Inmates distributed child porn inside US prison

2017-04-27 10:27

Prosecutors say five inmates serving sentences for child pornography used contraband cellphones and removable storage cards to share child porn in the prison.

Provocative store ads: should retailers practise more caution?

2017-04-20 17:11

Are certain shopfront ads a little too audacious for a place like shopping malls? Shouldn't mall storefronts be more family orientated than X-rated?

Police arrest scores in major WhatsApp child sex abuse swoop

2017-04-18 17:24

Police have arrested almost 40 suspects in over a dozen countries across Europe and Latin America after busting an online paedophile ring that used the WhatsApp chat service to distribute child pornography.

Cape Town girl claims man gave her snacks after touching her, court hears

2017-04-10 22:41

A 12-year-old girl claims that an employee at a shop close to her Cape Town home indecently assaulted her and warned her to keep it to herself, the Wynberg Magistrate's Court has heard.

Shouts of 'rot away!' as alleged child killer appears in dock

2017-04-04 11:39

Relatives and friends of slain 13-year-old Rene Tracy Roman have expressed their anger at the court appearance of her alleged killer.

Prosecutor facing child porn charges back in court

2017-03-30 05:10

A suspended State prosecutor, facing charges of child pornography and sexual assault, is expected back in the Parow Regional Court.

Teen who tossed newborn from window gets probation

2017-03-25 06:52

A Nebraska 16-year-old who admitted throwing her newborn out a second-floor window has been sentenced to probation.

'Tonight I will beat you to death' - wife in 'Springs monster' trial recounts child's beating

2017-03-22 13:05

The woman charged along with her husband, dubbed the 'Springs monster', has testified in the Pretoria High Court about the abuse she and her children suffered at his hands.

FBI confirms sex probe into GOP state senator

2017-03-20 22:17

The FBI in Oklahoma City has confirmed it is investigating a Republican state senator who is facing felony child prostitution charges after police say he solicited sex from a 17-year-old boy.

Magistrate recuses himself after being accused of 'playing race card' in teacher abuse case

2017-03-07 11:18

The Upington magistrate hearing the bail application of a female teacher facing sex charges involving a minor girl, has recused himself after bringing up her race during proceedings.


Huge Canada child sex ring bust

2017-04-22 07:59

Police in Toronto have announced the arrests of more than 100 men accused of using the internet to solicit sex with minors.

Case against alleged child rapist postponed

2017-04-19 21:29

The case against a taxi driver who allegedly raped three girls under the age of 10 has been postponed by the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court, in Johannesburg.

Man to be charged with rape, kidnapping after missing teen reunited with family

2017-04-13 22:19

A 13-year-old girl has been reunited with her family in Katlehong after being reported missing, police say.

DA councillor accused of sexual assault denied bail

2017-04-06 12:48

The Clanwilliam Magistrate's Court has denied bail to a DA councillor accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.

Spain detains 100 paedophiles in countrywide swoop

2017-03-31 19:31

Spanish police have detained more than 100 alleged paedophiles since September accused of watching and sharing images of child sex abuse.

Fewer priest accusers to testify at ex-official's retrial

2017-03-28 22:08

A judge will allow 'prior bad act' testimony from perhaps only one other church-abuse victim when a church official is retried on child endangerment charges.

Boarding school corporal punishment claim being investigated

2017-03-23 17:32

The Western Cape education department is investigating an allegation that a Mossel Bay primary school principal beat a 7-year-old boy with a plank because he did not fold his clothes properly.

Alabama educator pleads guilty to child porn charges

2017-03-21 17:28

The former personnel director for one of Alabama's largest public school districts has pleaded guilty to US federal child pornography charges.

Swiss man takes thousands of porn pics of boys

2017-03-11 09:31

A Swiss man has admitted taking thousands of sexually explicit pictures of boys as he heads to court on allegations he sexually abused more than 80 boys in Thailand, authorities say.

Good shepherd saves abandoned newborn baby

2017-03-06 15:50

A shepherd, who was looking after sheep and cattle, has found a newborn baby girl in Butterworth.

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