Senior Meretz official charged with raping minor

Meretz party acknowledges that senior official indicted for sex crimes against 13-year-old, says official has been suspended pending trial.David Rosenberg, 9/27/2017, 7:52 AM

UK serial accuser charged 15 men with rape, sexual assault

Judge blasts 25-year-old woman's 'grotesque' lies which landed man in prison, earned her thousands of dollars over false rape accusations.David Rosenberg, 8/24/2017, 9:54 PM

The basement of horrors in Jerusalem

Allegations of sexual assault, abuse, and incest as uncle, nephew arrested for subjecting teen to years of torment in family basement.David Rosenberg, 7/4/2017, 1:56 PM

Haredi advertiser charged with sexually assaulting 6 employees

Advertiser claims rival behind dozens of claims he sexually assaulted employees over 5 years.Gary Willig, 7/2/2017, 5:34 PM

Suspect picked up haredi hitchhikers - then molested them

Shock in Kfar Saba as former city councilman indicted for sexually assaulting youths he found hitchhiking in attacks spanning two years.David Rosenberg, 6/28/2017, 2:53 PM

Holistic 'doctor' indicted for raping female haredi patients

Suspect raped, sexually abused haredi women suffering from depression, claimed rabbis had endorsed his treatment.David Rosenberg, 6/28/2017, 11:34 AM

Police: Education Min. ignored warnings on pedophilic teacher

Police claim Education Min. was informed that substitute teacher had history of sexual assaults on children, but Ministry ignored warnings.David Rosenberg, 6/22/2017, 6:53 PM

Holistic therapist accused of sexually assaulting patients

Alternative medicine therapist arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting haredi women during treatment.David Rosenberg, 6/13/2017, 1:00 PM

Man accused of sex crimes hired as substitute, molests students

Math teacher accused of sexually assaulting students at Tel Aviv school; was already accused of assaulting student during private lessons.David Rosenberg, 6/8/2017, 6:34 PM

Bedouin man gets 10 months for sexually assaulting haredi girl

Man convicted of sexually assaulting 15-year old girl in Beitar given 10 months in jail, his friend just 3 months community service.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2017, 3:03 PM

Beit Shemesh man indicted for sexually assaulting 11-year old

Suspect allegedly paid young victim 20 shekels to keep quiet after twice sexually assaulting him next to synagogue.David Rosenberg, 3/24/2017, 8:10 AM

Man suspected of sexually assaulting women at weddings arrested

Attacker allegedly targeted women and children during haredi weddings.David Rosenberg, 3/3/2017, 7:28 AM

'Israeli police twisted and distorted data'

After thorough investigation MK Yulia Malinovski states Israeli police gave Knesset false information about sexual terrorism.Gil Ronen, 3/1/2017, 11:04 AM

Youth indicted for series of sexual assaults in Bnei Brak

One of victims was targeted on her way to her grandmother's house. Second victim saved by relative who passed attack site by chance.David Rosenberg, 1/29/2017, 4:13 PM

'We must recognize when sexual assault is racially motivated'

MK Julia Melinovsky congratulates Defense Ministry on recognizing racially motivated sexual assault as acts of terror.Gil Ronen, 1/26/2017, 5:54 PM

Sexual assault of Jewish woman recognized as terror attack

Student sexually assaulted by Arab youths finally recognized as terror victim.Ido Ben Porat, 1/24/2017, 1:08 PM

Police mislead Knesset on Arab 'sexual terror'

A police rep. told the Knesset that 'sexual terror' by Arabs against Jewish women is seeing a downward trend. Data indicates otherwise.Gil Ronen, 12/15/2016, 10:24 AM

MK Slomiansky expected to suspend himself over allegations

The rabbinical panel formed to investigate allegations of sexual harassment called on the MK to "take responsibility."Hezki Baruch, 12/15/2016, 8:01 AM

Arab cab driver indicted for sexually assaulting Jewish girl

Police say taxi driver from eastern Jerusalem admitted to sexually assaulting 13-year old girl repeatedly, including on eve of Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 8:31 AM

Jerusalem rabbi suspected of raping high school student

Jerusalem rabbi remanded in custody on suspicion of having sexually assualted student when she was 14 years old. He denies the charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2016, 3:19 PM

Sexual predator lured haredi child outside of synagogue

21-year old Beit Shemesh man indicted after allegedly performing series of indecent acts on a 13-year old boy in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 12/5/2016, 11:17 AM

MK Mualem: I cannot act based on rumors

Chairperson of the Jewish Home Knesset faction says she cannot act against MK accused of sexual assault based solely on rumors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2016, 8:46 PM

Jewish Home MK denies allegations of sexual assault

Naftali Bennett spoke with MK accused of assaulting women, who denies allegations. Bennett called on victims to turn to authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2016, 4:08 PM

'Time to confront Arab sexual terrorism against Jewish girls'

Yisrael Beytenu MK demands committee confront issue of 'sexual terrorism' against Jewish women - even if Arab committee chair objects.Gil Ronen, 11/27/2016, 6:59 PM

Caught in the act: Arab nabbed sexually assaulting school girl

Police capture Arab sexually assaulting religious Jewish girl in northern Jerusalem neighborhood.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2016, 6:33 PM

Arab indicted for raping maternity ward patients

Man from Anata east of Jerusalem posed as a doctor, sexually assaulted multiple victims in Jerusalem hospital's maternity ward.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2016, 1:45 PM

'He hunts for girls, abusing them on buses'

Teenage girl's Facebook post tips off police to serial molester targeting underage Israeli girls for sexual assault.Reut Hadar, 11/1/2016, 11:30 AM

Haaretz writer quits following sexual assault accusation

Ari Shavit announces resignation after American Jewish journalist claims he groped her during interview.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 4:23 PM

Suspicion: Arab posed as cop to sexually assault tourists

Arab resident of Old City allegedly pulled over female tourist while posing as officer, then sexually assaulted her.David Rosenberg, 10/6/2016, 9:52 PM

300 Orthodox rabbis urge reporting of child sex abuse

Letter acknowledges shortcomings in dealing with sex abuse in the past, calls for greater efforts to punish offenders.JTA, 8/29/2016, 12:41 PM

6-year old girl sexually assaulted by house cleaner in Jerusalem

Foreign worker hired to clean house suspected of performing 'indecent acts' on 6-year old girl while her mother slept.David Rosenberg, 8/22/2016, 2:24 PM

German cover-ups of refugee gang rapes cause stir

Leaked documents reveal New Year's Eve assaults far worse than initially reported; activist admits concealing she was raped by refugees.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2016, 8:00 PM

Suspect arrested for sexually assaulting minors on buses

Police arrest haredi man in his 30s on suspicion of repeatedly molesting young boys on bus from Beit-Shemesh to Jerusalem.Shai Landesman, 7/7/2016, 12:38 PM

Officials visit haredi sexual assault victims center

Members of Knesset committee visit victims' center in Beit Shemesh amid efforts to improve treatment of sexual assault in haredi communityShai Landesman, 7/5/2016, 8:48 PM

Key witness against fugitive rabbi reveals 'private Holocaust'

Witness against Rabbi Berland reveals the night he tried to sneak a glimpse of the rabbi studying - and caught a sight that shook his faith.Ari Yashar, 6/8/2016, 10:10 AM

South Africa: No extradition for fugitive rabbi – yet

Rabbi Berland wanted in Israel for sexual assault appears in Joburg Court in Johannesburg.Shoshana Miskin, 4/21/2016, 9:13 PM

Fugitive rabbi finally nabbed in South Africa

Rabbi Eliezer Berland, wanted in Israel for sexual assault, arrested in South Africa where he has been hiding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 6:37 PM

Netanyahu's new PR man denies sexual assault accusations

Woman accuses David Keyes, who was appointed spokesperson for the Prime Minister only a couple weeks ago, of assault.Matt Wanderman, 4/5/2016, 1:25 PM

Assault victims meet First Lady; but is there a hidden agenda?

Victims of sexual assault who went public with their cases met Nehama Rivlin. Arutz Sheva dares to ask troubling questions.Gil Ronen, 3/7/2016, 9:15 PM

Germany says 'rape-fugees' will remain at large

Police chief in Cologne, where majority of New Year's sexual assaults were committed by Muslim migrants, says most won't be caught.Ari Yashar, 2/24/2016, 1:09 PM

German Imam blames Cologne rape victims; 'they wore perfume'

Imam of Salafist Cologne mosque said victims of New Year’s attacks were to blame because they dressed 'inappropriately' and wore perfume.Shoshana Miskin, 1/21/2016, 4:18 PM

Canadian gov't insists its Syrian refugees won't rape

Immigration Minister says mass sexual assaults in Germany and Europe won't happen in Canada because of 'careful selection.'Dalit Halevy, 1/17/2016, 4:24 PM

Interior Min's wife: I won't shut up even if I go to jail

Judy Nir-Mozes angrily dashes off series of tweets in response to renewed allegations of sexual assault against husband, Silvan Shalom.Uzi Baruch, 12/17/2015, 9:58 AM

MK Magal resigns from the Knesset

After third woman comes forward to accuse Jewish Home MK of kissing her against her will, he resigns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2015, 10:20 AM

Charges Filed Against Haredi Rabbi for Sexual Assault

Rabbi Shimon Amar of Ofakim named as rabbi arrested two weeks ago for molesting girls who came to him for guidance.Cynthia Blank, 10/21/2015, 7:07 PM

Precedent: Sexual Assault Recognized as Terrorism

Defense Ministry decides to grant assistance to a woman who was attacked by 4 Arabs when she was 14.Gil Ronen, 10/20/2015, 12:30 PM

Haredi Rabbi Accused of Sexual Assault

Unnamed rabbi from Ofakim will be brought for a remand hearing in Beersheva on Thursday.Cynthia Blank, 10/8/2015, 11:50 AM

Sexual Abuse Rabbi from Tzfat Indicted

State prosecutor submits indictment against Sheinberg for rape, sodomy, and sexual assault.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 7/27/2015, 11:59 AM

Victim Pens Open Letter to Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse

Complainant in sexual assault case against well-known northern Rabbi throws his threats back at him in letter sent to Arutz Sheva.Tova Dvorin, 7/13/2015, 10:51 PM

Egypt: Police Accused of Sexual Assault on 'Massive Scale'

Sexual assault being used to 'eliminate public protest,' NGO claims.Tova Dvorin, 5/19/2015, 9:51 AM

Self-Defense? Controversy Over Man Who Killed Alleged Rapist

Dozens gathered to support 25 year-old who killed alleged rapist in Netanya in 2010, saying it was 'self-defense.'Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2014, 1:05 PM

Runaway Rabbi Eliezer Berland Awaiting Extradition Decision

Rabbi Berland arrested and released in Amsterdam, pending extradition for sex crimes allegations, but vows not to return to Israel.Cynthia Blank, 9/14/2014, 11:54 AM

Sexual Harassment Video Sparks Controversy in Cairo

Viral video shows woman fleeing from baying mob at Cairo University, as law school dean implies victim partially to blame.Tova Dvorin, 3/19/2014, 5:06 PM

Women's Rights Advance in Morocco

MPs in Morocco vote to ban antiquated loophole allowing men guilty of sexual assault to evade jail time if they marry their victims.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2014, 11:13 PM

Suspect Revealed as Former Barnoar Director

Police believe youth club director’s assault on young visitor sparked a 2009 shooting that killed two.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2013, 12:57 PM

Woman, 54, Escapes Apparent Arab 'Rape Ambush'

Channel 2: Arab man tried to rape the woman as five others looked on. Suspects apprehended.Gil Ronen, 10/3/2012, 9:42 PM

Arab Harassment of Women at Hebrew U. Campus Continues

"This is an unsafe place," says female student at Har Hatzofim campus. Arabs harass, abuse and even rape, yet police are unhelpful.Arutz Sheva, 3/18/2012, 8:03 PM