Sex Offender On The RunJoseph Kopacz, 54, was on trial for an October 2016 home invasion and criminal sexual assault when he went on the run Nov. 8.
Woman Raped, Robbed At Knifepoint In Auburn GreshamA woman was sexually assaulted and robbed while walking to the Red Line on the South Side early Sunday morning.
Woman Sexually Assaulted In Home Invasion During Mass At Nearby Church; 'Really Disgusting And Evil'Police said the man entered a 24-year-old woman’s home near 43rd and Richmond sometime between 8:15 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. Sunday. Once inside, he hit and choked the woman, causing her to lose consciousness. He then sexually assaulted the woman.
Police Issue Community Alert After Home Invasion And Sex Assault in Brighton ParkPolice said it happened in the Brighton Park neighborhood in the 4300 block of South Richmond Street between 8:15 a.m. and 8:45 a.m.
Anti-Violence Group Member Accused Of Sexual Assault"Before I could get another word out, he was literally in my seat on top of me and had shoved his tongue down my throat."
Former Gymnastics Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl In ChannahonA former gymnastics coach from southwest suburban Channahon has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage girl multiple times while coaching her several years ago.
Former North Aurora Pastor Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Teen GirlRalphael J. Robinson was arrested and charged in April 2016 with aggravated criminal sexual assault and aggravated criminal sex abuse.
Man Wanted For Sexual Assault, Robbery In Burnside Chicago police are searching for a man who raped and robbed a woman walking in the Burnside neighborhood early Monday morning.
Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters Gather In Chicago, Across The CountryDemonstrators held signs calling Kavanaugh a bad nominee because of sexual assault allegations against him and saying the selection process seemed to be biased against women.
Study: Sexual Assault, Harassment Linked To Long-Term Health Problems"Not everyone is able and willing to identify what happened to them, but that doesn't prevent the body from having opinions about it and expressing them."
As Sexual Assault Cases Take Spotlight, Rape Crisis Hotline Sees Surge In CallsOne in every four women is sexually assaulted. For victims, high-profile stories of other victims can bring flashbacks, stress and anxiety.
Dr. Ford Agrees To Testify Thursday On Allegations Against KavanaughShe's agreed to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the condition that Kavanaugh not be there.