Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and East Orange Public Safety Director Dominick Saldida announced today that Tevin Molentiel, 28, and Tamika Dorsey, 36, both of East Orange, have been charged with multiple child abuse offenses following an investigation by the Special Victims Unit of the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against a Montana grandmother who’s accused of carrying out the “systematic torture” of a 12-year-old boy. Patricia Batts, 48, was charged in the murder of her grandson, James Alex Hurley, whose emaciated and beaten body was found in February.
A man has been charged with holding a woman captive in an apartment as a sex slave for 31 years during a campaign of abuse in Venezuela.
A woman who posed as a teenage boy to groom girls as young as 13 online and travelled around the country to sexually abuse them has been jailed for eight years.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested for killing a suspected paedophile priest by ramming a crucifix down his throat and suffocating him.
According to an initial investigation, the child was beaten to death with a coconut leaf stalk and a PVC pipe, they said.
WINNIPEG – One of five women involved with a man accused of killing one of them testified Thursday that the death came after days of the victim being tortured and abused.
“He was beating her up with cords, a hammer, knives,” Jessica Reid, 36, told jurors Thursday at Perez Cleveland’s first-degree murder trial.
Holley Sullivan told a jury there were “jealousy issues” among the several women who shared a home with Perez Cleveland, who is accused of killing one of them.
Police are investigating undercover footage showing NHS patients with autism and learning difficulties being “tortured” in a scandal branded a second Winterbourne View.
Sixteen staff have been suspended at Whorlton Hall hospital in County Durham after being caught goading and swearing at patients, physically restraining them in a “dangerous” manner, as well as boasting about deliberately causing them pain.