Pope Revives Sexual Abuse Commission Amid Criticism of Vatican

Author: JASON HOROWITZ ROME — After his spirited defense of a Chilean bishop accused of covering up sexual abuse prompted the greatest crisis of his pontificate, Pope Francis reactivated an abuse commission on Saturday that had lapsed into dormancy. It was the latest...

Lake County Food Truck Frenzy

Author Wendy Petera On April 21, 2018, the Exchange Club of Grayslake is hosting the 2nd Annual Lake County Food Truck Frenzy, a fundraising event for the Prevention of Child Abuse. Whether you are a foodie, considering hiring a food truck for your wedding, office or...

Athletes Vow to Keep Fighting in Doctor Sex-Abuse Scandal

Author; AP Press CHARLOTTE, Mich. — The worst sex-abuse case in sports history ended Monday with a third long prison sentence for Larry Nassar, and his victims vowed to keep fighting for accountability in the scandal that upended the gymnastics world and raised alarms...

Give it up

Giving up spanking for 40 days will be the start of a healthier life for you and your children

Aurora priest charged with child abuse

Author Hannah Leone Alfredo Pedraza Arias was sentenced to 205 days in county jail with credit for time served after his guilty plea. With credit for time already spent in jail, Arias was set to be released Saturday morning, Attorney David Camic said. Kane County jail...

Child Abuse Studies

Taken From Children'shealth.org It's hard to imagine someone intentionally hurting a child. Yet nearly 1 million children are abused every year just in the United States alone. And these are only the reported incidents of child abuse — many more cases are unreported...

Former Principal Faces Sentencing on Child Porn Charges

Author: AP LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A former Kentucky high school principal is awaiting his child pornography sentence on federal charges related to uploading nude images, including pictures of a student whose cellphone he confiscated. Stephen Kyle Goodlett will be sentenced...

Man in Child Porn Video Case Charged in Detroit Sex Assaults

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. DETROIT — A man arrested in Alabama in connection with a sexually explicit video featuring a young girl is also charged in Detroit with sexually assaulting three young female relatives. Germaine Moore, 44, surrendered about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday...

Letter Suggests Pope Knew About Abuse Complaints, Despite Denials

Author ELISABETTA POVOLEDO ROME — Things keep getting worse for Pope Francis. Late last month, the pope reiterated his defense of a Chilean bishop, contending that he had never received any complaints that the prelate knew of abuse by the country’s most notorious...

Teen charged with molesting 17 kids at YMCA, elementary school

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. -- An Indiana high school student facing 22 new counts of child molestation appeared in court on Monday. Several family members of the 17 victims were in attendance, according to reports from CBS affiliate WLKY. 18-year-old Michael Begin is...

How Did It Go This Far?

The Turpin “house of horrors” in California is shocked the nation. How come no one noticed? How come no one did anything? We all get good at ignoring signs of child abuse. And that’s a problem.

Indiana teaching assistant accused of molesting 17 kids

Author: Assoc Press An 18-year-old southern Indiana man has been arrested on charges alleging he molested 17 children ages 3 to 7 while he worked at a YMCA and as an elementary school teaching assistant. Michael Begin Jr., of Jeffersonville, was charged with two...

CAN AN ALGORITHM TELL WHEN A CHILD IS IN DANGER?

Author  DAN HURLEY The call to Pittsburgh’s hotline for child abuse and neglect came in at 3:50 p.m. on the Wednesday after Thanksgiving 2016. Sitting in one of 12 cubicles, in a former factory now occupied by the Allegheny County Police Department and the back...

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