Arapahoe County sheriff's deputies have arrested a U. Army recruiter for investigation of soliciting girls as young as 10 years old for sex after he allegedly sent selfies calling himself "Colorado batman," the sheriff's department reported. Ken Hardcastle, 31, has been arrested for investigation of internet luring of a child and internet sexual exploitation of a child, according to Arapahoe County District Court records. Think again," the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office wrote in a tweet. If he's chatted with your daughter, call The sheriff's office released photographs of Hardcastle that were allegedly used to lure children including one identifying himself as "Colorado batman" and another in which he is half clothed, the tweet said.
Child sex abuse royal commission: Salvation Army boys' homes to come under spotlight again
DoD IG: US troops were told to ignore child sex abuse by Afghan forces
Young boys were locked in a cage for days on end as part of a brutal regime of physical and sexual abuse meted out to dozens of youngsters at Salvation Army homes in the s, '60s and '70s, a royal commission into child-sex abuse has heard. And the Salvation Army's leadership often failed to discipline or remove the perpetrators, but simply moved them to other homes where they frequently continued the abuse. In his opening address, counsel assisting the commission, Simeon Beckett, said the focus of the hearings would be on the "contemporaneous response by the Salvation Army and relevant government agencies to child-sex abuse within the Alkira home for boys in Indooroopilly, Queensland; the Riverview Training Farm, also in Queensland; Bexley Boys home in North Bexley; and the Gill Memorial Home in Goulburn". On Tuesday, it heard that the violence and sexual abuse inflicted on the boys at the homes was at "the severe end of that examined by the commission" during the course of its investigations. They were repeatedly anally raped and forced to undertake oral sex on their house parents. They were also abused by other boys at the homes.
According to both the U. State Department, the practice in Afghanistan of recruiting, enslaving and sharing boys for sex is widespread. But it is not conducted or tolerated by the Taliban. The culprits are often Afghan police and military commanders supported by the U. That's what Sgt.
In July , detectives from Newcastle established Strike Force Georgiana to investigate allegations of historic child sex abuse by a former soldier of the Salvation Army at Lambton. Following extensive inquiries, strike force detectives arrested a year-old man at Newcastle police station about 9am on Wednesday April He was charged with three counts of sexual intercourse with person 10 or over and under 16, seven counts of aggravated indecent assault - victim under the age of 16, and five counts of commit act of indecency with person under Police will allege in court that the man sexually abused two boys separately on numerous occasions, both of whom he had met through his work with the Salvation Army at Lambton. Police encourage any person who has been a victim of any kind of sexual violence, no matter how long ago the incident occurred, to contact police.