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Criminal Sexual Conduct

Online Predators and the Growing Risk to Our Youth

Social media, Snapchat, multiplayer games, dating apps, and adult chatrooms. What do these have in common? They are all online places where young teenagers can be exposed to adult online predators. The question is how common is this and what

Internet Sex Crimes and Child Pornography: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Have you or has anyone you love been charged with internet sex crimes involving child pornography? Did you know you can be charged with multiple sentences and end up with many years in prison just for having any child pornography

Criminal Sexual Assault Charges: Can DNA Evidence Harm You?

Criminal Sexual Assault is categorized in Michigan in four parts: First Degree through Fourth Degree. The laws in this state cover a vast amount of territory about what kind of touching is considered illegal if it’s not consensual. Some of

Rehabilitation For Sex Offenders: Do We Really Want It?

Do we really want rehabilitation for sex offenders? Let’s take a look at one of the most compelling accounts in season one of the In The Dark podcast by American Public Media. The story is that of Patty Wetterling, the

The Scary Backlash of the National Sex Offender Registry: What You Need To Know

Do you know anyone who has their name on the National Sex Offender Registry? Let’s take a look at a podcast presented by American Public Media Reports. Season one of the In The Dark has one of the most critical

Child Pornography and Snapchat – The Scary Truth

Snapchat has a child pornography problem according to Bloomberg. You might say the U.S. has a child pornography problem, or maybe it’s just Michigan. Every week, we hear of several new arrests in the news. Arrests of men and women

Pedophiles Who Want Help: Hope You Need To Know About

The sexual exploitation of children is terrifying. On the other side of the story are the pedophiles that are driving this industry. Specifically, who they are and how many are out there. In addition, what hope there is for men

International Efforts to Stop Child Pornography and Trafficking

Child pornography and sex trafficking. Something none of us like to think about happening anywhere in the world, much less in our towns and cities.

Tackling Institutionalized Abuse: The Ripple Effect of Larry Nassar’s Crimes

“I will not rest until every last trace of the influence you had on this sport has been destroyed like the cancer it is.” These are the words of Aly Raisman. She is now a doubly famous Olympic Gold gymnast

Michigan’s Mandatory Reporting Laws to Improve Crime Reporting

Since the scandal of ex-Michigan State University sports doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse of more than 100 girls and women erupted, Michigan’s mandatory reporting laws have been under scrutiny. Now, a three-bill package is being introduced in the State of Michigan