Paul Castelli, charged with Criminal Sexual Assault, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, and Grooming (SOURCE: Arlington Heights Police Department)
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Investigation of Teacher Found with Student ‘In State of Undress’ in Arlington Heights Brings Additional Charges

Arlington Heights police investigators have arrested Paul Castelli again with new charges after investigators discovered new information about his sexual assault case. The initial charges occurred in January 2022 after Arlington Heights police patrol officers […]

Andres Leyva, convicted Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault (SOURCE: Lake County State's Attorney).
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Andres Leyva Found Guilty in Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault Trial After Attack in Third Lake in September 2020

(Lake County, IL) Late afternoon on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, a bench trial concluded in the Lake County Courthouse with “guilty” verdicts on all counts. Andres Leyva, 31, was convicted of one count of Aggravated […]

Anthony Lane, Home Invasion and Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Bond Set at $5 Million for Glendale Heights Resident Accused of Sexually Assaulting Elderly Woman in Home Invasion in Addison

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Addison Director of Police Bill Hayden announced today that bond has been set for a Glendale Heights resident accused of breaking into an elderly woman’s home and sexually […]

Justin Neal-Guy, armed robbery suspect in Des Plaines and Schaumburg
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Suspect in Custody After Separate Sex Workers Robbed in Schaumburg and Des Plaines on Friday the 13th, December 2019

Justin Neal-Guy, 25, was charged with armed robbery in Schaumburg and aggravated criminal sexual assault, armed robbery and unlawful restraint in Des Plaines and booked in Cook County jail on December 16, 2019. Both crimes […]

Ryan Patterson, criminal sexual assault and kidnapping suspect from Schaumburg
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Schaumburg Resident Charged with Sexual Assault of Streamwood Woman in Forest Preserve Near Streamwood, Hoffman Estates and Elgin

Cook County Sheriff’s Detectives Believe There May Be Additional Victims A 27-year-old male resident of Schaumburg, Ryan Patterson, has been charged and was in custody after a Cook County Sheriff’s Police investigation found that he […]

Kenneth Battinus (SOURCE: Cook County Sheriff)
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Arlington Heights Gym Trainer Jailed Without Bail for Criminal Sexual Assault, Home Invasion in Evanston

The owner and operator of an Evanston kickboxing-themed fitness studio franchise “9 ROUND FITNESS” at 1706 Central Street in Evanston has been ordered held in Cook County jail without bail for almost two months after […]

Alan R. Bokowski, convicted of aggravated criminal sexual assault
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Former Lake in the Hills Police Deputy Chief Sentenced 4 1/2 Years; Convicted of Sexual Assault While Teen Girl Cared for His Sick Mother

Former Lake in the Hills Deputy Police Chief Alan R. Bokowski was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison Wednesday, February 21, 2018 after admitting and pleading guilty to sexaully assaulting a then 16-year-old girl […]

Alan R. Bokowski, convicted of aggravated criminal sexual assault
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Former Lake in the Hills Police Deputy Chief Sentenced 4 1/2 Years; Could Have Faced 15 Years Without Guilty Plea

Former Lake in the Hills Deputy Police Chief Alan R. Bokowski was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison Wednesday, February 21, 2018 after admitting and pleading guilty to sexaully assaulting a then 16-year-old girl […]

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Robert Jack, of Chicago, Charged With Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault and Battery In Leyden Township Attack

Bond has been denied for a Chicago man charged with aggravated battery and aggravated criminal sexual assault, Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced today. Robert Jack, 43, of the 1700 block of North Lorel […]