Facebook records 95% of the incidents of child sexual exploitation content

U.S. 02/27/21, 13:06

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) released its 2020 report listing websites that were reported for hosting child sexual exploitation content. Facebook had 95% of the total incidents. NCMEC's cybertipline is a centralized U.S. reporting system to combat online child exploitation, the report explained. One of NCMEC's goals is ...

109 human trafficking victims rescued under Operation Autumn Hope with 179 arrests made in Ohio and West Virginia

2022 Campaign 10/27/20, 22:59

More than 100 human trafficking survivors, including 45 missing children, have been recovered in Ohio and West Virginia, in what has been described as the state’s largest anti-human trafficking attempt, leading to 179 arrests. Attorney General David Yost said the effort—Operation Autumn Hope—coordinated through Yost’s Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commission, is ...

Teacher found dead, accused of sexually assaulting student

U.S. 10/19/18, 09:25

Police say a middle school English teacher in Georgia has been found dead of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound after being accused of sexually assaulting a sixth-grade boy. News outlets report a Gwinnett County police release says 28-year-old Zachary Meadors was found dead in a vehicle Wednesday afternoon. A Dekalb County police ...

Feds: Child exploitation focus of Pennsylvania church probe

Pennsylvania 10/19/18, 00:29

Two years ago, a federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh considered filing a racketeering lawsuit against a Roman Catholic diocese over its handling of child sex-abuse complaints, but left office before he could make the bold move.However, a colleague in Philadelphia is taking aim at the church this month, sending grand jury ...

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