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Sexual Abuse

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Bronx After School Worker Accused Of Sexually Abusing Students

An after school worker in the Bronx has been accused of sexually abusing two 8-year-old girls and inappropriately touching a 7-year-old female student.

08/12/2014

Surveillance images of two suspects in the attempted rape of a woman in Ridgewood, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Charged In Attempted Rape In Ridgewood, Queens

Two suspects were arrested and charged this week in connection with an attempted rape in Ridgewood, Queens.

07/19/2014

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

Jesse Friedman Sues Nassau DA Over Review Of Sex Abuse Case

Jesse Friedman, the former Long Island man who pleaded guilty in a notorious 1980s sex abuse case, alleged Thursday that prosecutors defamed him to look like a “bad guy.”

06/19/2014

Man wanted in connection with an attempted rape in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Charged In Attempted Rape Of 61-Year-Old Woman In Queens

Police announced Wednesday that they have arrested and charged a man in the attempted rape of a 61-year-old woman in Woodside, Queens.

06/18/2014

A sketch of a suspect who allegedly sexually abused a woman and threw her to the ground in Forest Hills, Queens on Tuesday, June 3. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Sexually Abused Woman, Threw Her To Ground In Forest Hills

Police late Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly attacked a woman and sexually abused her in Forest Hills, Queens.

06/06/2014

The ice cream truck driven by Muhammad Chaudhry, who is accused of molesting an 11-year-old girl in Wyandanch, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Ice Cream Truck Driver Accused Of Molesting Girl On Long Island

Suffolk County Police arrested a man for allegedly sexually abusing a child in Wyandanch last month.

06/04/2014

Bedford-Stuyvesant Sexual Assault Suspect

Suspect Arrested In Bedford-Stuyvesant Sexual Assault

Police have arrested and charged a man in the sexual abuse of a woman earlier this month in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

05/29/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Report: NYC School Cleaner Accused Of Sexually Abusing Woman, Stealing Her Phone

A New York City school worker arrested Wednesday, reportedly on allegations that he robbed and molested a woman in a Bronx school.

05/28/2014

(credit: Hudson County Prosecutor's Office)

Jersey City Youth Coach Accused Of Molesting Underage Boys Over 3 Decades

John Mercado, 52, faces sexual assault, endangering the welfare of a child and child abuse charges.

05/27/2014

Cypress Hills Brooklyn Molestation Suspect

Police: Man Molested 12-Year-Old Girl On Brooklyn Street

Police Friday evening were asking the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly sexually abused a 12-year-old girl as she walked her dog in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn.

04/18/2014

Stephen Malusa

Community Shocked After Long Island H.S. Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Student

Ward Melville High School teacher Stephen Malusa, 47, is accused of fondling a then 15-year-old student in May of last year.

03/26/2014

Stephen Malusa

Long Island High School Teacher Accused Of Abusing Student

A Long Island high school science teacher was in court Tuesday on charges that he sexually abused a female student at his school.

03/25/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Report: Elite New York School Apologizes For Handling Of Abuse Allegations

An elite New York City private school is apologizing for how it dealt with a former longtime football coach who was accused of abusing students.

02/22/2014

Hackley School (file/credit: hackleyschool.org)

Hackley School Comes Clean In Email About Past Sexual Abuse At Hands Of Staffer

The school acknowledged sex abuse that occurred in the 1960s and has apologized to victims. It says the perpetrator was an unidentified, now-deceased former employee who “had a role in teaching.”

02/20/2014

Gavel

Music Teacher, Former School Owner Admits To Molesting Girl

The former owner of a chain of New York City children’s music schools has admitted to molesting a 9-year-old girl he had been teaching.

01/15/2014

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