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Upper West Side »

Ex-Boyfriend Sexually Assaults Woman on UWS, Police Say

The woman was attacked on Broadway at 96th Street Wednesday, police said.

Washington Heights »

6-Foot-9 Rapist Arrested After Washington Heights Attack, Police Say

Jean Rodriguez was arrested Thursday after following a woman and attacking her in her home, police said.

Ridgewood »

Passerby Scares Off Men Who Tried to Rape Teen Girl, Police Say

Two men tried to rape an 18-year-old girl, but were scared off by a good Samaritan, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Woman Sexually Assaulted and Threatened With Scissors, Police Say

Police are looking for a man they say attacked a woman in the Ralph Avenue subway station.

Edenwald »

Serial Groper Targeting Girls as Young as 12, Police Say

One man is suspected of groping nine girls between the ages of 12 and 21 in the north Bronx.

Elmhurst »

Woman Fights Off Would-Be Rapist in Elmhurst, NYPD Says

The suspect allegedly punched the victim and tried to sexually attack her on 71st Street and 41st Ave.

Astoria »

Convicted Sex Offender Charged With Attacking Woman in Astoria Elevator

Elvis McKenzie, 27, is accused of attacking and attempting to sexually assault the 53-year-old victim.

Astoria »

Convicted Sex Offender Attacks Woman in Elevator, Police Say

Elvis McKenzie tried to sexually assault a woman, 53, in her Astoria apartment building, police said.

Forest Hills »

Man Sexually Assaults Woman in Her Apartment Building, NYPD Says

A man attacked a woman in her Forest Hills building Tuesday, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Arrested for Gunpoint Sexual Assault, Police Say

Elijah Lofton, 19, dragged a woman between two cars and sexually assaulted her at gunpoint, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

New Video Shows Bed-Stuy Sexual Assault Suspect, Police Say

Police are looking for a man they say attacked a 22-year-old woman at gunpoint.

Upper West Side »

Columbia Rape Crisis Center to Operate 24/7

Columbia is also adding another rape crisis center amid criticism over its handling of sexual assaults.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Cab Driver Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Raping Passenger

Gurmeet Singh raped a woman he picked up in Williamsburg in 2011 after she fell asleep in his cab.

Morrisania »

Connecticut Teen Arrested for Sexual Assault and Robbery in The Bronx: NYPD

Moises Granados, of New Haven, has been arrested in connection with the case.