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3-YO Boy Brutally Beaten, Raped

Posted by Sandra On May - 27 - 2014 Comments Off

Toddler Remains In Critical Condition

n-COUPLE-BEAT-BOY-largeA North Carolina couple faces felony child abuse charges in the brutal beating of a 3-year-old boy, who doctors say is now fighting for his life. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested Shamika Reaves, 23, and her boyfriend, 32-year-old Corey McCree, earlier this week after the woman’s son was beaten and sexually assaulted in a motel room where they lived. READ MORE HERE

Police Officer Charged With Child Molestation

Posted by Sandra On May - 27 - 2014 Comments Off

download(Memphis) A Memphis police officer charged with molesting a child is out of jail on bond. Steven Feinberg paid $40,000 to get out of jail Saturday. He’s accused of sexually abusing a girl for the last five years. According to the police report, the Department of Children’s Services got an anonymous tip that Feinberg was sexually abusing this girl. READ MORE HERE

Abandoned Newborn Found In Port Huron, MI

Posted by Sandra On May - 27 - 2014 Comments Off

Port Huron Police search for mother after an abandoned newborn baby is found

bildePORT HURON, MI – A newborn infant was left on a porch on 11th Street early Sunday morning and Port Huron Police are asking for your help in locating the missing mother. Police and EMS were contacted around 4:30 a.m. on May 25 after a neighbor found the baby wrapped in a bloody blanket. The infant was found freezing and taken to Port Huron Hospital for treatment. READ MORE HERE

Baby found on Port Huron porch early Sunday morning

Teen Charged With Killing 5-YO Child

Posted by Sandra On May - 23 - 2014 Comments Off

article-2637494-1E24B55200000578-176_634x789A Phoenix teenager is facing charges after a child he was babysitting was injured last weekend and later died. Justin Hoskins, 16, is behind bars and being charged as an adult after the five-year-old he was caring for, Ian Blair, was rushed to hospital with severe brain injuries before dying. Police say the teen originally was arrested Sunday on suspicion of child abuse and may face further charges following the child’s death on Wednesday. READ MORE HERE

Male Sex Abuse Survivors Speak Out

Posted by Sandra On May - 23 - 2014 Comments Off


images (1)It’s a horribly sexist and insensitive thing to say, especially to someone who has been sexually assaulted. Yet, it’s a common response, regardless of how wrong it actually is. It is estimated that one in six males are victims of sexual assault. According to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)54% of incidents are not reported to police, so it could even more. Although most sexual assault victims are female, males are much less likely to come forward and seek help and support. Male survivors often feel responsible for their assault / abuse or that they should have been “stronger” and able to stop it. In our society we’re told that “boys don’t cry” and that boys should “man up.” READ MORE HERE

Man Hid In Girl’s Closet, Raped Her At Night

Posted by Sandra On May - 22 - 2014 Comments Off

n-TRAPPEDINTHECLOSET-largeA North Carolina man has been arrested after police say he spent five days hiding in a 14-year-old girl’s closet and sexually assaulting her at night. Jarred Ashley Workman, 27, of Iredell County, was charged with 11 counts of statutory rape and five counts of statutory sex offense, according to WCNC. Authorities said Workman chatted with the teen on social media for about a month before deciding to meet up in the woods near the girl’s home. READ MORE HERE

FBI Searching for More Child Victims of Rapist

Posted by Sandra On May - 21 - 2014 Comments Off

Conn2014U.S. – The FBI is asking for the public’s help to identify victims of a suspected serial child predator who has been living in the Southeast United States. The female victims—some as young as 8 years old—may be unaware of what happened to them. Matthew John Coniglio, a 46-year-old U.S. citizen who was jailed in Savannah on April 10 for possession of child pornography, committed suicide on April 20 while incarcerated. At the time of his arrest, Coniglio worked as a sales representative for a food distribution company headquartered in Florida. READ MORE HERE

Child Rapist States “I Have A Demon In Me”

Posted by Sandra On May - 21 - 2014 Comments Off

25546825_BG3TULSA, Oklahoma - Police say several witnesses are able to link a registered sex offender to the rape of a 5-year-old child that took place Saturday morning in East Tulsa. The child’s mother walked in on the sexual assault after hearing her daughter crying, according to police. She found a man, who police say is Kyle Duane Hancock, sexually assaulting the child. The man escaped through a window, but police say they captured him later in the day. READ MORE HERE

Disturbing Video: Father Throws 2-YO Into Pool

Posted by Sandra On May - 20 - 2014 Comments Off

Video footage shows him throw his 23-month-old daughter Mia head first into a swimming pool

article-2631979-1DF9CBE700000578-703_634x286A father has been charged with child abuse after he threw his two-year-old daughter into a swimming pool to teach her a lesson. Shocking surveillance video captured the toddler being tossed into the water. Another woman, already in the water, races across to pluck the girl to safety before she sinks to the bottom. Corey McCarthy told police he threw the girl into the water because she had dropped a five-week-old puppy in the pool and it died. He said he wanted to teach her a lesson about playing around water. READ MORE HERE

Teacher Faces Jail Time For Grooming Girls Over Facebook

Posted by Sandra On May - 20 - 2014 Comments Off

article-2633031-1E02BF3300000578-794_306x452A pervert school teacher is facing jail after he was convicted of sexually abusing four teenage girls over Facebook. Alexander Thomas, 30, from Swindon, Wiltshire, used the social network site to groom the sixth form students – asking them to send him semi-naked photographs, a court heard. The PE and Business Studies teacher was convicted by a jury at Swindon Crown Court of five counts of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity while in a position of trust. He was bailed for sentencing on June 13. READ MORE HERE

Bullied Girl Commits Suicide

Posted by Sandra On May - 20 - 2014 Comments Off

Cora Delille hanged herself in her family’s Ohio home on May 10

article-2634094-1E0B601E00000578-40_634x565A 15-year-old girl who was bullied by classmates for years has killed herself after naming her tormenters in a suicide note and telling them: ‘Thanks for all the pain.’ Cora Delille’s body was found by a family member at their home in Pickerington, Ohio on May 10 after she hanged herself, Commander Matt Delp of Pickerington Police said. She left an emotional note giving a ‘myriad of reasons’ why she took her life, including classmates calling her names and feeling abandoned by her father and stepfather, he told MailOnline. ’There were complex issues,’ Delp explained. ‘She wrote about her home life and feeling unloved. Her mother and stepfather – the father she had known for 14 years – were getting a divorce. Her boyfriend had broken up with her the day before. There were many reasons.’ READ MORE HERE

Cannibal Arrested After Police Find Young Boy’s Head

Posted by Sandra On May - 20 - 2014 Comments Off

o-PAKISTAN-CANNIBAL-BROTHERS-570A man jailed for cannibalism has been rearrested after police found the head of a three-year-old boy in his home a year after his release. Mohammad Arif Ali and his brother Mohammad Farman Ali were first arrested back in 2011 after they were found to have disinterred bodies from a Bhakkar district graveyard and eaten parts of them, Pakistan’s Express newspaper reports. The pair were fined and jailed for two years but upon their release they returned to their home town of Darya Khan. READ MORE HERE

Child Pornographer Gets 240-Yrs For Raping Infant, 11-YO

Posted by Sandra On May - 16 - 2014 Comments Off

James O. Napier, 40, was sentenced on Tuesday for the horrific attacks on the two girls three years apart

article-2628383-1DD75E4F00000578-425_306x423A Cincinnati man described as an ‘enthusiastic participant’ in child pornography involving an 11-month-old and a nine-year-old showed no remorse on Tuesday as he was sentenced to 240-years behind bars. James O. Napier, 40, was ordered to pay $95,009 to his victims after being found guilty of recording a video of himself molesting the infant in November of 2009 and placing it online after having babysat the child. Napier, who was found in possession of 1,300 child pornography pictures and 550 videos, also videoed himself making the nine-year-old girl perform oral sex on him, which he also placed on the Internet. READ MORE HERE

Convicted Sex Offender Found Hiding Under Child’s Bed

Posted by Sandra On May - 16 - 2014 Comments Off

article-0-1DE819F800000578-419_306x423A convicted sex offender from Iowa faces felony charges after he was found hiding under a child’s bed.  The two charges were filed Tuesday for 33-year-old Julien Martell Skipper. He remains at the Scott County Jail.  Mr Skipper was found April 19 hiding at a neighbor’s apartment in Bettendorf as police investigated a disturbance call.  He was arrested at the time and charged with possession with intent to deliver and a parole violation. READ MORE HERE

Mother Charged With Repeated Rape of Her Two Children

Posted by Sandra On May - 16 - 2014 Comments Off

Mother ‘repeatedly raped her son and daughter when they were five and 11-years-old’

article-2200004-14E565CA000005DC-177_468x363A mother has been accused of repeatedly raping her two children ten years ago when they were aged five and 11. The son and daughter of A.M. – whose name is not being revealed to protect the victims’ identity – from Portland, Oregon, turned herself in after her children went to police to give ‘detailed statements’ about rapes and sexual assaults they allegedly suffered at her hands. Murfreesboro Police Department arrested the 50-year-old after an eight-month investigation. READ MORE HERE

VIDEO: Nanny Caught Abusing Toddler

Posted by Sandra On May - 16 - 2014 Comments Off

downloadWith nagging doubts Rowena & Jack secretly filmed their son’s room. They had a gut feeling their 18 month old was being abused by their nanny. They were right. After firing the nanny they gave the video to the police. Six days later, the ex-nanny was arrested for assaulting their son. READ MORE HERE

Child Killer Shows No Remorse as He’s Sentenced to LIFE In Prison

Posted by Sandra On May - 15 - 2014 Comments Off

Burmese refugee, 27, shows no remorse as he’s sentenced to life in prison for raping and murdering neighbor, 7

article-2628518-1DD856A800000578-963_634x672A Burmese refugee showed no remorse as he was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole on Wednesday for raping and murdering a seven-year-old neighbor in 2008. ‘I didn’t kill that girl and I don’t know who killed that girl,’ Esar Met, 27, told the judge in court in Salt Lake City, Utah about his alleged victim, Hser Ner Moo. He had insisted that he was at his aunt and uncle’s home when the little girl, whom he had often played with, vanished in March 2008 before she was found dead in his apartment. ’This girl is a girl I used to play with,’ he said, the Salt Lake City Tribune reported. ‘That girl loved me and I loved her… I’m telling the truth that I didn’t kill the girl.’ READ MORE HERE


Homeless Teen Attacked 4-YO Child Inside Walmart With Crowbar

Posted by Sandra On May - 15 - 2014 Comments Off

Maria Garate walked inside the store with a crowbar and attacked the father and daughter without warning, police said

article-2629287-1DDEE3B000000578-21_306x411A crazed homeless teen who mercilessly beat a young girl and her father inside a California Walmart with a crowbar screamed that the child deserved the attack. Maria Garate, 18, walked into the San Jose store just before 11.00 a.m. Tuesday and bashed the girl in the head with the crowbar before her father intervened and was also attacked, authorities said. The young girl’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, store employees told KBCW, but Garate has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon. READ MORE HERE


Julie Schenecker Gets LIFE In Prison for Murdering Her Children

Posted by Sandra On May - 15 - 2014 Comments Off

Military mom sentenced to life in prison after jury rules she was sane when she shot dead her teenage children

Julie ScheneckerA Florida mother has been found guilty after a jury ruled she was sane when she shot dead her two teenage children. After a day of closing arguments on Thursday, the jury returned their verdict on Julie Schenecker, a military wife who killed her 13-year-old son Beau and 16-year-old daughter Calyx in Tampa in 2011.  Schenecker, 53, was found guilty on two counts of first-degree murder after prosecutors argued that she was sane at the time of the shootings. READ MORE HERE


Man Files Lawsuit Against Michael Jackson’s Estate for Molestation

Posted by Sandra On May - 15 - 2014 Comments Off

article-0-1DC9A9E500000578-455_634x709A flood of sex abuse victims are expected to come forward in the wake of a new lawsuit filed against Michael Jackson, the MailOnline has learned. James Safechuck, 36, is suing the Jackson estate claiming he was abused by the King of Pop after the two appeared together in a 1988 Pepsi ad when he was aged 10. James claims the pop star went on to molest him for years up until the age of 14. He has added his name to a previous suit filed last year by 31-year-old Wade Robson, an Australian former-choreographer who claims Jackson sexually abused him at a young age. READ MORE HERE

Family Charged In Decade-Long Abuse of Girl

Posted by Sandra On May - 14 - 2014 Comments Off

3717890_GHERTFORD, N.C. - Deputies in Perquimans County have charged six brothers and their parents in connection with the sexual abuse of a girl over the course of almost a decade. Perquimans County Sheriff Eric Tilley told WAVY-TV that the brothers were arrested May 6 and charged with crimes related to raping a 4-year-old girl until she was almost 15. The victim is now 16 years old, Tilley said. It was not immediately clear how the family knew the victim. READ MORE HERE

Teen Mom Choked 7-MO Baby

Posted by Sandra On May - 11 - 2014 Comments Off

article-2623497-1DAD4E2700000578-523_306x423A teen mom in Florida was arrested last week for chocking her 7-month-old baby to the point of seizures.  Staff at St Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in Tampa alerted police after they noticed bruising on the neck of an infant named Danny, being monitored for seizures and sleep apnea. Police reviewed surveillance footage taken in the hospital and noticed several instances where Danny’s 19-year-old mother Violet Hinrichs squeezed him so hard he passed out. READ MORE HERE

Muslim Charity Chief Raped Three Children Under Age 4

Posted by Sandra On May - 11 - 2014 Comments Off

Zafar Iqbal, 67, guilty of 25 counts of historic sex abuse against three girls

3356781a-7fe2-5b54-ed77-0b4c43a24b7b.jpgA high-profile Muslim charity leader has been convicted of sexually abusing three young girls in the  1970s and 1980s. Zafar Iqbal, chief executive of Southwark Muslim Women’s Association (SMWA) in South London, was found guilty of 25 counts of historic sex abuse against three women at Woolwich Crown Court last month. All of his victims were under the age of 14 when the historic offences were committed. READ MORE HERE

41-YO Man Married 16-YO Girl With Mother’s Blessing

Posted by Sandra On May - 11 - 2014 Comments Off

article-2625789-1DC2033D00000578-181_306x423A 41-year-old anime voice actor and drama teacher from Houston started a sexual relationship with one of his 16-year-old students and when police caught on, he took her to Las Vegas and married her – with her mother’s consent, police say.  Investigators believe Ilich Guardiola was trying to cover his tracks when he took the girl and her mother to a quickie wedding in Nevada – one week after the teen told police that she and her teacher were ‘in love.’ READ MORE HERE

Five Women Arrested for Leaving Children With Known Sex Offenders

Posted by Sandra On May - 11 - 2014 Comments Off

article-2625557-1DBF66F900000578-2_306x355At least five women from Iowa are facing charges of child endangerment charges after it was found they knowingly allowed children to live close to eight men with a history of sexual abuse and child pornography. Police have confirmed that at least six children were victims of child abuse, child neglect or child pornography. An online search also confirms that even now there are still seven known sex offenders living in the same Patriot Mobile Home Park and Apartments in Davenport, Iowa. READ MORE HERE

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