Rape

Jaqwun Laerin Turner. (credit: Santa Ana Police Dept.)

DNA Links Convicted Hit-And-Run Driver To 2004 Murder, Rape In South LA

A felon convicted in the hit-and-run death of a woman in Orange County has been linked through DNA evidence to the 2004 rape and murder of a woman in South Los Angeles.

06/24/2015

(credit: Hermosa Beach Police)

South Bay Basketball Coach Charged With Raping Female Player

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Monday a 32-year-old basketball coach has been charged with sexually assaulting one of his female players.

06/08/2015

(credit: Ventura PD)

Ventura Psychiatric Hospital Worker Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 2 More Patients

A psychiatric hospital worker accused of raping an institutionalized patient is believed to have sexually assaulted more victims while working at a Ventura hospital.

06/04/2015

Campus Rape, College Rape

California Bills Would Increase Campus Sex Assault Penalties

California college students who are disciplined for sexual assault face tougher penalties under legislation approved by the state Assembly.

06/03/2015

(credit: Hermosa Beach Police)

South Bay Basketball Coach Suspected Of Raping Female Player

A 32-year-old basketball coach who has worked at several South Bay schools was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of raping one of his female players.

06/03/2015

(credit: LAPD)

Man In Custody After Allegedly Raping Woman While Armed With Machete In Boyle Heights

Police confirm Wednesday a man suspected of raping a woman while armed with a machete has been taken into custody.

05/27/2015

(credit: CBS)

2 Arrested In Connection With 1978 Murder Of Lancaster Woman

Deputies Wednesday announced the arrest of two men in connection with the murder of a Lancaster woman in 1978.

05/27/2015

(credit: CBS)

Man Accused Of Raping 2nd Teenage Girl In Lancaster

A man suspected of posing as a police officer to kidnap and sexually assault a teenager was charged Tuesday with attacking another girl while knowing he was infected with HIV.

05/19/2015

(credit: LAPD)

Search Continues For Rape Suspect In LA

Police Tuesday continued to search for a 35-year-old man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in her home.

05/19/2015

(credit: LAPD)

Search Continues For Man Suspected Of Threatening Woman With Machete, Raping Her In Boyle Heights Home

Investigators say a 30-year-old woman was sleeping in her bedroom in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue when an unknown Hispanic male forced his way into the living room window of the residence around 12:30 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/16/2015

(credit: LAPD)

Police Seek Public’s Help In Search For Rape Suspect Who Broke Into Woman’s Home

Investigators say a 30-year-old woman was sleeping in her bedroom in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue when an unknown Hispanic male forced his way into the living room window of the residence around 12:30 a.m.

05/15/2015

(credit: Santa Ana Police)

Santa Ana Man Suspected Of Rape, Assault With A Deadly Weapon In Wife’s Stabbing

A man suspected of lying in wait to attack his estranged wife in the head is in custody Friday on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and rape, police said.

05/01/2015

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Norwalk Man Charged In 2012 Rape, Murder Of Neighbor

A 22-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to raping and killing his neighbor, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Friday.

05/01/2015

(credit: LAPD)

LMU Offers $20K Reward For Arrest Of Halloween Rape Suspect

A $20,000 reward was offered Wednesday for information that would lead to the arrest of the person who is responsible for raping a Loyola Marymount University student.

04/29/2015

Isidro Garcia was charged last month after he allegedly kidnapped his girlfriend's 15-year-old daughter and sexually assaulted her for a decade. (credit: Santa Ana Police Department)

Man To Stand Trial In Kidnapping, Rape Of Teen

A man has been ordered to stand trial on charges of kidnapping and raping a 15-year-old girl he then lived with for a decade.

04/24/2015

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