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Morningside Heights »

Columbia Students Sue University Over Treatment of Sexual Assault Victims

Students say the university regularly brushes sexual assault cases under the rug, violating the law.

East Village »

Man Sexually Assaults Woman in Her East Village Apartment, Police Say

The 32-year-old victim woke up to find the suspect standing on her bed, police said.

Concourse »

Teen Girl Groped on 4 Train, Police Say

A girl was groped on the subway until she fled at 161st Street-Yankee Stadium, police said.

Chinatown »

Man Sexually Assaults Woman in Her Chinatown Apartment, Police Say

Hua Qin Ye, 28, knocked on the victim's door and then attacked her in her bedroom, police said.

Astoria »

Woman Fights Off Would-Be Rapist in Astoria, Police Say

A woman fought off a man who attacked her on 30th Avenue in Astoria, police said.

Inwood »

NYPD Officer Guilty of Raping Teacher Appeals 75-Year Sentence

Michael Pena's lawyer said mobsters, terrorists and serial killers get less time in prison than he did.

South Jamaica »

Man Stole Car and Tried to Sexually Assault Sleeping Teen Passenger: NYPD

Kapri Dickson, 23, stole an SUV then tried to sexually assault a 13-year-old girl inside, police said.

East Harlem »

Woman Fends Off Would-Be Rapist in East Harlem, Police Say

A woman fought off a man who tried to rape her in East Harlem Sunday morning, the NYPD said.

East Village »

Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her East Village Apartment, Police Say

A man forced his way into a woman's East Seventh Street apartment early Monday, police said.

Central Harlem »

Man Flees After Trying to Rape Woman on Subway, Police Say

A man attacked a woman on the 3 train in Harlem, police said.

Gramercy »

Woman Was Sexually Assaulted by Man Who Found Her Lost Wallet, Sources Say

A man returning a woman's lost wallet sexually assaulted her inside her apartment, sources said.

Flushing »

Man Sexually Assaults and Burns Woman Near Kissena Park: NYPD

Wu Lin, 35, allegedly attacked a woman inside a car near Kissena Park Wednesday night, police said.

East Harlem »

Man Arrested for Raping Woman in Central Park, Police Say

Omar Hoist, 32, dragged a woman into a grassy area of Central Park and raped her, police said.

East Harlem »

Woman Raped by Man She Accompanied to Central Park, Police Say

A woman was raped by a man in Central Park at 3:30 a.m. Sunday, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Hunt For Village Rapist Continues as DNA Clears First Suspect, Sources Say

A man who raped a woman in a Village massage parlor in 2012 remains at large, police said.

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