sexual assault


8 People Were Told Not to Leave Epstein Alone. They Did Anyway.

Investigators are now looking into whether these people also knew, for sure, that Epstein had been left alone in his cell.
Carter Sherman
2 days ago

Cleveland Cop Arrested and Suspended After He Allegedly Urinated on 12-Year-Old Girl and Filmed It

Solomon Nhiwatiwa is accused of assaulting the girl as she waited for a school bus.
Emma Ockerman
2 days ago

Lyft Has Been Flooded With Sexual Assault Lawsuits

The ride share giant has been sued at least seven times this month related to rides that allegedly ended with rape or sexual assault.
Lauren Kaori Gurley
3 days ago

New Accuser Says Epstein Raped Her After She Told Him She Was a Virgin

Three new accusers have sued Epstein's estate alleging that he abused them with sex toys and forced them to engage in other sex acts.
Emma Ockerman
4 days ago
Jeffrey Epstein

Autopsy Reveals How Jeffrey Epstein Ended His Life

An official autopsy shows Epstein died of suicide by hanging in his Manhattan Correctional Center cell.
Carter Sherman
sex abuse

Hundreds of Kids Across the Country Were Abused at Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Report Reveals

In one instance, a fifth-grade boy tried to abuse, but employees didn’t tell police.
Carter Sherman

Oh Good, Woody Allen Won't Retire Until He's Dead

The disgraced director said he has no plans to stop working, adding that he "doesn't think about social movements."
Drew Schwartz

Mario Batali to Face Assault Charges in Boston

This appears to be the first criminal charge to arise from the series of investigations into the chef's alleged misconduct.
VICE Staff

My Brother Raped Me and My Anti-Abortion State Senator Didn't Care

"I thought maybe I’d gotten through to him—maybe he would vote for an amendment adding exceptions for rape and incest to Ohio's abortion bill. He voted no."

What You Need to Know About Consent and Disability

The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.
Spencer Williams
Julian Assange

Does Julian Assange Have a Roommate in Jail? A VICE News Investigation

The U.K. Ministry of Justice is highly secretive about where inmates live within prisons like Belmarsh, where Julian Assange will serve a 50-week sentence.
David Uberti

The Mormon Church Has Been Accused of Using a Victims' Hotline to Hide Claims of Sexual Abuse

Families of survivors say the church funnels sexual abuse claims to church lawyers before police, a VICE News investigation reveals.
Barry Meier