New Legislation Could Make Info On Low Level Sex Offenders PublicAfter a disturbing sex abuse case in Wakefield, lawmakers are re-thinking their stance on low level sex offenders.
Priest Charged With 1980's Child Rape In IpswichA high ranking member of the Catholic Church faces five counts of child rape in Essex Superior Court.
Ex-Penn St. Assistant Sandusky Convicted Of AbuseFormer Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been convicted of 45 counts at his child sex abuse trial.
Boston University Student Calls On Peers To "Stop Acting Like Idiots"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.
Former Camp Joslin Counselor Faces Child Sex Abuse ChargesChief Correspondent Joe Shortsleeve says there are troubling questions about what the state knew and why they never told police.
Burlington Woman Sues Uncle, 10 Others For Past Sex Abuse Rosanne Sliney says she was sexually assaulted hundreds of times when she was between 5 and 14 years old.
Boston Cardinal Marks 10th Anniversary Of CrisisBoston Cardinal Sean O'Malley on Wednesday marked the 10th anniversary of the start of the clergy sex abuse crisis by reflecting on the enduring pain of the scandal.
Clergy Sex Abuse Survivor Speaks Out On Penn State ScandalGary Bergeron helped uncover the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis in Boston, and is now urging parents to read the Grand Jury report on Jerry Sandusky.
$3 Million Awarded In Mass. Priest Sex Abuse Case A Massachusetts judge has awarded a total of $3 million to two alleged child sex abuse victims of a former priest.
More Allegations Of Abuse Against Camp Good NewsA 45-year-old woman is suing a Cape Cod summer camp that is already shut down after allegations of sexual abuse.
Cape Camp At Center Of Sex Abuse Allegations Loses AccreditationThe Cape Cod camp at the center of sex abuse allegations has lost its accreditation.