Category Archives: Child abuse

‘More children’ harmed by paedo cancer doctor

Detectives are working to establish how many more children may have been abused by a doctor who has been jailed for 22 years for abusing boys in his care. Myles Bradbury, 41, from Herringswell, Suffolk, worked as a paediatric consultant haematologist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, where he carried out medical examinations on 18 boys, aged… Continue Reading

Sleazy Clifford Defiant Outside Court

Celebrity publicist Max Clifford was defiant outside court today as he arrived to be sentenced for indecent assaults on young women. Impact statements revealing how Max Clifford’s abuse changed the lives of his victims have been heard in court. One said she abandoned her career plans, while another said he took away her trust in… Continue Reading

Child Pornography Solicitor Struck Off

Middlesex-based property partner James-Guy Jacobs has been struck off the solicitors roll and ordered to pay costs of £1,500 following a conviction for child pornography offences at Harrow Crown Court in November 2012. Jacobs was convicted of ten counts of making indecent photographs or pseudo photographs of a child, five counts of taking indecent photographs… Continue Reading

Jail Sex Abuse Claims Now Over 140

A police investigation into a young offenders’ centre in County Durham has now heard claims from more than 140 people that they were abused between the late 1960s and the mid-1980s. Detectives announced in August they were starting a new investigation into allegations young men sent to Medomsley Detention Centre, near Consett, were abused by… Continue Reading

Cop Jailed For Under-Age Sex

A police officer based in south Birmingham has been jailed for six years after being convicted of sexual activity with a child. West Midlands Police said Christopher Semak carried out the crimes between April 2010 and November 2011 when the girl, who was known to the man, was aged 14 and 15. The 33-year-old officer… Continue Reading

Rolf Harris To Face Further Sex Charges

Rolf Harris will be prosecuted over three further allegations of indecent assault, the Crown Prosecution Service said. A CPS spokesman said: “The three counts will be prosecuted in addition to the 13 alleged sexual offences with which Mr Harris was charged on 29 August 2013. “The alleged offences relate to one existing complainant and two… Continue Reading