D.C. Man Freed After 25 Years in Prison for Rape and Killing He Didn't CommitA District of Columbia judge has declared that a 50-year-old man is innocent of a 1982 rape and slaying that put him in prison for 25 years.
Homeland Secretary: Parents Give Immigrant Children Birth Control 'In Case They're Raped Along The Way'Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson warns that some parents of Central American children attempting to cross the U.S. border illegally already know of the risks, noting that some girls are given birth control “in case they’re raped along the way.”
Survey: Rapes Not Investigated at 2 in 5 CollegesA survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases.
Virginia Inmate Pleads Guilty to 1989 Rapes A man serving life sentences for rape has pleaded guilty to raping two women in Arlington in 1989.
Rape Charge Dropped Against Virginia Deputy Prosecutors have agreed to drop a charge of rape against a former sheriff's deputy in Alexandria who was accused of sexually assaulting an inmate.
Police: Woman Raped in Her Woodbridge Apartment Police in Prince William County say they're looking for a man who raped a woman at gunpoint in her Woodbridge apartment as her two children slept.
Alexandria Sheriff's Deputy Charged with Raping InmateAn Alexandria deputy sheriff has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting an inmate at the William G. Truesdale Adult Detention Center.
Police Arrest Man Responsible For Rape on Silver Spring TrailPolice say they have arrested a man they say is responsible for the rape along a trail in Silver Spring, just days after releasing a composite sketch to the public.
Police Release Sketch of Suspect Wanted in Rape on Silver Spring TrailA woman was raped at knife-point while jogging along the Northwest Branch Trail in Silver Spring Monday afternoon, police say.
White House Releases Star-Studded PSA About Rape, Announces New Sexual Assault InitiativesPresident Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden star alongside the likes of Steve Carell and Seth Meyers in a White House public service announcement about sexual assault released Tuesday.
Former Va. Hospital Tech Charged With Raping Patient Police have charged a former hospital technician with raping a 37-year-old patient.
Man Wanted For Rape of Pregnant Woman in Rockville Montgomery County Police are looking for a man wanted for the 2010 rape and robbery of a pregnant woman in Rockville.
Study: 1 In 14 Women Has Been Sexually Assaulted By Someone Other Than PartnerA 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.
Obama Targets Sexual Assaults Against Women On College CampusesPresident Barack Obama is launching an initiative to combat sexual assault, particularly on college campuses, turning the spotlight on a problem that has devastated millions of Americans yet rarely receives such White House attention.
Report: Male Students Use Title IX Discrimination Laws To Fight Campus Sexual Assault ClaimsA series of sexual-assault cases on college campuses have spurred a backlash from accused male students who are now using anti-gender discrimination laws under Title IX to make their case that such accusations are biased against men.