sexual abuse

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — U.S. Army prosecutors offered the first details of a rare criminal case against a general, alleging in a military hearing Monday he committed sex crimes against five women including four subordinates and a civilian. A so-called Article 32 hearing on evidence in the case against Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair began […]

Demetrius Thompson, a convicted sex offender, was working at the Bear Creek middle school in Georgia. He had been a volunteer at the school for many months. His secret was only discovered after a concerned parent did a database search of sexual offenders when he noticed Thompson's face. Thompson was very active at the middle […]

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Three teachers and two administrators at a New Jersey high school have been arrested on charges stemming from allegations the teachers had sexual relationships with students. Camden County Prosecutor Warren Faulk said Thursday the principal and vice principal at Triton High School in Runnemede were charged with official misconduct for allegedly […]

Florida Police shot a man who was on the run after his girlfriend's daughter was reported pregnant and sexually assaulted. Gregory Johns, 42, was shot dead in a motel in Treasure Island, Fla. A week prior, his girlfriend brought her 11-year-old daughter to the hospital after complaining of stomach pains when doctors discovered the child […]

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man pleaded not guilty Monday to a sex charge involving a teenager who claims he held her captive in his house for more than three years. Steven Johnson, 25, and his mother were arrested Thursday after a police raid on their home in Washington Park. Police acted after a […]

WASHINGTON PARK, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois man was charged Saturday with aggravated criminal sexual abuse in connection with a St. Louis teenager who told police she was held captive in his home for three years and conceived a child with him before escaping. St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly said Saturday that […]