Pope Francis has responded to complaints that he has largely ignored the clerical sex abuse scandal by assembling a panel of experts to advise the Holy See on protecting children from pedophiles and helping abuse victims heal.
A former Arlington man charged with sexually molesting children at the town’s Boys and Girls Club in the 1970s is being held on $250,000 bail
A former worker at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club is under arrest in New York, accused of molesting five children while he was employed by the club.
A legislative panel is being urged to pass a bill that would give child molestation victims until age 55 to file lawsuits against their alleged attackers.
After a disturbing sex abuse case in Wakefield, lawmakers are re-thinking their stance on low level sex offenders.
A high ranking member of the Catholic Church faces five counts of child rape in Essex Superior Court.
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been convicted of 45 counts at his child sex abuse trial.
In a letter to the school paper, Heather Potts urges all BU undergrads, some 18,000 of them, to post just one positive experience about BU somewhere online.
Chief Correspondent Joe Shortsleeve says there are troubling questions about what the state knew and why they never told police.
Rosanne Sliney says she was sexually assaulted hundreds of times when she was between 5 and 14 years old.