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Former West Coast Eagles player Ben Sharp 'used ICE' while playing in the same team as his former close friend and fallen star Ben Cousins

Former AFL rookie Ben Sharp, who is accused of stealing almost $300,000 at gunpoint from a cash delivery van, used the drug ice during his time at …

Crime

She Found Video of a Familiar Man Having ‘Graphic Sex’ With a Young Child. When She Tried to Turn it in, Police Refused to Take It.

A Pennsylvania police department turned away a women who reported that a Samsung tablet she had purchased second-hand included graphic video of a young girl being molested by the grown man from whom she had bought the device.<p>The Newcastle Police Department acknowledged on Friday that an officer had …

Boy Found With Untreated Chemical Burns On His Genitalia, Parents Charged With Child Abuse

A Denver couple was charged with child abuse after police found a boy with third-degree chemical burns on his genitalia.<p>Anthony Harrell, 50, and Denise Combs, 57, allegedly left their 15-year-old son's burns -- which may have been caused by exposure to liquid Drano -- untreated for nearly a month. …

Vincent Tabak to face trial over child sex abuse images

A Dutch-born engineer is to face a crown court trial accused of possessing images depicting child sexual abuse.<p>The court heard that Vincent Tabak, 35, who appeared before Bristol magistrates court on Wednesday, was charged after nearly 200 indecent images of children were allegedly found on his …

Philippines-based paedophile ring that streamed live child sex abuse smashed

An international paedophile ring that streamed live child abuse from the Philippines has been broken after a joint operation involving British, Australian and US police.<p>The UK's National Crime Agency said 29 people had been arrested, including 17 Britons, as part of a two-year investigation …

International Child Sex Abuse Sting Operation IDs Hundreds Of Suspects

An international investigation into live-streamed sex abuse of Filipino children has identified hundreds of suspects worldwide. The United Kingdom-led police investigation, "Operation Endeavor," spanned 14 countries and identified 733 people involved in the online pedophile ring, the U.K.'s …

Chicago Archdiocese releases documents of priest abuse complaints

Thousands of pages of secret church documents released Tuesday as part of a court settlement provide an unprecedented look at how the Archdiocese of Chicago for years failed to protect children from abusive priests.<p>The documents provide new details and insights into how the nation’s third-largest …

Angel Martinez Allegedly Abused 2-Year-Old Stepdaughter, Causing Blindness, Brain Damage

A Texas man has been arrested after he allegedly abused his stepdaughter so badly she went blind. The little girl's mother is also being held in connection with the abuse charge.<p>Angel Martinez, 26, was charged Jan. 13 with felony injury to a child. In December, 2-year-old Yenitze Reyes was rushed …

Police Log: Home Burglaries, DUI Arrests, Child Abuse

Selected items from the Danville Police Department from Jan. 19 - Jan. 25<p><b>Saturday, Jan. 25</b><p><b>Arrest</b> for drug possession at 10:22 a.m. at <b>Burger King</b>• <b><br>Theft</b> …

Senate Aide Arrested On Child Porn Charges Says He Was Abused In Suicide Note

WASHINGTON -- Former Senate aide Jesse Ryan Loskarn, found dead of an apparent suicide last week after he was arrested on federal child porn charges in December, said he was abused as a child in a letter published online by his mother.<p>"I found myself drawn to videos that matched my own childhood …

Salvation Army ‘deeply regrets’ sexual abuse of children in its care

The Salvation Army says it feels deep regret for every instance of sexual abuse inflicted on children in its care.<p>The statement comes as representatives of the Salvation Army prepare to appear before the royal commission into institutional responses to child sexual abuse on Tuesday.<p>The commission …

Dylan Farrow's Child Abuse Accusations: What We've Learned About When, and How Children Should Confront Abuse

Dylan Farrow’s open letter responding to her adoptive father Woody Allen’s lifetime achievement Golden Globe reignited the child abuse questions that …

Kansas bill defines legal spanking: A way to catch child abusers?

Would a spanking proposal introduced by a Wichita lawmaker give Kansas teachers new leeway to rough up the state's schoolchildren?<p>That's how some online reports have characterized the measure, which was introduced last week by Rep. Gail Finney -- ostensibly in an effort to reduce child abuse, not …

High School

Abuse charges dropped against Miramonte teacher

Los Angeles County prosecutors have dropped their case against a Miramonte Elementary School teacher who became embroiled in a child-abuse scandal that rocked the Los Angeles school district and resulted in the costliest settlements in the system's history.<p>The trial of Martin Springer was set to …

Tyler Raines Murder: Father And Step-Mother Charged In Abuse Death Of 11-Year-Old Boy

A Mississippi couple has been charged with capital murder in the death of an 11-year-old boy.<p>Tyler Raines was found dead at home in Horn Lake, Miss., last week. Police investigators told WREG that the boy was emaciated and showed signs of abuse. He was covered in bruises from head to toe and …