township.
Naperville Man Gets 15 Years For Sex With Young GirlA Naperville man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after admitting he had sexual contact with a girl under the age of 13.
Onetime Sex Offender Accused Of Trespassing At College To ShowerA onetime youth coordinator who was charged with sex crimes nearly 30 years ago now stands accused of trespassing at North Central College in Naperville and using the showers.
Pedophile Convicted Of Child Abduction AttemptA registered sex offender was convicted this week of trying to abduct a 12-year-old boy near a west suburban country club twice in 2011.
Man Sentenced To Jail For Possessing Child PornographyA 28-year-old man has been sentenced to six months in DuPage County Jail for possessing child pornography, in a case cracked last year by Wheaton police and the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office.
Teacher Admits To Fondling Himself In ClassA former teacher at a northwest suburban Christian school has pleaded guilty to fondling himself during class.
Former Aurora Teacher Admits To Sexually Assaulting StudentA former teacher at Metea Valley High School in Aurora has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a student.
Naperville Man Gets Probation For Possessing Child PornographyA Naperville man is sentenced to three years probation and must register for life as a sex offender after being convicted of possessing child pornography on his home computer.