Brooklyn Sexual Assault

The Brian Lehrer Show

Following Up: Self-Defense

Friday, October 14, 2011

Following up on yesterday's conversation on the Brooklyn sexual attacks, Tracy Hobson, executive director of the Center for Anti-Violence Education, offers advice on self-defense strategies.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Brooklyn Sexual Attacks

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Kate Briquelet, staff reporter for The Brooklyn Paper, talks about the 13 sexual assaults, including one rape, of young women in the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Park Slope, South Slope, Sunset Park, and Windsor Terrace.

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On Heels of Brooklyn Arrest, A Look at How to Catch an Attacker

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Next to geographical area and the perpetrator’s appearance, law enforcement looks into a number of factors when establishing a pattern, such as the way the attacker approaches his victims and what he does to them — his modus operandi, the time of day attacks occur, as well as the nature of the victims — their age, ethnic background and physical appearance.

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