Rape

New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina. (credit: CBS 2)

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina ‘Disturbed, Saddened’ By Rape Allegations At Bronx Junior High School

Shocking rape allegations involving two students at a Bronx junior high school are under investigation.

10/30/2014

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

Columbia Students Rally In National Day Of Action Against Campus Rape

College students in New York and across the nation took part Wednesday night in a “Carry That Weight” national day of action against campus rape.

10/29/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Search For Suspect Who Allegedly Raped Woman On Upper East Side

Police late Friday were searching for a suspect who they say raped a woman on the side of a building on the Upper East Side.

10/25/2014

A screen grab of a video in which little girls use the F word to draw attention to issues of women's inequality. (Credit: F***H8)

Little Girls Drop ‘F-Bombs For Feminism,’ Shock Viewers In Video

A new video by an activist group shows girls between 6 and 13 years old dressed up as pink princesses, and firing off F-bombs to make a point about sexism in society.

10/22/2014

Police are looking for a man who tried to rape a woman in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Cops: Would-Be Queens Rapist Fled When Victim Fought Back

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape that took place in Queens.

09/30/2014

Demonstrators rally against violence against women at Columbia University (Credit: CBS 2)

Demonstrators Stand Up To Violence Against Women At Columbia University

During the rally students could be seen carrying a mattress around to make a point. Demonstrators said people need to wake up.

09/13/2014

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Demonstrators At Columbia University Draw Attention To On-Campus Sexual Assaults

In the wake of the Ray Rice scandal and reports of on-campus rapes, demonstrators at Columbia University say more attention needs to be paid to the issue of sexual assaults on campus.

09/12/2014

Columbia University - New York, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Columbia Student Carrying Mattress Around Until Alleged Rapist Is Expelled

Emma Sulkowicz, a senior majoring in visual arts, says it is part of her thesis, an endurance performance art piece called “Carry That Weight.”

09/03/2014

David Evanson (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect In Connection With Bensonhurst Rape

According to authorities, 25-year-old David Evanson entered the female victim’s apartment through a window.

08/25/2014

Suspect wanted in rape of 24-year-old woman in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Police Continue Search For Alleged Scrub-Clad Rapist In The Bronx

Police renewed their request to the public Monday to help them find a man who allegedly raped a woman at gunpoint in the Bronx late last month.

08/04/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Say High-Level Sex Offender Flashed Badge Before Assaulting Brooklyn Woman

Police say they’re looking for other possible victims after a high-level sex offender flashing a phony police badge assaulted and raped a woman in Brooklyn.

08/02/2014

Suspect wanted in Bronx assault on July 26, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Accused Of Wielding Box Cutter, Trying To Rape Woman In The Bronx

A suspect has been arrested and charged with attempting to rape a woman while brandishing a box cutter in the Bronx.

08/01/2014

Jason Forgetta (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Impersonated Cop, Raped & Robbed Woman In Brooklyn

Jason Forgetta allegedly impersonated a police officer before raping and robbing a 26-year-old woman in Sunset Park on Wednesday.

08/01/2014

Police are looking for this man in connection with an attempted rape that took place in the Bronx. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Would-Be Rapist Brandished Box Cutter, Fled When Victim Screamed

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape that took place in the Bronx.

07/30/2014

Suspect wanted in rape of 24-year-old woman in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Wearing Scrubs Rapes Woman At Gunpoint In The Bronx

The incident occurred around 5:30 a.m. Sunday on East Tremont Avenue and Meyers Street in Parkchester.

07/23/2014

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