Jan 09, 2015

Jian Ghomeshi now charged with sexually assaulting six women

One woman was allegedly pushed onto a park bench, choked and groped by Jian Ghomeshi in 2005. Another was allegedly sexually assaulted in Ghomeshi’s hotel room after he performed at Summerfolk, an Owen Sound music festival in August 2002. A ...

Dec 09, 2014

Ottawa priest Stephen Amesse, 56 charged in historic sexual assault of teen.

An Ottawa priest has been released on bail after being charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy inside a west end Catholic church in 2008.  Investigators received a complaint in February 2014. The boy was 14 at the time of the alleged a...

Nov 06, 2014

Retired priest Robin Gwyn, 66, from NS charged with sexual offences in Ontario – Police in Kingston, Ont., say a retired priest is facing fresh charges related to alleged sexual assaults stretching back to the 1980s.

Retired priest Robin Gwyn, 66, from NS charged with sexual offences in Ontario – Police in Kingston, Ont., say a retired priest is facing fresh charges related to alleged sexual assaults stretching back to the 1980s. They say  Gwyn, was...

Oct 31, 2014

Ex-Scouts volunteer sentenced for child sex

A former Scouts Canada volunteer in Ottawa who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting four boys has been sentenced to five years in prison.  Scott Stanley, 31, admitted to luring, then molesting and physically abusing the teens starting in the...

Sep 25, 2014

Former Scout leader Scott Stanley is to be sentenced on Oct. 29 after pleading guilty to pleaded guilty to 16 sex offences against four boys, aged 12 to 15, in 2012 and 2013

In his own words, disgraced Scout leader Scott Stanley said his scheme to molest vulnerable boys in his trust was “shameful and monstrous.” “Who I am hates who I was and what I’ve done,” Stanley told his sentencing he...

Aug 01, 2014

71-year-old Toronto man William Robert (“Bob”) Metcalfe charged In historical sexual assault investigation

It’s alleged several incidents occurred between 1977 and 1983, mainly in the area of Parham, Ontario, near Kingston, at Sagamore Farm Group Home. Some other incidents were reported in the Queen Street East and Victoria Park Avenue area durin...

Jun 27, 2014

Ex-Scouts Canada Scott Stanley leader pleads guilty to sexually abusing 4 boys

Scott Stanley, a former Scouts Canada leader in Ottawa, has admitted in court to luring four boys with sexually explicit texts and repeatedly molesting them. Stanley, 30, was a Scouts volunteer for five years, beginning in 2009. He is al...

May 14, 2014

Former SW Ontario priest Gabriele DelBianco gets 4 years on sex charges involving 2 teen girls

A former Catholic priest is headed to prison for sex-related crimes against two teenage girls. Justice Joseph Donohue sentenced Gabriele DelBianco, 57, to a total of four years in prison on Wednesday in Sarnia, Ont.  DelBianco was found guilt...

May 06, 2014

Former minor hockey coach and Big Brother Michael Kachanovsky charged with sexual assault

A former minor hockey coach and Big Brother volunteer has been charged in connection to a sexual assault investigation dating back to the 1990s.   Investigators from the Special Victims Unit arrested the 48 year-old male from Lindsay, On...

Apr 22, 2014

Gordon Stuckless, Gardens sex abuser, pleads guilty to 100 charges

Convicted pedophile and former Maple Leafs Garden usher Gordon Stuckless was back in a Toronto court on Tuesday, where he pleaded guilty to 100 new charges involving 18 victims. Stuckless is known to have made contact with boys through schools and...

Mar 21, 2014

2 Ottawa private school teachers guilty of sex assault cover-up

Two Ottawa private school teachers have been found guilty of professional misconduct for covering up the sexual assault of a 16-year-old student during a school trip to Boston, Mass., seven years ago. On Feb. 28 in Toronto, an Ontario College of T...

Mar 07, 2014

Former RCMP officer and minor hockey coach Alan John Davidson charged with sexual assault of minors

A former RCMP officer and a minor hockey and baseball coach has been charged with sexually assaulting eight minors in the late 70s and early 80s in Clearwater, B.C.  58-year-old Alan John Davidson was arrested on Thursday in Calgary, Alberta....

Mar 01, 2014

Geraldton priest Roger Pronovost charged with sexual assault

Ontario Provincial Police have charged a Catholic priest in Geraldton, Ont., with sexual assault for incidents that allegedly occurred in the 1980s. OPP said Friday they have arrested 56-year-old Roger Pronovost on two counts of sexual assault an...

Dec 26, 2013

Institutional abuse survivors await apologies from province

David McKillop still has nightmares about what happened to him at Rideau Regional Centre, an Ontario institution for people with intellectual and physical disabilities. “They were supposed to take care of you and make sure nothing happened ...

Dec 20, 2013

Sexual assault trial verdict on former Windsor priest Gabriele DelBianco slated for February

A decision will be handed down in Sarnia’s Superior Court in February following the conclusion of a trial this week of a former Windsor priest who was said in court to have sexually abused at least a dozen early-adolescent girls in the late ...

Nov 19, 2013

George Doodnaught, Toronto anesthesiologist, found guilty of sexual assault

An anesthesiologist accused of molesting 21 female patients during surgery was found guilty on all counts Tuesday. Dr. George Doodnaught, who was called a "sexual opportunist" by the Crown in the case, had pleaded not guilty to sexually assaultin...

Nov 19, 2013

Retired Anglican minister George Ferris found guilty of sex offences

George Ferris retired Anglican minister with connections to a number of southwestern Ontario communities was found guilty Tuesday in connection with three historical sex offences. Ferris was charged with two counts of sexual assault and one count ...

Nov 15, 2013

Former Canadian Forces Medic Retired petty officer James Wilks Found Guilty In Sex Assault

A military judge has rendered a guilty verdict in the sex assault court martial of a former Canadian Forces medic on more than two dozen charges. Wilks will now face sentencing on 25 sexual assault and breach of trust charges involving 16 women o...

Oct 25, 2013

No bail decision as new accuser steps forward in coach sex-abuse case

One of the earliest alleged victims of a former Ottawa minor hockey coach accused of sexual assault had kept the alleged childhood sexual abuse secret for decades out of fear. In an interview Friday, one of 11 alleged victims of Kelly Jones said ...

Oct 22, 2013

Former Ontario priest Daniel Miller faces more historical sex assault charges

A former priest living in Pembroke, Ont., has been charged in connection to allegations of sexual offences from more than 40 years ago. Renfrew County Ontario Provincial Police launched an investigation into a complaint that a teenage boy had bee...