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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.

10/16/2013

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.

10/14/2013

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.”

10/02/2013

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.

10/01/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

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.

09/30/2013

Livery Cabs

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?

09/24/2013

A suspect who police say is wanted for an alleged rape in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Livery Cab Driver Wanted For Rape In Brooklyn

Around 5 a.m. on Sept. 17, a 35-year-old woman hailed a SUV livery cab, police said. One inside, police said she was raped by the driver.

09/23/2013

Jason Lee (credit: Handout)

Goldman Sachs Exec Pleads Not Guilty To Raping Woman In Hamptons Bathroom

Jason Lee, a managing director at Goldman Sachs, was initially arrested a month ago after the woman accused him of attacking her in a bathroom at a home he had rented in East Hampton with his wife.

09/20/2013

John Azabache was arraigned on rape charges on the same day that he was supposed to be married. (Credit CBS 2)

Ossining Math Teacher Pleads Guilty To Rape

A high school teacher in Ossining pleaded guilty to a rape charge this week, admitting to having sex with a 16-year-old student.

09/18/2013

Jonathan Stewart was arrested in September  2012 after police said he beat and choked a 21-year-old woman and then dragged her into some bushes and raped her. He has pleaded guilty, the Manhattan DA announced on Sept. 9, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Hudson River Park Rape Suspect Pleads Guilty

Jonathan Stewart, 26, pleaded guilty to rape and criminal sexual act Monday and was expected to be sentenced on Sept. 30. The convicted sex offender faces more than 30 years behind bars.

09/09/2013

Sketch of suspect sought in sex attack in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

New Sketch Released Of Suspect In Forest Park Stun Gun Rape

According to police, the attacker struck his 69-year-old victim with a stun gun — but didn’t fire.

09/05/2013

Generic Classroom File Photo

Brooklyn Assistant Principal Accused Of Raping, Molesting Students

A Brooklyn high school assistant principal was accused in a report Wednesday of raping an underage female student in his own office, and forcing another student to perform a sex act.

09/04/2013

A sketch of a man wanted in connection with a brutal sexual assault in Valley Stream State Park. (credit CBS 2)

Cops Release Sketch Of Suspect Wanted In Brutal L.I. Sex Assault

The park’s tranquility was shattered on Sunday morning when a 60-year-old woman was raped during an exercise walk on a wooded trail. Park Police said that the man jumped the woman as she walked past him on the Children’s Explorer Trail.

09/02/2013

Rego Park Rape Scene

Rego Park Victim Speaks About Rape; Suspect Sought

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, standing about 5-foot-7 with a mustache, police said. The suspect told the victim his name was “Junior,” according to police.

08/26/2013

Queens Rape Suspect

Police: Suspect Followed, Harassed, Raped Woman In Rego Park, Queens

Police Saturday evening were on the hunt for a suspect who allegedly followed and raped a woman in the Rego Park section of Queens.

08/24/2013

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