sexual assault

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Amid allegations of sexual assault this week, attorney Sanford Rubenstein has withdrawn from the civil case against the city on behalf of the family of Eric Garner.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

Treon Harris #3 of the Florida Gators runs with the ball in the second half of the game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Neyland Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Knoxville, Tennessee. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Florida QB Treon Harris Investigated For Sexual Assault

The school says Harris is accused of sexually assaulting a female student early Sunday — hours after Harris helped Florida rally to beat Tennessee 10-9 in Knoxville — in a residence hall on campus.

10/06/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Substitute Teacher Indicted On Charges Of Sex With Girl, 16

A former New Jersey substitute teacher was indicted Friday on charges that he had sex multiple times with a 16-year-old girl at his home.

10/03/2014

Robert Cubala, 28, of Linden, New Jersey, is charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl he met online. (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutors: N.J. Man Sexually Assaulted Girl, 13, Whom He Met Online

A Linden, New Jersey man was being held on $250,000 bail Wednesday, on charges that he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl he met on a chat site.

10/01/2014

No. 6 train (Credit: TAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

MTA To Install Surveillance Cameras On Subways To Combat Sexual Assaults, Lewdness

To prevent sexual lewdness and sexual assaults on subways, the MTA says it will be installing surveillance cameras on a new fleet of subway cars, hopefully to be ordered in the next capital plan from 2015-2019.

10/01/2014

UWS Assault Suspect

Police Release Surveillance Video In Upper West Side Assault

Police released a surveillance video Tuesday of a suspect in the terrifying sexual assault of a woman on the Upper West Side.

09/30/2014

A sketch of the second suspect still on the loose after allegedly sexually assaulting one woman within a period of an hour in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest Second Of Two Suspects Who Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman Within An Hour

Police on Wednesday arrested and charged a second of two suspects who allegedly sexually assaulted the same victim within a period of an hour in Brooklyn.

09/24/2014

A sketch of the second suspect still on the loose after allegedly sexually assaulting one woman within a period of an hour in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest One Of Two Suspects Who Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman Within An Hour

The assaults both took place between 5 a.m. and 6 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 31, police said.

09/20/2014

A sketch of the second suspect still on the loose after allegedly sexually assaulting one woman within a period of an hour in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Sketch Of 1 Of 2 Suspects Who Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman Within An Hour

Police on Thursday released a sketch of one of two suspects who allegedly sexually assaulted the same victim within a period of an hour in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn.

09/18/2014

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