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Peggy Chiampas

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Lakeview »

DNA evidence has linked Robert Walters, 44, to three rapes, authorities said.

Little Village »

Christian Brown is charged with spitting on Judge Peggy Chiampas, even though she was set to let him go.

Archer Heights »

David Arocho, 24, is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI causing death. Bail is $100,000.

Back of the Yards »

Accused gunman Dante Jeffries, 27, was free on parole and electronic monitoring Friday afternoon.

South Loop »

Samantha Salazar allegedly drove over a sidewalk and into Grant Park, where she crashed into a barrier.

West Englewood »

Prosecutors said Zackeyius Thigpen, 18, was free on electronic monitoring when he opened fire March 16.

Lincoln Park »

The sales occurred near DePaul University and Lincoln Elementary School in Lincoln Park.

Brighton Park »

Torrence Reese, 18, is charged with murder, attempted murder and armed robbery.

Brighton Park »

Carmelo Ramirez, 46, told authorities "he did not remember, and if he did, it was a lack of judgment."

O'Hare »

Emmanuel Diaz, 32, is charged with failing to report an accident resulting in death.

Garfield Park »

Cook County Public Defender Amy Campanelli said media coverage could "poison the jury pool."

South Shore »

Stanley Carothers, 29, is charged with criminal sexual assault.

Garfield Park »

Cameras are typically banned at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, but media can request special access.

Edgewater »

Denise Ayers, 34, was found dead in an alley. Joshua Holt, 27, is charged with first-degree murder.

Grand Crossing »

Police tracked down 21-year-old Johnny Hughes using still images from a Facebook Live video.