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Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Upper West Side Teacher's Aide Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

Hany Abdalla, 35, was charged with making a sexual comment to a student at P.S. 84 elementary school.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Man Charged With Fondling 11-Year-Old Girl at Dunkin' Donuts

Kerry Abrams was charged with sexual abuse after cops said he groped a girl at a Gramercy Dunkin' Donuts.

Crown Heights & Prospect Heights »

Brooklyn Gym Teacher Arrested for Sexual Abuse

DOE employee Esran Boothe, 49, was arrested in Brooklyn on sex abuse charges Tuesday.  

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Hell's Kitchen High School Teacher Charged with Sex Abuse

Darryl Lynch, 55, was accused of touching a 14-year-old girl at the HS of Graphic Communication Arts.

South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens & Rosedale »

Queens Teacher's Aide Arrested for Sexually Abusing Six Girls

Brett Picou, 30, a teacher's aide at P.S. 52, was charged with sex abuse on Feb. 23, 2012.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

Queens Teacher Arrested for Alleged Sex Abuse at P.S. 174

Wilbert Cortez, 49, was arrested for allegeldy abusing two students at P.S. 174 in Rego Park.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

P.S. 87 School Aide Gregory Atkins Indicted in Child Sex Abuse Case

Gregory Atkins, 56, has been indicted on charges he sexually abused a student at P.S. 87.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

After PS 87 Scandal, Experts Give Tips on Talking to Kids About Sex Abuse

Parents who want to rehearse talking to their kids about sexual abuse can call Stop It Now's helpline.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

P.S. 87 Parents Confront Walcott After Teacher's Aide Accused of Sex Abuse

Parents demanded answers on how Gregory Atkins was hired even after being investigated in the past.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

School Aide Gregory Atkins Allegedly Sexually Abused 8-Year-Old at P.S. 87

Gregory Atkins, 56, was arraigned Saturday on sex abuse charges after allegedly touching a boy at PS 87.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

P.S. 87 Teacher's Aide Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

Gregory Atkins was arrested on a sex abuse charge. He had also been investigated in 2006.

Midtown & Theater District »

W Hotel Sex Abuse Suspects from Sweden Appear in Court

Niklas Adalberth and Jens Saltin, of Sweden, were charged with sexually abusing a woman at the W Hotel.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Man Charged with Trying to Rape Woman in East Village Apartment

Anthony Griggs allegedly tried to rape a woman inside her East Seventh St. apartment.

Harlem »

Groping Suspect Shot in Subway Tried to 'Body Slam' Cop onto Tracks

Jacob Sanford, 22, of The Bronx, was shot Friday at the 125th Street station in a struggle with a cop.

Downtown »

Women's Safety Tent Set Up in Zuccotti Park

Occupy Wall Street set up a safe tent for women in the wake of sexual assault allegations in Zuccotti Park complaints about women feeling unsafe.