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NBC News – Larry Nassar Attacked in Prison

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Questions a Spousal Rape Survivor May Have

Many people think that rape cases only involve strangers, but in reality, a high number of rape crimes occur between people who know each other – including two people in a romantic relationship or marriage. Rape is still a nonconsensual sexual act that can lead to both criminal charges and civil liability for the accused…. read more

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Examples of Juvenile Sexual Assault & What Victims Can Do

Not all sex offenders are adults. Juvenile sexual assault cases involve peer-against-peer sexual assault or a juvenile assaulting a younger child. A child who has suffered sexual assault or abuse by a juvenile can receive justice through both the criminal justice system and the civil courts. If you are a victim of juvenile sexual assault… read more

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Former Orange County youth basketball coach Carlos Francisco Juarez convicted of sexually assaulting 4 former players

Former youth basketball coach Carlos Francisco Juarez has been convicted of sexually assaulting four young female athletes, after also being accused at trial of grooming and exploiting two others, while he was involved with a variety of Orange County club and high school teams. He faces up to 150 years to life in prison, according… read more

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East LA first grade teacher Martin Reyes charged with sexually assaulting 6 girls

Martin Reyes Jr., 29, a first grade teacher at Sunrise Elementary School in East Los Angeles, has been charged with sexually assaulting six female students according to the Los Angeles District Attorney Reyes Jr. is facing 10 counts of lewd act on a child under the age of 14, according to the District Attorney’s Office…. read more

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Riverside Youth Soccer Coach Jordan Russell Cohen Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting Children

A youth soccer coach who sexually assaulted a female player and another girl in Riverside pleaded guilty to multiple felony charges. Jordan Russell Cohen, 29, of Riverside admitted five counts of lewd acts on a child and four counts of sexual penetration with a foreign object in a plea that was entered directly to Riverside… read more

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Taylor Dean Risner of Granada Hills Accused Of Child Sex Crimes Arrested In Orange County

A Southern California man with a history of working with children was arrested in Orange County in connection with a child exploitation case. 20-year-old Taylor Dean Risner, of Granada Hills, was arrested in June after Los Alamitos Police officers received a call regarding the welfare check of a missing girl from Burlington County in the… read more

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Medical director Rachandeep Singh accused of sexual assault at Carmichael facility

Dr. Rachandeep Singh, a medical director overseeing facilities in Carmichael and the San Joaquin County areas, was arrested on suspicion of felony sexual battery. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office said the arrest was connected to an April 26 report of a sexual assault at River Pointe Post-Acute Facility in Carmichael. According to deputies, an employee… read more

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How Real Estate Agencies Can Prevent Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual harassment can pervade any workplace and industry. Real estate agents, however, face unique risks, such as being alone with a prospective buyer in a vacant house. In addition, agents could suffer sexual harassment and discrimination from their coworkers in the office. Real estate agencies have a responsibility to take reasonable steps to prevent workplace… read more

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Police Sexual Abuse and Its Effects on Trust in Law Enforcement

Public mistrust of the police is reaching a peak in the wake of racially charged incidents such as those involving George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. The crimes of police sexual abuse, violence and misconduct are contributing to overall feelings of mistrust against law enforcement. When a police officer takes advantage of his or her position… read more

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