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  • Police are looking for the men who terrorized and sexually assaulted a Northeast Philadelphia woman for hours inside her apartment.
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  • Rape suspect behind bars in Camden, NJ
  • A 35-year-old man is behind bars, charged with sexually assaulting a woman last week in Camden.
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  • A man who police say raped a woman at a church in Upper Darby has been taken into custody.
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  • Alexi Nicolai Katsenelinboigen
  • A court hearing was held Wednesday for a Philadelphia man who allegedly called police on himself and admitted to raping a woman at a Montgomery County train station.
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  • DeCoatesworth withdraws guilty plea
  • All charges have been reinstated against Richard DeCoatsworth after he chose to withdraw his guilty plea, paving the way for him to go to trial on charges he drugged and assaulted two alleged prostitutes.
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  • Bosnia's decision to include preventing sexual violence in military training is "groundbreaking."
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  • The former hero cop wants to withdraw his guilty plea and go to trial on charges he drugged and assaulted two alleged prostitutes.
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  • Darren Sharper will return to court on Friday where his attorneys will argue that the former NFL All-Pro safety should be released.
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  • edward kappe
  • Philadelphia police have charged a man with the rape of a 32-year-old woman in Roxborough.
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  • Temple University student Praise Martin-Oguike talks exclusively to Action News about his almost two year ordeal.
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  • A former leader of a suburban Philadelphia youth sports organization charged with repeatedly raping a girl starting when she was 11 has pleaded guilty in the case.
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  • Richard DeCoatsworth pleaded guilty Tuesday to dramatically reduced charges. He's expected to serve jail time.
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  • Two Berks County men are being held on a million dollars bail for the alleged rape of a 14-year-old girl.
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  • Gerardo Cruz-Hernandez
  • Authorities are searching for a child predator who's accused of sexually assaulting a Norristown teen dozens of times.
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  • William Walker
  • A man has been sentenced for raping four mentally disabled women in Philadelphia.
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  • Former NFL star defensive back Darren Sharper has been arrested on suspicion of rape, the Los Angeles Police Department said.
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  • Two Delaware college students who were attacked by serial rapist nearly 8 years ago finally received justice Friday.
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  • Wilmington police have arrested two men on rape charges stemming from an ongoing investigation into possession and distribution of child pornography.
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  • Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says crime in every major category, from murder to car thefts, was down in 2013.
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  • The Special Victims Unit is investigating the rape of a 16-year-old girl in South Philadelphia on Wednesday.
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  • The Action Cam was on the scene as police searched for clues following the rape of a teenager in South Philadelphia Wednesday night.
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  • Roberto Montero
  • A publisher in the Lehigh Valley stands accused of raping a teenaged girl, and now the victim's mother is speaking out.
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  • A British judge has jailed the former lead singer of rock band Lostprophets for 29 years for a string of sexual offenses, including trying to rape a baby.
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  • Police have arrested a custodian for an alleged sexual assault on a female employee at a middle school in Chester County.
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  • The 29-year-old rape victim assaulted by two men in Center City last month is telling her story.
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  • A Berks County man is charged with raping a teenage girl, while the girl's field hockey coach is charged with covering up the crime.
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  • Josh Benson
  • The mother of an 18-year-old who is charged with the alleged rape of several teen girls spoke to Action News.
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  • An Ohio school superintendent and three others were charged Monday with lying or failing to report possible child abuse after an investigation prompted by the rape of a nearly passed-out 16-year-old girl by two high school football players.
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  • A convicted sex offender is under arrest in Delaware on charges of unlawful sex with a 14-year-old girl.
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  • Josh Benson
  • Bensalem Police say extensive media coverage of Josh Benson's arrest has prompted another victim to come forward.
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  • Josh Benson
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  • The intense search continues for the man who attacked a woman just steps away from popular dining and nightlife in Center City.
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  • Josh Benson
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  • Josh Benson
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  • A woman was out enjoying an evening with friends in Center City when she was raped while going to feed her parking meter.
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  • Omar Sharif Cash
  • A Philadelphia jury has imposed the death penalty against a man convicted last week of the execution-style slaying at a car wash.
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  • Woman raped at gunpoint in Camden
  • A 25-year-old woman was reportedly raped while walking down a Camden street Wednesday evening, and authorities say they need the public's help finding her attacker.
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  • A graduate student has been charged with raping an 18-year-old female student at a college in Delaware.
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  • A Pennsylvania high school shop teacher is accused of raping a 16-year-old student at school, and state police say the investigation is continuing because it began with a complaint from another student about unwanted attention from the teacher.
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  • A suburban Philadelphia man could serve more than 30 years in state prison after pleading no contest to raping a 10-year-old girl.
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  • Rape Charges
  • The U.S. Marshals Service says a Kansas man charged with giving a girl drugs and raping her has been caught in Delaware.
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  • Rape reported at Kutztown University
  • Authorities say they have determined reports of a rape at Kutztown University last week to be unfounded.
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  • A Missouri prosecutor who faced intense criticism over a rape case will ask a special prosecutor to decide if new charges should be filed.
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  • A 17-year-old boy has been charged with raping a mentally challenged woman while his 14-year-old brother watched.
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  • Sexual Assault
  • State police say a central Pennsylvania inmate was alone with a female prison worker for 27 minutes even after she blew an emergency whistle requesting help, during which time the inmate raped and choked her.
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  • There is vindication for a former Temple University football player who was accused of rape.
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