child abuse

Peoria Police Officer John McCavitt Convicted of Child Porn Possession

PEORIA — Jurors took about three hours over two days to find a Peoria police officer guilty of possessing child pornography on his home computer. John McCavitt, 35, was found

Grand Jury Indicts Cleveland Police Officer For Having Sex With 13-Year-Old Boy

CLEVELAND, Ohio – A Cleveland police officer has been indicted on sexual battery and intimidation of a crime victim charges after authorities say she had sex with a 13-year-old boy

Peoria Police Officer to be Sentenced for Possession of Child Pornography

PEORIA, Illinois — A former Peoria police officer found guilty last year of possessing child pornography will know soon what his sentence is. The sentencing hearing for John McCavitt, 36,

Brevard County Deputy Sentenced to Two Life Prison Terms For Sex Crimes Against a Young Girl

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — A former Brevard County sheriff’s deputy was locked up Monday. Joseph Pallante was sentenced to two life prison terms, and decades more, for sex crimes against

Monterey County California Highway Patrol Officer Faces Child Sex Charges – Again

A former Monterey County California Highway Patrol officer has again been charged with sex crimes involving children, this time out of Washington state.  Jacob Duenas, 36, has been charged with four

[WATCH] Child Sex Abuse Trial Begins for Former ‘Deputy of the Year’

The trial of Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputy Kenneth L. Hatch III on charges of sexual abuse of three underage girls, as well as giving drugs to two of those girls,

Trial Begins for Lincoln County Deputy Facing 22 Charges, Including Child Sex Abuse

AUGUSTA — Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputy Kenneth Hatch III was a decorated officer by day but at night was a different person, a man who preyed on girls for his

Camden County Police Officer Indicted For Sexually Assaulting Teenage Girl

MOUNT HOLLY – A Camden County police officer has been indicted on charges claiming he sexually assaulted a teenage girl. Tyler J. Chrupcala, 25, of Riverton, was indicted Tuesday on

Santa Fe County Deputy Pleads Guilty to Molesting Two Young Girls

SANTA FE — A former Santa Fe County deputy pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two young girls and will learn how long he’ll be incarcerated after his mental health is

Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Deputy ‘Redneck Rick’ Pleaded Guilty to Child Porn Charges

GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC – The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s deputy who was arrested and fired after being accused of inappropriate contact with an underage girl, using the alias “Redneck Rick,” has

Grand Jury Indicts Rockaway Township Police Officer Accused of On-Duty Sex With 2 Teens in Patrol Car

MORRISTOWN, NJ – A suspended Rockaway Township police officer who has been accused of sexually assaulting two teen girls was indicted this week on charges of sexual assault, child endangerment,

Police Officer Turned to Child Pornography to Cope With Seeing Dozens of Car Crashes

A former police officer turned to child pornography as a way of coping after he became haunted by dozens of road accidents that he had seen on the job, a