sexual assault

Chief Inspector Carl Holmes
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 16, 2020 - 7:36 pm
A judge has recused herself from presiding over the preliminary hearing for Carl Holmes, the former police chief inspector accused of sexual assault. Read more here.
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Matthew Aimers
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
January 16, 2020 - 5:21 pm
A New Jersey man has pleaded guilty in Bucks County to charges for exposing himself to a waitress and then instigating a fight at his own wedding reception. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police officer Novice Sloan faces sexual assault, indecent assault and simple assault charges.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 16, 2020 - 10:34 am
A judge dismissed rape charges against former Philadelphia police officer Novice Sloan at a preliminary hearing Thursday morning for lack of evidence in the case. Sloan was accused of raping at least one woman and recording it on video. Sloan still faces a child pornography charge. Read more here.
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, file
AP News
January 10, 2020 - 11:53 am
Video footage of the area around Jeffrey Epstein's jail cell on a day he survived an apparent suicide attempt “no longer exists,” federal prosecutors told a judge Thursday. Read more here.
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In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo, Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse, in Norristown, Pa.
Matt Slocum/AP
AP News
January 10, 2020 - 10:58 am
Comedian Bill Cosby filed an appeal Thursday of a court decision last month that upheld his conviction for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home.
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Christian Willman
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 07, 2020 - 1:49 pm
A former teacher and girls soccer coach at a Bucks County high school will spend up to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to having inappropriate relationships with students. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein arrives to court for the start of jury selection in his sexual assault trial Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in New York.
Seth Wenig/AP Photo
AP News
January 07, 2020 - 12:06 pm
The judge at Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial ordered jury selection to begin as scheduled Tuesday, rejecting a defense request for a "cooling-off period" after prosecutors in Los Angeles brought new charges against him. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Mary Altaffer/AP
AP News
January 06, 2020 - 1:59 pm
Harvey Weinstein has been indicted on new sex crime charges in Los Angeles, just as his trial on separate rape and sexual assault charges in New York was poised to get underway, prosecutors announced Monday. Read more here.
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According to a criminal complaint, a woman escaped the home of Curtis Fish through a window after being held captive.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
January 02, 2020 - 1:10 pm
A Bucks County man is facing rape and other charges after a woman he's accused of holding captive escaped out a window and ran for help. Read more here.
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R. Kelly
Amr Alfiky/AP, file
AP News
December 30, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Few TV documentary series can boast having a more powerful real world impact than “Surviving R. Kelly.” Read more here.
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