Published on April 26, 2017

97 Percent of Sexual Abuse Reports Aren’t Investigated

97 Percent of Sexual Abuse Reports in Detention Centers Aren’t Investigated

http://www.latina.com/lifestyle/news/sexual-abuse-reports-detention-centers-not-investigatedA spokesperson for the DHS Office of Inspector General told the news site that with a staff of about 725 people, the office is “not in a position to investigate all, or even most” of the reports it hears.

CIVIC is calling on the victims of …

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Spike in N.J. prison sex abuse cases prompts revamped training

http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2017/04/nj_revamping_sex_abuse_training_at_state_prisons_a.htmlTRENTON, NEW JERSEY
State corrections officials are revamping training for prison staff following a spike in sexual abuse cases at New Jersey’s women’s prison.

That came after several years in which the department recorded just a single …

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BREAKING: Ex-Lawrence court officer gets one-year sentence, but appeal delays jail time

http://www.eagletribune.com/news/breaking-ex-lawrence-court-officer-gets-one-year-sentence-but/article_c4c865aa-2a9a-11e7-868e-db545c0a3b91.htmlAfter a nine-day trial, Martinez was acquitted of raping a female prisoner, but found guilty of evidence tampering.

Martinez had been accused of raping a female prisoner, now age 34, in the Lawrence District Courthouse on three occasions in 2009 and 2014.

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Soldier jailed after admitting rapes on tape

On Tuesday, judge Michael O’Grady QC heard that Johnstone had suffered psychological trauma as a consequence of serving in Bosnia and working in the prison service.

But judge O’Grady told Johnstone that he had no other option to but to send him to …

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Former Jemez Spring police chief accused of rape gets no prison time

http://krqe.com/2017/04/25/jemez-springs-police-chief-expected-in-court/ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.
No prison time for a former police chief accused of raping a woman he pulled over.

Shane Harger was the chief of the Jemez Springs Police Department in 2014 when he pulled over a woman and three men.

Another officer …

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