child abuse

WATCH: Live Oak Officer Convicted of Various Child Pornography Charges

A former police officer from Live Oak was recently convicted of various child pornography charges. He was arrested back in October of 2015 after sexually explicit images of children in

San Jose Police Arrest Deputy For Sending Illicit Images to 17-Year-Old Girl

SAN JOSE — Authorities this week arrested a Santa Clara County correctional deputy they say requested illicit images from a 17-year-old girl he became friends with through a youth program.

WATCH: Bedroom Video is Key in Child Sex Abuse Case Against Fresno County Sheriff’s Deputy

FRESNO, Calif. – Video from a teenager’s bedroom may be the key to a sex abuse case against a former Fresno County Sheriff’s Deputy. A Fresno teenager came to her

Court Finds Forcing Kid to Masturbate For Cops in Sexting Case Was Wrong

A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in favor of a Virginia man who, as a teen, was once ordered by a lower court to be photographed while masturbating in the

Cambridge State Trooper Pleads Guilty to Child-Porn Charges

MADISON, Wis. – A former state trooper from Cambridge pleaded guilty Monday to five counts of felony possession of child pornography in Jefferson County. Frank Richard Torrez was arrested in

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