Rape trial of sergeant shines spotlight on sexual assault in German army

Rape trial of sergeant shines spotlight on sexual assault in German army

The trial of a staff sergeant on a rape accusation that started Thursday has highlighted a problem that appears to be on the rise in the German army - sexual assault of female soldiers.

Two more suspects being sought after alleged gang rape in Freiburg

Two more suspects being sought after alleged gang rape in Freiburg

Prosecutors reveal details of brutal gang rape of teen outside Düsseldorf

Prosecutors reveal details of brutal gang rape of teen outside Düsseldorf

Police hunt Iraqi asylum seeker over rape-murder of teenage girl

Police hunt Iraqi asylum seeker over rape-murder of teenage girl

Soldier jailed in case of Freiburg mother who sold young son for sex

Soldier jailed in case of Freiburg mother who sold young son for sex

Bochum police take heat for keeping brutal rape by serial offender secret

Bochum police take heat for keeping brutal rape by serial offender secret

#MeToo has arrived in Germany. Here’s why it’s so controversial

#MeToo has arrived in Germany. Here’s why it’s so controversial

‘Teen’ asylum seeker on trial for Freiburg murder is 33, says father

‘Teen’ asylum seeker on trial for Freiburg murder is 33, says father

Medic sentenced to jail for sedating and raping almost two dozen women

Medic sentenced to jail for sedating and raping almost two dozen women

Man who raped camper while holding saw sentenced to 11 years in jail

Man who raped camper while holding saw sentenced to 11 years in jail

Prosecutors press charges over rape and murder of Freiburg jogger

Prosecutors press charges over rape and murder of Freiburg jogger

Trial starts in case of woman raped in Bonn by man wielding branch saw

Trial starts in case of woman raped in Bonn by man wielding branch saw

Defendant admits guilt in trial over rape and murder of Freiburg student

Defendant admits guilt in trial over rape and murder of Freiburg student

Police criticized for reaction to brutal rape of jogger in Leipzig park

Police criticized for reaction to brutal rape of jogger in Leipzig park

Man sentenced to life in prison for rape and murder of Chinese student

Man sentenced to life in prison for rape and murder of Chinese student

Man found guilty of raping student in Munich university toilets

Man found guilty of raping student in Munich university toilets

Woman identifies all three attackers during group rape trial

Woman identifies all three attackers during group rape trial

Man jailed for ten years for filming rape of two-year-old daughter

Man jailed for ten years for filming rape of two-year-old daughter

Teen invents girlfriend, then her rape, sending police on wild goose chase

Teen invents girlfriend, then her rape, sending police on wild goose chase

Man jailed for 11 years for rape of two Chinese students

Man jailed for 11 years for rape of two Chinese students

Violent and sexual crimes rose, break-ins fell in 2016: media reports

Violent and sexual crimes rose, break-ins fell in 2016: media reports

Father accused of broadcasting rape of 2-year-old daughter live online

Father accused of broadcasting rape of 2-year-old daughter live online

Police hunt ‘machete wielding man’ who raped woman in Bonn

Police hunt ‘machete wielding man’ who raped woman in Bonn

Man on trial for raping 90-year-old on way back from church

Man on trial for raping 90-year-old on way back from church

Mother gets 4 years’ prison for forcing daughter into prostitution

Mother gets 4 years’ prison for forcing daughter into prostitution

Suspect confesses to rape in Munich university toilet

Suspect confesses to rape in Munich university toilet

Raped and forced to sleep with 17 men a day: kidnapping trial starts

Raped and forced to sleep with 17 men a day: kidnapping trial starts

Suspect breaks silence in trial over rape and death of Chinese student

Suspect breaks silence in trial over rape and death of Chinese student

Teen’s murder-rape arrest reignites refugee debate

Teen’s murder-rape arrest reignites refugee debate

Afghan teen arrested over German murder-rape

Afghan teen arrested over German murder-rape

Couple in dock for rape-murder of Chinese student

Couple in dock for rape-murder of Chinese student

Asylum home boss on trial over repeated rape of refugee

Asylum home boss on trial over repeated rape of refugee

Second young woman found dead in Freiburg

Second young woman found dead in Freiburg

Seven arrested at refugee homes over alleged gang rape

Seven arrested at refugee homes over alleged gang rape

Outrage over ruling on ‘brutal’ gang rape of teen girl

Outrage over ruling on ‘brutal’ gang rape of teen girl

TV model found guilty of false rape claims in disputed case

TV model found guilty of false rape claims in disputed case

Woman accused of false rape allegation at Cologne NYE

Woman accused of false rape allegation at Cologne NYE

Cologne woman reports pregnancy after NYE rape

Cologne woman reports pregnancy after NYE rape

Germany toughens rape law after NYE assaults

Germany toughens rape law after NYE assaults

Five men arrested for gang-raping woman in her home

Five men arrested for gang-raping woman in her home

Famed Berlin hacker linked to Wikileaks fends off rape claim

Famed Berlin hacker linked to Wikileaks fends off rape claim

Officials ‘tried to erase rape’ from Cologne NYE report

Officials ‘tried to erase rape’ from Cologne NYE report

German women battle for ‘no means no’ in rape law

German women battle for ‘no means no’ in rape law

Germany tightens rape law in wake of Cologne assaults

Germany tightens rape law in wake of Cologne assaults

German woman accuses Indian taxi driver of rape

German woman accuses Indian taxi driver of rape

Women plan protests against ‘pro-rape’ pickup artists

Women plan protests against ‘pro-rape’ pickup artists

Girl at centre of rape row spent night by friend: police

Girl at centre of rape row spent night by friend: police

Germany tells Moscow to back off on alleged teen rape

Germany tells Moscow to back off on alleged teen rape

Moscow accuses Germany of hushing up Russian girl’s rape

Moscow accuses Germany of hushing up Russian girl’s rape

Convicted rapist escapes during brewery visit

Convicted rapist escapes during brewery visit

Silence on sex crimes will make racism worse

Silence on sex crimes will make racism worse

Cologne police have ‘no leads’ on sex attacks

Cologne police have ‘no leads’ on sex attacks

Cover-up claim over NYE mass sexual assaults

Cover-up claim over NYE mass sexual assaults

Serial rapist caught after eight-year hunt

Serial rapist caught after eight-year hunt

How to deal with the Cologne sexual assaults

How to deal with the Cologne sexual assaults

US Army workers found guilty of sexual assault

US Army workers found guilty of sexual assault

Prof rejects Indian intern over ‘rape problem’

Prof rejects Indian intern over ‘rape problem’

Allies raped almost 1m Germans: academic

Allies raped almost 1m Germans: academic

Doctor accused of abusing 13 women

Doctor accused of abusing 13 women

Justice ministers seek tougher rape laws

Justice ministers seek tougher rape laws

German woman held as ‘sex slave’ in US

German woman held as ‘sex slave’ in US

Sex crime doctor now working in Germany

Sex crime doctor now working in Germany

Voyeur, 30, admits raping woman, 86

Voyeur, 30, admits raping woman, 86

Study: rape convictions fall sharply

Study: rape convictions fall sharply

‘Morning-after-pill law is a barrier for women’

‘Morning-after-pill law is a barrier for women’

Berlin tourist sexually assaulted in India

Berlin tourist sexually assaulted in India

Teenage German tourist raped on Indian train

Teenage German tourist raped on Indian train

Driver sexually assaulted blind pensioner

Driver sexually assaulted blind pensioner

German tourist ‘raped by yoga teacher’

German tourist ‘raped by yoga teacher’

Top cop keeps job despite rape conviction

Top cop keeps job despite rape conviction

‘Legally, just saying no is not enough’

‘Legally, just saying no is not enough’

Boy, 13, faces park bench rape charge

Boy, 13, faces park bench rape charge

Man attempts to rape six women in Frankfurt

Man attempts to rape six women in Frankfurt

Dad acquitted of raping daughter 17 years on

Dad acquitted of raping daughter 17 years on

Thieves ‘steal and rape dog’ in Berlin

Thieves ‘steal and rape dog’ in Berlin

Court jails teacher for colleague rape claim

Court jails teacher for colleague rape claim

Catholics back morning- after pill for rape victims

Catholics back morning- after pill for rape victims

Five teens held after sexual attack at party

Five teens held after sexual attack at party

Woman awarded record compensation for rape

Woman awarded record compensation for rape

Catholic hospitals refused rape victim help

Catholic hospitals refused rape victim help

Kidnapped teen escapes four-night rape ordeal

Kidnapped teen escapes four-night rape ordeal

Army outraged by ‘rape’ music video

Army outraged by ‘rape’ music video

Two women assaulted at Munich Oktoberfest

Two women assaulted at Munich Oktoberfest

Court: saying ‘no’ not enough to stop sex

Court: saying ‘no’ not enough to stop sex

Hunt for soldier’s rapist continues

Hunt for soldier’s rapist continues

German MP visits Assange in embassy

German MP visits Assange in embassy

Man acquitted of rape but jailed for incest

Man acquitted of rape but jailed for incest

Woman sets fire to man in mosque

Woman sets fire to man in mosque

Boy arrested for series of sexual assaults against joggers

Boy arrested for series of sexual assaults against joggers

Rape victim, 12, secretly filmed attack

Rape victim, 12, secretly filmed attack

Convicted sex offender asks not to be released

Convicted sex offender asks not to be released

Teens accused of raping girl on London class trip

Teens accused of raping girl on London class trip

German teen victim of ‘South African Fritzl’

German teen victim of ‘South African Fritzl’

Indian minister’s son suspected of raping German girl in Goa

Indian minister’s son suspected of raping German girl in Goa

German politicians slam Obama for death penalty comments

German politicians slam Obama for death penalty comments

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Swede raped in front of 5,000