Child Sexual Abuse
Investigators are trying to determine if other current and former students may have been fondled.
Thomas Holliday was convicted earlier this year of hundreds of counts of child pornography and sexual abuse. Prosecutors say he sexually abused a girl starting when she was 14, and filmed almost every assault.
Joseph Cuthbert, a 71-year-old from Sicklerville, was arrested on Feb. 19th after information came to light over the weekend that he may have sexually assaulted several juvenile males.
Montgomery County prosecutors say Erica Ginnetti, a married, 33-year-old mother from Philadelphia, approached the 17-year-old boy at the prom last year and asked him if he wanted to work out at her gym.
Children who are victims of abuse are more likely to atttempt suicide as adults and those who are sexually abused may have triple the risk of others.
Three people have been arrested for the alleged sexual abuse of several children who were in their care from 1989 to 2012.
Officials say the spanking had been going on over the past few months.
Police say they have charged a Philadelphia elementary school teacher for raping a family member for eight years.
A judge has scheduled a hearing in former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary’s lawsuit against the university.
Penn State says settlement talks with lawyers for young men who were molested by Jerry Sandusky will resume next month.
Eric Bodenweiser, 53, has been charged with multiple sex crimes following a criminal investigation.
Richard Bellingham, once a trusted member of the Church of Our Saviour in Concord Township, is charged with molesting four girls from his church between 1981 and 1987.
Jerry Sandusky, the retired Penn State assistant coach who faces child sex abuse charges in a case that led to the firing of Joe Paterno, called the death of his former boss a sad loss Sunday.