3 Kingston residents charged as part of Project Maverick child exploitation investigation
A provincewide investigation into child exploitation has led to charges against 107 people across Ontario, including three in Kingston and one from Belleville.
4 Peterborough and area men among 107 arrested for child sexual exploitation in October
The OPP and 27 policing partners — including the Peterborough Police Service — conducted 277 investigations and arrested 107 individuals in October.
Teacher at St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School in Douro arrested for child pornography, luring: OPP
As part of an investigation, members of the OPP's child sexual exploitation unit and Peterborough County OPP officers executed a search warrant at a residence on Thursday.
Bancroft man charged with child pornography, luring following online investigation: OPP
According to Bancroft OPP, as part of an investigation with the OPP's child sexual exploitation unit, officers executed a search warrant at a residence.
‘It’s an epidemic’: Sextortion and online crimes against youth spike dramatically
Police agencies across the country are warning about a dramatic increase in the number of cases involving online sexual exploitation or sextortion of children and teens.
London, Ont. man, 21, charged with accessing, possessing child pornography
The accused was taken into custody after police say members of the internet child exploitation unit raided a home on King Street on Oct. 21 and seized electronic devices.
Bancroft man faces additional 30 child pornography, sex charges: OPP
OPP say as part of an ongoing investigation by their child sexual exploitation unit, another 30 charges have been laid against a Bancroft resident.
Over 250 Canadian school personnel accused of sexual offenses: report
A new report says 252 current or former school personnel committed or were accused of committing offences of a sexual nature against 548 children over a five-year span.
Police investigation into child porn leads to charges for Guelph man
A 22-year-old man was arrested and charged on Tuesday after several Guelph Police Service units executed a search warrant at a south-end home.
Amherstview, Ont. man faces 10 additional sexual assault, human trafficking charges
A Kingston man already facing roughly 100 sexual assault, child pornography and human trafficking charges has had an additional 10 laid upon him.
Men from central, northern Ontario among those charged in online child exploitation investigation
At least 13 people in the central and northern regions of the province are among those facing charges for child exploitation online.
High-risk sex offender to live in Winnipeg, at risk of reoffending against kids, police say
A convicted sex offender considered high risk to reoffend against children, particularly girls, was released from prison Thursday and is expected to live in Winnipeg.
Amanda Todd’s mom fears teen’s tormentor won’t face more Dutch jail time
Aydin Coban was convicted of harassment, extortion, child luring and possession and distribution of child pornography this summer in the high-profile Amanda Todd case.
No pre-trial release for Noah Madrano, man charged in 13-year-old Edmonton girl’s abduction, abuse
A judge ruled Wednesday that the Oregon man accused of exploiting, abducting and sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl from Edmonton will remain behind bars until his trial.
Oregon man facing federal charges in alleged abduction, abuse of 13-year-old Edmonton girl
The U.S. department of justice alleges Noah Madrano, 41, kidnapped an Edmonton girl from outside her school and eventually drove her back to the U.S. in the trunk of his vehicle.
Manitoba looks at creating teacher misconduct registry in bid to improve transparency
Education Minister Wayne Ewasko says the province is consulting with stakeholders on the changes.
Calgary man charged with child luring after posing as parent looking for babysitter
Calgary police said while the conversation started out professional, it quickly turned inappropriate when the man allegedly sent the girl sexual comments through texts.
$130K of illicit drugs seized from vehicle in stunt driving traffic stop: Middlesex OPP
On Thursday at 3 p.m., police observed a vehicle on King Street in Thorndale, Thames Centre, travelling at more than double the posted 50km/h speed limit.
South Simcoe Police charge Innisfil man in luring and sexual assault case involving minor
A 20-year-old man from Innisfil is facing multiple charges in a luring and sexual assault investigation.
Quebec hospital may remove child’s breathing tube despite parents’ objection: court
The Sainte-Justine hospital sued the child's parents because they are refusing to consent to the procedure unless the hospital plans to reintubate the child if things go wrong.