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#Sexual Assault

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Jurors in Paul Gascoigne sexual assault trial shown photos of him kissing
# Paul Gascoigne
# Paul Gascoigne

Jurors in Paul Gascoigne sexual assault trial shown photos of him kissing

Oct 15th 2019, 5:26 PM 27,634 Views 0 Comments

The former England football star momentarily wept in the witness box today.

Two Italian men found guilty of raping woman in Soho nightclub
# London
# London

Two Italian men found guilty of raping woman in Soho nightclub

Oct 15th 2019, 2:49 PM 30,333 Views 0 Comments

The victim was taken to hospital where she required surgery following the attack.

# sexual-assault - Monday 14 October, 2019

'You took the happy, young girl I used to be': Woman addresses foster father guilty of rape
# Victim Impact
# Victim Impact

'You took the happy, young girl I used to be': Woman addresses foster father guilty of rape

Oct 14th 2019, 10:26 PM 39,712 Views 0 Comments

The man will be sentenced on 13 November.

# sexual-assault - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Young woman dragged into laneway and sexually assaulted in Omagh
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

Young woman dragged into laneway and sexually assaulted in Omagh

Oct 13th 2019, 3:24 PM 23,031 Views 1 Comment

The woman has been left “deeply traumatised” by the attack.

Gardaí investigating prominent Irish sportsman over alleged sexual assault in Dublin
# Drimnagh
# Drimnagh

Gardaí investigating prominent Irish sportsman over alleged sexual assault in Dublin

Oct 13th 2019, 1:27 PM 129,962 Views 0 Comments

The alleged sexual assault happened at 9pm on Friday night in Drimnagh.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Prominent entertainer pleads not guilty to sexual assault
# Courts
# Courts

Prominent entertainer pleads not guilty to sexual assault

Oct 9th 2019, 4:10 PM 52,908 Views 0 Comments

Eight national news organisations have asked the court to set aside a restriction banning the publication of the celebrity’s name.

# sexual-assault - Monday 7 October, 2019

Pensioner (80s) sent for trial on sexual assault charges
# Courts
# Courts

Pensioner (80s) sent for trial on sexual assault charges

Oct 7th 2019, 3:46 PM 22,290 Views 0 Comments

The offences allegedly occurred over a 12-month period between 2012 and 2013.

# sexual-assault - Monday 16 September, 2019

Teenager who claims she was sexually assaulted brings court action aimed at getting safe place to reside
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Teenager who claims she was sexually assaulted brings court action aimed at getting safe place to reside

Sep 16th 2019, 8:30 PM 25,916 Views 0 Comments

The girl has been the subject of interim care orders and had been placed in foster homes.

# sexual-assault - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Three arrested on suspicion of rape after woman assaulted by a number of men in Down
# Newtownards
# Newtownards

Three arrested on suspicion of rape after woman assaulted by a number of men in Down

Updated Sep 15th 2019, 1:15 PM 30,302 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred this morning in Newtownards.

# sexual-assault - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'Passing out is very, very common': 55% jump in referrals to G detox clinic amid growing sexual assault fears
# Chemsex
# Chemsex

'Passing out is very, very common': 55% jump in referrals to G detox clinic amid growing sexual assault fears

Sep 14th 2019, 9:00 PM 65,073 Views 41 Comments

Chemsex is becoming more common in Ireland, leading to concerns about health risks and an increase in sexual assaults.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Man to appear in court after being caught with weapon at Electric Picnic
# Laois
# Laois

Man to appear in court after being caught with weapon at Electric Picnic

Sep 3rd 2019, 10:48 AM 25,368 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested at a car park at the festival over the weekend.

# sexual-assault - Monday 2 September, 2019

Gardaí urge man who made anonymous call about serious sexual assault in Cork to come forward
# Ballyphehane
# Ballyphehane

Gardaí urge man who made anonymous call about serious sexual assault in Cork to come forward

Sep 2nd 2019, 11:18 AM 27,693 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened in Ballyphehane on 24 August.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Gardaí investigating alleged serious sexual assault in Cork
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Gardaí investigating alleged serious sexual assault in Cork

Aug 28th 2019, 4:48 PM 18,558 Views 10 Comments

The alleged incident happened last weekend.

# sexual-assault - Friday 16 August, 2019

Police praise locals who came to aid of woman allegedly sexually assaulted in Co Armagh
# Newtownhamilton
# Newtownhamilton

Police praise locals who came to aid of woman allegedly sexually assaulted in Co Armagh

Aug 16th 2019, 3:58 PM 20,347 Views 9 Comments

A 38-year-old man has since been arrested on suspicion of rape and threats to kill.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Gardaí investigating alleged sexual assault in Cork city centre overnight
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí investigating alleged sexual assault in Cork city centre overnight

Aug 15th 2019, 1:04 PM 19,206 Views 22 Comments

The scene has been preserved.

# sexual-assault - Monday 12 August, 2019

Gardaí issue appeal for man who is understood to have come to females' aid in alleged Courtown incident
# Courtown
# Courtown

Gardaí issue appeal for man who is understood to have come to females' aid in alleged Courtown incident

Aug 12th 2019, 7:14 PM 35,890 Views 0 Comments

The alleged incident happened at around 12.15am on 28 July in the Burrow area of Courtown Harbour, Gorey.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Ryder Cup winner Olesen charged with sexual assault on London-bound flight
# Legal Proceedings
From The42
# Legal Proceedings

Ryder Cup winner Olesen charged with sexual assault on London-bound flight

Aug 7th 2019, 3:00 PM 45,586 Views 0 Comments

The Danish golfer has been suspended by the European Tour, and will appear in court on 21 August.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Gardaí continue to appeal for information over alleged sexual assault in Co Wexford
# Courtown
# Courtown

Gardaí continue to appeal for information over alleged sexual assault in Co Wexford

Aug 1st 2019, 4:43 PM 21,437 Views 61 Comments

Investigating gardaí have thanked those who have already come forward.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Gardaí investigating report of sexual assault in early hours of Sunday morning in Courtown, Wexford
# Courtown Harbour
# Courtown Harbour

Gardaí investigating report of sexual assault in early hours of Sunday morning in Courtown, Wexford

Jul 30th 2019, 6:35 PM 32,267 Views 20 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have information to come forward.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Man who stood over injured woman (64) while masturbating and laughing given suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Man who stood over injured woman (64) while masturbating and laughing given suspended sentence

Jul 24th 2019, 10:38 PM 86,793 Views 90 Comments

Maximilian Lang-Orsini (24) of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to sexual assault.

# sexual-assault - Monday 22 July, 2019

Tory MP charged with three counts of sexual assault against two women
# Charlie Elphicke
# Charlie Elphicke

Tory MP charged with three counts of sexual assault against two women

Jul 22nd 2019, 12:01 PM 17,365 Views 0 Comments

Elphicke is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on 6 September.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Limerick man (70) returned for trial over alleged sex assault on 12-year-old in Dunnes toilet
# Sent For Trial
# Sent For Trial

Limerick man (70) returned for trial over alleged sex assault on 12-year-old in Dunnes toilet

Jul 17th 2019, 6:59 PM 29,069 Views 0 Comments

In response to arrest, charge and caution, the man replied “not guilty”.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Sentencing of man who abused boy (13) delayed over confusion on whether he accepts guilt
# Courts
# Courts

Sentencing of man who abused boy (13) delayed over confusion on whether he accepts guilt

Jul 16th 2019, 7:45 AM 25,911 Views 0 Comments

Leddy had pleaded not guilty but was convicted on all counts by majority verdict.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Kevin Spacey could avoid trial for sexual assault after accuser declines to testify
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Kevin Spacey could avoid trial for sexual assault after accuser declines to testify

Jul 9th 2019, 7:24 AM 29,133 Views 54 Comments

The actor was charged with indecent assault and battery in January.

# sexual-assault - Friday 28 June, 2019

The Explainer: How Patrick Nevin was found guilty in the 'Tinder rape case'
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How Patrick Nevin was found guilty in the 'Tinder rape case'

Jun 28th 2019, 9:00 AM 19,039 Views 12 Comments

We look at the Patrick Nevin court case which saw him being found guilty of raping one woman and sexually assaulting another.

# sexual-assault - Monday 24 June, 2019

More people coming forward to gardaí as reporting of sex offences increases by over 54%
# CSO
# CSO

More people coming forward to gardaí as reporting of sex offences increases by over 54%

Updated Jun 24th 2019, 6:08 PM 14,239 Views 25 Comments

That’s according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO).

Man who was sentenced in his absence for rape and sexual assault of boy is jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man who was sentenced in his absence for rape and sexual assault of boy is jailed

Jun 24th 2019, 4:11 PM 17,710 Views 16 Comments

Anthony Moynihan was jailed today after he was brought into court following the execution of a warrant.

'I was convinced he would kill me': How Patrick Nevin used Tinder to lure the women he sexually assaulted
# Courts
# Courts

'I was convinced he would kill me': How Patrick Nevin used Tinder to lure the women he sexually assaulted

Jun 24th 2019, 3:44 PM 19,973 Views 15 Comments

The 37-year-old received a 12-year sentence today.

Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 12 years for attacking women he met on Tinder
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 12 years for attacking women he met on Tinder

Jun 24th 2019, 12:20 PM 63,865 Views 52 Comments

He is already serving a five-and-a-half-year sentence for the sexual assault of another woman he met via the dating app.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Father given suspended sentence after assaulting childcare worker while dropping son at creche
# Courts
# Courts

Father given suspended sentence after assaulting childcare worker while dropping son at creche

Jun 12th 2019, 6:59 PM 45,122 Views 12 Comments

The 30-year-old married man pleaded not guilty to the sexual assault on a date last year.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 30 May, 2019

R Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related crimes
# Chicago
# Chicago

R Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related crimes

May 30th 2019, 9:33 PM 18,658 Views 0 Comments

Some charges carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison, making them the most serious against him.

# sexual-assault - Monday 13 May, 2019

Patrick Nevin to be sentenced next month over attacks on women he met on Tinder
# Courts
# Courts

Patrick Nevin to be sentenced next month over attacks on women he met on Tinder

May 13th 2019, 8:03 PM 19,293 Views 0 Comments

The computer programmer is already serving a five and a half year sentence for the sexual assault of a woman he also met on Tinder.

Man who raped woman at gaming convention loses appeal against length of sentence
# Appeal
# Appeal

Man who raped woman at gaming convention loses appeal against length of sentence

May 13th 2019, 5:17 PM 33,684 Views 16 Comments

Dominique Meehan said she has not been able to work since the attack.

# sexual-assault - Friday 10 May, 2019

Grocer who sexually assaulted employees aged between 13 and 23 given thirteen-year sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Grocer who sexually assaulted employees aged between 13 and 23 given thirteen-year sentence

May 10th 2019, 8:15 PM 50,273 Views 23 Comments

The judge imposed consecutive sentences on Joseph McGrane, citing his moral culpability in the assaults.

# sexual-assault - Monday 29 April, 2019

UK police forces to ask rape victims to hand in mobile phones for investigation
# Digital Privacy
# Digital Privacy

UK police forces to ask rape victims to hand in mobile phones for investigation

Apr 29th 2019, 12:39 PM 20,807 Views 46 Comments

Concerns have been raised by victims groups about new consent forms.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Gardaí investigating after prisoner claims he was sexually assaulted by other inmates
# Rathmore Road
# Rathmore Road

Gardaí investigating after prisoner claims he was sexually assaulted by other inmates

Apr 18th 2019, 10:05 PM 27,859 Views 0 Comments

The alleged assault occurred last week at the prison on Rathmore Road.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Gardaí clarify that taxi driver who sexually assaulted 3 women has had licence revoked
# Courts
# Courts

Gardaí clarify that taxi driver who sexually assaulted 3 women has had licence revoked

Updated Apr 11th 2019, 8:04 PM 36,104 Views 0 Comments

Mansoor Uddin yesterday pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to sexual assault on 30 January 2016.

# sexual-assault - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Taxi driver not allowed female passengers in front seat while on bail for sexual assault
# Courts
# Courts

Taxi driver not allowed female passengers in front seat while on bail for sexual assault

Apr 10th 2019, 4:37 PM 27,232 Views 0 Comments

The case was adjourned to allow for the preparation of a psychological report.

# sexual-assault - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Harris concerned over 'spike' in presentations to sexual assault treatment units during Freshers' week
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

Harris concerned over 'spike' in presentations to sexual assault treatment units during Freshers' week

Mar 28th 2019, 4:02 PM 10,654 Views 25 Comments

Simon Harris says presentations to sexual assault treatment units are increasing.

# sexual-assault - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Alleged IRA man goes on trial accused of raping two teenage boys in republican safehouse
# Court
# Court

Alleged IRA man goes on trial accused of raping two teenage boys in republican safehouse

Mar 19th 2019, 7:09 PM 32,035 Views 0 Comments

The man (45) has pleaded not guilty at the Central Criminal Court.