Crimes Against Children
SAN FRANCISCO - Three defendants accused of savagely beating and starving a teenager who was held in chains in a Northern California home for more than a year pleaded guilty Friday in a deal intended to send them each to prison for 30 or more years.
WYCKOFF, N.J. - A reporter for New York City's Fox 5 station has been arrested in New Jersey, accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl.
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - A report says West Africa's cocoa industry is still trafficking children and using forced child labor despite nearly a decade of efforts to eliminate the practices.
PATERSON, N.J. - The daughter of a man accused of raping and impregnating her and her sisters testified Wednesday to years of abuse in terms so graphic that a courtroom security guard passed the judge a note asking for a break.
BUCHAREST, Romania - Authorities say two Romanian men have been arrested for allegedly taking pornographic photos of children and putting them online.
- Cops: Abducted Calif. girl was sexually assaulted
- Catholic acolyte convicted of sexual abuse
- Police seek possible young victims of alleged pimp
- Vt. man accused of locking up stepson gets prison
- LAPD seeks other victims of alleged child pimp
- Kenya sees rise in reports of child sex abuse
- Grand jury indicts accused California kidnappers
- Australian mother jailed for starving her children
- PR police: 6 siblings raped, forced into orgies
- El Paso teacher accused of taping sex with kids
- Supporters arrive for Ark. death row inmate appeal
- Ex-wife describes life in NJ incest rape trial
- Ark. man to ask for new trial in child deaths
- Fugitive Brazil priest convicted of abuse arrested
- Nigerian: 40,000 trafficked for sex to W. Africa
- Deaf Texan exonerated of child sex assault freed
- Ex-wife describes descent in NJ incest rape trial
- Wife testifies in NJ father's rape trial
- China sentences 2 to death for child trafficking
- Texan imprisoned for child sex assault exonerated
- Vatican probes disgraced order's cultish lay group
- NYC mother, boyfriend arrested in death of boy, 2
- Italian victims of pedophilic clerics gather
- AP IMPACT: Vatican probes group tied to scandal
- ND police chief, ex-judge charged in abuse case
- NJ pastor guilty of making teens tape his affair
- NJ man accused of raping daughters stands trial
- Ill. Gov.: No authority to pick up errant parolee
- Quinn: No authority to pick up errant parolee
- Pope meets with abuse victims as thousands protest
- Pope meets with victims, tells UK he's sorry
- Pope tells UK he's sorry but thousands protest
- Pope to UK: deeply sorry, ashamed of sex abuse
- Former UF broadcaster gets 12 years for child porn
- Dominican pastor suspected of abusing 30 children