sexual assault

Comedian/actor Bill Cosby performs at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on September 26, 2014 in Las Vegas.  (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bill Cosby Declines To Comment On Rape Claims In Newly-Released Video

In an “Entertainment Tonight” interview that aired Tuesday, Dickinson said that the 1982 incident occurred in Lake Tahoe, California, where he was appearing.

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George Mendoza-Valentino (Credit: Facebook)

N.J. Martial Arts Instructor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 13-Year-Old Female Student

A New Jersey martial arts instructor is behind bars Friday after being accused of sexually assaulting students and police fear there could be other possible victims.

11/14/2014

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Man Accused Of Performing Lewd Acts In Front Of Kids In N.J. Restrooms Multiple Times

A Howell, New Jersey man has been hit with dozens of charges of exposing himself and performing lewd acts to minors.

11/10/2014

The football field at Sayreville High School in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Sayreville High School Football Players Won’t Be Charged As Adults In Hazing Scandal

The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s office has decided not to try seven Sayreville high school football players accused of sexual assault as adults.

11/10/2014

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Newark Man Admits To Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting 3 Women

A Newark man admitted Thursday to kidnapping and sexually assaulting three different women, in exchange for what is expected to be a sentence of 25 years behind bars.

11/06/2014

Princeton University file (Photo: CBS 2)

Princeton Agrees To Review Handling Of Sexual Assault Cases

The settlement comes after an investigation by the Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights into how Princeton and 75 other colleges across the country responded to sexual assault accusations.

11/05/2014

Allen Taylor on Oct. 31, 2014. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Make Arrest In Attempted Rape Of Columbia University Student

Allen Taylor, 27, is charged with first-degree attempted rape, second-degree burglary and sexual abuse for allegedly attacking the student as she entered her dorm in Morningside Heights this week.

10/31/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the sexual assault of a woman at the Columbia University campus. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Assaulted Woman In Columbia University Student Housing

Police released surveillance video Thursday of a man who allegedly attacked a graduate student at Columbia University.

10/30/2014

Students carry mattresses in a protest against sexual assault at Columbia University. (Credit: Jacquelyn14)

Columbia Students Rally In National Day Of Action Against Campus Rape

College students in New York and across the nation took part Wednesday night in a “Carry That Weight” national day of action against campus rape.

10/29/2014

Edward Meier (credit: CBS 2)

Award-Winning N.J. Guidance Counselor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 5-Year-Old

Meier has also been an NBA referee and the Ivy League coordinator of women’s basketball officials since 1990. He’s also been a professional magician. But on Wednesday he was behind bars.

10/29/2014

Police are seen outside Walter H. Crowley Intermediate School, where an eighth-grader reported being sexually assaulted on her way to school Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Queens Girl, 14, Recants Sexual Assault Story

A girl who claimed to have been sexually assaulted on the way to school has since recanted, police said Tuesday.

10/14/2014

Vigil held to show support for the victims of the suspected hazing at Sayreville High School (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Vigil Held To Show Support For Victims In Sayreville HS Hazing Case

Organizer Maureen Jenkins said she wanted the event to send an anti-bullying message and provide support to the district for deciding to put student safety ahead of football.

10/12/2014

The football field at Sayreville High School in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Last Of Seven Sayreville High School Student Accused Of Hazing Surrenders To Police

The six other students, ranging in age from 15 to 17, were arrested Friday night in connection with the assaults at regional football power Sayreville War Memorial High School.

10/11/2014

Attorney Sanford Rubenstein (credit: Getty Images)

Attorney Sanford Rubenstein Leaves Garner Case Amid Allegations

Amid allegations of sexual assault this week, attorney Sanford Rubenstein has withdrawn from the civil case against the city on behalf of the family of Eric Garner.

10/08/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is pictured in 2007.  (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

NY State Trooper And NYPD Officer Arrested For Alleged Atlantic City Sex Assault

Police in Atlantic City said the arrests follow a six month investigation into the sexual assault of a 34-year-old woman at the Taj Mahal Casino in April.

10/08/2014

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