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Tech Dog Sniffs out crucial Evidence in Queensland Child Abuse bust

Tech Dog Sniffs out crucial Evidence in Queensland Child Abuse bust

A police dog has sniffed out electronic hard drives, phones and laptops allegedly used by a Queensland man to chat with children online in a sexual manner and share child abuse material. Australian Federal Police officers raided the man’s home in Ipswich, south-west of Brisbane, on May 19 after a tip-off from authorities in the US

Wausau Woman who left 3-year-old Alone while Partying with friends Sentenced in Neglect Case

Wausau Woman who left 3-year-old Alone while Partying with friends Sentenced in Neglect Case

A Wausau mother accused of repeatedly abusing her children and allowing her boyfriend to abuse their infant daughter will avoid prison time if she successfully completes three years of probation. Kassandra Meloy, 30, was given a withheld sentence earlier this month in Marathon County Circuit Court after reaching a plea deal in two separate cases. She was convicted Aug. 5 on charges of child neglect and bail jumping

Illinois Bill could Help Teachers see Warning Signs of Grooming, Sexual Abuse in Schools

Illinois Bill could Help Teachers see Warning Signs of Grooming, Sexual Abuse in Schools

One in ten students experience sexual misconduct by school personnel by the time they graduate from high school.

Taiwanese Cartoonist Prosecuted for public Depiction of Child Sexual Abuse

Taiwanese Cartoonist Prosecuted for public Depiction of Child Sexual Abuse

A famed Taiwanese cartoonist is being prosecuted for sharing a comic depicting herself and her husband “tasting” their infant son’s genitals, reported UDN on Wednesday. Though the couple in question denied accusations of sexual assault during an official investigation, the artist and her husband face 7 years or more in jail after causing online uproar. The cartoonist posted the comic on her Facebook page in June and immediately received so much backlash that she deleted it

Couple Arrested on a litany of Drug, DUI, and Child Abuse Charges after traffic stop

Couple Arrested on a litany of Drug, DUI, and Child Abuse Charges after traffic stop

A Safford couple was arrested and booked into the Graham County Adult Detention Facility on a number of drug, DUI, and child abuse charges after being pulled over for a traffic violation in the early morning hours of Aug. 10. During the traffic stop, the officer noted the child appeared to have a medical condition. When the child’s father arrived on the scene, the father advised the injury had occurred about a month prior when the child while in the care of Higgs 

Police: Bethesda Teacher Arrested for Sexual Abuse of Student

Police: Bethesda Teacher Arrested for Sexual Abuse of Student

The man is accused of sexually abusing a female student while he was a teacher and rowing coach at Walt Whitman High School between May and June of 2018.

Sexual Violence in Australia is both Rife and Underreported

Sexual Violence in Australia is both Rife and Underreported

NEARLY three million adult Australians have experienced sexual violence during their lifetime, including sexual assault or child sexual abuse, yet only 13 per cent of survivors report these crimes to police.

Gibson Referred to Grand Jury for Child Abuse Charges

Gibson Referred to Grand Jury for Child Abuse Charges

Two suspects facing child sexual abuse charges have moved forward in the court system with one being referred to the grand jury and another scheduled for a preliminary hearing. The case of Tommy Gibson, 41, of Madisonville, was referred to a grand jury after he appeared in court on Friday for 10 counts of first-degree sodomy with a victim younger than 12-years-old, 11 counts of first-degree sexual abuse with victim younger than 12-years-old and five counts of incest with a victim under 12-years-old

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