June 2015

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Over 150 cases of child abuse in the Scouts have now been reported — and it’s only likely to get worse

Over 150 cases of child abuse in the Scouts have now been reported — and it’s only likely to get worse


Crown Office rules out FAI into death of SNP activist Willie McRae

The Crown decides, no investigation despite 12,000 signatures calling for the suicide verdict to be reopened.


Police files on child sex abuse at Gordonstoun school have vanished | Society | The Guardian

The Scottish government has announced its own inquiry into abuse of children in institutions. After protests, its remit was extended to private boarding schools.


Janner ‘violated, raped & tortured’ children on Westminster Palace estate, MP alleges

“Children being violated, raped and tortured — some in the very building in which we now sit.”


Essex Police: 25 officers suspended, handling of child sex abuse cases investigated

Essex Police are investigating 29 officers as the force undergoes an inquiry into its handling of 49 child abuse cases between 2011 and 2015.


Labour’s Lord Janner linked to University College School where teachers abused boys

Lord Janner, the 86-year-old peer, a flamboyant amateur magician ennobled by Tony Blair, is at the centre of heated public debate over claims that for decades he was a prolific abuser of young boys.


Norwich child sex abuse case: Six women facing charges

Norwich Crown Court heard a group of “seemingly respectable” people subjected young children to sexual and physical abuse, including forcing them to attend sex parties.


Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry: Cardinal Seán Brady admits ‘shroud of secrecy’ over Church sex abuse inquiry

New inquiry: Catholic church coverups paedophile priests in Ireland.


Rotherham child sex abuse: 300 new ‘suspects’ – Telegraph

How authorities turned a blind eye to exploitation of 1,400 children. MPs warns of ‘more Rotherhams to be found’ after Ofsted failings


Marcus Marcussen victims sue council over ‘sadistic’ teacher – BBC News

In sentencing, the judge described the offences as “tinged with sadism”.

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Lord Janner ‘raped and tortured young boys INSIDE Parliament’ claims Simon Danczuk MP

Lord Janner ‘raped and tortured young boys INSIDE Parliament’ claims Simon Danczuk MP


Child Sex Abuse: ‘Cover-Up At Highest Level’

The Bassetlaw MP said: “The fear that those of us who are campaigning have is that progress is slow. We have yet to see any national politician prosecuted.


Norfolk ‘paedophile ring’ case: Key defendant declines evidence – BBC news

Norfolk ‘paedophile ring’ case: Key defendant declines evidence – BBC news


Headteacher Anne Lakey jailed for eight years for sex with underage male pupils

Judge Howard Crowson told Lakey: “You used subtle persuasion and flattery, encouraging each boy to take his first tentative sexual steps with you.”


Primary teacher Thomas Nightingale caught in web sting had sick child abuse pics and asked for images of ’10-year-old girl’ – Manchester Evening News

At the time of the allegations involving the images of children Thomas Nightingale was a teacher


Man with crown tattoo performs sex act in front of girl, 9, in Ashton-Under-Lyne – Manchester Evening News

The offender, who it’s believed has a crown tattoo on his right hand, pulled alongside his victim in a car before exposing himself.


Max Clifford could face fresh charges over new sex allegations | Daily Mail Online

The CPS has received a full file of evidence following the arrest of a 72-year-old man in Peterborough on 12 March in relation to Operation Yewtree.


Abused children in Norfolk were ‘sexual playthings’ – BBC News

The prosecutor said the defendants appeared “normal and respectable” and showed a veneer of respectability.


Boy gives evidence at Norfolk child abuse trial

“In another account, he said he was abused at a chiropractors and all 10 defendants assaulted him variously at parties and at homes.”


Marie Black case: Norwich child sex abuse trial hears police investigated social workers

Social workers were investigated by police after it emerged that key files relating to an alleged paedophile ring were doctored, a court has heard.


Nov 2014: ‘Unforgivable’ paedophile doctor Myles Bradbury involved in church and scout groups

Nov 2014: A court has heard that paedophile Suffolk doctor Myles Bradbury was involved in church and scout groups.


Paedophile Doctor Has Jail Term Slashed

A children’s doctor who abused 18 boys in his care at a Cambridge hospital has had his 22-year jail sentence reduced to 16 years.


Pope Creates Tribunal for Bishop Negligence in Child Sexual Abuse Cases

ROME — Pope Francis has approved the creation of a Vatican tribunal for judging bishops accused of covering up or failing to act in cases of child sexual abuse by priests, an unprecedented step long demanded by victims in the more than three decades that the Roman Catholic Church has publicly dealt with the abuse scandal.


Rebuked: Ministers join child protection campaigners in denouncing judge’s suggestion that migrants can hit children

Ministers join campaigners in rebuking Mrs Justice Pauffley’s comments. Judge suggested that migrants can hit children because of culture context. Government spokesman said there should be ‘no exceptions’ over abuse


Judge attacked over ‘excuse’ for child abuse

The NSPCC and children’s campaigners have condemned a judge’s remarks that police and social workers should make an allowance for “cultural context” when investigating allegations of physical abuse by parents.


Greater Manchester Police chief under investigation for alleged attempt to pervert the course of justice

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/greater-manchester-police-chief-under-9414042 Three police officers – including one of GMP’s top officers- are under investigation for allegedly trying to get a case against another officer suspected of theft dropped….


Jersey child sex abuse: Thirteen celebrities, politicians and sports stars among dozens to be questioned

Detectives revealed prominent figures who are “well known” will be quizzed “imminently” into allegations of institutionalised sex offences on the island


Lord Janner: Scottish police investigating new child sex abuse claims

Detectives looking into fresh historical allegations against Labour peer at centre of controversy over 22 alleged offences in England


Headteacher accused of abusing boys was sexual predator, court told

Anne Lakey, 55, who is alleged to have had sex with two underage boys while working as a teacher, denies 13 counts of indecent assault

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