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Sexual Assault

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  • Arrest made in teen's rape, nearly 30 years ago

    Arrest made in teen's rape, nearly 30 years ago
    For nearly three decades a 45-year-old Broward woman lived with the worst of secrets: her abduction and rape by two men at age 16. Now, as her own daughter turned 16, she summoned the courage to ask police, yet again, whether her assailants had ever been...
  • Judge bans U. Macungie sex offender from playgrounds

    A Lehigh County judge on Friday sentenced an Upper Macungie man to a time-served to 23-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl, and banned him from visiting playgrounds or having any unsupervised contact with children under 18....
  • Former Leesburg cop found not guilty of sex assault

    Former Leesburg cop found not guilty of sex assault
    TAVARES — A former Leesburg police officer acquitted Friday of sexually assaulting a woman in his custody had a terse message for the 24-year-old and her family after the verdict: "Move on." People in the courtroom broke into tears when the jury...
  • Man questioned in nearly 30 arsons has lengthy criminal record

    Man questioned in nearly 30 arsons has lengthy criminal record
    Steven Wayne Angle, who authorities say may know about a rash of 28 arson fires in Orlando, Sanford and Daytona Beach, is no stranger to handcuffs and a jail cell. Since 1992, the 40-year-old unemployed Sanford man has been arrested 24 times in Central...
  • Naugatuck Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of Minor

    Naugatuck Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of Minor
    NAUGATUCK – A 43-year old Naugatuck man is facing multiple sexual assault charges after police say he sexually assaulted a minor in March. Julio Ramos, 43, of Naugatuck, was arrested Aug. 15 and charged with second-degree assault, two counts of...
  • Arrests made after push to examine long-untested rape kits

    Arrests made after push to examine long-untested rape kits
    For nine years or so, untested rape kits accumulated in a Hollywood police refrigerator. The backlog grew to 94 cases, when new Police Chief Frank Fernandez ordered an audit last summer and the rape kits were discovered. The Broward crime lab began...
  • UConn, Yale Bring Hammer Down Over Hazing, Assaults

    Though it hasn't always been clear, there are standards of behavior for college students, at least at the University of Connecticut and Yale. Both schools made that clear with recent and welcome actions. UConn officials this past week suspended a...
  • Deerfield Beach man charged with child molestation, sexual battery

    A Deerfield Beach man has been charged with molesting and sexually battering a child several times over a span of nearly three years. Kyle Roy, 33, is accused of performing sexual acts on a child on multiple occasions between July 1, 2009, and May 31,...
  • Chicago police sergeant charged with fondling officer's young daughter

    Chicago police sergeant charged with fondling officer's young daughter
    A veteran Chicago police sergeant was charged with allegedly fondling the 9-year-old daughter of a fellow Wentworth district police officer after the officer invited him to a family barbecue at her home Saturday. An attorney for Dennis Barnes strongly...
  • New Jersey man charged with double murder, making child pornography

    (Reuters) - A New Jersey man has been charged with murdering his cousin and her 10-year-old foster daughter after he was caught taking pornographic pictures of the child, authorities said on Thursday. Brian Farmer, 58, of Long Branch appeared in Monmouth...
  • Man called 911 on himself after committing rape, deputies say

    Man called 911 on himself after committing rape, deputies say
    A Riviera Beach man says he "brutally raped" a woman looking for work via Craigslist ads, all so he could get to people who killed his son, according to a police report. The victim was lured with the prospect applying for a job to clean a doctor's office...