Ex-members say church uses power, lies to keep grip on kids

By Peter Janci on November 14, 2017

Article from msn.com. SPINDALE, North Carolina — As a court-appointed advocate for two foster boys, it was Nancy Burnette’s job to ensure they were in good hands. So as part of ... VIEW MORE

Taekwondo instructor arrested for sex abuse, detectives seek more victims

By Peter Janci on November 13, 2017

Article from KPTV.com. BEAVERTON, OR – Detectives are searching for more victims after a Beaverton man was arrested on charges of sex abuse. Shuddhodan Man Ranjit, 51, turned himself into the Washington ... VIEW MORE

Woodburn man sentenced to 50 years in prison for sexually assaulting child

By Peter Janci on November 3, 2017

Article from KGW.com. A Woodburn man was sentenced to 50 years in prison Thursday after pleading guilty to sodomizing a girl under the age of 12 over the course of three ... VIEW MORE

How School Districts Can Protect Students In Wake Of Teacher Serial Sex Abuse Case

By Peter Janci on November 1, 2017

Article from NewsOne.com. Maryland prosecutors doubled the number of students allegedly assaulted by an HIV positive ex-teacher to 42. A particularly shocking case of an HIV positive teacher accused of sexually preying ... VIEW MORE

Australian filmmaker gets 10-year sentence for sexually abusing boys, some of whom he met as a Mormon leader

By Peter Janci on October 31, 2017

Article from The Salt Lake Tribune Darran Scott, 53, directed ‘Spirit of the Game,’ about LDS missionaries playing basketball in Australia. An Australian filmmaker who made a movie about basketball-playing Mormon missionaries ... VIEW MORE

Day care suspended after two infant deaths in two years

By Peter Janci on October 23, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. Portland police are investigating the Oct. 6 death of a 10-month-old boy found unresponsive at a Northeast Portland day care where another infant died last year. State regulators ... VIEW MORE

Substitute gym teacher found guilty of abusing 6 girls over one day

By Peter Janci on October 21, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. A retired Portland Public Schools teacher was found guilty Friday of sexually touching six Oregon City middle school students while he was substituting as their gym teacher ... VIEW MORE

McKayla Maroney Says Dr. Larry Nassar Molested Her in #MeToo Post

By Peter Janci on October 20, 2017

Article from NBCNews.com. Olympic gold-medal gymnast McKayla Maroney said Wednesday that she was repeatedly molested by Dr. Larry Nassar, who is accused of sexually assaulting more than 100 patients under the ... VIEW MORE

Former Fresno Adventist Academy teacher arrested on child molestation charges

By Peter Janci on October 19, 2017

Article from abc30.com. FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — A former Fresno teacher is now in police custody in Florida. He is believed to have been on the run after facing several charges ... VIEW MORE

Sheriff: Basketball coach in Beaverton arrested for sexually abusing girl; more victims possible

By Peter Janci on October 18, 2017

Article from KPTV.com. BEAVERTON, OR  – A basketball coach in Beaverton is accused of sexually abusing a teenage girl, and detectives believe there may be more victims. The investigation into Laurence Metz, ... VIEW MORE

Former Virginia youth softball coach arrested on 34 sexual assault charges

By Peter Janci on October 17, 2017

Article from WTKR.com. CULPEPER, Va. – A woman from Stanley, Virginia has been arrested on 34 charges related to sexual assaults in Orange County. Cathy S. Rothgeb, 57, was arrested October 13 ... VIEW MORE

Florida school district blamed third-graders who were molested

By Peter Janci on October 12, 2017

Article from msn.com. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — For a dozen years, the Palm Beach County School District insisted that four third-grade girls bore the responsibility for allowing their teacher to molest ... VIEW MORE

Portland teacher indicted, accused of touching students

By Peter Janci on October 10, 2017

Article from KGW.com PORTLAND, Ore. — A Portland middle school science teacher has been indicted on harassment charges that accuse him of “offensively touching” three young people. News outlets reported that a ... VIEW MORE

LAWSUIT: Three Portland Men File $21 Million Lawsuit Against Boy Scouts for Allowing Abuse by “Pied Piper” Scout Leader

By Peter Janci on October 4, 2017

Portland, Oregon– Three former Portland Boy Scouts filed a $21 million lawsuit today against the Boy Scouts of America and its local chapter (Cascade Pacific Council). The suit, filed in Multnomah ... VIEW MORE

Scout volunteer indicted on 6 sex abuse felonies involving 10-year-old boy

By Peter Janci on October 4, 2017

Article from AL.com. A cub scout volunteer has been indicted on six felony charges in the reported sex abuse of a young boy earlier this year. Justin Aaron Conn, 22, was initially ... VIEW MORE

Ex-school aide sentenced to 100 years for child sex abuse

By Peter Janci on September 29, 2017

Article from Fox News. UPPER MARLBORO, Md. –  A former elementary school aide and volunteer in a suburb of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to 100 years in prison on his ... VIEW MORE

Sixth Hamilton High Student Files Sexual Assault Claim, Staff Reassigned

By Peter Janci on September 29, 2017

Article from Campus Safety Magazine. Six lawsuits have been filed against the Chandler United School District, claiming officials knew of sexual abuse by football players but did not report it. The family ... VIEW MORE

Milton-Freewater man charged with 50 counts of sex crimes

By Peter Janci on September 28, 2017

Judge sets bail at $2.5 million MILTON-FREEWATER — Jeffrey Allen Pierce of Milton-Freewater pleaded not guilty Wednesday afternoon to 50 counts of sex crimes. The Umatilla County District Attorney’s Office alleged Pierce ... VIEW MORE