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NI child abuse: Police 'made no sustained effort' to find abusers

<b>A child sexual exploitation report has found police made no sustained effort to find out who was responsible for abusing children in the care system.</b><p>The review into 22 abuse cases in Northern Ireland criticised the authorities for not doing enough.<p>The young people went missing a number of times …

Jessie J mentor writes song encouraging child sex abuse victims to expose VIP paedo ring

IGStevenson hopes the track will encourage more Shirley Oaks paedophile victims to come forward<p>Raymond Stevenson, who discovered the ‘Bang Bang’ …

Child Abuse

Child Abuse Leaves Mark on Brain

Childhood abuse and maltreatment can shrink important parts of the brain, a new study of adults suggests.<p>Reduced brain volume in parts of the …

The Brain

Vatican refused to sack priest convicted of child sex abuse, documents show

Paul David Ryan, 67, has still not been removed from the priesthood nine years after the Diocese of Ballarat asked he be dismissed<p>The Vatican refused to remove a Victorian priest despite his child sex abuse conviction and the pedophile wanted money to agree to be defrocked, documents obtained by …

Christianity

How Jehovah’s Witness leaders are responding to child abuse scrutiny

i<p>Besieged by reports that Jehovah’s Witnesses shield child sexual abusers from prosecution, the religion’s top leadership appears to have settled on …

Journalism

Birmingham News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News | WBMA

© WBMA | Portions are © Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or distributed.<p>ABC 33/40 in …

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Probation, prison for military couple in child abuse case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a former Army major to probation and his wife to two years in prison for their convictions on multiple counts of abusing their three foster children.<p>The sentences amounted to a rebuke of the prosecution, which had sought 15½ to 19½ years for …

Wife of man who allegedly whipped, choked, and struck son charged with child abuse

JACKSON, MI -- The wife of a Spring Arbor man accused of choking his 12-year-old son to the point of unconsciousness and whipping him with a dog …

Crime

10 Myths About Child Sexual Abuse to Reject—to Help Keep Kids Safe

Your biggest defense is knowledge, so dispel these myths that child sex predators want to you to believe.<p>Shutterstock<p>This is no myth: Being a parent …

Child Abuse

Child removals mark a return to Victorian values | Letters

We work with mothers and find that children are being taken from them for no good reason (Vicious circle for mothers who lose first-born babies to family courts, 15 December). In a return to Victorian values, mothers who are single, have been in care, are victims of domestic violence, are on …

Sociology