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Omar Hoist (credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest Homeless Man In Central Park Rape Case

Omar Hoist, 32, was arrested inside Metropolitan Hospital on Tuesday after receiving a tip. He is charged with rape, strangulation and assault.


Omar Hoist (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Sought For Questioning In Connection With Central Park Sex Attack

Police said they are looking to question 32-year-old Omar Hoist.


Surveillance image of a suspect (right) wanted in connection with a sex assault in Central Park (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sought In Violent Central Park Sex Attack

Police said a woman was walking on East 88 Street near 5th Avenue when she was approached by a man, who began talking to her as they walked toward Central Park, police said.


Police are looking for this man in connection with a rape in Little Italy on Nov. 11, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Police Investigate Alleged Sex Attack In Little Italy

On Monday night, police were on the hunt for the suspect who broke into an apartment building in the heart of Little Italy on Mulberry street and raped a woman in the middle of the night as her unsuspecting child slept next to her.


Williamsburg, Brooklyn Rape Suspect

Search On For Attempted Rape Suspect In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Police were searching Saturday for a man they said attacked and tried to rape a woman in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


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Rape Charges For Former White Plains Teacher After Alleged Encounters With Boy, 14

A former Westchester County teacher was arraigned on rape charges Wednesday, after she allegedly had a sexual affair with a 14-year-old boy who attended her school.


Police said this man is wanted in connection with a rape at the NYU Catholic Center on Oct. 31, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Hunt Continues For Suspect In Violent Rape, Robbery At NYU Catholic Center

The attack happened early Thursday morning as police said a 24-year-old missionary was letting herself into the center.


Police stand outside the NYU Catholic Center on Oct. 31, 2013. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating Rape At NYU Catholic Center

The man pushed the 24-year-old woman into the building, beat her and then sexually assaulted her, sources said.


East Flatbush, Brooklyn Rape Suspect

Police Search For 2 Suspects In Brooklyn Rape

Police on Wednesday were searching two suspects in connection with the sexual assault a 16-year-old girl in East Flatbush, Brooklyn late last week.


David Albert Mitchell was sentenced to 30 years in prison Wednesday for the rape of a 73-year-old woman in Central Park. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Raping 73-Year-Old Woman In Central Park

A New York City woman had harsh words Wednesday for the rapist who victimized her while she was watching birds in Central Park.


A wanted sign is seen in Forest Park, where several sexual assaults have been reported since 2011. (credit: Hazel Sanchez/CBS 2)

Queens Parkgoers Being Kept In The Dark

The fear factor has been exacerbated by a recent spate of sexual assaults in the park.


Patrick O’Sullivan (credit: Handout)

DA: L.I. Man Accused Of Raping Woman Plotted To Kill Victim, Witness

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said investigators uncovered “clear evidence” that 21-year-old Patrick O’Sullivan of East Moriches planned “a new scheme he believed would result in his freedom.”


David Mitchell is accused of raping a 73-year-old woman in Central Park. He appeared in court on Sept. 14, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Admits To Rape Of 74-Year-Old Birdwatcher In Central Park

An ex-convict drifter pleaded guilty Tuesday to attacking a 74-year-old birdwatcher in Central Park, in a case that prompted calls for tougher penalties for sex offenders.


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Former L.I. Man Extradited From India To Face Rape Charges

A man has been returned to the United States from India, and is being held on charges that he raped a 14-year-old girl more than three years ago on Long Island.


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Cabbie Advocate: Alleged Rape Highlights Need For Illegal Livery Cab Crackdown

Police said a livery cab driver raped a woman last week in Brooklyn, but was the suspect really a legitimate cabbie?