Stories tagged: rape
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.
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018
Frank Den was the first Chinese man in Spokane County to be drafted into the army.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a man Wednesday accused of raping a minor behind a convenience store in north Spokane.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 12:06 p.m.
A Louisiana man imprisoned for nearly four decades prepared to walk free Tuesday after his conviction in a 1979 rape was thrown out and prosecutors agreed to dismiss the charge.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
After a lengthy investigation, Pullman police say a Washington State University student raped an 18-year-old woman who had passed out during a party at an off-campus fraternity house.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
A jury has found a former top staffer at Washington’s Department of Fish and Wildlife guilty of rape and burglary in connection with the rape of a co-worker in 2014.
Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
A former Seattle journalist who lured women to his apartment under the ruse that he was a female porn recruiter in order to have sex with them has been sentenced …
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
A jury found Milford “Bear” Butcher, 68, guilty of two counts of child rape and six counts of child molestation on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 6:28 a.m.
A Level 3 sex offender accused of raping a Spokane Valley gas station worker is alleged to have done so two days after getting released from Chelan County Jail.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 3:15 p.m.
Six more women have stepped forward to accuse prominent conductor Charles Dutoit of sexually assaulting them in the United States, France and Canada, including a musician who says the maestro …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 11:10 a.m.
A suburban Portland man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for raping a young woman as she walked to work.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 8:02 p.m.
Prosecutors have elected to drop rape and kidnapping charges against all four members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated, ensuring their eventual return to their home country of Poland …
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 9:57 a.m.
The trial is set to begin Tuesday for a former Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife employee accused of raping a coworker in December 2014.
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Recy Taylor, a black Alabama woman whose rape by six white men in 1944 drew national attention, has died. She was 97.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 2:47 p.m.
The rapper Nelly will not face rape charges because the accuser is not cooperating, prosecutors in Washington state said.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
All four members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated have been released from jail.