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Sexual Assault

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  • Cook County Sheriff's officer from River Grove charged with sexual assault

    Cook County Sheriff's officer from River Grove charged with sexual assault
    A River Grove man who works as a Cook County Sheriff’s police officer was arrested on New Year’s Eve in Chicago and charged with sexually assaulting a prostitute. Fernando Rodriguez, 52, was arrested around 1:30 a.m. Dec. 31 in Chicago and...
  • Franklin Park and Northlake in 2014: Wild winter, new shops and Paralympic trip

    Franklin Park and Northlake in 2014: Wild winter, new shops and Paralympic trip
    Franklin Park and Northlake both had a busy year in 2014, featuring new businesses, crazy weather and an olympian. Here’s a rundown of our top stories. FRANKLIN PARK KMART BUILDING FULL AGAIN Almost three years after Kmart closed its building...
  • Mother cries in relief as jury finds Walnutport man not guilty of raping her daughter

    Mother cries in relief as jury finds Walnutport man not guilty of raping her daughter
    A Walnutport man accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl beginning when she was 13 years old was acquitted Tuesday of all charges after a trial in which the teen's mother and stepfather stood by the defendant. James W. Mayor, 45, was found...
  • It's not anti-feminist to advise basic caution in unsafe places

    It's not anti-feminist to advise basic caution in unsafe places
    One of the popular anti-sexism tropes—actually, it’s a an old but revived trope—is that law enforcement and society in general should stop advising women to behave in ways that reduce the risks of their being attacked. Stop blaming the...
  • Woman drops petition for peace order against Ravens security director

    Woman drops petition for peace order against Ravens security director
    A woman who told police that Baltimore Ravens head of security Darren Sanders sexually assaulted her at the stadium last month dropped her petition for a court order on Tuesday that would have required him to stay away from her. Sanders, 48, arrived at...
  • Molly Shattuck teen sex abuse case heads to court for hearing Wednesday

    Molly Shattuck teen sex abuse case heads to court for hearing Wednesday
    A hearing in the case of Molly Shattuck, the former Ravens cheerleader accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy, is scheduled for Wednesday in Georgetown, Del. Shattuck, 47, faces nine criminal charges, including third-degree rape, for allegedly...
  • Sketch of San Gabriel Valley rape, kidnapping suspect released

    Sketch of San Gabriel Valley rape, kidnapping suspect released
    Investigators released a sketch Tuesday of one of three men suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a teenage girl in the San Gabriel Valley on Friday night. A bald man in his mid-20s was among the assailants who grabbed a 15-year-old girl who...
  • Manchester Man Charged With Sex Abuse Of Teen Girl

    Manchester Man Charged With Sex Abuse Of Teen Girl
    MANCHESTER — A 53-year-old man subjected a teenage girl to escalating sexual abuse over two years and likely infected her with the herpes virus, according to an arrest warrant released Monday. Fred Parham of Manchester was arrested Friday and...
  • The crime outlook for Cuba visitors

    Cuba: With diplomatic relations on the mend, travelers may be planning tourist activities to the island nation. The U.S. State Department released a crime and safety report for Cuba, indicating that tourists have little cause for alarm, as crime rates...
  • Bill Cosby's TV wife should stay out of it

    Bill Cosby's TV wife should stay out of it
    Bill Cosby has a new supporter, his TV wife from the Cosby Show. Instead of making excuses for Cosby, she should divorce him. Or at least distance herself from the sinkhole that has become his reputation. Actress Phylicia Rashad, who played Claire...
  • Molly Shattuck attends hearing on sexual assault charges

    Molly Shattuck attends hearing on sexual assault charges
    Wearing a black pants suit and delicate silver cross earrings, Molly Shattuck looked grim as she appeared in a Delaware courtroom Wednesday morning for a hearing in the criminal case stemming from allegations that she sexually assaulted a 15-year-old boy....