EXCLUSIVE: Having escaped justice for decades, the long-time suspected paedophile, Robert William Symonds, also known as ‘Mother Goose’, has finally been brought to account after being found guilty of child abuse charges by an Adelaide court. True Crime News Weekly publisher, Serkan Ozturk, reports. [READ MORE]
OPINION: As more people publicly disclose accounts of child sexual abuse through the media, how does that affect adult survivors who may relive their own traumas, wonders True Crime News Weekly correspondent and child abuse survivor, Gary Johnston [READ MORE]
MORE VICTIMS? Lifestyle Solutions founder David Hogg guilty of raping teen girl, with questions now raised about other vulnerable & disabled children
EXCLUSIVE: Questions are now being raised on whether a wider investigation is warranted into the controversial and troubled Lifestyle Solutions organisation which looks after disabled and vulnerable adults and children across Australia after its former managing director was found guilty this month of raping a teenage girl.
OPINION: #MeToo, Breaking a Few Eggs, and the Impossible Fight for Justice in Sexual Harassment Matters
OPINION: With ever more women openly discussing their experiences of sexual harassment, assault and rape at the alleged hands of powerful men, should we devote much time for the small number of males who may have been potentially wrongly accused? Our new True Crime News Weekly columnist and lawyer, Miles Hunt, wonders what side of history we really want to be on. [READ MORE]
In the Roman Catholic Church, the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation, generally known as ‘confession’, is a crucial component of faith.
EXCLUSIVE INVESTIGATION – PART SIX: His nationwide media company is in ruins. Broken into pieces much like the so-called “antique vase” apparently belonging to his mother that was smashed upon his front door by a poverty-stricken and fed-up employee. Likewise, his reputation is shattered. His media group forcibly placed into administration and liquidation, with employees, suppliers, creditors, and the Tax Office thought to be owed more than $1 million. His glossy magazines full of display ads and once-popular websites too, all gone. Kaput. Nada. Can no longer be read, can no longer be seen.
EXCLUSIVE: The young, privileged, well-connected man at the centre of a long-running alleged sexual assault and rape cover-up by both the NSW Greens party and state police has broken his months-long silence and is now threatening to take “legal action” against his alleged victims and others.
EXCLUSIVE: The Greens party are in turmoil and crisis with allegations that its senior party leadership has engaged in a cover-up “like the Catholic Church” for more than one year over its new incoming ‘star’ federal senator, Jordon Steele-John, who has been accused of being a serial sexual harasser.
There is an extraordinary amount of information being hidden concerning the trial of Catholic Church leader, George Pell. Key aspects of the case, and related offences, are apparently subject to a suppression order by the courts. This aspect of the trial ought to be discussed, writes an academic with an interest in child abuse cases under the pen name of Lady Diodati.
WORLD EXCLUSIVE: True Crime News Weekly can reveal that the man identified last year as the “prime suspect” in the notorious and still unsolved ‘Mr Cruel’ case in Melbourne involving multiple child abductions, sexual assaults and murder once wrote a highly praised philosophical essay extolling the virtues of “the great criminal” while calling on others “to do evil” so as not to be “mediocre”.
EXCLUSIVE: The high-profile campaigner in the NSW Greens party accused of being a serial rapist was being groomed by the party as a possible future MP while the alleged sex offender harboured his own dreams of becoming Prime Minister of Australia one day.
EXCLUSIVE: A 21-year-old high-flying political staffer in the NSW Greens who has publicly supported the party since he was seven-years-old is now under police investigation over alleged serious sexual assault offences, including rape.
A young man charged with raping and sexually assaulting his own mother in the United States has denied all the charges.
A teenage boy who attends one of Australia’s most exclusive private schools is alleged to have raped an unconscious 15-year-old girl while his friend filmed the attack at a party in Sydney’s east and more than 50 other schoolboys viewed and shared the sickening footage.
A depraved husband and wife paedophile couple have been sentenced to life in prison in the United States for their vile attacks on numerous children that spanned almost a decade.
In what could be one of the world’s worst cases of endemic child sexual abuse within a single school involving only one perpetrator, a principal of a high school in Turkey is being investigated over claims he sexually abused about 100 boys in the space of only three years.
Arrested over the horrific rape of a young child, a NSW Police officer remains on full pay as he awaits a court trial.
Locals in a small town in the US state of Nevada are said to be outraged after a former police captain convicted for incest and other crimes is due to be released in a matter of weeks despite being sentenced to life.
A convicted child pornography offender pledged his loyalty and love to convicted celebrity paedophiles Rolf Harris and Robert Hughes as well as controversial senior Catholic clergyman George Pell in a series of threatening messages to a former child star of Hey Dad!.
A teen Ukrainian model’s brave testimony has helped convict a vicious rapist bus driver in Turkey to 25 years in jail.