It happens in larger cities, but also in smaller ones. And Campbellsville is no exception.
In 2013, there were 27 criminal cases filed charging residents with committing sex crimes, including rape, sodomy, incest, sexual abuse and attempting to lure minors for sex via computers. In 2012, there were 11.
One such case has been filed this year, accusing a man of committing both rape and sexual abuse.
Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has signed a proclamation declaring March as Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Kentucky.