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 »

OSU Joins Campaign Vs. Sexual Violence

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new national campaign to end sexual violence is calling out all colleges across the country, and Oregon State University is stepping on board. On Friday, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden launched the “It’s On Us” campaign, that stresses that part of the American culture needs to change from … Continue reading »

Non-Profit Teaches Self Defense

EUGENE, Ore. — A local non profit is teaching women and other high-risk groups how to defend themselves. The Warrior Sisters Society formed about a year ago. It’s a non-profit dedicated to teaching free self defense classes to women, children and the elderly. Co-founders Samantha Krop and Rachel Ivey are self-taught experts, showing kids a … Continue reading »

Possible Crime Link in SE Albany

ALBANY, Ore. — Albany Police are investigating a series of crimes in Southeast Albany and trying to figure out if they are related – including a murder, sexual assault, and multiple robberies. An eight-year-old called 911 early Tuesday morning in Albany, when he found his mother bleeding to death after police say somebody shot her. … Continue reading »

A Look at Sexual Assault in the Military

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of female veterans are in town connecting with their comrades, trading service stories, and learning about crucial services available to them. Oregon has an estimated 28,000-thousand veterans, and many of them were in Eugene for the Oregon Women Veterans Conference. The badges of honor, service and sacrifice filled the Eugene Hilton … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Sexual Assault

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Police Department is releasing more information on an alleged sexual assault that happened in Gateway Mall on Saturday morning. Police said the victim has autism, making her a more vulnerable target. Meanwhile, the suspect has served time for prior sexual assaults. According to court documents, Brexin Schulz was arrested when … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Sex Assault at Mall

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A convicted rapist is back in jail, accused of sexually assaulting a young woman this weekend, at the Gateway Mall, and police are trying to find out if there are more victims. Springfield police say 27-year-old Brexin Reed Shulz lured her into a bathroom Saturday morning. Police say a young woman in … Continue reading »

Mall Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield police arrested a convicted rapist for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in a mall restroom. Officers responded to the Gateway Mall on Saturday around 11 a.m. after receiving a call about a sexual assault. Police say a woman in her mid-20s was lured into a unisex restroom in the mall where … Continue reading »