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...

Oct 22, 2013

Former Anglican Minister George Ferris' trial verdict to come in November

A verdict will be rendered Nov. 19 on a former Anglican minister accused of sex offences against a teenage boy dating back some 25 years. George Ferris, 66, of Cambridge, pleaded not guilty on Monday in Ontario Court to two counts of sexual assau...

Oct 21, 2013

Ontario teen says former Anglican minister George Ferris told him to keep sexual activity secret

A man who said he was repeatedly molested as a teenager by a former Anglican minister said he was warned not to tell anyone what was going on or they would both get into trouble. The minister told the teen to keep the sexual activity a secret, th...

Oct 17, 2013

Ontario priest Gabriele DelBianco officiated at wedding of alleged sex assault victim

Ontario former priest Gabriele DelBianco charged with sexual assaults of 4 girls. He officiated at the wedding of one of his alleged victims, court heard Thursday... View the Complete Article

Sep 10, 2013

Former Toronto children's sports coach David Johnson facing sex charges

Toronto police have charged David Johnson, 64, a former softball and hockey coach in a child sexual assault investigation. They say some of the children were sexually assaulted for several years and believe there may be other alleged victims... V...

Sep 05, 2013

Ontario hockey, lacrosse volunteer Alex Brunton faces even more child sex charges

Alex Brunton, a well-known 65-year-old Ontario minor hockey and lacrosse volunteer already facing dozens of voyeurism and child pornography offences, is facing another 14 child sex charges... View the Complete Article

Aug 28, 2013

Archdiocese of Dubuque resolves sexual abuse cases with $5.2 million settlement.

Ten priests were involved in the case. The abuse occurred between the late 1940s and 1970s. A statement from the Archdiocese of Dubuque, said the Archdiocese will continue to publish notices in its newspaper inviting people who were sexually abuse...

Aug 08, 2013

Gordon Stuckless facing 98 new charges in Maple Leaf Gardens sex abuse scandal

A man at the centre of the Maple Leaf Gardens sex abuse scandal now faces 98 charges in relation to alleged offences that took place in the Toronto area decades ago. The latest charges -- in addition to more than 70 laid against Gordon Stuckless e...

Aug 07, 2013

Former Ontario school principal who ignored abuse faces penalty

A former principal who turned a blind eye to allegations that a close friend and employee was sexually abusing a mentally disabled student at his school in northwestern Ontario should find out today what sanctions he'll face. Jacques Perron was f...

Jul 30, 2013

Eastern Ontario priest Rev. Howard Chabot faces sex charges in 1985 incident

A Pembroke, Ont., priest faces two charges including sexual assault in connection with an incident in 1985. Ontario Provincial Police said a complainant came forward in regard to the incident in Pembroke 28 years ago. Rev. Howard Chabot, a reti...

Jul 30, 2013

Sex assault victim sues retired teacher Kenneth O'Keefe, Ottawa Catholic school board for $3M

A 55-year-old sexual assault victim is suing a retired teacher, guidance counselor and priest, Ottawa's Catholic school board and two other organizations for more than $3 million, claiming the organizations should have responded to an incident alm...

Jul 29, 2013

Scouts Canada leader and lifeguard Scott Stanley in court on sex charges

A 30-year-old former City of Ottawa lifeguard, Scouts Canada volunteer and swim coach is appearing in court today for a full-day bail hearing into 18 sexual assault-related charges. Scott Stanley was arrested and charged Thursday and made a quick...

Jun 27, 2013

Gordon Stuckless has 70 more charges

The case of a man at the center of the Maple Leaf Gardens sex abuse scandal has been remanded and he is next to appear in court Aug. 8. Gordon Stuckless faces more than 70 new criminal charges after several men came forward alleging they were assa...

Jun 24, 2013

High school teacher Christopher Parkin charged with child luring

Police have laid new charges against a teacher from Forest Hill Collegiate, already charged with sexual assault, following an additional victim coming forward. Parkin, already under arrest for incidents which allegedly took place in April and back...

Jun 10, 2013

Orthodox cleric Kenneth William Storheim on trial for alleged abuse involving boys

The sex-abuse trial of Canada's senior Orthodox Church cleric began Monday with a former altar boy accusing Archbishop Kenneth William (Seraphim) Storheim of inviting him to touch his private parts. Archbishop Kenneth (Seraphim) Storheim was susp...

Jun 04, 2013

Blogging the sex abuse scandal and betrayals of trust in the Roman Catholic Church in Canada

Father Daniel Miller pled guilty to charge of sexual assault on June 4th, 2013. View the Complete Article

May 30, 2013

Former Peel police officer Abel Gomes charged in alleged sexual assault

Ontario's police watchdog says a charge will be laid against a former Peel Region police officer in connection with allegations of sexual assault against a 23-year-old woman. The Special Investigations Unit says the alleged incident took place on...

May 24, 2013

Former Ottawa teacher William Wallace pleads not guilty in historic sex abuse case

A 43-year-old man cried on the stand as he described how his Grade 6 school teacher molested him in the middle of the night during a sleepover in Ottawa more than 30 years ago. Wallace, a 67-year-old former teacher at Roland Michener Public School...

May 22, 2013

Jeffrey Steven Wills, 39, charged with sexually assaulting a child at a west-end Ottawa daycare.

Ottawa police have a charged a daycare provider with sexual assault after a parent reported that a child was assaulted at a west-end facility. The assault was reported May 15, police said. The gender and age of the child are not being released. ...