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  • Former Boy Scout Leader Charged After Allegations Made Of Sex Assault

    Former Boy Scout Leader Charged After Allegations Made Of Sex Assault
    THOMPSON — A former Boy Scout troop leader was charged last week following an investigation into allegations of sexual assaults that took place over 20 years, state police said Monday. David Kress, 52, of Quaddick Road, was charged with three...
  • Judge orders West Boca nanny murder trial to continue; defendant ruled "marginally competent"

    Judge orders West Boca nanny murder trial to continue; defendant ruled "marginally competent"
    Jerry Wiggins' trial in the kidnapping, rape and strangulation murder of a West Boca nanny will continue uninterrupted, a judge ruled Friday after a psychologist declared the defendant "marginally competent." Paul Bryan reported that Wiggins, 38, has low...
  • Former San Bernardino police officer gets 25 years for sexual assaults

    Former San Bernardino police officer gets 25 years for sexual assaults
    A former San Bernardino police officer was sentenced Monday to 25 years in federal prison for forcing prostitutes to have sex with him while he was in uniform. Jose Jesus Perez, 47, of Menifee was convicted in May of two felony counts and one...
  • California's 'yes means yes' sexual standard has liberals divided

    California has always been a laboratory for liberal thought. Now one of the state's latest experiments is dividing top liberal thinkers. In September, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a new law mandating California universities that receive public funding to...
  • Baltimore Police seek suspect in assault

    Baltimore Police seek suspect in assault
    Police are looking for a suspect in a sexual assault that took place Thursday morning on Meridene Drive in Northeast Baltimore. A woman in her mid-40s reported being assaulted inside her home by an unknown male. The suspect was wearing a black jacket, a...
  • Body of missing Virginia student Hannah Graham found; new charges likely

    Body of missing Virginia student Hannah Graham found; new charges likely
    Human remains found in Virginia were identified on Friday as those of missing university student Hannah Graham, and prosecutors are focusing on more charges against the suspect in her disappearance, authorities said. Graham, a University of Virginia...
  • Reports Of Sex Assault On College Campuses Climb As More Victims Come Forward

    Reports Of Sex Assault On College Campuses Climb As More Victims Come Forward
    Reports of sexual assault climbed last year on many Connecticut college campuses, an increase that college officials and experts attributed to heightened awareness and expanded educational programs that make it easier for victims to come forward. Of...
  • Weekly pro wrestling roundup

    Weekly pro wrestling roundup
    Here's a look at some of the wrestling news that came out this week. As always, if there's any specific news you want me to comment on, you can let me know via email or on Twitter. — Arguably the biggest news of the week was the WWE's announcement...
  • Man sentenced to 35 years for sex assault on girl, 12

    Man sentenced to 35 years for sex assault on girl, 12
    A Carol Stream man convicted of sexually preying on a young female acquaintance was sentenced Thursday to 35 years in prison by a judge who said the man appeared to have little chance for rehabilitation. Joel Augustine, 36, had been found guilty this...
  • Dania Beach man charged in 2005 child sex assault case

    Dania Beach man charged in 2005 child sex assault case
    A Dania Beach man is accused in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl that allegedly happened nine years ago. Now 27, Channing Alberto Stewart, was 17 at the time the girl's family was visiting South Florida, according to the arrest report filed in...
  • Victim Claims Church Failed To Act On Abuse Claim

    Victim Claims Church Failed To Act On Abuse Claim
    A woman who says she was sexually abused as a minor by her church pastor's son asserts in a new lawsuit that, by failing to act on her complaint, the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut and its employees permitted the abuse of additional children. The...