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Former NFL safety Darren Sharper appears in a Los Angeles Superior courtroom Thursday, February 20, 2014, pleading not guilty to charges of drugging and raping a pair of women he allegedly met at a West Hollywood nightclub. (credit: Bob Chamberlin/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-NFL Player Accused Of 2 Rapes In WeHo Faces New Sexual Assault Charges In Arizona

Darren Sharper, 38, remains behind bars in Los Angeles — without bail — while awaiting a hearing Thursday in connection with an arrest warrant from New Orleans alleging that he raped two women there last Sept. 23.

03/12/2014

(credit: CBS)

Man Pleads No Contest To Sexually Assaulting 3 Women In LA

A man has pleaded no contest to sexually assaulting three women who were attacked on Los Angeles streets two years ago — one so violently that her teeth were knocked out.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2014

(credit: UCLA)

Former UCLA Freshman Water Polo Player Indicted For Forcible Rape Involving 3 Victims

A former UCLA freshman water polo player pleaded not guilty Monday on charges of forcible rape involving three victims, District Attorney’s Office officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2014

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Jury Awards $5.4M For Rape At WeHo Nightclub

A California jury has awarded a woman $5.4 million after finding that she was raped in the restroom of a West Hollywood nightclub by an employee of the establishment.

03/02/2014

(CBS)

Students On Edge After Reported Gang Rape Near UCSB

At UC Santa Barbara, life on and around campus has been tense after students like Hayleigh Pervorse received a text message warning them about a sexual assault.

02/24/2014

(credit: CBS)

UCSB Officials Warn Students After Female, 19, Is Gang Raped, Beaten

The victim told police she was attacked by several men between the campus and Isla Vista after 11 p.m. Saturday.

02/23/2014

In this handout image provided by the NFL, Darren Sharper  of the New Orleans Saints poses for his 2010 NFL headshot circa 2010 in Metairie, Louisiana. (credit: NFL via Getty Images)

Former NFL Star Darren Sharper To Be Arraigned On Rape Charges

Former New Orleans Saints football player Darren Sharper Friday has been charged with drugging and raping two women.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/14/2014

(File Photo)

Man Sentenced To Death In 1988 Rape And Murder Of Pregnant OC Woman

A 43-year-old man was sentenced to death Friday in the rape and fatal stabbing of a pregnant newlywed more than 25 years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/07/2014

(credit: LASD)

Twin Brother’s DNA Leads To Man’s Arrest In 2012 Rowland Heights Rape

DNA has led to the arrest of a man for the 2012 sexual assault of a 29-year-old woman in her Rowland Heights apartment, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department said Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/13/2014

(credit: Orange County District Attorney's Office)

Man Charged With Trying To Rape Neighbor And Jogger May Have Attacked Other Women

A man charged with trying to sexually assault his neighbor and attack a woman as she jogged is in custody, and authorities say he may have other victims.

12/23/2013

(credit: CBS)

Report: Occidental Again Underreports Sex Assaults

Occidental College, which previously said it failed to report two dozen sexual assault allegations to federal officials, didn’t disclose an additional 27 sex assault reports last year, according to documents, interviews and a review of two confidential federal complaints against the school by a newspaper.

12/07/2013

(credit: Tustin Police)

Construction Worker Accused Of Kidnapping, Rape In Tustin

A construction worker with “an extensive history of prior arrests” faces charges of rape and kidnapping Thursday in Tustin.

12/05/2013

Artist Jack Armstrong arrives at the Harley Davidson showcase unveiling of "Cosmic Harley" a one of a kind $1,000,000 Harley Davidson designed by artist Jack Armstrong at the Harley Davidson showrooms on October 21, 2010 in Marina del Rey, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

‘Cosmic’ Artist Jack Armstrong Arrested, Accused Of Rape

A Southern California artist faces charges of allegedly raping an unconscious woman in Beverly Hills, police said.

11/25/2013

(credit: CBS)

Man Gets 75 Years To Life For Beating, Raping Prostitutes In Santa Ana

A 24-year-old man who raped three prostitutes, savagely beating two of them, was sentenced Friday to 75 years to life in prison.

11/22/2013

(credit: CBS)

Whittier Family Fights For 3rd Time To Get A Rapist-Killer The Death Penalty

Thirty years ago today, Kimberly Gonzales was raped and murdered — beaten with a beer bottle and stabbed to death.

11/21/2013

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