Man Accused of Assaulting Stranger

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A man is in jail accused of sexually assaulting a stranger. Justin McCall, 26, is facing sex abuse charges. Police say they were called to the 1800 block of Diamond Lake Boulevard just after midnight. A 33-year-old woman said she’d been sexually assaulted, and the man drove off. A Roseburg Police Department … Continue reading »

UO Holds Sex Assault Forum

EUGENE, Ore. — Students, employees, and community members attended a forum at The Ford Alumni Center on the University of Oregon campus, to discuss sexual assaults on campus. Interim President Scott Coltrane says this is a culmination of all recommendations that have been made throughout the last year on how to prevent sexual assaults and … Continue reading »

UO Sexual Assault Forum

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is hosting a forum Monday night on how to prevent sexual assault on campus and also how to support survivors. The forum is open to all students, employees and community members. It will include an update from interim president, Scott Coltrane, on the university’s effort to prevent sexual … Continue reading »

LCC Personal Defense Classes

EUGENE, Ore. — Community members have a chance to learn about sexual assault and domestic violence and take self-defense classes for free. Lane Community College is offering the free sessions this Thursday at the downtown campus. Organizers say the classes will teach people what a domestic abuse and sexual assault is and signs to look … Continue reading »

Woman Sexually Assaulted in UO Dorm

EUGENE, Ore. — University of Oregon Police say a woman unaffiliated with the university may have been drugged and later sexually assaulted Saturday, January 17th. They say the incident allegedly took place inside Watson Hall, a dorm on campus. A lot of questions are swirling for students about what happened Saturday night inside the dorm. … Continue reading »

“Jane Doe” Sues UO

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon has 21 days to respond to the filing of a lawsuit against it and the Men’s Basketball Head Coach, Dana Altman, on Thursday. After that, the discovery can begin. That will include reviewing various documents and conducting interviews, which could take months depending on the back and forth … Continue reading »

Defending Against Assault

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police say a woman who fought back with pepper spray after allegedly being sexually assaulted, helped her escape the very dangerous situation. EPD and a local self-defense instructor say in most sexual assaults the victim and perpetrator know each other, but that wasn’t the case Tuesday night. Police say the victim … Continue reading »

EPD Sex Assault Suspect Search Continues

EUGENE, Ore. — The search continues for a suspect accused of sexually assaulting a woman Tuesday night in a busy area of Eugene. Eugene Police say the incident happened just before 6 p.m. near the 7-Eleven and Baja Fresh on Coburg Road. A young woman was walking to her car when the man approached her … Continue reading »

EPD Searches for Sexual Assault Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police is searching for a suspect after a woman was allegedly raped in a busy area of Eugene, Tuesday. EPD says it happened near the 7-Eleven store on Coburg Road just before 6 p.m. It says a woman in her 20’s was walking to her parked car when a man armed … Continue reading »

Survey: One in 10 Women Raped at UO

EUGENE, Ore. — A shocking study from the University of Oregon Department of Psychology looks at the number of sexual assaults on campus. 10 percent of women in the study say they’ve been raped while attending college at the UO. It surveyed nearly 1000 students and asked detailed and direct questions about their sex life. … Continue reading »

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