assault

crime

What This Ted Bundy Survivor Thinks of the Obsession Around the Serial Killer

Kathy Kleiner was 20 years old when she was attacked by the notorious serial killer. Decades on, she wants to recenter Bundy's victims in a narrative that too often excludes them.
Kitty Wenham
2.22.19
Gaming

Fortnite Gamer Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting Girlfriend on Livestream

Other gamers called the police after witnessing the incident.
Gavin Butler
12.11.18
Fast Food

McDonald's Worker Faces Assault Charges for Trying to Shove Bacon in Her Manager's Mouth

It all started when the South Carolina woman helped herself to some bacon while she worked, and uh, things escalated quickly.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.20.18
assault

Busy Philipps Says James Franco Assaulted Her While Filming 'Freaks and Geeks'

In her forthcoming memoir, "This Will Only Hurt a Little," Busy Philipps says James Franco violently pushed her to the ground on the set of "Freaks and Geeks."
Sara David
10.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Fired For Roundhouse Kicking Woman at Anti-Abortion Rally

The video of the hair stylist winding up and roundhouse kicking an anti-abortion protestor has quickly gone viral.
Mack Lamoureux
10.4.18
#metoo

Stop Applauding Men for Not Assaulting Women

Putting men on a pedestal for performing basic decency is not helping the #MeToo cause.
Tari Ngangura
8.28.18
Australia Today

Skater Gets a Six-Figure Payout After Violent Run-in With NSW Cops

After being grabbed by the shirt and swung to the ground, the teenager sued for battery, false imprisonment, and malicious prosecution.
Wendy Syfret
8.6.18
sexual assault

DJ Who Assaulted Taylor Swift Says She 'Ruined' His Life

Former DJ David Mueller says that he's avoided women ever since he was found guilty of assaulting Swift at a meet and greet, and that his "life is totally screwed up."
Leila Ettachfini
7.11.18
Life Inside

This Is What Your Final Minutes in Prison Feel Like

I used to wear my clothes very big and baggy; now all the jeans fit very tight. I stare at one of the porters for assurance that I look cool.
Robert Wright
6.3.18
Australia Today

Canberra Uni Lecturer Was 'Unaware' Rape Is Wrong, Court Told

He was "more likely than not" suffering from brain damage at the time, his lawyers say.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
#metoo

What You Need To Know About Sydney Writers’ Festival’s #metoo Moment

When US author Zinzi Clemmons confronted Junot Diaz, she began an international discussion about assault in literature.
Wendy Syfret
5.7.18
Australia Today

An Australian Man Has Been Killed in a Thai Bar Fight

Reports claim the altercation broke out over the man's treatment of a Thai bartender.
Wendy Syfret
2.13.18
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