Portland Public Schools Failed to Protect Students from Predatory Teachers

By Peter Janci on May 16, 2018

A scathing report published last week describes the failure of Portland Public Schools (PPS) to keep its students safe from sexual predators. After The Oregonian’s expose into educator Mitch Whitehurst’s ... VIEW MORE

Deputies: Lake Oswego bus driver arrested on child pornography charges

By Peter Janci on May 2, 2018

Article from KPTV.com. LAKE OSWEGO, OR – A Lake Oswego school district bus driver has been arrested on child pornography charges on Tuesday. Michel Harmon, 40, was taken to court on federal charges ... VIEW MORE

Cardinal George Pell will face trial on sex-offense charges

By Peter Janci on May 2, 2018

Article from The Washington Post. SYDNEY — Cardinal George Pell was ordered by an Australian magistrate to face trial over sexual abuse allegations, a decision that may make him the most senior ... VIEW MORE

#ME2CSA Review: New Anonymous Reporting Site for Victims of Sex Abuse

By Peter Janci on April 26, 2018

  NOTE: This article provides an informational review of #ME2CSA; it is not an endorsement and Crew Janci LLP is not affiliated with #ME2CSA.  Furthermore, this article is for informational purposes ... VIEW MORE

The LDS Church’s New Guidelines on Abuse Fall Short

By Andria Seo on April 10, 2018

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced last week that it had updated its guidelines on preventing and responding to abuse. The announcement came shortly after a woman’s ... VIEW MORE

ADVENTIST CHURCH SUED FOR “PASSING TRASH”: Victim of Sex Abuse Sues, Alleges Church Changed Perpetrator’s Title and Abuse Continued

By Peter Janci on March 30, 2018

March 30, 2018 Portland, Oregon – A new child sexual abuse lawsuit was filed today in Portland, Oregon against the Seventh-day Adventist Church.  The suit alleges that the regional governing body – ... VIEW MORE

Saginaw Church Records, Computers Seized In Probe Of Abuse Allegations

By Peter Janci on March 29, 2018

Article from Cruxnow.com. SAGINAW, Michigan – The news that law enforcement authorities served the Saginaw Diocese with a search warrant March 22 was “distressing and disheartening for the greater community and ... VIEW MORE

Former Church Instructor Arrested For Child Sex Assault; McKinney Police Urge Parents To Speak With Children In Suspect’s Care

By Peter Janci on March 29, 2018

Article from McKinney Courier-Gazette. McKinney police arrested 22-year-old Noel Anderson Friday on a charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child after Anderson admitted to sexually assaulting four children between 2 and ... VIEW MORE

Christopher Rosario, Bend Ex-Massage Therapist Pleads No Contest to Sex Abuse

By Peter Janci on March 27, 2018

Article from KTVZ.com. BEND, Ore. – Two years after a worker at Bend’s Massage Envy was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting three clients during massage sessions, Christopher Rosario has agreed to ... VIEW MORE

Juan C. Avendano: East Aurora Elementary School Teacher Charged With Child Sex Abuse

By Peter Janci on March 22, 2018

Article from ABC7Chicago. AURORA, Ill. – Kane County prosecutors have charged an East Aurora School District 131 teacher with sexual abuse and assault of two children under the age of 13. Prosecutors ... VIEW MORE

Former Oregon Teacher Pleads Guilty To 9 Sex Abuse Charges

By Peter Janci on March 15, 2018

Article from KEZI.com. SALEM, OR – A former Salem-Keizer teacher has pleaded guilty to nine child sexual abuse charges. The Statesman Journal reported Thursday that 40-year-old Shane Ross had been arrested in ... VIEW MORE

Corvallis Public Works Employee Arrested on 42 Counts of Sexual Abuse

By on March 8, 2018

Article from Corvallis Gazette-Times. A city of Corvallis Public Works employee was booked into the Benton County Jail on Monday on 42 counts of sexual abuse. Richard Leroy Knudson, who lives in ... VIEW MORE

Former Teaching Aide Sentenced to Prison For Abusing Students in Oregon City Pool

By Peter Janci on March 7, 2018

In February of 2016 CrewJanci.com posted about, James McGlothlin, a former Oregon City School District teaching aide who was charged with producing child pornography. Last Friday, The Oregonian reported McGlothlin ... VIEW MORE

Accused child molester volunteered with Boy Scouts, Big Brothers Big Sisters in St. Louis

By Peter Janci on March 1, 2018

Article from St. Louis Post-Dispatch. St. Louis, MO – A man charged last week with sexually abusing children and possession of child pornography had volunteered with the Boy Scouts at a ... VIEW MORE

Sex Trafficking: DHS takes efforts to help foster kids that fall victim

By Peter Janci on March 1, 2018

Article from KPTV.com. PORTLAND, OR – The Oregon Department of Human Services is ramping up efforts to help foster kids who are victims of sex trafficking. Caseworkers say it’s a problem they can’t ... VIEW MORE

Wisconsin inmate sentenced in Portland sex crimes

By Peter Janci on February 24, 2018

Article from KOIN.com. PORTLAND, Ore. – Multnomah County prosecutors have resolved their first case connected to the Portland Police Bureau’s Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI). In the 2015, the Portland Police Bureau completed an ... VIEW MORE

MEDFORD, OR: Daycare owner, Andrew Joseph Conaway arrested for sexually abusing children

By Peter Janci on February 24, 2018

Article from KPTV.com. MEDFORD, OR (KPTV) –A daycare owner in Medford was arrested on sex abuse charges involving children who were in his care, according to police. Andrew Joseph Conaway, 32, was ... VIEW MORE

After Defending, Pope Francis Sends a Sexual Crime Investigator to Chile

By Peter Janci on February 11, 2018

Pope Francis caused an uproar last month when he visited Chile and vigorously defended Chilean Bishop Juan Barros, who has been accused of protecting a pedophile priest. Pope Francis has ... VIEW MORE

Former YMCA camp counselor gets 3 1/2 years for assaulting teen girl

By Peter Janci on February 8, 2018

Article from the Statesman Journal. A Monmouth man was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl when he worked as a YMCA camp counselor at ... VIEW MORE

Ex-teacher accused of sex abuse

By Peter Janci on February 8, 2018

Article from The Dalles Chronicle. Robert Weems, 42, a former substitute teacher in School District 21 and a former track and wrestling coach at the middle school, was arrested Friday and ... VIEW MORE