Crimes against children

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 - 11:10 am
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Police say a Georgia man was arrested after he beat a toddler and broke her leg. WXIA-TV reports Martin Lee McIntosh was arrested after doctors at Kennestone Hospital noticed suspicious injuries to the 2-year-old girl and called Kennesaw police on Friday. Medical personnel say...
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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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Fangqin Wan, a graduate student at the University of Illinois, walks for Yingying Zhang, a Chinese scholar who went missing three weeks ago, Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Urbana, Ill. Illinois students and others from the wider community are gathering at the Urbana-Champaign campus to show support for the Chinese scholar who disappeared three weeks ago. (Holly Hart/The News-Gazette via AP)
July 03, 2017 - 1:27 am
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A website that hosted an "Abduction 101" forum linked to a 28-year-old suspect in the kidnapping of a Chinese scholar at the University of Illinois bills itself as the most popular sexual fetish networking site on the internet — and it has faced pressure in recent months to be...
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FILE - This June 18, 2014, file photo shows U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents work at a processing facility in Brownsville,Texas. A new "surge initiative" aims to identify and arrest the adult sponsors of unaccompanied minors who paid coyotes or other smuggling operations to bring young people across the U.S. border, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials confirmed Thursday, June 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, Pool, File)
June 30, 2017 - 7:21 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration said Friday it will begin arresting parents and other relatives who hire smugglers to bring their children into the U.S., a move that sent a shudder through immigrant communities nationwide. The new "surge initiative" by Immigration and Customs...
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FILE - This Feb. 26, 2016 file photo, shows the entrance to St. Paul's School in Concord, N.H. New Hampshire police say they've learned of a new game of sexual conquest at the elite prep school where a student was charged in 2014 over a game called the "Senior Salute." The Concord Monitor reported Friday, June 30, 2017, that boys in a St. Paul's School dorm apparently competed to have their names put on a crown. The school said Friday that it's investigating "improper behavior" by students, but it didn't elaborate. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)
June 30, 2017 - 4:09 pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An elite New Hampshire prep school is facing new revelations about another competition of sexual conquest two years after a student was convicted of sexually assaulting a freshman as part of a tradition called "Senior Salute." Eight boys in a St. Paul's School dorm in Concord...
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June 30, 2017 - 3:52 pm
OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — A former Clackamas County sheriff's detective has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors for failing to investigate reports of child abuse. Jeffrey Allen Green, 59, pleaded guilty on Thursday, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported ( http://bit.ly/2t9qqDE ). Green is accused of not...
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June 30, 2017 - 1:51 pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An elite prep school is again under fire for allegations involving a game of sexual conquest similar to one a few years back where a student was charged with sexually assaulting a freshman over a sordid tradition called the "Senior Salute." The allegations, first reported in...
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