Three people have been arrested for the alleged sexual abuse of several children who were in their care from 1989 to 2012.
Three lawsuits brought by men who said former Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash sexually abused them when they were underage were tossed out by a federal judge who said in a decision published Monday that the men waited too long to sue.
Authorities say Carl J. Garrison, formerly of Williamstown, repeatedly abused the girl during the summer of 2010 inside a Monroe Township trailer home and during a two-week stay in Alabama.
Police say they have charged a Philadelphia elementary school teacher for raping a family member for eight years.
An elderly man has been arrested on charges he sexually abused a minor over the course of three years.
A Philadelphia non-profit organization helping children who have been sexually abused is holding its annual Bear Affair fundraiser.
The former voice of the “Sesame Street” character Elmo is being sued by a man who claims the entertainer lured him into drug-fueled sex when he was 16.
On Thursday, March 14, 2013 police began investigating allegations made by a 16-year-old female, who said she had been raped by Wayne H. Thompson, Jr. multiple times over a four year period.
A former Essex County teacher of the year has admitted having sex with a 15-year-old boy enrolled in an honors class she taught.
Convicted child-molester Jerry Sandusky will be in a Centre County court today, as his defense team tries to argue for a new trial.
A 28-year-old Delaware man has filed suit against the Boy Scouts and the Mormon Church in connection with the sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of a scoutmaster when he was a teenager.
William Gonzalez is accused of exposing himself at his home to two female children under the age of 16 on several occasions over the past few months.
Judge May Rule On Scheduled Execution Of Philadelphia Man Who Claims His Victims Sexually Abused Him
A judge may rule Friday on a motion to stay the scheduled Oct. 3 execution of a Philadelphia man who now claims his victims had sexually abused him.
A priest accused of sexual abuse at a Philadelphia church has surrendered to authorities.
A seventh person has come forward with allegations she was sexually abused by former Philadelphia Daily News sports columnist Bill Conlin.