French bishops vote to give payouts to sex abuse victims
France

French bishops vote to give payouts to sex abuse victims

French bishops on Saturday approved a programme of payouts to victims of sex abuse by priests -- but survivors have already objected that the Church has not gone far enough in admitting responsibility.

Two men jailed for over a decade in Germany’s ‘largest child abuse scandal’
Germany

Two men jailed for over a decade in Germany’s ‘largest child abuse scandal’

Locked up for being different: The scandal of Switzerland’s ‘undesirables’
Switzerland

Locked up for being different: The scandal of Switzerland’s ‘undesirables’

Italian police uncover gang that ‘brainwashed kids and sold them to foster parents’
Italy

Italian police uncover gang that ‘brainwashed kids and sold them to foster parents’

Trial begins for ‘largest child abuse scandal in Germany history’
Germany

Trial begins for ‘largest child abuse scandal in Germany history’

Swiss coach made covert videos of 80 primary school children in changing rooms
Switzerland

Swiss coach made covert videos of 80 primary school children in changing rooms

Senior Vatican cleric sentenced for sex crimes in Australia
Italy

Senior Vatican cleric sentenced for sex crimes in Australia

Pope vows Church will ‘never again’ ignore abuse accusations
Italy

Pope vows Church will ‘never again’ ignore abuse accusations

Switzerland to impose lifetime ban for paedophiles on working with children
Switzerland

Switzerland to impose lifetime ban for paedophiles on working with children

Tackling child abuse must be Church’s priority: Vatican panel
Italy

Tackling child abuse must be Church’s priority: Vatican panel

Vatican suspends Chilean deacon accused of child abuse
Italy

Vatican suspends Chilean deacon accused of child abuse

Man in Switzerland filmed neighbours’ young daughters with camera hidden in pen
Switzerland

Man in Switzerland filmed neighbours’ young daughters with camera hidden in pen

Trial starts of mother, stepfather who pimped out young son online
Germany

Trial starts of mother, stepfather who pimped out young son online

Police in Freiburg make 8 arrests over ‘worst child abuse case in state history’
Germany

Police in Freiburg make 8 arrests over ‘worst child abuse case in state history’

Child abuse victim rescued hours after police publish her picture
Germany

Child abuse victim rescued hours after police publish her picture

Twenty percent of children in Switzerland are victims of domestic violence, says report
Switzerland

Twenty percent of children in Switzerland are victims of domestic violence, says report

Up to 50 witnesses for Cardinal Pell sex abuse hearing
Italy

Up to 50 witnesses for Cardinal Pell sex abuse hearing

Four arrested for alleged child abuse within religious community
Italy

Four arrested for alleged child abuse within religious community

Cardinal Pell denies abuse charges in Australian court
Italy

Cardinal Pell denies abuse charges in Australian court

Police stage nationwide raids against child porn suspects
Germany

Police stage nationwide raids against child porn suspects

Frankfurt police bust online child porn ring with nearly 90,000 members
Germany

Frankfurt police bust online child porn ring with nearly 90,000 members

Parents arrested over selling daughter for a van and €5,000
Spain

Parents arrested over selling daughter for a van and €5,000

Mother of toddler scalded to death will not face jail time
Austria

Mother of toddler scalded to death will not face jail time

Man accused of sexually abusing 122 children online
Germany

Man accused of sexually abusing 122 children online

Father who threw children out window gets 15 years prison
Germany

Father who threw children out window gets 15 years prison

German hospital uses therapy to ‘treat’ paedophiles
Germany

German hospital uses therapy to ‘treat’ paedophiles

Norway father gets eight years for attack on infant daughter
Norway

Norway father gets eight years for attack on infant daughter

‘Nightmare’ as man locks up his stepson, 7, for a month
Sweden

‘Nightmare’ as man locks up his stepson, 7, for a month

‘Spanking kids is why US is more violent than Germany’
Germany

‘Spanking kids is why US is more violent than Germany’

Bishops can be fired over child abuse ‘negligence’: Pope
Italy

Bishops can be fired over child abuse ‘negligence’: Pope

Spanish dad loses custody after giving son pig medicine
Spain

Spanish dad loses custody after giving son pig medicine

Swedish study tests drugs to prevent child sex abuse
Sweden

Swedish study tests drugs to prevent child sex abuse

Man on trial for abusing 114 kids across Sweden
Sweden

Man on trial for abusing 114 kids across Sweden

Dad left seven-year-old asleep in car for night in Spanish pub
Spain

Dad left seven-year-old asleep in car for night in Spanish pub

WhatsApp texts ‘can count as sexual abuse’, court finds
Germany

WhatsApp texts ‘can count as sexual abuse’, court finds

Children trafficked to Denmark for sex and forced labour
Denmark

Children trafficked to Denmark for sex and forced labour

Former victim leaves Vatican child sex abuse commission
Italy

Former victim leaves Vatican child sex abuse commission

‘Jeckyl and Hyde’ paedophile gets eight years in prison
Switzerland

‘Jeckyl and Hyde’ paedophile gets eight years in prison

Swedish daycare worker jailed for child sex abuse
Sweden

Swedish daycare worker jailed for child sex abuse

Norway man built secret child’s room in cellar
Norway

Norway man built secret child’s room in cellar

Judge jails father who abused kids for years
Germany

Judge jails father who abused kids for years

Day care worker charged with abusing 11 kids
Norway

Day care worker charged with abusing 11 kids

A third of parents OK with smacking children
Germany

A third of parents OK with smacking children

Norway teacher charged with abusing 20 girls
Norway

Norway teacher charged with abusing 20 girls

Court probes abuse at Catholic boarding school
Germany

Court probes abuse at Catholic boarding school

Spain set to raise age of consent from 13 to 15
Spain

Spain set to raise age of consent from 13 to 15

‘Monstrous’ child molester jailed 15 years
Switzerland

‘Monstrous’ child molester jailed 15 years

Media executive jailed in latest ‘sexting’ case
Switzerland

Media executive jailed in latest ‘sexting’ case

Facebook: Dad hits baby, posts photo of injuries
France

Facebook: Dad hits baby, posts photo of injuries

Italian diplomat ‘seriously ill’ in Philippines jail
Italy

Italian diplomat ‘seriously ill’ in Philippines jail

Italian diplomat faces child abuse charges
Italy

Italian diplomat faces child abuse charges

Pair jailed for drowning child live on MSN
Norway

Pair jailed for drowning child live on MSN

Jailed Italian diplomat seeks medical care
Italy

Jailed Italian diplomat seeks medical care

Man sentenced to nine years for child abuse
Austria

Man sentenced to nine years for child abuse

Vatican faces new UN grilling over sex abuse
Switzerland

Vatican faces new UN grilling over sex abuse

Law could force Spanish kids to do housework
Spain

Law could force Spanish kids to do housework

‘Brit who ordered baby killing deserves 18 years’
Norway

‘Brit who ordered baby killing deserves 18 years’

Parents whip boy over poor school grades
Spain

Parents whip boy over poor school grades

Vatican hits back at ‘prejudiced’ UN report
Italy

Vatican hits back at ‘prejudiced’ UN report

Vatican under scrutiny after sex abuse report
Italy

Vatican under scrutiny after sex abuse report

Vatican slams UN ‘interference’ on abortion
Italy

Vatican slams UN ‘interference’ on abortion

Vatican slammed over child abuse ‘failures’
Switzerland

Vatican slammed over child abuse ‘failures’

‘Vatican refuses to stop abuse’: victims’ group
Italy

‘Vatican refuses to stop abuse’: victims’ group

Vatican must report child abusers to police: UN
Italy

Vatican must report child abusers to police: UN

UN calls on Vatican to account for child abuse
Switzerland

UN calls on Vatican to account for child abuse

Vatican grilled on child abuse by UN watchdog
Italy

Vatican grilled on child abuse by UN watchdog

Paedophile let off because girl was ‘in love’
Italy

Paedophile let off because girl was ‘in love’

Vatican sets up child sex abuse committee
Italy

Vatican sets up child sex abuse committee

Norway arrests web paedophile suspects
Norway

Norway arrests web paedophile suspects

Baby ‘forced to live in car boot’ in France
France

Baby ‘forced to live in car boot’ in France

One in four children smacked by parents
Germany

One in four children smacked by parents

Greens to investigate old paedophilia claims
Germany

Greens to investigate old paedophilia claims

Sect doctor could face jail for Chile abuse
Germany

Sect doctor could face jail for Chile abuse

Burglars turn in child abuser to police
Germany

Burglars turn in child abuser to police

Police raid child abuse suspects nationwide
Germany

Police raid child abuse suspects nationwide

Row holds up child abuse compensation
Germany

Row holds up child abuse compensation

Cult members jailed for child abuse in Chile
Germany

Cult members jailed for child abuse in Chile

Catholic Church thwarts child abuse investigation
Germany

Catholic Church thwarts child abuse investigation

German boys freed from global sex abuse ring
Germany

German boys freed from global sex abuse ring

Castration only way out of prison for child abuser
Germany

Castration only way out of prison for child abuser

Police release paedophile suspect pictures in desperate appeal
Germany

Police release paedophile suspect pictures in desperate appeal

Monastery pays €700,000 to victims of abuse
Germany

Monastery pays €700,000 to victims of abuse

Sex offender dies after self-immolation in front of court
Germany

Sex offender dies after self-immolation in front of court

Priests no more likely to commit sex abuse than other men, researcher says
Germany

Priests no more likely to commit sex abuse than other men, researcher says

Trier abbot calls for monk’s abuse victims to come forward
Germany

Trier abbot calls for monk’s abuse victims to come forward

Incest trucker confesses
Germany

Incest trucker confesses

Incest trucker admits abusing daughter
Germany

Incest trucker admits abusing daughter

‘German Fritzl’ put on trial for incest
Germany

‘German Fritzl’ put on trial for incest

Man accused of having eight children with step-daughter
Germany

Man accused of having eight children with step-daughter

Archbishop: Church must proselytize Germany
Germany

Archbishop: Church must proselytize Germany

Nurse investigated for child abuse
Germany

Nurse investigated for child abuse

Mother throws newborn out of window
Germany

Mother throws newborn out of window

Priest jailed for seven years over sex abuse
Germany

Priest jailed for seven years over sex abuse

Justice Minister slams Guttenberg’s paedophile-hunt TV show
Germany

Justice Minister slams Guttenberg’s paedophile-hunt TV show

Catholics toughen rules on sex abuse prevention
Germany

Catholics toughen rules on sex abuse prevention

Catholic priest charged with raping teen girl
Germany

Catholic priest charged with raping teen girl

Catholic abbot returns to office despite abuse scandal
Germany

Catholic abbot returns to office despite abuse scandal

Secret Mixa file details alcohol and sexual abuse
Germany

Secret Mixa file details alcohol and sexual abuse

Christians gather for interfaith congress
Germany

Christians gather for interfaith congress

Church member leader urges end to celibacy for Catholic priests
Germany

Church member leader urges end to celibacy for Catholic priests

Catholics relieved by Mixa’s resignation
Germany

Catholics relieved by Mixa’s resignation

Bishop Mixa resigns
Germany

Bishop Mixa resigns

Church asks Bishop Mixa to take a break
Germany

Church asks Bishop Mixa to take a break

Mixa asks for forgiveness as Church begins abuse inquiry
Germany

Mixa asks for forgiveness as Church begins abuse inquiry

Pope Benedict’s birthplace vandalised
Germany

Pope Benedict’s birthplace vandalised

Number of Jesuit abuse victims continues to climb
Germany

Number of Jesuit abuse victims continues to climb

Bishop Mixa can’t remember his accusers
Germany

Bishop Mixa can’t remember his accusers

Vatican denies pope failed to stop paedophile
Germany

Vatican denies pope failed to stop paedophile

Trust in Catholic Church plummets amid abuse scandal
Germany

Trust in Catholic Church plummets amid abuse scandal

Church suspends priest whom Benedict helped
Germany

Church suspends priest whom Benedict helped

Pope helped priest accused of child abuse
Germany

Pope helped priest accused of child abuse

Abuse scandal hits elite progressive school
Germany

Abuse scandal hits elite progressive school

Father of starved toddler refuses to talk
Germany

Father of starved toddler refuses to talk

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Sweden

Prison sentence for adoptive father

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Sweden

Dramatic rise in reports of child abuse

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Sweden

Four years for breaking newborn’s arm

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Sweden

Physio back in business after rape conviction

Foster parents ‘hung boys from hooks’
Sweden

Foster parents ‘hung boys from hooks’

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Sweden

Swede held for child sex crimes in Cambodia

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Sweden

Two Swedes caught in Thai child sex sting

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Sweden

Mother arrested for ‘torture-like’ abuse

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Sweden

Parents jailed for lashing 11-year-old son

Uppsala father gets two years in prison
Sweden

Uppsala father gets two years in prison

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Sweden

Swedish police tackle child sex abuse abroad

Bishop begs forgiveness for Catholic priest abuse
Sweden

Bishop begs forgiveness for Catholic priest abuse

‘Catholics in Sweden must challenge Rome’
Sweden

‘Catholics in Sweden must challenge Rome’

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Sweden

Allegations mount against Catholic Church

Minister: Catholic Church should investigate
Sweden

Minister: Catholic Church should investigate

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Sweden

Adult calls to children’s helpline soar

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Sweden

Imam charged with sex offences

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Sweden

Sports trainer jailed for sex attacks on boys

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Sweden

Man arrested over boy’s death

Abuse reports rise after Olympian’s bombshell
Sweden

Abuse reports rise after Olympian’s bombshell

‘Hot-saucing’ couple to pay damages to their kids
Sweden

‘Hot-saucing’ couple to pay damages to their kids

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Sweden

Parents hit back over child abuse suspicions

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Sweden

Minister open to talks on foster care abuse cash

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Sweden

Dad forced daughter to feign mental illness

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Sweden

Prison for dad who made girl fake mental illness

‘I never left my son’: floorball dad
Sweden

‘I never left my son’: floorball dad

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Sweden

Parents held for ‘forcing demons’ from daughter

Dad hit daughter with shoe for needing a pee
Sweden

Dad hit daughter with shoe for needing a pee

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Sweden

Man arrested after tying 6-year-old to fence

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Sweden

Mum charged for burning kids with red-hot knife

Sweden looks to beef up child sex abuse laws
Sweden

Sweden looks to beef up child sex abuse laws

Swiss ex-Olympic coach jailed for child sex abuse
Switzerland

Swiss ex-Olympic coach jailed for child sex abuse

Swiss swim coach admits abuse of children
Switzerland

Swiss swim coach admits abuse of children

‘Hidden’ Spanish child abuse ad goes viral
Spain

‘Hidden’ Spanish child abuse ad goes viral

Daughter gets payout over 70s nude ‘art’ pics
France

Daughter gets payout over 70s nude ‘art’ pics

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Norway

Indian couple in Norway for abusing son

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Switzerland

Swiss boarding school ‘torture’ history revealed

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France

Baby for sale: police launch probe over ad

Sex box for kids sparks call to action
Switzerland

Sex box for kids sparks call to action

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Switzerland

Elderly priest rejects sex abuse claims

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France

Ferry: child sex ‘hushed up by officials’

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France

Morocco probes minister child abuse claims

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France

French convent refuses to shelter Dutroux’s ex

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France

Funeral for boy killed in washing machine

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Switzerland

Sexual abuse on the rise among Swiss teens

Force clergy to report paedophiles: Swiss MP
Switzerland

Force clergy to report paedophiles: Swiss MP

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France

Student: ‘I won’t eat until granddad I accused of rape is freed’

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Switzerland

81-year-old Swiss arrested for child sex

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Switzerland

Child abuser led anti-sex ed campaign: report

Man jailed for ten years for filming rape of two-year-old daughter
Germany

Man jailed for ten years for filming rape of two-year-old daughter

Father accused of broadcasting rape of 2-year-old daughter live online
Germany

Father accused of broadcasting rape of 2-year-old daughter live online

Dane acquitted of raping child after lay judge falls asleep
Denmark

Dane acquitted of raping child after lay judge falls asleep

Norway man admits more daycare sex assaults
Norway

Norway man admits more daycare sex assaults

Norway daycare worker raped four-year-old boy: police
Norway

Norway daycare worker raped four-year-old boy: police

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France

Man ‘shot toddler dead after cleaning row’

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France

Campsite predator charged with child rape

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France

Serial rapist ‘preying on girls at French campsites’

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France

Mother: I arranged for my daughter to be raped

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France

Five year old abducted in eastern France

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Sweden

Young girl raped by stranger in Stockholm

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Sweden

Woman ordered husband to kill daughter

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Sweden

Swede arrested for attempted child rape in Kenya