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Brooklyn Man Accused Of Impersonating Cop, Sexually Assaulting Teen

A Brooklyn man has been accused of sexually assaulting a teenager, while pretending to be a police officer.

01/07/2015

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No Charges Filed Against Attorney Sanford Rubenstein In Rape Investigation

Prominent civil rights attorney Sanford Rubenstein will not face charges after being accused of rape, the Manhattan District Attorney’s office announced Monday.

01/05/2015

Cans left behind by the victim of a brutal Brooklyn sexual assault. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Elderly Woman Violently Sexually Assaulted On New Year’s Day

Police were working Friday night, to track down the man who dragged an elderly woman to a stairwell and attacked her in her own neighborhood.

01/02/2015

Surveillance Image of a suspect police say is wanted for a sexual assault in the East Village on Dec. 28, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

East Village Residents On Edge As Sexual Assault Suspect Still At Large

Around 6 a.m. Sunday, the suspect allegedly followed a 22-year-old woman into the building and up the stairwell at East Sixth Street and Avenue D before trying to rape her.

12/31/2014

Bill Cosby and his wife Camille Cosby speak onstage at the Apollo Theater 75th Anniversary Gala at The Apollo Theater on June 8, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Wife: Assault Claims Against Bill Cosby Have Been ‘Given A Pass’ Without Verification

Bill Cosby’s wife released a statement Monday, saying those who have accused him of sexual assault have been have been “given a pass” without their accounts ever being vetted.

12/15/2014

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Jury Re-Convicts N.J. Man For Gunpoint Rape

A jury has convicted a central New Jersey man a second time for a gunpoint rape committed more than 12 years ago.

12/09/2014

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Teacher At P.S. 249 In Brooklyn Accused Of Groping 9 Young Students

According to the 22-count indictment, Carrasquillo allegedly groped or fondled nine female students who were between ages 8 and 11 years old on multiple occasions between Nov. 1, 2012 and Sept. 18, 2014.

12/08/2014

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

Bill Cosby Shows At Tarrytown Music Hall Postponed

Two planned shows by Bill Cosby at the Tarrytown Music Hall have been postponed to an unspecified later date.

12/03/2014

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Bill Cosby Resigns As Trustee At Temple University

Temple University in Philadelphia announced Monday that Bill Cosby has resigned as a trustee — amid more than a dozen sexual-assault allegations.

12/01/2014

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

11/24/2014

Linda Hardan (Credit: Passaic County Prosecutor's Office)

Substitute Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student In Paterson

According to the prosecutor, 21-year-old Linda Hardan sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student from Manchester Regional High School, where Hardan works as a substitute teacher.

11/22/2014

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.

11/19/2014

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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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