Sexual assault

Police seek more possible victims of sexual assault suspect in Lower Nob Hill

San Francisco police are seeking the public's assistance to find more potential…

Woman reportedly sexually assaulted on S.F. State campus

An unknown man armed with a sharp object sexually assaulted a woman…

AP Photo/Bob Chamberlin via Los Angeles Times poolCalifornia authorities must turn over former NFL safety Darren Sharper to U.S. Marshals in New Orleans

Feds order Darren Sharper to New Orleans to face sex charges

NEW ORLEANS — California authorities have been ordered to turn former NFL…

AP Photo/Bob Chamberlin via Los Angeles Times poolCalifornia authorities must turn over former NFL safety Darren Sharper to U.S. Marshals in New Orleans

Millbrae police looking for masked creep who assaulted jogger

Police are looking for a masked creep who sexually assaulted a jogger…

Courtesy of SFPDPolice are seeking a man who fits this description.

Police seeking man who attempted to sexually assault 7-year-old in public bathroom

Police said today they are seeking a man suspected of attempting to…

Courtesy of SFPDPolice are seeking a man who fits this description.

South City man accused of sexual assault on minor

A South San Francisco man was arrested last month on charges of…

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.

SFPD working to end rape kit backlog, but several thousand will never be tested

At the end of each performance of Heather Marlowe's one-woman show about…

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.
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeJeremy Flynn Castro

Man in Pacifica sexual assault sentenced to year in County Jail

The Pacifica man who pleaded no contest to felony false imprisonment and…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeJeremy Flynn Castro
AP Photo/Gregory BullStudents watch a public service announcement called

California debates 'yes means yes' sex assault law

College students have heard a similar refrain for years in campaigns to…

AP Photo/Gregory BullStudents watch a public service announcement called
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentDavid Velasquez

Man who attempted to rape Redwood City teacher sentenced to eight years to life in prison

The man who was convicted last year in the attack and attempted…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentDavid Velasquez
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Sergeant accused of sexually assaulting soldiers

A Missouri-based Army drill sergeant has been accused of sexually assaulting 12…

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AP Photo/Jeff ChiuA disabled toilet stall is shown in the boys bathroom where police were investigating reports of a brutal assault of a transgender teen at the Hercules Middle-High School campus in Hercules. However

Transgender student recants sexual assault report

Police say a transgender teen who said he was beaten and sexually…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuA disabled toilet stall is shown in the boys bathroom where police were investigating reports of a brutal assault of a transgender teen at the Hercules Middle-High School campus in Hercules. However
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Attorney: Jameis Winston relieved no charges in sex case

A lawyer for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston says the Heisman hopeful…

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Senate showdown over military sexual assault bill

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

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Eric Risberg/APLarry Pott

Audrie Pott had drawings, names on body morning after assault

SAN JOSE — Awakening in a friend's bedroom after drinking too much…

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Getty ImagesJohn Travolta accused of sexual assault again

Four more men accuse John Travolta of sexual assault

Gawker has obtained documents that show four more men came forward with sexual assault…

Getty ImagesJohn Travolta accused of sexual assault again

Suspect in sexual assaults heads to court

Who: Frederick A. DosierWhat: The 32-year-old San Francisco man who police say…

Oakland sexual assault victim uses cellphone to film suspect

A victim’s quick thinking may be what leads police to find the…