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A police sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery and sexual assault in Bedford-Stuyvesant. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Robbed, Tried To Rape Woman In Bed-Stuy

Around midnight on Nov. 10, a 20-year-old woman was walking near Madison Street and Patchen Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant when the suspect approached her from behind and dragged her into Reinaldo Salgado Park, police said.


Police investigate a possible sexual assault in Central Park on Nov. 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops Investigate Sex Assault Allegation In Central Park

Sources told CBS 2 that a 28-year-old woman was seen walking with a man into the park. She claims he asked her for directions, took her into the park and assaulted her.


Police stand outside the NYU Catholic Center on Oct. 31, 2013. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating Rape At NYU Catholic Center

The man pushed the 24-year-old woman into the building, beat her and then sexually assaulted her, sources said.


Former high school teacher Glenn Mishuck faces charges for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a student. (credit: Fairfield Police Department)

Conn. High School Teacher Charged With Allegedly Engaging In Sexual Relationship With Student

Glenn Mishuck, 47, of Bridgeport, was charged with 17 counts of second-degree sexual assault. Mishuck, who taught at Fairfield Ludlowe High School, was being held on $150,000 bond.


East Flatbush, Brooklyn Rape Suspect

Police Search For 2 Suspects In Brooklyn Rape

Police on Wednesday were searching two suspects in connection with the sexual assault a 16-year-old girl in East Flatbush, Brooklyn late last week.


Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance (File/Credit: Manhattan DA's Office)

DA: Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting 2-Year-Old In Riverside Park

Jason Carroll, 23, has been charged with two counts of predatory sexual assault against a child, prosecutors announced.


A wanted sign is seen in Forest Park, where several sexual assaults have been reported since 2011. (credit: Hazel Sanchez/CBS 2)

Queens Parkgoers Being Kept In The Dark

The fear factor has been exacerbated by a recent spate of sexual assaults in the park.


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Cops: 2 Women Sexually Assaulted At Off-Campus UConn Party

The women told police they were at a house party off Hunting Lodge Road on Friday night when two men took them into the woods and sexually assaulted them.


Jaclyn P. Melillo has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting two male students, authorities announced Oct. 11, 2013. (credit: Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office)

Sayreville Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting 2 Students

According to police, Jaclyn P. Melillo, 25, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.


Patrick O’Sullivan (credit: Handout)

DA: L.I. Man Accused Of Raping Woman Plotted To Kill Victim, Witness

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said investigators uncovered “clear evidence” that 21-year-old Patrick O’Sullivan of East Moriches planned “a new scheme he believed would result in his freedom.”


Bronx Sex Assault Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect In 2 Bronx Sex Assaults

In the first incident, the suspect walked up behind a 20-year-old woman near East 188th Street and Lorillard Place last Thursday and forcibly touched her, police said. The next day, police said the suspect did the same thing to a 26-year-old woman near Fairmount Place and Marmion Avenue.


Staten Island Sexual Assault Suspect

Police Search For Suspect In Staten Island Sexual Assault

Police on Monday were asking for assistance from the public in finding a suspect in a sexual assault last week on Staten Island.


Nashane Peterkin mug shot (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Teen Charged In L.I. Sex Attacks To Be Tried As Adult, Ordered Held Without Bail

A 16-year-old Queens boy charged in connection with the rape of a 60-year-old woman in a Long Island park, as well as a violent attack on a pregnant woman, faced a judge today.


Nashane Peterkin (NCPD Handout)

Boy, 16, Charged In 2 Sex Attacks In Valley Stream

A 16-year-old boy stood charged Sunday evening in connection with the rape of a 60-year-old woman in a Valley Stream Park, as well as a violent attack on a pregnant woman.


Sketch of suspect sought in sex attack in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

New Sketch Released Of Suspect In Forest Park Stun Gun Rape

According to police, the attacker struck his 69-year-old victim with a stun gun — but didn’t fire.