As of Sunday, February 10, According to reports, around 5pm the victim was at her residence in the East Street area when a man entered and sexually assaulted her. Police said a man is being questioned in connection with this incident. This incident comes about two months after an elderly woman was sexually assaulted. Police said she was held at bay, robbed of cash and sexually assaulted before the assailant fled the house. At the time police believed the incident was random and not connected to any other instance of sexual assault at the time. According to police statistics released in January, incidents of reported rapes rose six percent in , from 52 cases in to 55 last year. There should be a zero tolerance to rape and this speaks to gender inequality. So if we move towards rectifying the issue of gender inequality we also begin to address this issue of sexual violence and sexual assault.
Woman Raped In Her Home
Her mother and five other children were asleep in the house on the Craylands estate when she was attacked some time between 9. The horrendous rape has struck fear into many of the local community who have long been worried about the area in which they live. One year-old girl, who lives across the street but cannot be named for legal reasons, said: "It is disgusting to be honest - things have just got so out of control, it is so bad. As forensic teams and police continued their investigation, the scene of the crime on the estate was cordoned off. Officers are working their way through endless CCTV footage of the town centre and railway station in the desperate hope that they may have caught the rapist on camera. The little girl - whose age or identity cannot be given for legal reasons - said her attacker was a black man, aged between 18 and 20, with black, Afro hair and dirty teeth, with one distinctive clean tooth.
An Indian man has been arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl in the staff quarters of the US embassy in the Indian capital, Delhi. The alleged rapist also lived in the staff quarters because his father was another local embassy employee, police said. The two families knew each other well. When the girl returned home, she told her mother what had happened. She was immediately taken to hospital, where doctors confirmed that she had been raped. The US embassy in Delhi occupies a heavily guarded acre site, alongside other embassies in the city's Chanakyapuri area. India's government in , introduced the death penalty for those who rape children amid anger following a series of high profile attacks. According to India's latest crime figures, every fourth rape victim is a child. India's poor record of dealing with sexual violence was highlighted by the gang rape and murder of a student on a Delhi bus, which led to huge protests and changes to the country's rape laws. But the new laws have not cut the number of crimes, and prosecutions languish in the backlogged courts for years.
The offender who cannot be named for legal reasons, broke into a home in Bundaberg sometime before midnight on January 28, The teen, who was 16 at the time, looted the house before raping a woman inside, choking her and threatening her while she pleaded for him to stop. A teenager was jailed for two years for breaking into a woman's house and brutally raping her stock image. A court judgment published online has revealed the offender's attempts to walk free early. The teenager, who is now 18, was sentenced to four and a half years detention on November 30, , with half of the sentence to be served in the community. Court papers have revealed the horrific chain of events leading to the teenager's imprisonment.