What is Sexual Assault? Talking about sexual consent can be uncomfortable but it's important to understand what behaviors are categorized as Sexual Assault. ...
Sexual Assault of Black Men: What we don't want to talk about.
Every 98 seconds, in the United States, someone is sexually assaulted. Sexual assault has a devastating impact on a person psychologically and physically...
What is Sexual Assault?
Tommy the Hacker with 96.9 KISS FM in Amarillo, Texas visits with T.J. Lloyd from Family Support Services of Amarillo about Sexual Assault Awareness Month an...
Sexual Assault, Abuse & Rape
If you don’t consent to sex & someone forces you to do something sexual, this is sexual assault, or rape. Someone hurting you like this is never your fault
Sexual Assaults on Airplanes
Being sexually assaulted on an airplane is the last thing any traveler would think about, yet it’s a subject that has seen a rise in reporting over the last several years. The FBI has recently reported that in-flight sexual assaults have increased by 45% in 2016, over the prior year. Many of these in-air sexual assaults have occurred on international flights which have caused some air carriers to take action. Women are the majority of victims in these unique, in-flight crimes. However, children…
What is Child Sexual Assault?
Child abuse and sex crimes are serious criminal charges. Sex crimes involving children is a combination of both - with very serious penalties.
It’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month. But what does “sexual assault” really mean?
It means different things in different places, so be sure to read carefully
Why Sexual Assault Awareness Matters
Working together, we can end sexual assault on college campuses. This infographic discusses why awareness matters and how you can execute a successful prevention campaign.
What constitutes sexual assault in California?
What constitutes sexual assault in California? - Sexual Assault - Law Offices of Jess C. Bedore III
Why is it important to discuss sexual assault?
Why is it important to discuss sexual assault? April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month . Our latest Link Voices film, “ It Happened Here ,” sheds light on sexual assault on campuses through the personal stories of five students whose testimonies were met with apathy, disbelief and retaliation from the authorities and public. Women around the country have been raising their voices to challenge a “rape culture” that normalizes “locker room talk” and excuses sexual assault.
Man faces 100 more sexual-assault charges
WILLIAMSON - West Virginia State Police have filed 100 additional charges against a Lenore man accused of sexually assaulting a juvenile.
How this survivor is fighting sexual assault in Navajo Nation
Sexual assault and abuse are issues of national and global reach and prominence. Among Navajo populations, the problem is even more prevalent. As one of the few female delegates on the Navajo council, Amber Kanazbah Crotty is leading a campaign called "Start by Believing" to encourage communities to support survivors. She shares her brief but spectacular take on revitalizing Navajo communities.
Sexual assault: What is grooming?
Most parents don't have accurate information about sexual predators, according to American Counseling Association member Jennifer Foster, an assistant professor of counselor education and counseling psychology at Western Michigan University.
Why are People Sexually Assaulted?
Key Scripture: 2 Samuel 13:1-19 If God is love, then why doesn’t He do something about sexual assault? The recent #MeToo movement brought to the forefront of cultural conversation a problem that extends far beyond Hollywood. For many, sexual assault isn’t just a public nuisance but a very real sou
What is Community Based Advocacy? A Resource for Incarcerated Survivors of Sexual Assault
What is Community Based Advocacy? A Resource for Incarcerated Survivors of Sexual Assault The audience for this bilingual (Spanish/English) brochure is people in incarceration or detention who have experienced sexual assault, either during their incarceration or in the community. It was developed to help survivors understand the role of an advocate, and how connecting with an advocate can help them. For advocates working with correctional facilities…
Want To Know Why Women Don't Report Sexual Assault?
It's because of how they are treated when they do.
Many Universities Don't Want You To Know How They Punish Sexual Assault
More than a dozen colleges and universities, when asked by The Huffington Post, declined to reveal how they've punished their students for committing sex...
Sexual Assault and Date Rape
If you have had an unexpected sexual encounter during a date, read here what you need to know about date rape and some legal aspects to consider in Texas.
NJ Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Girl, 10, for 2 Years
Police have arrested a New Jersey man who is accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl for the past two years.
How ethical is sexual assault research?
A recent survey about sexual assault on university campuses was criticised as being unethical. So what is the right way to go about conducting such research?