Much like U.S. college campuses, British universities have come under pressure to act after a jump in reported incidents and accusations of poor follow-up and support.
An Asian is charged with assaulting a compatriot using an iron tool during a housing dispute between them.
The Sharjah Criminal Court adjourned a case in which an Asian was charged with assaulting two young men and stealing their two mobile phones and gold chain.
The Sharjah Misdemeanours Court postponed to March 31 the case of an Arab national charged with insulting and beating up another with an iron piece, causing bleeding on the head, during a dispute.
Besides assault, prosecutors accused him of abusing alcohol.
The victim tried to arrest the suspect, but he resisted the arrest, until the second officer came to help and they brought the suspect under control.
Official records indicate the two suspects met the victim at one of Sharjah’s Industrial Areas, and claimed to be undercover police officers. They both then assaulted the victim and robbed him.
The Sharjah Criminal Court adjourned to 5 April, to listen to the statements of the victim, the case of an Asian and his girlfriend who were charged with beating up a policeman on duty, and damaging a police patrol of the Traffic and Patrols Department of Sharjah Police.
Ridesharing leader Uber, under fire around the world for its safety record, said it had tallied nearly 6,000 sexual assaults in the United States over the past couple of years.
The arresting officer witnessed that he was one of the responders to an emergency situation call received by the operations room in Al Rigga, Dubai. Once officers arrived on the scene, the security guard alerted them that there was a man lying unconscious in the parking lot area.