News Articles on Arkansas State Hospital

Name of Facility: Arkansas State Hospital

Location: Little Rock, AK, USA

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Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, “Ex-patient OK’d to testify in Arkansas hospital worker’s sex assault trial,” March 2018: “…Pulaski County Circuit Judge Barry Sims ruled Monday that the 35-year-old North Little Rock woman with schizophrenia could testify against the North Little Rock man at his trial over allegations he sexually assaulted another patient last year… Davis is charged with third-degree sexual assault.”

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, “Former Arkansas State Hospital worker to file as sex offender; no contest pleaded in patient assault,” March 2018: “A former State Hospital worker…  will have to register as a sex offender after pleading no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor sex charge, reduced from felony sexual assault.”

News Articles on Bon Secours Community Hospital – Port Jervis

Name of Facility: Bon Secours Community Hospital (Port Jervis location)

Location: Port Jervis, NY, USA

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Times Herald-Record, Town of Wallkill man arraigned in psych ward sex-assault case,” February 2018: “A Town of Wallkill man was arraigned Monday on charges he sexually assaulted a patient in the hospital psychiatric ward where he worked… Chief Trial Assistant District Attorney John Geidel told Judge William DeProspo that the conduct happened in March 2016.”

News Articles on Delaware Psychiatric Center

Name of Facility: Delaware Psychiatric Center

Location: New Castle, DE, USA

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  • Washington Post, “Ex-psychiatric hospital workers plead to criminal charges,” February 2018:  “Prosecutors said the three did not check on a 38-year-old male patient as required in December 2016, but signed logs indicating they had done so. The man died. Another former DPC worker… who worked as a security guard pleaded no contest to patient abuse for having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a DPC patient last summer.”

News Articles on Heritage Oaks Hospital

Name of Facility: Heritage Oaks Hospital

Location: Sacramento, CA, USA

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News Articles on Strategic Behavioral Center

Name of Facility: Strategic Behavioral Center

Location: Charlotte, NC, USA

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News Articles on Elgin Mental Health Center

Name of Facility: Elgin Mental Health Center

Location: Elgin, IL, USA

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News Articles on Kingwood Pines

Name of Facility: Kingwood Pines

Location: Kingwood, TX, USA

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  • Houston Chronicle, “Rape allegations embroil Kingwood Pines psychiatric hospital in Houston,” January 2018: Two teen girls allege sexual assault by other patients resulting from inadequate safety measures. “A Houston Chronicle review… portrays an understaffed facility that has failed to watch over patients, leaving the most vulnerable among them open to further victimization.”