NOW Wants New City Leadership To Crack Down On Crimes Against WomenReported rapes have gone up 57 percent since 2009. The NYPD receives about 600 domestic violence calls a day, the organization said.
Spitzer Blasts Democrats, Says Some Are Trying To Keep Him Off Comptroller's BallotEliot Spitzer has launched explosive allegations against his own party. The former New York governor claims a group of Democrats is trying to prevent him from getting on the ballot for city comptroller.
Man Arrested In Sex Assault Of Elderly Woman In Central ParkDavid Albert Mitchell, 42, has been charged with rape, criminal sex act, sexual assault, robbery and assault in connection with Wednesday's attack.
Assemblyman Vito Lopez Expresses Contempt For 'Politically Motivated' Allegations The powerful speaker of the New York State Assembly says he did not cover up a sex harassment case. After a week of silence, Sheldon Silver spoke out Tuesday. This as a state ethics watchdog appears to be starting up an investigation.
DSK Is Free; Manhattan DA Vance Gets An Earful On Tuesday, Appellate Court Judge Michael Obus agreed to drop the sexual assault charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn. The former head of the International Monetary Fund then spoke out for the first time
Charges Likely To Be Dropped Against Strauss-Kahn After Prosecutors Meet With AccuserDiallo, once described as "brave" and "unwavering" by prosecutors, left the meeting dissatisfied. According to court papers filed Monday, District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. will recommend that all charges be dismissed.
Judge Dismisses Some Charges In NYC Cop Rape TrialBefore jury selection began Tuesday, the judge in the case dismissed 12 official misconduct charges. The other major charges remain intact.
NYC Juvenile Justice Worker Gets Prison For Molesting GirlsA former juvenile justice worker convicted of molesting teenagers at the Manhattan Family Court building has been sentenced to four years in prison.
Parking Perks On The Way For NYC's Pregnant Women?Pregnant women could soon be enjoying some parking perks in New York City if one councilman has his way.
Accuser Speaks Out After Simmons' Conviction A former juvenile justice worker has been convicted of molesting two girls under his care in a Manhattan courthouse. But he was acquitted of a more serious charge of raping a third girl.
Exclusive: NYC's Hidden World Of Human TraffickingMany foreigners dream of coming to New York City and living a life of freedom. But for the thousands of victims of human trafficking who are held here against their will, life is a living hell instead.
Victim: I Will Testify Against Court CounselorA sex assault victim said she's ready to face her alleged attacker after a stunning development on Monday in a Manhattan courtroom.
Court Counselor Rape Victim Stunned At No Jail Plea DealRaped as a teen, a Brooklyn woman says she's being violated again because her rapist, a juvenile court counselor, is escaping jail time.
Plea Deal In Manhattan Rape Case Draws Outrage The uproar comes as juvenile counselor Tony Simmons was expected to get probation, but no jail time at his sentencing in a rape case involving a 15-year-old girl.