In the last two weeks, two service members have been accused of sexual misconduct. In both cases, the men had been in charge of preventing those type of crimes.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who serves as the chair of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel, plans to address the issue next week with a newly drafted bill.
The incident occurred shortly after 5 a.m. Sunday at 98th Street and 97th Avenue in Richmond Hill.
Philip Giordano was convicted in 2003 for sexually abusing two young girls while he served as mayor.
Police on Saturday morning were stepping up their search for a sexual predator in Queens.
A sexual assault was reported in the Financial District early Sunday.
A New York City public schoolteacher was arrested Monday and charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl over a period of months.
A teenager from Northern New Jersey was being held in Vermont Tuesday, on charges that he sexually assaulted a woman.
The suspect broke into a 28-year-old woman’s apartment and beat her about the face before sexually assaulting her, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said.
The man allegedly came up behind a woman in Forest Park in Woodhaven and tased her in the neck before sexually assaulting her.
Police said the suspect came up behind a 27-year-old woman, pushed her to the ground and then repeatedly punched her in the face before sexually assaulting her.
Police have identified a suspect who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman and stole her purse in Brooklyn.
The hazing scandal at the Bronx High School of Science was widening Wednesday night, as e-mails indicate that the staff may have known about sexual assaults in the locker room as far back as 2010.
Police Wednesday evening were asking for the public’s help in the search for a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Police Tuesday were looking for a man who pinched a 13-year-old girl’s bottom this past weekend in a Bronx grocery store.