attempted rape

Image of a suspect who police say is wanted for an attempted rape in SoHo. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Charged In Connection With Attempted Rape In SoHo

A 20-year-old NYU student was walking on Thompson Street between Prince and Spring, about half a mile from the school’s campus, when police said a man walked up to her and attacked.


Surveillance image of suspect wanted for an attempted rape in SoHo. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Attempted Rape Of NYU Student In SoHo

The suspect walked up behind a 20-year-old woman, put her in a choke hold and then tried to rape her, police said. He then took off with the woman’s bag.


Image of a suspect police say is wanted for an attempted rape in Tribeca. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Well-Dressed Man Sought In Tribeca Attempted Rape

A 39-year-old woman was walking into her building when the suspect pushed her to the floor and then tried to rape her, police said.


Queens Attempted Rape Suspect

Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Attempted Rape Of Girl, 10

Police on Wednesday released a sketch of a suspect who allegedly tried to sexually assault a 10-year-old girl as she headed to school in Queens this week.


Brooklyn Attempted Rape Surveillance

Search On For Suspect In Williamsburg Attempted Rape

Police on Tuesday were asking from help from the public in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


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Cops Follow Blood Trail To Track Down Queens Rape Suspect

The 22-year-old victim was sleeping in her family’s Long Island City home when she was targeted by the 30-year-old suspect, according to police.


Inwood Attempted Rape Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Police Release New Video, Images Of Suspect In Attempted Rape In Inwood

The suspect grabbed the pregnant 30-year-old woman from behind and tried to take off her clothes around 7 a.m. Sunday near West 212th Street in Inwood, police said.


Surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted rape in Inwood (credit: NYPD)

Police: 30-Year-Old Pregnant Woman Fights Off Attacker While Walking Her Dog In Inwood

Police are looking for a man who they say tried to rape a 30-year-old woman as she walked her dog in upper Manhattan over the weekend.


Brooklyn Attempted Rape And Robbery Suspect

Search On For Suspect Who Allegedly Tried To Rob, Rape Woman In Brooklyn

Police on Saturday were asking for assistance from the public in finding a suspect in an attempted rape and robbery in Brooklyn.


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NYPD Officer Faces Attempted Rape, Other Charges On Staten Island

Peter Ciollo, 29, was arrested around 6 p.m. Wednesday on Staten Island, police said.


A woman said she woke up in her own bed recently only to find a man on top of her trying to rape her. (Photo: CBS 2)

Bronx Woman Recounts Horror Of Waking Up And Finding Man On Top Of Her

A Bronx woman said she was fast asleep in her bed, only to wake up and find a man on top of her trying to rape her. CBS 2’s Alice Gainer spoke with her about the frightening encounter.


Central Park Attempted Rape

Police: Man Posing As Good Samaritan Attacks Woman In Central Park

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday as a 30-year-old woman was walking along the jogging path at 64th Street and West Drive, police said.


Central Park Attempted Rape

Police Search For Attempted Rape Suspect Who Struck In Central Park

Police were searching Tuesday evening for a suspect who tried to rape a woman in Central Park the night before.


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Police: Man Charged With Attempted Rape In Late Night Central Park Attack

Saul Alvarez, 21, grabbed his would-be victim from behind and covered her mouth as he dragged her into a wooded area near Lasker Pool at the northern edge of the park around 10:45 Friday night.


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Police: Suspect Wanted For Attempted Rape Of Girl In Brooklyn

Police said the man rode the elevator down the basement with the girl and then threatened her with a pair of scissors.