A 14-year-old girl was attacked at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Whittier and Duchess area
Texas City man sentenced to 10 years probation for sex assault of a child
A Texas City man Monday was sentenced to 10 years deferred adjudication on a charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child, Galveston County Assistant District Attorney Christopher Henderson said.
GPD: Man, 38, gave child booze before sex assault
Bobby Joe Hyatt, 38, was charged with lewd and lascivious behavior on a child younger than 16, sexual assault and contributing to the delinquency of a
Kings coach Luke Walton says sex assault claim lacks facts
LOS ANGELES — Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton says sexual assault allegations against him are not backed up by facts and are designed to attract media attention. Walton made his comments in a co…
100 contacted following allegations of sex assaults of nursery
The Jack and Jill nursery in Torquay has been closed by Ofsted - two months after one of the children complained to a relative about being 'touched' inappropriately.
Military sex assault reports jump 10 percent
The online nude-photo sharing scandal last year led to greater awareness of sexual assault in the military.
10 people seated on jury in Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The jury that will hear Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case was filling up quickly Tuesday as lawyers and prosecutors worked to select panelists who they believed would be favorable to their side.
Former Quincy man sentenced to 20 years in sex assault cases
A former Quincy man was sentenced to 20 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after he pleaded guilty to two sexual assault charges Monday in Adams County Circuit Court.
Fired state cop sentenced to 10 years for sex assault
HILO — A former Department of Land and Natural Resources enforcement officer was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison for the New Year’s Day 2016 sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl on a beach in Hilo’s Keaukaha neighborhood.
Idaho official mocks sex assault victims, must take training
BOISE (AP) — The head of the state agency that serves Idaho's veterans must complete mandatory training following a social media post demeaning sexual assault victims.
Why don't sex assault victims report the crime? Just read their stories
Actresses, authors and grandmas ripped open old wounds and poured out their pain through a hashtag after President Donald Trump's tweet.
New sex assault prosecution, consent rules clear Legislature
The proposal removes the statute of limitation for the most serious sex crimes against children.
Phoenixville man draws prison for sex assault of Upper Dublin girl, 13
NORRISTOWN — A Phoenixville man is on his way to state prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old Upper Dublin girl he met via social media applications.
Bill Cosby gets to 3 to 10 years in prison for 2004 sex assault
The punishment all but completed the dizzying, late-in-life fall from grace for the comedian, former TV star and breaker of racial barriers.
Man facing 10 years for sex assault on 7-year-old girl
Joel Lao, of Garfield Avenue, pleaded guilty to first-degree sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor.
Cosby in cuffs: TV star gets 3 to 10 years for sex assault
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — His Hollywood career and good-guy image in ruins, Bill Cosby was led away to prison in handcuffs Tuesday at age 81 for perhaps the rest of his days, sentenced to three …
DA Wants New Indictment of Weinstein in Weeks Before Sex Assault Trial
Harvey Weinstein is in the news again, this time because Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. has decided to re-presented the case to a grand jury. Doing so will allow actress Annabella Sciorra to testify. Last week saw a grand jury listening to more evidence against the producer. It is expected to decide about whether […]
How Hope College, GVSU respond to sex assault cases differently
Sexual assaults at two West Michigan colleges raise questions about how the schools respond to those incidents. Four recent sexual assaults have been reported at Hope College, as well as at Grand
Patients learn their doctor is a child sex assault suspect
ST. LOUIS – A man charged with sexually assaulting a toddler is also a St. Louis-area doctor, as some of his patients are just finding out. Dr. Matthew S. Miller is charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child. Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons says the victim is a 2-year-old.
Lawsuit: Church worker in toddler sex assault hurt 13 others
Security video from a South Carolina church shows a volunteer who was arrested this week repeatedly abusing young children in a bathroom over the past 90 days, according to a