Hofstra Meets Homecoming: A Richmond Teen's False Rape Allegation

Combining elements of two of the most upsetting stories of the summer, a 15-year-old girl in Richmond, CA claimed this weekend that she was gang-raped, then admitted she had lied about it. » 1/18/10 9:30am 1/18/10 9:30am

In Richmond Rape, One Teen Did The Right Thing

"I'm like 'We should call the cops because that's the right thing to do.' I didn't think about it twice." — Margarita Vargas, 18, who reported the gang-rape in Richmond while others simply watched [Crimesider] » 11/05/09 12:20pm 11/05/09 12:20pm

"Violence Is Always The Wrong Choice:" Richmond Rape Survivor Speaks Out

At a rally at Richmond High School yesterday, a pastor read a statement from the victim of last weekend's horrific gang rape — she acknowledged her community's anger, but cautioned against letting violence beget more violence. » 11/04/09 9:30am 11/04/09 9:30am