sexual assaults

Joshua Hawco, accused of sexual assault and his defence lawyer, Andre Roothman leaving the Kelowna law courts on Nov. 1, 2022 
(Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Jury finds Kelowna man guilty of sexual assault

The sexual assault took place on Christmas Eve, 2020

 

Keith Chase, 55, was found guilty of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in 2004 while he was a hockey coach in Vernon. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Crown calls for 2 to 4 years jail for Vernon hockey coach guilty of sexual assault

Keith Chase will hear his sentence Oct. 3 for the offence he committed almost 20 years ago

 

Anoop Singh Klair leaves the Vernon Courthouse Friday, Sept. 10 during a break from sentencing. (Morning Star)

Former North Okanagan teacher guilty of sex assualt of minor issued lifetime ban

Anoop Singh Klair will spend three and a half years behind bars

 

Mr.S. said he knew what he was doing was wrong and caused his daughter to cry, but he continued (File Photo)

Penticton father guilty of sexually assaulting young daughter

Described as a ‘good father’ Mr.S. began assaulting his daughter a few years after gaining custody

Mr.S. said he knew what he was doing was wrong and caused his daughter to cry, but he continued (File Photo)
Students at high schools across B.C. have been organizing protests about the culture of consent (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

‘If you’re intoxicated, you cannot consent,’ reminds B.C. society after sex assault trial

In light of recent events the Elizabeth Fry Society informs on legality of sexual assault

Students at high schools across B.C. have been organizing protests about the culture of consent (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Okanagan College announces platform to help report sexual violence on campus (Photo - Okanagan College)

Okanagan College launched online platform to help report sexual violence

The platform is available to access at all times

Okanagan College announces platform to help report sexual violence on campus (Photo - Okanagan College)
Okanagan College art exhibit raises awareness around consent

Okanagan College art exhibit raises awareness around consent

The project has been to Vernon and will go to Penticton, Salmon Arm

Okanagan College art exhibit raises awareness around consent