Tag: gropers

Man charged with battery in CTA Blue Line groping incident

Chicago police on Friday arrested and charged a Berwyn man with battery for groping a woman on the escalator at the LaSalle Street Blue Line station. The arrest came after a community alert was issued about the incident, which occurred at about 2 am on Aug. 27. The man allegedly had followed the 19-year-old woman... Read more »

Indecent exposure report on CTA leads to arrest of convicted sex offender

A Kane County man last week was charged with public indecency and lewd exposure after touching and exposing himself to a woman on the Brown Line March 31. Just hours after the CTA incident, police allege that Douglas Sale also exposed himself to a female bicyclist in Rogers Park. Thank you, ladies, for coming forward... Read more »

Shedding more light on female harassment on the CTA

This blog has always railed against harassment of women on the CTA, whether it be by flashers, gropers or wankers, including what to do if you’re a victim. That’s why it’s fabulous to read about young women rising up against this type of harassment. The Sun-Times reported last week that a group of young women... Read more »