Over 150 cases of child abuse in the Scouts have now been reported — and it’s only likely to get worse
The Crown decides, no investigation despite 12,000 signatures calling for the suicide verdict to be reopened.
The Scottish government has announced its own inquiry into abuse of children in institutions. After protests, its remit was extended to private boarding schools.
“Children being violated, raped and tortured — some in the very building in which we now sit.”
Essex Police are investigating 29 officers as the force undergoes an inquiry into its handling of 49 child abuse cases between 2011 and 2015.
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 Crown Court heard a group of “seemingly respectable” people subjected young children to sexual and physical abuse, including forcing them to attend sex parties.
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In sentencing, the judge described the offences as “tinged with sadism”.
Lord Janner ‘raped and tortured young boys INSIDE Parliament’ claims Simon Danczuk MP
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.
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Judge Howard Crowson told Lakey: “You used subtle persuasion and flattery, encouraging each boy to take his first tentative sexual steps with you.”
At the time of the allegations involving the images of children Thomas Nightingale was a teacher
The offender, who it’s believed has a crown tattoo on his right hand, pulled alongside his victim in a car before exposing himself.
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.
“In another account, he said he was abused at a chiropractors and all 10 defendants assaulted him variously at parties and at homes.”
Nov 2014: A court has heard that paedophile Suffolk doctor Myles Bradbury was involved in church and scout groups.
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.
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.
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
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.
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….
Detectives revealed prominent figures who are “well known” will be quizzed “imminently” into allegations of institutionalised sex offences on the island
Detectives looking into fresh historical allegations against Labour peer at centre of controversy over 22 alleged offences in England
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