Eugene Woman Joins The Fight To Change Oregon Sex Crime Laws

Posted by Jim Ferretti on March 9, 2015

Portland Ore. – It was April of 2005 and Jenny Wendt Ewing was a nursing student at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.  When she finished study in one of her classes, the T.A. Professor asked her out on a date.

“It was about our third date when he asked to come up to my apartment” Ewing said. “We had had now intimate …

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Evergreen H.S. Teacher Pleads Not Guilty To Raping Student

Posted by Jeremy Scott on January 11, 2015

VANCOUVER, Wash. — An Evergreen High School teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student and manipulating him plead not guilty in a Clark County courtroom on Wednesday.

35-year-old Stephanie McCrea is charged with child rape, sexual misconduct with a minor and witness tampering.  She taught drama and English and worked with students on the school’s newspaper.

Court documents say the boy admitted to …

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Cell Phone App Helps Portland Cops Arrest Suspect in Two Violent Crimes

Posted by Steve Leader on August 13, 2014

Portland Police say an app on a stolen I-Phone helped them solve both a sexual assault and a robbery.

A woman was raped last week while walking her two dogs in North Portland.  Four days later, cops were flagged down by someone who reported they were robbed of their I-Phone.

Sergeant Pete Simpson says the app led officers to the general location …

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Teen Says She Was Raped In North Portland

Posted by Jeremy Scott on February 25, 2014

PORTLAND — Police are investigating the report that a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a stranger on Sunday night in the Portsmouth neighborhood.

The victim says it happened just before 10pm near North Adriatic Avenue and Esperanza Street.  Officers identified a possible crime scene, but did not find the suspect.  

Investigators are looking for a black man wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.