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Sexual Assault

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  • U.S. Marshals' fugitive sweep nets 41 in Hampton Roads

    U.S. Marshals' fugitive sweep nets 41 in Hampton Roads
    NORFOLK — The U.S. Marshals Service said Friday that it has arrested 41 fugitives in Hampton Roads in recent weeks in a joint effort with local agencies, part of similar manhunts taking place around the country. The roundup included a man...
  • Canada charges 4 British Navy sailors with sex assault

    Canada's military on Friday charged four British Navy sailors with sexual assault causing bodily harm at a Canadian Forces base in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The men were charged Thursday for their role in a "group sexual assault" in barracks in Shearwater,...
  • DNA links suspect to attack of off-duty female Chicago cop

    DNA links suspect to attack of off-duty female Chicago cop
    A rape suspect was linked by DNA to a daylight attack on an off-duty Chicago police officer who was jogging in a Northwest Side park but was able to fight him off, Cook County prosecutors said Friday. Rolando "Cortez" Cortes, 21, was arrested Thursday on...
  • Man gets 18 years in prison for sex assault of child during sleepovers

    Man gets 18 years in prison for sex assault of child during sleepovers
    A Northwest Side man has received to 18 years in prison for sexually assaulting a relative who was 8 years old when the attacks began in 2007, according to prosecutors and court records. Rapheal Johnson, who was convicted last month of aggravated...
  • Winston's lawyer calls sex assault suit against QB a 'stunt'

    The attorney for NFL prospect Jameis Winston said the lawsuit filed against the former Florida State University quarterback by a woman who says he raped her is "false" and a "stunt." David Cornwell said in written a statement Friday the lawsuit by former...
  • Man accused of trying to kidnap Subway employee

    A 47-year-old Warwick man was arrested for allegedly luring a Subway restaurant employee into the shop's bathroom and then assaulting her. Shawn Turgeon was charged Friday with second-degree sexual assault, assault with intent to commit sexual assault...
  • Husband Of Teacher In Sex Assault Case Enters Family Violence Program

    NEW HAVEN — The husband of Allison Marchese, the Madison high school teacher arrested in February in connection with the sexual assault of a student, was granted entry into the family violence education program Thursday. Robert Marchese, 40, an...
  • Vegas-area couple face more charges in child death case

    New charges were filed Thursday against a couple accused of leaving a pregnant 17-year-old alone in a Las Vegas-area home with a sickly 3-year-old child who died after they moved to California with their five other children. Jondrew Lachaux was hit...
  • CBC executives let go after critical report on host case

    Canadian Broadcasting Corp. has severed ties with two top executives after an independent report released Thursday found management condoned inappropriate behavior by a disgraced former radio host. CBC said it is severing ties with suspended executives...
  • State Correction Officer Charged With Sexual Assault Of Inmate

    EAST LYME –– State police on Friday charged a second correction officer from the Niantic women's prison with having an illegal sexual relationship with a female inmate, according to detective Sean Velazquez. Matt Gillette, 43, of Groton was...
  • 'Brutal' report cites multiple failures in Rolling Stone rape article

    'Brutal' report cites multiple failures in Rolling Stone rape article
    Rolling Stone is pledging to review its editorial practices but won't fire anyone after a leading journalism school issued a blistering critique of how it reported and edited a discredited article about an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia....