sexual abuse

Franklin Rivera Mendieta, Josue Sibrian Sanchez, Dimas Omar Cornejo Hernandez
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Andrew Kramer
July 08, 2020 - 7:14 pm
Eight men have been arrested after a sex trafficking ring was discovered in Chester County. Authorities say it all started with a social media message. Read more here.
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Church pews
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Jim Melwert
July 08, 2020 - 4:10 pm
A 74-year-old former priest is on his way to state prison after pleading guilty to fondling two altar boys at a Bucks County church. Read more here.
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Child abuse
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Mark Abrams
June 08, 2020 - 9:18 am
The coronavirus pandemic may be fueling a disturbing rise in the number of child sexual abuse complaints, according to a nationwide tip line. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania state police.
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Jim Melwert
March 03, 2020 - 3:05 pm
A former Pennsylvania State Police trooper has been arrested in Chester County after a woman came forward alleging he molested her when she was a child. Read more here.
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Church pews
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AP News
February 25, 2020 - 3:05 pm
A Roman Catholic priest in Allentown has been sentenced for groping a 17-year-old parishioner and sending her lewd photos and a video. Read more here.
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Archbishop Nelson Perez
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Mark Abrams
February 23, 2020 - 4:00 am
Archbishop Nelson Perez is settling into his duties after he was officially installed as the new shepherd of the region’s more than 1 million Roman Catholics earlier this week. Listen to a one-on-one interview with Perez here.
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Sakinah Love
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Cherri Gregg
February 13, 2020 - 4:00 am
Sakinah Love is changing the game by helping women break free from commercial sexual exploitation. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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Glen Mills Schools
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John McDevitt
January 29, 2020 - 3:58 pm
Five new lawsuits have been filed against Glen Mills Schools, alleging severe physical, sexual and emotional abuse at the since-shuttered reform school. Read the latest here.
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Harvey Weinstein arrives at court for his rape trial, in New York, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020.
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AP News
January 25, 2020 - 11:31 am
Harvey Weinstein trundled into court this week for the start of a New York City rape trial, facing the prospect of a conviction that could put him in prison for the rest of his life. Read more.
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R. Kelly
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AP News
December 30, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Few TV documentary series can boast having a more powerful real world impact than “Surviving R. Kelly.” Read more here.
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