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North Texas Non-Profit Declines Donation From Inked Moms

A group of North Texas moms came up with an interesting idea to raise money for a local charity. But the organization on the receiving end told the group, “no thank you.” It’s the reason why they turned down the money that has people talking.

CBSDFW.COM–11/05/2013

North Texas Police Searching For Potential Child Predator

Police in McKinney are concerned and on the lookout for a man who they believe is a child predator.

CBSDFW.COM–07/03/2013

Todd William Mitchell

Sexual Predator Gets Life For Violating Civil Order

A convicted sex offender who has admitted to sexually abusing at least 30 boys during his life has been sentenced to life in prison for violating a civil commitment order.

05/02/2013

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Man Gets 43 Years For Sexually Abusing Daughters

A 32-year-old Army veteran has been sentenced to 43 years in prison for the repeated sexual abuse of his two biological daughters.

12/14/2012

Members of the Boy Scouts salute during a flag raising. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Order Lets Boy Scouts Keep New Abuse Files Private

The Irving-based Boy Scouts of America has won a stay of a court order that would have required them to turn over more than two decades of files the group kept on sexual abuse complaints.

11/30/2012

Calhoun Middle School in the Denton Independent School District. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

School Janitor Arrested On Indecency With A Child Charges

A North Texas middle school janitor is behind bars today charged with Indecency with a Child/Sexual Contact. Police say Ambrocio Mata, 62, had inappropriate sexual contact with a 12-year-old male student while on campus.

CBSDFW.COM–11/07/2012

Members of the Boy Scouts salute during a flag raising. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts Of America Hosting Anti-Abuse Forum

Even as its past policies on sex-abuse prevention fuel controversy, the Boy Scouts of America is hosting an unprecedented closed-door symposium Thursday with other national youth organizations.

10/31/2012

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky walks into the Centre County Courthouse before being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Sentenced To At Least 30 Years In Prison

Jerry Sandusky was sentenced Tuesday to at least 30 years in prison — effectively a life sentence — in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno’s downfall.

10/09/2012

Members of the Boy Scouts salute during a flag raising. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts Release ‘Ineligible Volunteer’ List

The Boy Scouts of America say they knew of cases of abuse in their ranks, and now they’re turning over the information to law enforcement.

10/01/2012

Members of the Boy Scouts salute during a flag raising. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts To Review Internal Files On Abuse Allegations

The Irving-based Boy Scouts of America has announced that it is launching a review of files the organization compiled over more than four decades on suspected child sex abusers.

09/26/2012

Members of the Boy Scouts salute during a flag raising. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts Accused Of Covering Up Child Abuse Allegations

An newspaper investigation has found that the Irving-based Boy Scouts of America failed to report hundreds of suspected child sex abusers to authorities and often helped cover up the accusations over two decades.

09/17/2012

A Tarrant County jury found 65-year-old Charles Samuel Burgess II guilty of Continuous Sexual Abuse of Children and Indecency. He was sentenced to 99 years in prison with no possibility for parole. (credit: Tarrant Co. Sheriff's Office)

Arlington Man Guilty Of “Continuous Sexual Abuse of Children”

Last week a jury found a North Texas man guilty of Sexual Abuse of Children and Indecency. On Monday he learned his fate.

CBSDFW.COM–08/27/2012

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