Sex Assault

Four of five students accused in an alleged sex assault at William Paterson University are pictured at their arraignment on Dec. 2, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

William Paterson University Students Plead Not Guilty To Sex Assault Charges

The students, who are all 18 years old, are accused of attacking a freshman in her residence hall on the Wayne campus last week.

12/02/2014

Five students at New Jersey's William Paterson University face charges stemming from the sexual assault of a female student in a dorm. (credit: Passaic County Sheriffs Office)

School President: 5 William Paterson University Students Charged In Sex Assault

Five students at New Jersey’s William Paterson University face charges stemming from the sexual assault of a female student in a dorm.

12/01/2014

Police investigate sex assault on Upper West Side on Sept. 27, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Seek Suspect In Upper West Side Sex Assault

Police are searching for a man who they said sexually assaulted a woman on the Upper West Side Friday night.

09/27/2014

Nicole Dufault (Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Maplewood, N.J. Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting 3 Male Students

Nicole Dufault, 34, of Caldwell, was arrested at her home Wednesday evening. She was charged Thursday with multiple counts of aggravated sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, according to prosecutors.

09/18/2014

FILE - People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Public Advocate Letitia James Calls For Stepped Up Action Against Sex Assaults On Subways

James is seeking better training for police officers, tougher sentences for offenders and are calling for more cameras to be installed in subway cars.

07/25/2014

Classroom (file / credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Substitute Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Student

Darnell Lewis, 37, is charged with sexual assault and child endangerment. Prosecutors said he abused a 16-year-old female student when he was a substitute at Red Bank Regional High School in Monmouth County.

06/17/2014

Police are looking for a suspect who they said sexually assaulted a woman in the West Village. (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Suspect In West Village Sex Assault

A 30-year-old woman was walking near Greenwich and Horatio streets when police said a man walked up to her from behind, grabbed her and then sexually assaulted her.

06/13/2014

A surveillance photo and a sketch of a suspect wanted in a sex assault of a woman in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sought In Queens Sex Assault

Police have released a surveillance photo and a sketch of a suspect who they say is wanted in a sex assault of a woman in Queens.

06/06/2014

Police are looking for a man who followed, sexually assaulted, and robbed a woman in the Bronx. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Man Followed, Sexually Assaulted, Robbed Woman In The Bronx

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

05/03/2014

A police sketch of a suspect wanted for a sex assault in Hoboken, NJ. (credit: Hudson County Prosecutor's Office)

Cops Searching For Suspect Wanted In Hoboken Sex Assault

It happened around 1:15 a.m. Saturday in a building near Monroe and 1st streets.

03/11/2014

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.

11/18/2013

A suspect who police say is wanted for a sex assault in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Violent Queens Sex Assault

It happened around 5 a.m. on Nov. 1 in the area of Melbourne Avenue and Kissena Boulevard in Flushing.

11/16/2013

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

Cops: Suspect Wanted In L.I. Sex Assault May Be Linked To Other Attacks

“I want him to be taken out, taken off the streets,” the victim’s husband said.

09/05/2013

Bronx Sex Assault Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Smelled Woman’s Feet During Sex Assault In The Bronx

Around 1:10 a.m. Friday, police said the suspect came up behind an 18-year-old woman on Sedgwick Avenue in University Heights and choked her to the ground. The suspect then took off the woman’s shoes and smelled her feet before fleeing the scene, police said.

09/05/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Woman Hospitalized Following Police Chase On Long Island

Brook Moody, 33, was a passenger in the Kia at the time. She was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip with serious head and facial injuries.

09/02/2013

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