Lincoln City sports coach investigated for sexual abuse

By Peter Janci on March 20, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. A 22-year-old man known in the Lincoln City area as a coach of youth basketball, football and baseball has been arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse, authorities ... VIEW MORE

Woman sexually abused by her father to cycle 500km in support of child sex victims

By Peter Janci on March 17, 2017

Article from The Canberra Times. When one seven-year-old sought comfort from her father after a bad dream, reality became far worse than the nightmare. Hayley Blease suffered sexual abuse at the hands of ... VIEW MORE

Priest took photos of boys’ sexual abuse, 26th Guam clergy lawsuit alleges

By Peter Janci on March 16, 2017

Article from USA Today. HAGATNA, Guam — One of two additional clergy sex abuse lawsuits filed Wednesday said a now-deceased priest kept nude photos of “numerous altar boys” and priests “committing ... VIEW MORE

Fort Collins teacher accused of child sex assault pleads guilty

By Peter Janci on March 15, 2017

Article from the Coloradoan. The Fort Collins teacher charged with child sex assault has entered an amended guilty plea and will be sentenced in May. Dean McCollum, 44, a Bauder Elementary School teacher ... VIEW MORE

Part of Explorer probe handed off by LMPD

By Peter Janci on March 14, 2017

Article from courier-journal Commonwealth’s Attorney Tom Wine said Saturday the Louisville Metro police department’s Public Integrity Unit last month provided his office with some information about its probe of the Youth Explorer ... VIEW MORE

OR mental health worker arrested in child porn case

By Peter Janci on March 13, 2017

Article from KOIN 6. Kent S. Hill, 54, of Corvallis faces multiple child abuse charges PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Benton County mental health worker was arrested in a child pornography investigation ... VIEW MORE

Victims, Roman Catholic Church spar over NY sex abuse bill

By Peter Janci on March 9, 2017

Article from StarTribune. ALBANY, N.Y. — New York legislation to relax one of the nation’s most restrictive statutes of limitations on child molestation victims continues to stall under pressure from the ... VIEW MORE

Overbrook church, sex offender named in sexual abuse lawsuit

By Peter Janci on March 8, 2017

Article from Case to be reviewed in Osage County District Court on Monday An Overbrook church is being sued for allegedly aiding and abetting the sexual abuse of two children. A court ... VIEW MORE

Volunteer officer, Boy Scout troop leader charged with raping boy

By Peter Janci on March 8, 2017

Article from OLMSTED FALLS, Ohio — An Ohio volunteer auxiliary police officer who is also a Boy Scouts of America troop leader has been charged with rape, police said. Aaron Robertson, ... VIEW MORE

Deputies: Man broke into home, sexually assaulted 9-year-old girl while she was asleep

By Peter Janci on March 2, 2017

Article from KATU. CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore. — A woman told KATU News her 9-year-old daughter sound asleep in her room when a stranger broke in and sexually assaulted her. She said her two ... VIEW MORE

Grammy-Award Winning Portland Jazz Musician and Educator Charged With Sex Abuse

By Peter Janci on February 28, 2017

Article from Willamette Week. The Grammy-award winning jazz musician and educator Thara Memory was indicted by the Multnomah County District Attorney’s office Friday on eight counts of sexual abuse in the ... VIEW MORE

Warrenton man accused of sexually abusing teenage boy

By Peter Janci on February 27, 2017

Article from KATU. CLATSOP COUNTY, Ore. — A 24-year-old Warrenton man is accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy who he got to know through community activities. Clatsop County deputies began an in ... VIEW MORE

Grants Pass pastor arrested on sex abuse charges

By Peter Janci on February 24, 2017

Article from KTVL. GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass authorities have arrested a Grants Pass man following allegations of sexual abuse. Michael Lewis, 51, was reportedly a pastor at now defunct Christ ... VIEW MORE

Oregon band teacher arrested again in child sex abuse case

By Peter Janci on February 24, 2017

Article from KATU. EUGENE, Ore. — A middle school band teacher in western Oregon has been arrested for the second time this month on child sexual abuse charges. The Register-Guard reports that ... VIEW MORE

Catholic church claims ‘seismic shift’ after child sexual abuse scandals

By Peter Janci on February 24, 2017

Article from The Guardian. Church says standards body will mean better accountability, consistency and public transparency on its dealing with children The Catholic church says it has made a seismic shift in ... VIEW MORE

Danish man charged with ordering the sexual abuse of 346 children

By Peter Janci on February 23, 2017

Article from Independent. It is thought to be world’s biggest case of on-demand sexual assaults committed over the internet A Danish man has been charged with ordering the sexual abuse of 346 Filipino ... VIEW MORE

Union Local High School Teacher Faces Criminal Sexual Abuse Charge

By Peter Janci on February 22, 2017

Article from The Intelligencer. BELMONT — The Belmont County Prosecutor’s Office released more information Friday about allegations of inappropriate conduct against a Union Local School District teacher. According to the prosecutor’s office, ... VIEW MORE

Former Boston priest pleads not guilty to Maine sex abuse charges

By Peter Janci on February 21, 2017

Article from Portland Press Herald. Ronald Paquin, who was a key figure in the Boston Catholic Church scandal, is charged with 29 counts involving two boys he brought to Kennebunk in ... VIEW MORE