Stories tagged: child rape
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
While he was originally arrested last year on state charges, federal prosecutors have now charged a former Ferris high school coach in a six-count indictment on charges involving sex trafficking, …
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Spokane County deputies arrested a man wanted on child rape charges after a standoff in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
A man was sentenced to 16-plus years in Spokane County Court today for repeatedly sexually assaulting a child over a period of time, according to a press release form Spokane …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
On Aug. 8, 1997, Mary Kay Letourneau plead guilty to rape of a child, Vili Fualaau, who is now her husband. The Fualaau family – including daughters 21-year-old Audrey and …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
A state Department of Social and Health Service worker whose job involved investigating child abuse and neglect has been arrested on suspicion of molesting or raping multiple children.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
India’s government on Saturday approved of the death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12, responding to widespread outrage over the recent rape and killing of a young …
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018
Victims of child molestation and child rape would not run out of time before their assailants can be prosecuted, under a bill passed by a Senate committee Thursday.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 3:07 p.m.
In a groundbreaking trial in a country where sexual violence is rampant and perpetrators often go unpunished, a military court in eastern Congo on Wednesday sentenced 12 militia members to …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
A man who raped two children he used to babysit was sentenced to more than 23 years in prison this week.
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
The Spokane police SWAT team late Thursday arrested a man accused of multiple sex crimes.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
A Delaware judge has rejected an appeal from a former pediatrician serving life in prison after being convicted on several counts of raping young patients.
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Sweden’s top prosecutor on Friday dropped an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years, saying that’s because there’s no possibility of arresting him …
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
A former Kennewick teacher faces up to five years in prison after admitting that she sent nude pictures and videos of herself to at least four students and raped one …
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
The suspected pedophile could see people banging on his front door through his security cameras. Were they neighbors? Cops?
Tue., May 9, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
An ex-Washington County sheriff’s sergeant has been sentenced to five years of probation for having sex with a 15-year-old boy in Idaho.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 11:45 a.m.
A Coquille man convicted of raping a child has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.
Tue., April 25, 2017, 9:07 a.m.
After pleading guilty to raping a 16-year-old girl, a 58-year-old Moscow man encouraged the judge to give him a deferred sentence Monday, saying he’d “like to be a success story.”
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 10:37 a.m.
Multiple people, including six Clark County residents, were arrested after allegedly trying to contact and meet minors for sex during a nearly weeklong law enforcement sting. Agencies of the Washington …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
A man hired to babysit two 5-year-old girls is now accused of raping and molesting them repeatedly.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 1:31 p.m.
A grand jury report issued Wednesday found that teachers at a Pennsylvania boarding school sexually preyed on children for half a century while administrators turned a blind eye.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 5:24 p.m.
A 42-year-old man is accused of seducing a 15-year-old girl in online gaming forums and moving from California to Spokane to pursue a sexual relationship with her, according to court …
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 10:24 a.m.
A former Ohio day care worker convicted of sexually assaulting six children has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 2:41 p.m.
Detectives believe an 85-year-old Spokane Valley man has raped and molested numerous young girls since the 1950s and was never prosecuted.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 4:38 p.m.
A man wanted for sex crimes against children was arrested near Phoenix last week.
Mon., July 25, 2016, 11:43 a.m.
Dr. Craig Morgenstern, the former Veterans Affairs physician who led a secret life as a serial child molester, received multiple life prison sentences Monday morning in federal court in Spokane.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 10:51 a.m.
A man who worked as a performer at children’s parties in the Tri-Cities remains jailed on $50,000 bail on allegations that he sexually assaulted a preschooler in 2014.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
Authorities allege four men sexually assaulted a 9-year-old girl at a Utah home while her mother was in the garage smoking meth.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 5:48 p.m.
Authorities have arrested the principal of a small Christian school in Sequim, Washington, on charges of child rape and molestation involving students.
Fri., March 25, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
New charges have bee filed against Erik R. Thompson after a second teenage girl told detectives that Thompson had sex with her after giving her alcohol and marijuana.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 12:58 p.m.
A man has been arrested on child sex charges for the second time this month after allegedly contacting his 14-year-old victim in violation of a court order.