Sexual Assault

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Young Entrepreneur Credited With Inventing Unique Safeguard Against Sexual Assault

A young entrepreneur is being honored Tuesday in Beverly Hills for finding a new way to protect women against sexual assault.

06/16/2015

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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

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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

Leslie Dittert, 57, of Glendale is accused of sexually assaulting a male minor at the Rose Bowl Aquatic Center. (credit: Pasadena Police)

57-Year-Old Glendale Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Male Minor At Rose Bowl Aquatic Center

Authorities identified the man as Leslie Dittert. He was booked at the Pasadena Jail.

05/21/2015

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Prosecutors Decline To Charge Venice High School Students Accused In Sexual Assault Case

No charges will be filed against a group of Venice High School students who had been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, prosecutors said Wednesday.

05/20/2015

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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

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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

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Man Poses As Police Officer To Rape Teen Girl In Lancaster, Authorities Say

A 41-year-old man accused of posing as a police officer was charged Monday with kidnapping and raping a 15-year-old girl as she walked home from school.

05/11/2015

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Man Wanted In Sexual Assault Of Woman In Wheelchair At Fontana Metrolink Station

Police searched Monday for a man who sexually assaulted a woman in a wheelchair at the Fontana Metrolink station.

05/11/2015

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Torrance Man Charged In Kidnapping, Sexual Assault Of 2-Year-Old Girl

A 36-year-old man remained in custody Thursday on suspicion of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 2-year-old girl.

04/23/2015

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Gardena Police Announce Arrest In Connection With Sexual Assault, Kidnapping Of 2-Year-Old Girl

Gardena Police announced the arrest of a Torrance man in connection with the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 2-year-old child.

04/22/2015

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Police Seek Additional Victims Of Massage Therapist Accused Of Sexual Assault

A 45-year-old massage therapist arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting numerous massage clients may have more victims, police said Monday.

04/20/2015

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Residents ‘Take Back The Night’ Day After Attempted Rape In Boyle Heights

A Los Angeles community joined together Sunday night to raise awareness about gender-based violent crimes just a day after a woman in their neighborhood fought off a would-be rapist.

04/19/2015

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Volunteer Football Coach At Franklin High School Suspected Of Sexual Assault

A volunteer coach at a Los Angeles high school is in custody Friday on suspicion of sexually assaulting current and former students.

04/17/2015

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