sexual assault

Cochise County Sheriff's Office/Mesa Police Department via AP

Authorities in Arizona say they have arrested a former Border Patrol agent suspected in a string of rapes going back decades.


Trial Postponed For Phoenix Man Accused Of Patient Assault

Feb 19, 2020
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office

The trial of a man accused of sexually assaulting an incapacitated patient and fathering her child while she was in his care at Hacienda Healthcare, a Phoenix long-term care center, has been pushed back until April 30.

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office

Authorities say a caregiver at Mesa assisted living facility is accused of sexually assaulting an 85-year-old dementia patient.

Universities Consider Sexual Assault Training For Bars

Oct 29, 2019
(AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)

Seven years ago, Arizona started a program through which bars could get employees trained to stop a potential sexual assault before it happens. Now, researchers at the University of Arizona and Arizona State University are planning to study whether the Arizona Safer Bars Alliance initiative is having a significant impact.

Arizona Department of Public Safety

Police say a Prescott man who allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted a teenage girl last week is a registered sex offender.