The Army is investigating sexual abuse allegations against an officer who trains military prosecutors who handle sexual and physical abuse cases, a defense official said Thursday.
Bowing to the Pentagon, the Senate agreed after impassioned debate Thursday to leave the authority to prosecute rapes and other serious crimes with military commanders in a struggle that highlighted the growing role of women in Congress.
A U.S. Army general accused of sexual assault was set to plead guilty to three lesser charges Thursday in a move that his lawyer says will strengthen his position going into trial.
The Senate is heading for a showdown over contentious legislation to curb sexual assaults in the military by taking away the authority of senior commanders to prosecute rapes and other serious offenses.
Police in Prince George’s County are asking for the community’s help in identifying the suspect who sexually assaulted an elderly woman in her Riverdale home on Friday.
A court-martial is set to begin for a U.S. Coast Guardsman accused of sexually assaulting two female Coast Guardsmen.
A juvenile was assaulted and robbed when two men attacked her in Northwest Washington Wednesday, police say.
A recent study that examined data collected from all over the globe has found that one out of every 14 women has been sexually assaulted by someone other than her partner.
A former U.S. Naval Academy football player is scheduled to speak publicly for the first time in a case in which a teammate is accused of sexual assault.
A military judge is ordering the release of unaired portions of interviews CBS and CNN did with a woman at the center of a sexual assault case that involved three U.S. Naval Academy football players.