May 18, 2021

Complaints about Ontario teacher Jeff Peters came years before sex assault conviction

Jeff Peters pleaded guilty in April to sexual assault of 2 former students.

May 05, 2021

More charges for Windsor teacher

Windsor Police have charged a local teacher Ryan Turgeon, 36, with additional offences after they say more victims came forward. Charges include two counts, sexual exploitation – two counts, possession of child pornography, making child pornography, and accessing child pornography.

May 04, 2021

Junior hockey coach in custody, charged with sexual assault

Veteran junior hockey coach, Bernie Lynch, turned himself in to police in Alberta over the weekend.

Apr 30, 2021

Mississauga teacher charged with sexual exploitation

In a press release issued Friday (April 30), Peel Police said that earlier this month investigators received information that in June 2009, a teacher's assistant from a Toronto-area high school, allegedly sexually exploited a 16-year-old victim within the Region of Peel.

Apr 29, 2021

Former Perth teacher Jeff Peters pleads guilty to sexual assault, sexual exploitation of students

Former Perth high school teacher Jeff Peters has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting one of his students, and to the sexual exploitation of another student.

Apr 29, 2021

Windsor teacher suspended after police lay charges in child exploitation probe

A Windsor teacher has been suspended by the region's Catholic school board after being charged in a child exploitation investigation.

Apr 22, 2021

Ottawa teacher faces sex assault charges in relation to young students: police

Ottawa teacher, 57-year-old Rick Watkins, also known as Rick Despatie, of St. Matthew High School in Orleans faces sex assault charges in relation to young students.

Mar 01, 2021

Ontario lacrosse executive charged with sexual exploitation, child luring

Guelph police say 42-year-old Josh Ogburn AKA Josh Briscoe a former lacrosse executive has been charged with luring a child and sexual exploitation after investigators received a complaint that dates back 15 years. For more information, ...

Mar 01, 2021

Hockey coach charged in connection with sexual assault against teen girl

York Regional Police say they have charged 47-year-old Lorne Rappaport of Pickering, a hockey coach in connection with a sexual assault against a teen girl he was coaching. For more information, please visit the Global News website.

Feb 19, 2021

Former Calgary teacher Michael Gregory, 57, accused of historical sexual abuse of 6 students

Calgary Police Sex Crimes detectives identified six women who allege sexual misconduct by Gregory while they were students between the years of 1999 and 2005.

Jan 19, 2021

Former Taekwondo Canada coach found guilty of 10 charges in sexual abuse case

A Toronto judge also ruled that he abused his position of trust, culminating in the rape of one of his students.

Jan 19, 2021

Former Sudbury track coach sentenced to 3 years 9 months prison, but David Case is appealing

Case also awaiting sentencing for sexually assaulting another woman in 2011.

Dec 09, 2020

Sexual Assault Trial begins for Ruben Lazar former vice principal at Forest Heights Collegiate Institute

Reuben Lazar was convicted of molesting a teenage boy in 2019 and served a 10-month sentence. At the time of Lazar’s arrest in 2016 he was a vice principal at Forest Heights Collegiate Institute. Lazar worked previously at W.T. Townshend Public School and MacGregor Public School. During the previous trial, more alleged victims came forward and police laid seven new charges against Lazar.

Jul 08, 2020

Ontario school board found 'vicariously liable' in sexual abuse case

An Ontario judge has found that a school board is vicariously liable for sexual abuse of a student by a teacher.

May 11, 2020

Jeffrey Peters charged with four historic sexual assault charges and six charges of sexual exploitation

Jeffrey Peters, a former teacher at St. John Catholic High School in Perth, was charged with four historic sexual assault charges and six charges of sexual exploitation, stemming from four complaints in November 2019. He was suspended at that time...

Jul 10, 2019

Former TVDSB vice principal Michael George Dennis accused of sexual relationship with student

The Ontario College of Teachers is moving forward with a disciplinary hearing for a former St. Thomas vice principal whom they accuse of having a romantic relationship with a female student.  The professional misconduct allegations again...

Jun 27, 2019

Charges against Prince Edward County Children’s Aid Society executive director Bill Sweet regarding sexual abuse in foster homes he was responsible for.

Sweet is currently facing 10 counts of criminal negligence causing bodily harm and 10 counts of failing to provide the necessities of life. Sgt. Carolle Dionne, provincial media relations co-ordinator for the OPP, said his charges stemmed not because he fostered any children of his own but because he oversaw a Children’s Aid Society where several foster children were abused.

Jun 25, 2019

Former Catholic priest Barry McGrory found guilty of historic sex assaults

Defrocked Catholic priest Barry McGrory has been found guilty of sexually abusing two teenage boys in a church rectory during the early. “Mr. McGrory used his position as a parish priest,” the judge said, “to exploit vulnerable and naïve young men for his own sexual satisfaction.”

May 24, 2019

Lawsuit targets convicted sex offender Ron Léger, Catholic religious order and Archdiocese of St. Boniface

Lawsuit targets convicted sex offender Ron Léger, Catholic religious order and Archdiocese of St. Boniface

May 24, 2019

Paul Bruce Harper, 21, of Garden Hill First Nation, faces multiple counts of sexual assault, sexual interference, aggravated assault and assault. Three people have been charged with sexual, physical abuse of 17 children and there may be 150 victims

Paul Bruce Harper, 21, of Garden Hill First Nation, faces multiple counts of sexual assault, sexual interference, aggravated assault and assault. Three people have been charged with sexual, physical abuse of 17 children and there may be 150 victims