Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Tag Archives: child abuse

Lincolnshire man jailed for child sexual offences

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LINCOLNSHIRE: Craig Lewis, 54, of Cranwell Village, Lincolnshire, was sentenced at Sheffield Crown Court yesterday morning (Thursday 14 December) after being found guilty of child grooming, sexual assault and causing a child to watch a sex act. An investigation was launched into Lewis in December 2016 after an anonymous referral ...

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Child Abuse: Prevent it before it occurs

Child Abuse

Child abuse can happen to children of any race, socioeconomic group, religion or culture. It can be in physical, emotional, verbal, or sexual form. Child abuse is of many types. It can also result from neglect. It can emotionally damage our kids. We teach our young children all sorts of ways to keep themselves safe. We teach our kids about smoke alarms and how to escape a fire. We teach our children how to cross the ...

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Australia and Catholic Church Failed Abused Children

Advocates on Friday outside Government House in Canberra

SYDNEY: A royal commission investigating the sexual abuse of children in Australia found Friday that the nation was gripped by an epidemic dating back decades, with tens of thousands of children sexually abused in schools, religious organizations and other institutions. The commission, the highest form of investigation in Australia, urged ...

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84% of grooming gang members Asian, Think tank say

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LONDON: The vast majority of men convicted of child grooming gang offences in Britain are Asian, according to think tank Quilliam. The new research found differences in the ways in which pedophiles from different ethnic backgrounds operate. Quilliam’s report claims that the “regressive left” denies the problem exists “and threatens ...

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200 held over child sex abuse on live streams

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British police officers arrested 188 people in a single week over allegations of online child sex abuse – and say that livestreaming platforms are becoming the platform of choice for sex offenders. Officers reported the spike in arrests after a week of “intensification” which saw forces across the UK swoop ...

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California teen admits to molesting 50 children: police

Joseph Hayden Boston

LOUISVILLE: A California teenager charged with sexually assaulting two young boys, admitted to molesting as many as 50 children over the past eight years in the state, according to police. Joseph Hayden Boston, 18, was arrested on Saturday (Dec 2) when his mother brought him to a police station after ...

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YouTube Search Autofill Surfaced Disturbing Child Sex Results

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YouTube has been working hard lately to fix issues around child exploitation and abuse. The Google-owned video service revamped its policies and their enforcement around videos featuring minors or family-friendly characters in disturbing situations. Over the weekend, the company promised a crackdown on inappropriate comments on kid-friendly videos in response ...

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Swiss probe rape allegation against Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski

ZURICH: A former German actress and model has told Swiss authorities that film director Roman Polanski raped her at his mountain chalet in 1972 when she was 15 years old, local prosecutors said on Wednesday. A lawyer for the 84-year-old French-Polish film director said he was aware of the allegation ...

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British scientist pleads guilty to 137 online sex abuse charges

Matthew Falder

BIRMINGHAM: A British scientist pleaded guilty to 137 criminal offences involving online abuse, including encouraging the rape of a four-year-old boy, the National Crime Agency said in a statement. Matthew Falder, 28, who dubbed himself “666devil” and “evilmind” online, blackmailed many of his 50 victims into sending “severe abuse images” ...

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