Ford confirms sexual misconduct allegations days after minister forced out

Doug Ford

Shawn Jeffords, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, November 7, 2018 5:32PM EST ASTRA, Ont. — A senior Ontario cabinet minister was forced to step down last week after facing an allegation of sexual misconduct, Premier Doug Ford said Wednesday, breaking his government’s days-long silence on the controversial matter. Ford’s office said last Friday that Jim Wilson was immediately resigning from his role as economic development minister and the Progressive Conservative caucus to seek treatment for addiction issues. Speaking at an event in eastern Ontario, the premier said Wednesday that hisRead More

Cop charged with sexual assault arrested for breach of recognizance

London Police

A London police officer who was on suspension has been charged with breaching a condition of his recognizance. He was originally charged with sexual assault in November 2017. Police are not releasing the officer’s name to protect the alleged victim. The officer remains suspended with pay. He was expected to appear in court Tuesday. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″]

Man charged after reports of sexual assaulting young males

Wellington County OPP

A man faced numerous charges after several sexual assaults involving young male victims were reported to police. Wellington County OPP said they occurred in the summer months in Wellington North and Centre Wellington Township. Police said the incidents involved the same male suspect but different victims. Raymond Squires, 55 of Minto Township, was arrested in connection to this incident. He faced four counts each of sexual interference and sexual assault, two counts of invitation to sexual touching and one count of providing false information under the sex offender information registrationRead More

Refugee women live in fear, avoiding washrooms because of sexual harassment

Moria refugee camp

LESBOS, Greece — The washrooms at the Moria refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos sit on a slope next to rows of tents and makeshift containers. They should be a space of privacy and safety. But often they’re a place of terror. The camp sits on a hill covered in olive trees just a few kilometres from the island’s capital, Mytilene. Women living there and in the informal settlement beside it say they are in constant fear of harassment, with most avoiding the washroom at night and limitingRead More

Dance instructor charged with sexual exploitation

Norfolk County OPP

A dance instructor is facing sexual exploitation and other charges following an investigation by Norfolk OPP. Police have charged a 33-year-old man after an incident at a Norfolk County address. On Sept. 29 about 10:30 a.m. police say they received a report of inappropriate messaging that was sent to persons under 18 years of age. OPP arrested and charged 33-year-old Scott Robert Macdonald of Brantford with the following offences: ·        Sexual Exploitation ·        Indecent exposure to a person under 16 years of age ·        Make sexually explicit material available to a person underRead More

Bill Cosby’s reckoning comes as he likely faces jailtme for sexual assault

Bill Cosby's reckoning comes as he likely faces jailtme for sexual assault

Maryclaire Dale And Michael R. Sisak, The Associated Press Published Tuesday, September 25, 2018 7:27AM EDT NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby faces a good chance of being sent to prison Tuesday when a judge is expected to sentence the TV star who was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman. The once-beloved actor and comedian, dubbed “America’s Dad” for his role on the “Cosby Show,” faces anything from probation to 10 years in prison. Prosecutors near Philadelphia want a judge to sentence the 81-year-old to five to 10 yearsRead More

Former Lorette teacher found guilty in sexual assault of neighbour’s 8-year-old daughter

Remi Dallaire

A former Lorette teacher has been found guilty of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl. Remi Dallaire has been convicted on four criminal charges, including sexual assault, sexual interference, inviting touching and making available sexually explicit material. Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Ken Champagne told court in a decision delivered Friday afternoon that he found the Crown has proven its case beyond a reasonable doubt on each individual and separate charge. Champagne told court the evidence highlights how Dallaire gained the trust of the girl and then engaged in aRead More

Closing arguments heard in trial of Manitoba teacher charged with sexual assault of underage girl

Closing arguments heard in trial of Manitoba teacher charged with sexual assault of underage girl

Closing arguments were presented Thursday in the trial for a former Lorette teacher charged with sexually assaulting an underage girl. Remi Dallaire has pleaded not guilty to four criminal charges including sexual assault, touching a person under 16 for a sexual purpose, inviting touching and making available sexually explicit material. The trial which started Monday wrapped up Thursday afternoon. Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Ken Champagne could have a decision as early as Friday afternoon. The girl, who cannot be named due to a publication ban, testified she wasRead More

Canadian News – 14 arrested in connection with sexual solicitation of minors – Montreal

Montreal police have made 14 arrests in connection with the sexual solicitation of minors leading up to the Grand Prix weekend.According to a report by police released Friday, 334 people have been suspected of trying to obtain sexua…