Child sexual exploitation

From left, Oakland city officials including city administrator Sabrina Landreth, police chief Anne Kirkpatrick and Mayor Libby Schaaf field questions from the media after a federal court hearing, Monday, July 10, 2017, in San Francisco. Civil rights lawyers say a federal judge should consider holding Oakland, California, city and police officials in contempt of court for mishandling an internal affairs investigation of several officers alleged to have sexually exploited an underage prostitute. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
July 10, 2017 - 8:48 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oakland's new police chief apologized Monday in federal court for a sexual misconduct scandal involving a teenage prostitute and vowed to clean up the city's troubled police department. "This is repairable," Anne Kirkpatrick told U.S. District Court Judge Thelton Henderson...
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From left, Oakland city officials including city administrator Sabrina Landreth, police chief Anne Kirkpatrick, and Mayor Libby Schaaf wait to talk to the media after a federal court hearing, Monday, July 10, 2017, in San Francisco. Civil rights lawyers say a federal judge should consider holding Oakland, California, city and police officials in contempt of court for mishandling an internal affairs investigation of several officers alleged to have sexually exploited an underage prostitute. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
July 10, 2017 - 8:23 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a summons of top Oakland, California, officials by a federal judge to discuss a report on a sexual misconduct investigation (all times local): 5:15 p.m. A federal judge who oversees the Oakland Police Department says he is optimistic that the department can...
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July 10, 2017 - 3:58 pm
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting dozens of women and girls plans to plead guilty to unrelated charges of possession of child pornography. A court document shows that Dr. Larry Nassar is due in federal court...
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July 10, 2017 - 3:13 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has summoned lawyers for Oakland, California, to court Monday to explain the city's mishandling of a police sexual misconduct investigation that led to the chief's resignation and implicated two dozen officers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. The scandal...
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July 10, 2017 - 12:39 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge should consider holding Oakland, California, city and police officials in contempt of court for mishandling an internal affairs investigation of several officers alleged to have sexually exploited an underage prostitute, civil rights lawyers said. U.S. District...
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FILE – In this June 22, 2012, file photo, former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, center, leaves in custody after being found guilty of child sexual abuse charges at the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pa. On Thursday, June 22, 2017, five years after Sandusky was found guilty, his appeal is just one of many issues related to the scandal that are still working their way through the courts. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
June 22, 2017 - 2:24 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It's been five years since ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of 45 counts of child sexual abuse. His appeal is just one of many issues related to the scandal that are still working their way through the courts. A look at some of the pending...
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June 15, 2017 - 4:26 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago federal judge has freed a YouTube singer with millions of teenage followers as he awaits trial on two counts of producing child pornography for allegedly asking underage fans via social media to send him sexually explicit videos of themselves. The judge at Thursday's...
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June 01, 2017 - 3:24 pm
PERRY, Ga. (AP) — A grand jury in Georgia has indicted a man on 20 counts of sexual exploitation of children. The Telegraph of Macon reports ( http://bit.ly/2qKEuk2 ) 35-year-old Corey Alan Richmond is accused of having multiple photographs on his computer of children engaged in sexual acts...
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May 26, 2017 - 8:28 pm
ALMA, Ga. (AP) — The attorney for a Georgia city has been arrested on charges of child exploitation and computer pornography. Alma Police Chief Michael Leslie says 49-year-old Franklin McCrea, of Alma, was arrested Thursday. It was unknown if he's represented by an attorney. Bond information was...
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May 25, 2017 - 2:37 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A grand jury declined to indict an escort and former Louisville men's basketball staffer in a sex scandal that engulfed the program. The Jefferson County grand jury decided Thursday there wasn't enough evidence for charges of prostitution and unlawful transactions with a...
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