Since Cardinal George Pell’s release from prison in early April, after the Australian High Court overturned his conviction on five counts of sexual assault, fresh allegations have emerged against Pope Francis’s former financial advisor.
Operation Augusta: Investigation into sexual exploitation of Manchester children exposes major failings by authorities
An independent assurance review of the effectiveness of multi-agency responses to child sexual exploitation in Greater Manchester released today has exposed serious faults within a system that should have protected children but instead ignored their pleas for help.
‘Absolutely overwhelmed’: Organiser heralds ‘special’ Manchester march speaking out against sexual abuse
Last night over 3500 Manchester students and members of the public joined forces to say no to sexual abuse against women, street harassment and victim blaming in Fallowfield.
‘Hardcore porn warping kids’ views’: Sexual offences in secondary schools up 54% across Greater Manchester
The number of reported sexual offences in schools in Greater Manchester has risen by 54%, according to an FOI released by the GMP.
A former bretheren at gospel hall church in south Manchester has been convicted of historic sexual abuse against young girls.
A religious studies teacher from Salford used his position as a ‘respected’ member of the community to sexually assault young girls – one victim was just seven-years-old when the abuse began – a sentencing hearing at Manchester Crown Court heard.
New figures on the number of arrests and convictions for possessing images of child sexual abuse in Greater Manchester have been described by the NSPCC as confirming ‘a deeply worrying trend’.
A Gorton pensioner has been jailed for six years following the outcome of an investigation into the historic sexual abuse of a four-year-old girl.
Is your child moody or aggressive? Are they staying out late drinking and taking goodness knows what else? Have they been skipping school or letting their grades slip? Are they a victim of child sexual exploitation?
A Manchester organisation is working alongside a national charity to launch the North West’s first therapy group for gay, bisexual or men questioning their sexuality who have been sexually abused.
A Moss Side man has been jailed for five years for raping a 14-year-old girl in 2009 in what police are calling a ‘below level’ investigation.