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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.


Police are looking for this man who allegedly attacked a woman with a taser before sexually assaulting her in a Queens park. (Credit CBS 2)

Police Seek Suspect In Queens Park Taser Attack

The man allegedly came up behind a woman in Forest Park in Woodhaven and tased her in the neck before sexually assaulting her.


Police are looking for this man in connection with an attempted rape at a Brooklyn subway station. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Charged In Attempted Rape At Brooklyn Subway Station

Demetrius Morales, 23, is facing charges of attempted rape, forcible touching, and third-degree sexual abuse.


Police are looking for this man in connection with an attempted rape at a Brooklyn subway station. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Attempted Rape At Brooklyn Subway Station

According to investigators, the suspect offered to help the 21-year-old victim with her bags and then attempted to rape her in the stairwell as the two walked up to the street.


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Sketch Of Suspect Released In Attempted Rape On Lower East Side

The 42-year-old victim was jogging when she was thrown to the ground by the suspect, who removed her pants. However, the suspect fled the scene when the victim fought back, police said.


Bed-Stuy Attempted Rape Suspect

Police Seek Suspect In Attempted Rape In Bed-Stuy

Police on Saturday were asking the public to help solve an attempted rape in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn.


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Police Seek Man In Connection With Attempted Rape In Washington Heights

Police are looking for a man in connection with an attempted rape in Washington Heights.


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NYPD: Livery Cab Driver Tried To Rape Woman In Astoria Apartment Building

Authorities said the 20-year-old victim had just exited the cab and entered the vestibule area of apartment building on 30th Street and 34th Avenue when the driver of that cab followed her.


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Police: Man Tried To Rape 57-Year-Old Woman In Brooklyn Home

The suspect is about 5-feet-8-inches tall and approximately 170 pounds, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).


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NYPD Hunts For Suspect In Riverside Park Rape Attempt

The NYPD asked for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of an attempted rape Friday night in Manhattan’s Riverside Park.