Stories tagged: rape
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
A Spokane man arrested this month in a sting operation targeting child predators had briefly worked as a counselor at Lakeland Village, the state-operated nursing and rehabilitation center in Medical …
Wed., June 27, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
Samantha Ray Mears, 19, faces six charges after police say she forced her ex-boyfriend to have sex with her at machete-point, damaged his property and fled just as they were …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
The Coeur d’Alene Sheriff’s Department arrested a man accused of rape and witness intimidation after he allegedly sexually assaulted a 16-year-old while she was incapacitated and threatened to hurt a …
Sat., June 16, 2018, 10:42 a.m.
A 30-year-old man has been sentenced to over 18 years in prison for raping and assaulting a woman he met on Craigslist.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
A three-month, nationwide law enforcement effort dubbed “Operation Broken Heart” led to the arrests of more than 2,300 people suspected of sexually abusing children and dealing in child pornography, authorities …
Mon., June 11, 2018, 11:20 a.m.
A Garden City man could face kidnapping and rape charges after police say he sexually assaulted a woman Saturday night.
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
As part of his request for a new trial, former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis alleges another officer had sexual contact with the victim the same night he was convicted of …
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 3:56 p.m.
Harvey Weinstein declined Wednesday to testify before the New York grand jury that is weighing whether to indict him on rape and other sex charges, with his lawyers saying there …
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was charged Friday with rape and another sex felony in the first …
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Three men who lived at an apartment complex that made national news in 2003 for harboring sex offenders and wards of the state are now charged with kidnapping a 14-year-old …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
A new sentencing date is set for former Spokane police Sgt. Gordon Ennis, who was convicted in March of raping a fellow police officer.
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
Uber’s ride-hailing service will give its U.S. passengers and drivers more leeway to pursue claims of sexual misconduct, its latest attempt to shed its reputation for brushing aside bad behavior.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Daniel J. West, 47, was charged with first-degree child rape and two counts of second-degree child rape in 2014. He was found guilty of the charges in Marrch.
Thu., April 26, 2018, 11:38 a.m.
Months after reporting the alleged sexual assault to Canadian police — and to her longtime employer, SkyWest Airlines — Morgan said she’s tired of living and working in fear. The …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
A sentencing hearing for former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis – convicted in March of sexually assaulting another officer – was delayed Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
A week after a woman reported she was sexually assaulted at knifepoint, Coeur d’Alene police are asking for help in identifying her attacker.
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
A member of an Oregon outlaw motorcycle gang is facing accusations in Spokane of rape, kidnapping, and showing a young woman videos of him murdering people.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
A homeless man reported he was sexually assaulted by another homeless man in a downtown Starbucks earlier this year.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
A former top staffer at Washington’s Department of Fish and Wildlife has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for raping a co-worker in 2014.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
A jury on Wednesday found Spokane Police Sgt. Gordon Ennis guilty of sexually assaulting another police officer.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis testified in his own defense Tuesday that he did not sexually assault another police officer during a drunken party. He told jurors that the sexual …
Mon., March 5, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
A former Spokane Police officer on trial for sexual assault intends to testify in his own defense Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Former Spokane Police Guild President John Gately will not take the stand in the rape trial against former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis. Speaking through his attorney Mark Vovos, Gatley told …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
How much a woman had to drink was the recurring theme of the first day of testimony in the second-degree rape against former Spokane police Sgt. Gordon Ennis.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:08 a.m.
A Montana teacher has denied a charge she had sex with a male student under the age of 16.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
When Theodore Milam, 54, was released from jail late last year in Spokane County, his DNA was uploaded to a nationwide law enforcement database. On Jan. 31, it found two …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
It’s been eight months since a judge declared a mistrial in the second-degree rape case against former police Sgt. Gordon Ennis. Attorneys are ready to try again.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 1:41 p.m.
A 19-year-old Washington state man police say raped a high school student as she died from a drug overdose and texted semi-nude photos of her saying she was still breathing …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Suspect allegedly texted about overdose, rape and death, then used victim’s thumb to hack iPhone in attempt to cover up crime
A Lynnwood man raped a teenager as she was dying from a drug overdose, then hacked into her cellphone in an attempt to cover up the death, according to police …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
A sex offender accused of raping a Spokane Valley gas station worker in January is now facing additional felony charges.