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Crime victim service providers get more than $37 million in grants

Justice and Public Safety Cabinet awards 133 programs through Victims of Crime Act

Sexual assault reported on Morehead State campus

The female student told campus police she was sexually assaulted in the Alumni Tower elevator.

Knox County man accused of kidnapping, sexually assaulting child

State Police in Knox County say a man kidnapped a 12-year-old girl while she was riding her bike and sexually assaulted her.

Former Bath County Deputy Sheriff indicted for sexual crimes against a minor

A Bath County Grand Jury indicted a former deputy sheriff for sexual crimes against a minor.

Harvey Weinstein found guilty in landmark #MeToo movement

Harvey Weinstein has been convicted at his New York City sexual assault trial.

Boy Scouts of America files for bankruptcy

The Boy Scouts of America has filed for bankruptcy. The youth organization filed a court document in Delaware bankruptcy court Tuesday. The announcement comes as the organization faces hundreds of sexual abuse lawsuits 

Cross-examination drives key Weinstein accuser to tears

A key accuser in the rape trial of Harvey Weinstein faced a vigorous cross-examination that drove her to tears.

Sexual assault reported on UK campus

The University of Kentucky Police Department is investigating a reported sexual assault on campus.

Rape reported on UK campus

UK Police issued a crime bulletin Friday after a rape was reported in a campus dorm room.

Barren County teacher arrested, accused of sexual misconduct

A Barren County Middle School teacher has been arrested and accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

New training aims to help survivors of sexual assault

New training for hospital employees aims to help survivors of sexual assault.

LPD identifies man accused of grabbing restaurant employee

Lexington Police released a surveillance video of the suspect grabbing the victim.

Jury convicts Kenton Co. man of attempted rape a child

Prosecutors say Arrin Bush sexually assaulted the 12-year-old while she was babysitting his son at a home on February 19, 2018.

KY adopts rapid DNA tests for sexual assault cases

Kentucky had one of the worst back logs of untested rape kits in the country.

Indiana man arrested for sexual assault of juvenile in Kentucky

State police say they arrested an Indiana man after a grand jury issued multiple indictments for having a sexual relationship with a minor in July 2018.

Man charged with 29 counts of sexual assault of minors in Casey Co.

The attorney general's office says a man who lived in Casey County has been indicted on 29 counts related to sexual assault of minors.

Nicholasville man accused of kidnapping, sexually assaulting student

A man from Nicholasville is accused of kidnapping, robbing, and sexually assaulting a 21-year-old college student late last week in Illinois, according to the DuPage County, Illinois State's Attorney. 

Politician’s accuser speaks about issue of sexual assault

A college professor avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia’s lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she wasn’t shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting abuse.

At major colleges, sexual assaults most likely off-campus

Though some of the nation's largest universities receive more sexual assault complaints from students living off-campus than from school property, the schools' obligation to address those off-campus cases could be dramatically reduced under a federal proposal.

Possible impeachment could further upend Virginia politics

Virginia lawmakers on Monday will reluctantly face the unprecedented prospect of impeaching the state’s second most powerful leader as they struggle to address revelations of past racist behavior and allegations of sexual assault roiling its highest levels of office.

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