sexual assault

The MSU Student Union (credit: Marisa Fusinski/WWJ)

New MSU Office To Handle Complaints About Sexual Assault, Discrimination

“The issue of sexual assault is rightfully becoming more prominent nationally and on our campus…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2015

Ezra Rodriguez Jr (Booking Photo)

Teen Faces Carjacking, Kidnapping, Rape Charges In Attack On Dearborn Woman

A 17-year-old Detroit boy is facing some very serious charges that could put him behind bars for life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

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Report: Detroit Model In Effort To Clear Rape Kit Backlog

Chronic understaffing and police attitudes toward victims contributed to thousands of rape kits going untested for years in Detroit …

CBS Detroit–04/07/2015

Detroit police are trying to identify this man, wanted for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a woman. (police handout)

Police Search For Man Who Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted Woman In Detroit

Detroit police are hoping the public can help identify a man who attacked an innocent woman on the city’s northwest side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2015

The Union Building on the campus of University of Michigan. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

U-M Police Search For Suspect In Sexual Assault On Campus

Students received an email with reminders about the sexual assault and what to do if they are in that type of situation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2015

Higinio Rivera III (Booking Photo)

Charges Dropped Against Iraq War Veteran Accused Of Raping 10-Year-Old Girl

Prosecutors have dropped charges against a man who authorities earlier said raped and tried to strangle a 10-year-old girl in Eaton County in March 2014.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2015

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Michigan Fighting Claims Of Sexual Abuse By Teens In Prison

Michigan’s prison system is the target of a class-action lawsuit alleging that guards and other workers failed to prevent the sexual assault of male teen inmates who were locked up with adults.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2015

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School Tutor Gets 8-25 Years For Sex With Her Student, 15

Prosecutors say she sent 1,000 text messages declaring her love for the boy to him and her friends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2015

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94-Year-Old Accused Of Sex Assaults At Boy Scouts Camp To Get Competency Exam

The incidents allegedly occurred in 1962, 1968 and 1985.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2014

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94-Year-Old Michigan Man Faces Hearing In Boy Scouts Camp Sexual Assaults

Wyoming authorities are asking Michigan to extradite a 94-year-old man accused of sexual assaults dating back to the 1960s.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

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