Rape

Surveillance image of a suspect who police said raped a woman inside a spa in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Makes Arrest In Queens Spa Rape

Luis Jessup, 37, of Queens is charged with rape, criminal sex act, menacing and criminal possession of a weapon.

03/05/2015

Surveillance images of a suspect who police say is wanted for raping a 12-year-old girl in the Bronx (Credit: NYPD)

High-Intensity Search In Progress In Rape Of Girl, 12, In The Bronx

A 12-year-old girl who was raped last week in the Bronx was changing buses on her way back from school when the suspect forced her way, police said Monday.

03/02/2015

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Ex-Riverdale Country School Teacher Convicted Of Raping Student

A Manhattan jury on Friday found a former high school math teacher guilty of raping a 16-year-old student in 2011.

02/27/2015

Surveillance images of a suspect who police say is wanted for raping a 12-year-old girl in the Bronx (Credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Suspect Accused Of Raping 12-Year-Old Girl In The Bronx

The girl was walking in the area of East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard when police said the suspect walked up to her, grabbed her and threatened to kill her if she screamed.

02/27/2015

Surveillance images of a suspect who police say is wanted for raping a 12-year-old girl in the Bronx (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD Searching For Man Suspected Of Raping 12-Year-Old In The Bronx

The NYPD needs the public’s help in identifying and locating a man wanted for the rape of a 12-year-old girl in the Bronx.

02/26/2015

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Mount Vernon Teen Charged In 2 Rapes In 2014

The teen, who is considered a juvenile offender, was arraigned Wednesday on charges of rape, kidnapping, sexual abuse and child endangerment.

02/12/2015

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD: Police Sergeant Faces Numerous Charges, Including Rape

Vladimir Krull, 37, was off-duty when he was arrested Tuesday in the Hunters Point section of Queens.

02/11/2015

Maria Contreras (credit: Univision)

Bronx Teaching Assistant Accused Of Raping Teen Student

Contreras’ lawyer said her client is innocent and there is no evidence to support the charges, just the word of the accuser.

02/08/2015

Sen. Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY) is joined by survivors of campus sexual assault during a news conference  in July, 2014  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Gillibrand To Attend State Of Union Address With Columbia Student Leading Rape Protest

U.S. senators can bring any VIP guest they want to the State of the Union address, and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) chose a New York City college student who made headlines with an eye-opening demonstration.

01/20/2015

Students carry mattresses in a protest against sexual assault at Columbia University. (Credit: Jacquelyn14)

Feds Launch Investigation Into Handling Of Rape Cases At Columbia University

The federal government has opened an investigation into how reports of rape on campus are investigated at Columbia University.

01/14/2015

Police are looking for this man in connection with a rape in East New York on Oct. 26, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Man Who Allegedly Impersonated Cop, Raped Masseuse In East New York

The suspect identified himself as a police officer, displayed an “FDA” badge and then forced a 25-year-old woman to have sex, cops said.

01/14/2015

Attorney Sanford Rubenstein (credit: Getty Images)

No Charges Filed Against Attorney Sanford Rubenstein In Rape Investigation

Prominent civil rights attorney Sanford Rubenstein will not face charges after being accused of rape, the Manhattan District Attorney’s office announced Monday.

01/05/2015

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Staten Island Restaurant Drops Drink Named ‘Roofie Colada’ After Complaints

A Staten Island restaurant has decided to drop and rename a dessert drink called the “Roofie Colada” from its menu, after complaints about the name referencing the infamous date rape drug.

11/26/2014

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

11/24/2014

Walter Barnes (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Brooklyn Man Charged With Impersonating Police Officer And Rape

A Brooklyn man was arrested Wednesday on charges of rape and impersonating a police officer in connection with an incident last month, according to the NYPD.

11/20/2014

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