Sex Abuse

Edward Ramirez (Nassau PD)

L.I. Stop & Shop Clerk Accused Of Exposing Himself To 2 Young Girls Inside Store

On Nov. 24, store clerk Edward Ramirez, 43, exposed himself to a 5-year-old girl and her 7-year-old sister at the Stop & Shop located at 177 Forest Ave. in Glen Cove, police said.

12/10/2014

Sean Shaynak. (credit: Image via Facebook/CBS 2)

Probe: DOE Was Not In Error When Hiring Brooklyn Tech Teacher Now Charged With Sex Abuse

Investigators say the New York City Department of Education was not in error when it hired a teacher who has since been charged with sex abuse.

11/20/2014

Jesse Friedman and his wife Lisabeth Walsh after the DA issued a report on his conviction, June 24, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

LI Prosecutors Agree To Evidence Hearing In Jesse Friedman Sex Abuse Case

Despite the hearing, the Nassau County district attorney’s office said Wednesday it remains confident Friedman’s conviction will be upheld.

09/10/2014

Cortez Simmons (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Attacked 2 Women In 1 Hour In Brooklyn

A man who allegedly tried to rape a woman in Brooklyn last month is also wanted for attacking another woman that same morning, according to the NYPD.

09/09/2014

Rabbi Gabriel Bodenheimer (credit: Handout)

Monsey Rabbi Accused Of Sexually Abusing Young Boy Released On Bail

Gabriel Bodenheimer, 71, faces sex abuse and criminal sexual act charges.

08/12/2014

Pope Francis (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Asks For Forgiveness Of Those Sexually Abused By Priests

Pope Francis made the off-the-cuff remarks after coming under criticism from victims’ advocacy groups for a perceived lack of attention to the problem and ongoing demands that he sanction bishops who covered up for pedophiles.

04/11/2014

Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson (credit: Brooklyn DA's Office)

Brooklyn DA Dropping ‘Bogus’ Charges Against Sex Abuse Whistleblower

Prosecutors say they’ll move to drop all charges against a Brooklyn man in a controversial extortion case involving a Hasidic Jewish religious leader.

03/07/2014

Woody allen

Dylan Farrow Renews Sex Abuse Allegations Against Woody Allen In Open Letter In New York Times

The allegations were initially made back in 1992, when Farrow claimed that Allen molested her when she was 7 years old after he and actress Mia Farrow adopted her.

02/01/2014

Kalief Jackson (credit: NYPD)

Police: Teen Attacked 8 Women In 5 Days In Manhattan

Kalief Jackson faces robbery, burglary, sex abuse and attempted rape charges in connection with the attacks that occurred between Jan. 15 and Jan. 19, police said.

01/23/2014

Abraham Rubin, 50, was sentenced after pleading guilty to trying to intimidate a sexual abuse victim. (credit: handout)

Ultra-Orthodox Brooklyn Man Sentenced For Intimidating Sex Abuse Victim

Abraham Rubin apologized and said he’d made a terrible mistake as he was sentenced Friday in Brooklyn. He was sentenced to four months in jail.

01/13/2014

An alleged sexual attack on a 16-year-old boy happened inside this barber shop in Borough Park, police said. (Photo: CBS 2)

2 Men Arrested For Allegedly Touching Boy, 16, In Borough Park Barber Shop

Investigators said 32-year-old Javier Villarini and 77-year-old Carlos Quinto are accused of inappropriately touching a 16-year-old boy on Sept. 11.

11/08/2013

Menachem Tewel (credit: CBS 2/Jewish Community Watch)

Rabbi Returns From California To Face Sex Abuse Charges In Brooklyn

Menachem Tewel, 30, who also goes by Mendel Tevel, is accused of abusing a young man for several months six years ago in Crown Heights.

11/08/2013

Menachem Tewel (credit: CBS 2/Jewish Community Watch)

Brooklyn Rabbi Facing Child Sex-Abuse Charges Arrested In Calif.

Menachem Tewel, who goes by Mendel Tevel, was arrested Tuesday at a Jewish center on Santa Monica Boulevard, police said.

10/30/2013

Gary Lieberman (credit: Nassau County Police)

Rabbi Accused Of Sexually Abusing Long Island Student Enters Not Guilty Plea

Gary Lieberman, 56, of Far Rockaway is expected to be arraigned on two counts of first-degree sexual abuse in First District Court in Hempstead on Friday.

10/18/2013

A second child has come forward with abuse allegations against Staten Island camp counselor Endrick Torres (Credit Handout)

Second Child Comes Forward With Abuse Allegations Against S.I. Camp Counselor

On Monday Torres was charged with two counts each of sex abuse, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child, according to authorities.

08/26/2013

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