Child Sex Abuse

(Stephen Stace follows his lawyer out of a Montgomery County courtroom following his sentencing.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Retired Montco Music Professor Sentenced For Sexting Minor Girl

Stephen Stace, a retired Penn State-Abington music professor, is headed to prison after pleading guilty to sharing explicit photos with a 16-year-old girl in Spain.

07/06/2015

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KYW Flashback: Sandusky Child Sex Abuse Scandal Rattles The State

A gripping trial three years ago impacted every corner of Pennsylvania.

06/19/2015

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Up To Nearly 700 Years In Prison For Pa. Man In ‘Horrific’ Child Sex Abuse Case

A Chester County prosecutor Wednesday said Warren Earl Yerger Sr. “perpetrated one of the most egregious and horrific cases” of abuse the county had seen.

06/18/2015

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Royersford Man Charged With Videotaping Children in Bathroom

According to court documents, the images showed the victims undressed, showering, or using the toilet, often with the camera placed to get specific and close-up shots.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/23/2015

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Five Charged in Delaware County Amid Shocking Allegations of Sex Involving Children

Delaware County district attorney Jack Whelan says the investigation revealed that two women and three men performed sex acts in front of the children, and shot at them with BB guns as discipline.

11/14/2014

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Judge To Review NCAA’s Penn State Sanctions Emails

A judge has ordered the NCAA to turn over 477 internal emails relating to the sanctions imposed on Penn State over the university’s handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

11/08/2014

Collegeville Man Pleads Guilty to Molesting Teen and Pre-Teen Boys

Defendant Matthew Krapf admitted to having sex with four of the five victims, and having contact via computer with the fifth.

10/29/2014

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South Jersey Man Extradited From El Salvador, Charged With Molesting Girl Here

Gorski, 35, of Mount Holly, was charged in late July with abusing a girl for seven years, starting when she was six.

09/19/2014

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Bucks Music Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Male Student, 14

Bridgett Szychulski of Philadelphia faces charges that include statutory sexual assault and indecent aggravated assault.

09/16/2014

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Regusters Convicted of Kidnapping, Molesting West Philadelphia Kindergartener

A Philadelphia jury has found Christina Regusters guilty of kidnapping a five-year-old girl from her West Philadelphia kindergarten class, molesting her, then leaving her in an Upper Darby playground.

09/12/2014

(A law enforcement official points to surveillance photo of a woman dressed in Muslim garb picking up a kindergarten student who was sexually assaulted a short time later.  File photo)

Aunt Says She Realized Her Niece Was Probably West Philadelphia Kidnapper

The defendant lived with her aunt in West Philadelphia, near the school, at the time of the kidnapping. Christina Regusters is also charged with molesting the abducted kindergartener.

09/05/2014

(Christina Regusters is accused of donning Muslim garb to impersonate the kidnap  victim's mother.  File photo)

Trial Opens For Phila. Woman Accused Of Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Schoolgirl

Christina Regusters is accused of dressing in Muslim garb, impersonating the girl’s mother to remove her from her kindergarten class, then sexually attacking the child.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/25/2014

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New Jersey Priest Accused Of Sexual Conduct With Teenage Boy

The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office says that Reverend Romannilo Apura, 67, was taken into custody on Thursday morning at his residence at St. Martha Parish in Pt. Pleasant, NJ.

08/21/2014

Defendant Christina Regusters. (File Photo. Credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Stunning New Allegations Against Phila. Woman Charged With Kidnapping Kindergartener

Christina Regusters is accused of donning Muslim garb and veil and posing as the five-year-old’s mother to take her from school in January 2013, then sexually assaulting the girl.

08/21/2014

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Main Line Teacher Gets Prison After Taking Up With Former Student He Molested

Prosecutors say the law caught up with James Civello earlier this year when they found out he was living in Philadelphia with the same former student of the Shipley School with whom he had an illegal relationship.

08/04/2014

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