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May 8, 2020

Assistant Principal of Day Care in El Dorado arrested amid allegations of child sex abuse

    A day care worker in El Dorado has been arrested under a child sex abuse investigation.   The sexual abuse allegedly happened approximately five years ago at EduCare Daycare Center on the Butler Community College campus in El Dorado but police reports were not made until this week. During the investigation the assistant director of the day care,  Brent Martin, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated indecent liberties with a child. Police went on to report that Brent Martin was also involved in multiple community organizations where he was in close contact and worked with  children. The El Dorado […]
September 9, 2019

Bright Horizon Daycare Worker Charged With Sexually Abusing Second Child

BERN TOWNSHIP, PA (The Mercury) A 33-year-old Columbia County man is facing charges after two children reported they were sexually abused at a day care center in Bern Township, authorities said. And Berks County District Attorney John T. Adams said Friday that more children will be interviewed. Andrew J. McCollin of Berwick was initially arrested Aug. 30 and charged with indecent assault, corrupting minors and endangering the welfare of a child after a 4-year-old boy told county detectives that McCollin had touched him inappropriately at Creative Beginnings Child Care Center at 2390 Bernville Road, which is part of the Bright Horizons […]
August 22, 2019

Daycare Teacher in St. Clair County Charged With Sexually Abusing Child at Early Learning Center

MARGARET, Ala. (WBRC) – A 19-year-old man accused of sexually abusing a child has turned himself in to St. Clair County deputies. Austin Greenway, of Odenville, has been charged with sexual abuse of a child less than 12 and school employee engaged in a sex act with a student under the age of 19. Authorities say Greenway turned himself in on August 20 after charges were presented following an investigation. The Margaret Police Department contacted the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office into allegations of sexual abuse of a 9-year-old child at North Valley Early Learning Center and the after-school program, […]
Jeff Herman
July 30, 2019

New York’s Child Victims Act Window Opens on August 14th!

The Child Victims Act Window Opens on August 14th! On August 14th, a one-year, one-time-only period will begin to allow all victims of childhood sexual abuse in New York to seek civil action, regardless of how old the victim is or how long ago the abuse occurred. This means that for one year, you may bring claims against the entities responsible for your sexual abuse, no matter how long ago the abuse occurred. In addition to the window, the Child Victims Act extends New York’s statute of limitations to allow for criminal charges against sexual abusers of children until their […]

Clergy Sexual Abuse/Sexual Abuse in Daycare

May 6, 2019

60-year-old man accused of raping child at Bronx daycare over 4-year span

    According to WABC, a 60-year-old man is under arrest, accused of raping a child at a day care center in the Bronx over a four-year span.  Alberto Hernandez is facing 13 charges, including rape, criminal sex act, and predatory sexual assault.  Police say the alleged rapes occurred over a period of four years, when the girl was 6 to 10 years old. It happened at the Maria Cortez Family Daycare, located on Heath Avenue in the Melrose section, which Hernandez operated with his wife for the past 25 years, investigators said. Police say the child, who is now […]
April 30, 2019

Former Henrico daycare worker accused of child sex crimes denied bond

According to WTVR CBS in Virginia, a former Henrico daycare worker accused of sexually abusing two children was denied bond Monday by a Henrico County judge. Rahman Jordan Rypkema was indicted on two counts of aggravated sexual battery of a minor under the age of 13. The 32-year-old is a former employee at the Tuckaway Child Development & Early Education Center in Varina. The first alleged incident of abuse allegedly occurred from September 2018 to February 2019. The other occurred on or about February 12, 2019. The second incident reportedly occurred at the Henrico daycare. Rypkema is due back in […]
August 15, 2018

A Facebook Messenger call leads to a summer camp counselor facing a molestation charge

A mother hearing a “grown man’s voice” coming out of her daughter’s phone led to an investigation that ended with a Fort Lauderdale summer camp counselor’s arrest Monday on a lewd and lascivious behavior charge. Davie resident Christopher Falzone, who remains in Broward County Main Jail with a $25,000 bond, met the girl while he worked at Camp Live Oak day camp in Fort Lauderdale this summer, according to a probable cause affidavit. The affidavit says Falzone, 35, admitted to having private Facebook Messenger conversations with the girl and whispering “I love you” to her.      https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/crime/article216655310.html
August 15, 2017

Former KinderCare Employee Charged with Sex Abuse of Minor

Raul Teroy Tuban, a former employee of the KinderCare Learning Center in Gaithersburg, was released on a $25,000 bond from the arrest for sexual abuse of a three-year old girl.  Tuban was employed by the day care as a cook and driver for 13 years. While attending KinderCare, October 22, 2016 the child awoke from a nap to Tuban touching her inappropriately. The child told parents that evening of the assault, who in return reported the incident to the day care immediately. According to a spokesperson for KinderCare, Tuban was placed on administrative leave.  However, detectives were not notified of […]

Sexual Abuse in Daycare/Schools Sexual Abuse

July 10, 2017

USF Fraternity sued for the sexual assault of a minor

CONTACT: Jeff Herman jherman@www.hermanlaw.com Tel. (305) 931-2200 ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Complaint ALERT: USF FRATERNITY sued for the sexual assault of a minor; Complaint alleges 16 year old girl was plied with alcohol at party and raped. WHAT: JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against PI KAPPA PHI FRATERNITY ZETA ETA CHAPTER at the University of South Florida and Dillon LeGamma for the sexual assault of JANE DOE No. 72 by fraternity member Dillon LeGamma. LeGamma was arrested and charged with sexual battery on a child over 12. Upon information […]
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