Will this be the year state gets law to help kids report sex abuse?

By Peter Janci on February 1, 2018

Article from KOMONews.com. OLYMPIA, Wash. — A survivor of childhood sexual abuse hopes the third time is the charm in trying to get her bill through the state Legislature. “Erin’s Law” would ... VIEW MORE

Jury finds former Astoria high school wrestling coach guilty of sex crimes

By Peter Janci on January 13, 2018

Article from KCBY.com. ASTORIA, Ore. – A former Astoria High School wrestling coach was found guilty of first-degree sex abuse and first-degree unlawful sexual penetration this week. Gary Salvador Medina, 42, was ... VIEW MORE

Prineville man sentenced to 54 years in abuse case

By Peter Janci on January 12, 2018

Article from KTVZ.com. PRINEVILLE, Ore. – A Crook County judge sentenced a 38-year-old Prineville man to more than 54 years in prison Thursday after a jury found him guilty on 15 counts ... VIEW MORE

Navy Recruiter Arrested For Molesting Teen: Sheriff

By Peter Janci on January 10, 2018

Sean Kelly, 27, is accused of sexually abusing a Clackamas County high school girl while he worked as a US Navy recruiter in June 2017. Article from Patch.com. BEAVERTON, OR — A ... VIEW MORE

Ann Kuroki, Idaho Basketball Coach Arrested For Having Sex With Teen Student

By Peter Janci on January 8, 2018

Article from International Business Times. A female basketball coach from Gooding, Idaho, was arrested Friday for indulging in sexual activity with a minor student after the police received a tip regarding ... VIEW MORE

Police: Roseburg attorney arrested, charged with multiple sex crimes

By Peter Janci on January 5, 2018

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Roseburg attorney faces accusations he repeatedly raped a teenage girl has been arrested and charged with multiple sex crimes, Oregon State Police report. On January 3, detectives ... VIEW MORE

Beaverton police: Man arrested for sexually abusing girls; more victims possible

By Peter Janci on January 3, 2018

Article from KPTV.com. BEAVERTON, OR – A man was arrested for sexually abusing girls and detectives believe there may be additional victims, according to Beaverton police. Fernando Manual Lugo-Gongora, 32, was indicted Tuesday ... VIEW MORE

Senior volunteer accused of abusing 2 kids at southern Oregon school

By Peter Janci on January 3, 2018

Article from KGW.com. MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A former classroom volunteer charged with sexually abusing a kindergarten student in southern Oregon has been now been accused of having a second victim. Sgt. ... VIEW MORE

Quran instructor arrested, accused of sexually abusing girls in Tigard

By Peter Janci on December 22, 2017

Article from KATU.com. TIGARD, Ore. – A Corvallis man who taught private Quran lessons has been arrested for sex abuse. Muhammad L. Hasan, 50, was arrested this week on eight counts of ... VIEW MORE

Six Mormon families suing LDS church over alleged cover up of child sexual abuse

By Peter Janci on December 18, 2017

Article from KATU.com. SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) – A group of families are suing the LDS church, alleging it covered up child sex abuse by another member in West Virginia. A total ... VIEW MORE

LDS church responds to questions about interviews with children, sexual topics

By Peter Janci on December 14, 2017

Article from KUTV.com. SALT LAKE CITY — An online movement, including a petition, asking the LDS church to change its practice of interviewing children about sexual matters, drew a response from the ... VIEW MORE

Local elementary school volunteer arrested for sexual abuse

By Peter Janci on December 14, 2017

Article from KOBI5.com. WHITE CITY, Ore. – A local elementary school volunteer was arrested for sexually contacting a kindergartener at a White City school. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said 72-year-old Jerry ... VIEW MORE

NEW LAWSUIT: Local Fire Department Sued for Sexual Abuse of Young Girl in Junior Firefighter Program

By Peter Janci on December 1, 2017

Corvallis, Oregon – A new lawsuit filed today in Corvallis, Oregon alleges that a local Fire Department negligently allowed the sexual abuse of a young girl by one of its firefighters. The ... VIEW MORE

Lewd suspect enters plea

By Peter Janci on November 30, 2017

Article from BonnerCountyDailyBee.com. SANDPOINT, IDAHO — A convicted child molester charged with sexually abusing a Bonner County boy over an extended period of time entered an Alford plea to an amended ... VIEW MORE

3 Massage Envy therapists accused of sex assault in Oregon since 2012

By Peter Janci on November 28, 2017

Article from KGW.com. A national investigation into sex abuse allegations at the massage spa chain sheds light on alleged assaults at Oregon Massage Envy locations. Warning: Graphic content PORTLAND, Ore. – KGW has ... VIEW MORE

Victor Vieth opens up on USA swimming sexual abuse review

By Peter Janci on November 27, 2017

Article from SwimSwam. Nearly four years after Gunderson Health published its 125-page report on the USA Swimming SafeSport program, Victor Vieth, Executive Director of the Gunderson National Child Protection Training Center has opened up on what ... VIEW MORE

Priest accused of sex abuse now Newport psychologist

By Peter Janci on November 22, 2017

Article from The Providence Journal. Rev. Christopher Cunningham, facing 2 civil lawsuits, practices at Seaside Psychological Services on Bellevue Avenue. He was licensed by the Rhode Island Department of Health in ... VIEW MORE