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Police have released this sketch of a man wanted in two forcible touching incidents, and a third incident with an older child, in South Ozone Park. (credit: NYPD)

Police Canvass Queens Neighborhood With Child Sexual Predator On The Loose

Police on Saturday morning were stepping up their search for a sexual predator in Queens.

05/04/2013

Karl Vanderwoude, right, is accused of being the "well dressed groper." (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD: ‘Well-Dressed Groper’ Suspect Charged And Arraigned

Police said 26-year-old Karl Vanderwoude, the suspect dubbed as the “well-dressed groper, was arrested and charged with unlawful surveillance and forcible touching.

04/13/2012

Surveillance footage of the suspected groper. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Well Dressed Sexual Predator Is Groping Women In New York

A well dressed and dangerous sexual predator is on the prowl, according to police. The unidentified man is being called the “Well Dressed Groper”, he has been roaming the city’s streets and subways, touching women, and then running away.

04/09/2012

(credit: Bergen County Prosecutor)

Police: New Jersey Man Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Lure Young Girls

Officials say Shahan Achian, 26, of Upper Saddle River tried to get the girls into his car at least six different times by offering them cash for sex.

12/07/2011

David Ohnmacht

EXCLUSIVE: Convicted Westchester County Sexual Predator Vows To Change

He’s a convicted child sex offender, out of prison and back in his old Westchester County neighborhood. In an exclusive interview, he said he’s a threat to no one. But parents are furious and they’re worried about the potential danger next door.

11/11/2011

Montvale, N.J. Police

Tense Moments In N.J.: Police Say Predator Offering Young Girls $1,000 For Sex Acts

Parents in two New Jersey towns are on alert. Police are warning families in two communities to be on the lookout for a predator that is using money to try and lure young girls into an SUV.

11/08/2011

Video still from a surveillance camera showing the attack on a woman in Park Slope on March 20 (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Suspect Wanted In 5 Sex Assaults In Brooklyn

The latest incident happened last Friday night as the victim left the Prospect Ave. subway station around 8:30 p.m. Police said the woman was jumped from behind but managed to fight the attacker off.

08/30/2011

Sketch of Upper East Side serial groper suspect (credit: DCPI)

NYPD Continues Hunt For Upper East Side Serial Groper

Police said the same man has attacked at least seven women on the Upper East Side since the first attack on January 5.

07/18/2011

Sketch of Upper East Side serial groper suspect (credit: DCPI)

Woman May Be 7th Victim Of Serial Upper East Side Groper

The suspect struck at least six times since January 5. Each time at night or the early morning on a street in the East 80s, and the victims ranged in age from 25 to 31.

07/16/2011

Sketch of Upper East Side serial groper suspect (credit: DCPI)

NYPD: Sexual Predator Fondles Woman Near Gracie Mansion

The latest incident happened almost in the shadow of the landmark Gracie Mansion. A 31-year-old woman was grabbed in the buttocks Wednesday morning at a building near 85th Street and East End Avenue.

07/14/2011

Police are searching for suspects in three attacks in the same area of Upper Manhattan committed between June 10-12. (Credit: CBS 2)

Residents On Edge After 3 Separate Sexual Assaults In Upper Manhattan

Police were on alert and residents on edge after three separate sexual assaults on women in one Upper Manhattan community.

06/13/2011

Inwood Park (credit: CBS 2)

Police Warn Residents Of Sexual Predator At Inwood Park

Police said a man struck up a conversation with a 28-year-old woman who was walking near the ball fields, forced her into a secluded area of the park and sexually assaulted her.

06/12/2011

Queens Sexual Predator Suspect

Cops Release Sketch Of Sexual Predator Terrorizing Queens

Police are hunting for a sexual predator who has been targeting women in Flushing, Queens since last year.

03/06/2011

Sketches of the 'East Coast Rapist' (Photo/FBI)

Suspected ‘East Coast Rapist’ Attempted Suicide After Arrest

New Haven police said Saturday morning that DNA evidence confirmed a man arrested Friday in Connecticut was the East Coast Rapist.

03/05/2011

(Credit: AP)

L.I. Girl Plays Role In Arrest Of Alleged Online Predator

A Garden City girl was pressured into sending explicit videos of herself to a man in upstate New York – until she decided enough was enough and helped put him behind bars.

10/21/2010