Rape

Ben Flajnik, left, of "The Bachelor," is appearing on "Who Wants to Be A Millionaire?" with host Chris Harrison this week. (Courtesy photo)

Scoop: Evan Rachel Wood: People can no longer stay silent about rape

Evan Rachel Wood has taken to social media to tell the world…

 

Major crimes continue to decline citywide, except for homicides

Major crimes continue to decline citywide, except for homicides

Most violent and property crimes — excluding homicides — continued on a…

 

In this June 2, 2016 photo, Brock Turner, 20, right, makes his way into the Santa Clara Superior Courthouse in Palo Alto. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group via AP)

Dad of ex-Stanford swimmer says son has paid price for rape

PALO ALTO — The father of a former Stanford University swimmer who…

 

San Francisco Police Officer Jason Lai (Courtesy SFPD)

SFPD officer arrested in connection to sexual assault probe

A San Francisco police officer who was under investigation for an alleged…

San Francisco Police Officer Jason Lai (Courtesy SFPD)

Woman sues S.F. for failing to investigate her 2010 rape and never testing rape kit

A rape victim is suing The City and the San Francisco Police…

Police released this sketch of a suspect in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old boy at the Western Addition San Francisco Public Library. (Courtesy SFPD)

Suspect sexually assaults juvenile in SF library bathroom

A man allegedly kissed a six-year-old boy on the cheek and touched…

Police released this sketch of a suspect in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old boy at the Western Addition San Francisco Public Library. (Courtesy SFPD)
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) passes as San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks (55) applies pressure during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, on Aug. 23 (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Tomsula: LB Brooks won’t return to 49ers practice this week

Outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks will not practice this coming week with the…

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) passes as San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks (55) applies pressure during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, on Aug. 23 (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SF police pledge to clear 400-plus rape kits from before 2003

All of San Francisco’s untested rape kits have been counted and will…

Attorneys give closing arguments in SF stabbing homicide involving roommates

The trial of a man accused of stabbing his roommate to death…

AP Photo/Saurabh Das

India woman sues Uber after reporting driver raped her

A woman who says an Uber driver raped her in New Dehli,…

AP Photo/Saurabh Das
Erica Marquez/special to the s.f. examinerActivist Heather Marlowe has been credited by Police Chief Greg Suhr for pushing the department to end its rape kit backlog.

SF police clear 10-year rape test kit backlog

A decadelong backlog of rape kits -- used to test for sexual…

Erica Marquez/special to the s.f. examinerActivist Heather Marlowe has been credited by Police Chief Greg Suhr for pushing the department to end its rape kit backlog.
Matt Rourke/AP file photoBill Cosby has never been charged in connection with any of the rape allegations against him; Former Pennsylvania prosecutor Bruce L. Castor Jr.

NBC dumps Cosby show as Janice Dickinson adds to rape allegations

NBC has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development and…

Matt Rourke/AP file photoBill Cosby has never been charged in connection with any of the rape allegations against him; Former Pennsylvania prosecutor Bruce L. Castor Jr.
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeBoris Chavez

South City man arrested in robbery in March now a suspect in two 2001 sexual assaults

A South San Francisco suspect in a March robbery is now facing…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeBoris Chavez
courtesy youtube user githubDana McCallum

Transgender people most often victims of sexual assault, despite recent charges against SF woman

The case of Dana McCallum, a transgender- and women’s-rights advocate who is…

courtesy youtube user githubDana McCallum
courtesy youtube user githubDana McCallum

Transgender, women’s rights advocate and prominent Twitter engineer charged with rape

A prominent advocate for transgender and women's rights in the tech world…

courtesy youtube user githubDana McCallum
AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

Senate showdown over military sexual assault bill

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has secured public support from nearly half the Senate,…

AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

California Senate votes to end loophole in old rape law

The state Senate unanimously approved a bill on Thursday that would close…

Keith Srakocicl/APMa'lik Richmond

2 Ohio high school football players convicted of raping girl

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two members of Steubenville's celebrated high school football…

Keith Srakocicl/APMa'lik Richmond
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Closing arguments given in Mission rape trial

Frederick Dozier Jr. is a “monster” who should be found guilty of…

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Courtesy PhotoFredrick Dozier admits to seeing the three women he's accused of raping on the days the incidents happened

Ghastly details emerge during beginning of trial for Mission District serial rapist

Faced with what appears to be a mountain of evidence implicating him…

Courtesy PhotoFredrick Dozier admits to seeing the three women he's accused of raping on the days the incidents happened