Stories tagged: rape
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
A man with a criminal history is being investigated in connection to a half dozen rapes and sexual assaults in the Spokane area, at least four of them dating back …
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
A Michigan State University student is speaking out after suing the school, alleging that three former men’s basketball players raped her in 2015 and that she was discouraged from reporting …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 10:25 p.m.
In an interview with detectives last year, Merlyn R. Schmelzer described how he raped the girl, a relative by marriage, at his cabin near Loon Lake and at a home …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 7:59 a.m.
House committee supports longer statute of limitations to file charges in sexual assault cases.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
The attorney general’s office estimated the Washington State Patrol, which runs the state’s two crime laboratories, will be able to test about 1,150 kits with the grant from the U.S. …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
A 45-year-old man is under investigation for raping and impregnating his girlfriend’s 13-year-old daughter while he was out of jail on a charge of raping a 7-year-old.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Police arrested a man Wednesday on suspicion he attacked and repeatedly raped a Spokane woman he met on a dating website.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 8:27 p.m.
The student told Spokane police she was raped by a male student, whom she knows, at about noon Monday in a first-floor restroom in the school’s gymnasium building, according to …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
A Spokane woman told investigators she may have sent child pornography of family members to more than 100 different people.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 12:01 p.m.
Spokane woman arrested in connection with producing and sharing child pornography depicting family member
A Spokane woman is accused of producing child pornography depicting a family member and sharing it with a man in Los Angeles.
Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 6:36 p.m.
If a man is convicted of a sex crime in Idaho, he likely will get probation. The same goes for women, though the majority of people charged with sex crimes …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 6:53 a.m.
A man convicted of first-degree rape has been sentenced to at least 14 years in prison almost a year and a half after he was arrested for forcing a prostitute …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
After a dramatic, hourlong meeting that recalled events from nearly seven decades ago, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and the state’s three-member Cabinet granted posthumous pardons Friday to four African-American men …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019
A mom and her two sons were killed in a fire and a third son was critically injured in a house fire in Colville.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 6 p.m.
A Lewiston man who reportedly raped an unconscious woman and posted a video of the incident online was sentenced Thursday to five years of probation.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
University of Idaho football player Kyree L. Curington is accused of raping another student in a residence hall.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
University of Idaho football player Kyree Curington was arrested Saturday afternoon and faces a charge of rape, according to the Latah County Jail roster.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
A north Spokane man charged with the rape and imprisonment of a woman he met on a dating site has been found not guilty.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
The planned investigation of a legislator accused of a 2007 rape during his re-election campaign was dropped Tuesday amid partisan recriminations.
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
A Spokane County jury convicted a man of first-degree rape on Tuesday, more than a year after he was arrested for soliciting a prostitute and forcing her to perform oral …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 12:39 p.m.
A Senate committee on Thursday approved a bipartisan recommendation for an outside investigation into a rape allegation made against state Sen. Joe Fain.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
A transient man who allegedly attacked and raped a woman who was walking to her mother’s residence in February 2017 made a first appearance Thursday in Clark County Superior Court.
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Whitman County Prosecutor Denis Tracy stood by his office’s decision not to prosecute a former Washington State University fraternity member accused of second-degree rape during an interview this week with …
Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
A 23-year-old former Washington State University student has been charged with two counts of second-degree rape after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman during a 2017 party on College Hill.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 1:54 p.m.
Spokane police say a 51-year-old man broke into a home in the Logan Neighborhood on Saturday night, robbed a Gonzaga University student at knifepoint and demanded that she take off …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 2 p.m.
Woman crashed Mormon Church service and accused former leader of raping her in 1984. He has denied it.
Sunday was supposed to be a day of fasting and testimony at the church, and McKenna Denson strode up to the pulpit like any other member of the congregation. She …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
Idaho is reviewing its program for temporarily releasing prison inmates to help fight wildfires after an inmate was charged with raping a woman working at a remote Utah firefighting base …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
An Idaho prisoner sent to help fight a wildfire in Utah raped a woman who also was working to support firefighters, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Jitesh Bhogal is accused of the slaying of a 31-year-old woman who was found in her third-floor apartment bedroom late that day by her ex-boyfriend after their 9-year-old son said …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
An assistant football coach at Ferris High School was arrested early Friday morning under suspicion of child rape.