Child Sexual Abuse

Virginia News: NORFOLK, Dashawn Webster Sentenced to 24 Years for Producing Images of Child Sexual Abuse

NORFOLK, Va. – A Portsmouth man was sentenced today to over 24 years in prison for producing child pornography of a 2-year-old boy. “Protecting the most vulnerable from heinous crimes and vile perpetrators, like Webster, will continue to be a top priority,” said G. Zachary Terwilliger, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia. “The … Continue reading Virginia News: NORFOLK, Dashawn Webster Sentenced to 24 Years for Producing Images of Child Sexual Abuse

New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, Brian Adrian Sloan, Federal Jury Convicts Navajo Man on Federal Child Sexual Abuse Charges

Prosecution Brought Under Project Safe Childhood ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A federal jury sitting in Albuquerque, N.M., returned a verdict today finding Brian Adrian Sloan guilty on aggravated child sexual abuse charges following a five-day trial. The guilty verdict was announced by U.S. Attorney John C. Anderson and Special Agent in Charge James C. Langenberg of the … Continue reading New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, Brian Adrian Sloan, Federal Jury Convicts Navajo Man on Federal Child Sexual Abuse Charges

New Jersey News: New York Man, Richard Murphy Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Producing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

NEWARK, N.J. – A Pearl River, New York, man was sentenced today to 300 months in prison for photographing and filming a child engaged in sexually explicit conduct and sharing those images online, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Richard Murphy, 33, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge John Michael Vazquez to an information charging … Continue reading New Jersey News: New York Man, Richard Murphy Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Producing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

New Mexico News: Kewa Pueblo Man, Jose Tenorio Sentenced to Prison for Federal Child Sexual Abuse Conviction

Defendant Prosecuted under Project Safe Childhood ALBUQUERQUE, N.M – Jose Tenorio, 50, an enrolled member and resident of Kewa Pueblo, N.M., was sentenced today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to 63 months in prison followed by five years of supervised release for his conviction on child sexual abuse charges. Tenorio will also be required to … Continue reading New Mexico News: Kewa Pueblo Man, Jose Tenorio Sentenced to Prison for Federal Child Sexual Abuse Conviction

WASHINGTON News: U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia Launches Hotline for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse by Clergy

WASHINGTON – The Superior Court Division’s Sex Offense and Domestic Violence Section and the Victim Witness Assistance Unit of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia are launching a hotline and e-mail address for survivors to report child sexual abuse by clergy, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced today. Survivors of child sexual … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia Launches Hotline for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse by Clergy

NORRISTOWN | The Latest: Pennsylvania prosecutor critical of Wuerl deal

NORRISTOWN, Pa.  — The Latest on the resignation of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl (all times Eastern): 12:30 p.m. The prosecutor who released a grand jury report in August on rampant sex abuse in six Pennsylvania dioceses says it is unacceptable that Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl is retiring with no apparent consequences. Attorney General Josh Shapiro … Continue reading NORRISTOWN | The Latest: Pennsylvania prosecutor critical of Wuerl deal

New Jersey News: CAMDEN, Federal Inmate, Jordan T. Allen Sentenced To Additional 160 Months For Possessing Hundreds Of Images And Videos Of Child Sexual Abuse While In Prison

CAMDEN, N.J. – A Plain City, Ohio, man was sentenced today to an additional 160 months in prison for possessing hundreds of images and videos of child sexual abuse while incarcerated at Federal Correctional Institution Fort Dix for a previous offense involving the receipt of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Jordan T. Allen, … Continue reading New Jersey News: CAMDEN, Federal Inmate, Jordan T. Allen Sentenced To Additional 160 Months For Possessing Hundreds Of Images And Videos Of Child Sexual Abuse While In Prison

New Mexico News: Zuni Pueblo Man, Ernest Bewanika Pleads Guilty to Child Sexual Abuse Charges

Prosecution Brought Under Project Safe Childhood; Defendant Faces 15 to 20 Year Prison Sentence ALBUQUERQUE, N.Y. – Ernest Bewanika, 62, an enrolled member and resident of Zuni Pueblo, N.M., pled guilty yesterday afternoon in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to abusive sexual contact of a minor charges. Bewanika’s plea agreement recommends a prison sentence within … Continue reading New Mexico News: Zuni Pueblo Man, Ernest Bewanika Pleads Guilty to Child Sexual Abuse Charges