North Dakota man accused of sexually abusing child under 10 for...
GRAND FORKS—A Grand Forks man has been accused of sexually abusing a young child for several months.Jeffrey Scott Krogstad, 51, of Grand Forks, was arrested Sunday on a Class AA felony of gross sexual imposition, which carries a maximum of life in prison without parole.Court documents allege Krogstad...
Child Sexual Abuse: What do I look for
Jana Marie Foundation’s Candid Conversations is a series of concise, focused discussions with experts that serve as easy-to-access references for recognizing...
Adults should learn signs of child sexual abuse
As an adult, it's your responsibility to help stop child sexual abuse.
Adults should learn the signs of child sexual abuse
Excerpt from Tucson.com What’s being done to teach children to avoid sexual abuse, you ask? “Preventing child sexual abuse is a job for adults,” responds Debbie Rich, the chief executive officer of the Girls Scouts of Southern Arizona. Period. She’s emphatic: Our job, not the children’s. And that’s why the Girl Scouts is partnering with the YMCA of Southern Arizona to offer a two-hour online class that any adult can take to learn how to prevent sexual abuse of children, how to identify…
Handling Child Sexual Abuse in Sports: Advice for Parents
If your child says she has been sexually abused in sports, the most important thing to do is stay calm and show that you are listening. It is extremely important that your child knows that harassment or abuse is not her fault, nor a reflection her.
Man Gets 100 Months For Child Sexual Abuse
(Portland, OR) -- A man is facing more than eight years behind bars after sexually abusing two children. A judge sentenced 55-year-old Russell Morris to 100 months in prison for the...
Preventing Child Sexual Abuse
Many parents want to know what they can do to help prevent sexual abuse. Here are some tips on how you can be actively involved in prevention.
This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise
“Out of the Shadows” urges governments and businesses to use technology to protect children.
Learn the Signs and Symptoms of Child Sexual Abuse
Learn more about the behavioral and physical signs of possible sexual abuse
10 Signs of Child Sexual Abuse: Recognizing and reporting
Child sexual abuse will most likely affect your classroom at some point in your teaching career. Trust your instincts and suspicions about child abuse by looking for these signs issued by The Child…
Judge Rules Hotchkiss School Student Sexual Abuse Trial Will Move Forward
On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden for the second time rejected a request by the attorneys representing the Hotchkiss School to dismiss the sexual abuse lawsuit against the prestigious college preparatory institution
What’s Going On? How We Can Confront Child Sexual Abuse in America
The child welfare system is charged with promoting the wellbeing of children by ensuring their safety and strengthening their families, so they may successfully care for children. While the child w…
child sexual abuse prevention
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Facts About Child Sexual Abuse
Knowing the facts about child sexual abuse can help you better protect the children in your life. Know what sexual abuse is. Understand how it occurs.
Ales & Ideas asks how to end child sexual abuse
ASTORIA — From the moment of birth, sacred ceremonies encircle the small, fragile human being with special blessings, naming rituals, prayers, offerings, and celebrations. From remote, bucolic villages to frenzied city centers, family members wait expectantly for the first glimpse of a newbor
From Hurt to Hope: A Child Sexual Abuse/Assault Advocacy Guide
What does confidentiality look like for a 10-year-old or a 15-year-old? What decisions can children or teens make for themselves? Who is my client, the child or the parent? Why is the child going through a medical assessment?
How the USA Gymnastics child sexual abuse scandal was preventable
USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny said during a 2015 deposition, "to the best of my knowledge, there's no duty to report if you are -- if you are a third party to some allegation."
Queensbury man gets 20 years for child sexual abuse
QUEENSBURY — A former amusement park worker from Queensbury who police said repeatedly sexually abused a young boy over a five-year period was sentenced to 20 years in state prison
Preventing and Identifying Child Sexual Abuse
~As frightening as the topic may be, sexual abuse is a serious and, unfortunately, common problem that affects both boys and girls.
The Internet Is Overrun With Images of Child Sexual Abuse. What Went Wrong?
Online predators create and share the illegal material, which is increasingly cloaked by technology. Tech companies, the government and the authorities are no match.