A child's innocence and vulnerability presents a target for a sexual predator's abusive behavior. University of Missouri researchers are beginning to understand the communication process by which predators lure victims into a web of entrapment. This information could better equip parents and community members to prevent, or at least interrupt, the escalation of child sexual abuse. The fact that they could be abused in any way, shape or form is horrific--both in the moment of the abuse and in the long-term effect," said Loreen Olson, MU associate professor of communication in the College of Arts and Science. It's incomprehensible, but it's happening.
A perverted fisherman used flash boats to lure teenagers onboard and then sexually assaulted them
Child Sex Trafficking
Official websites use. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites. Runaways, throwaways, sexual assault victims, and neglected children can be recruited into a violent life of forced prostitution. Child sex trafficking refers to the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, obtaining, patronizing, or soliciting of a minor for the purpose of a commercial sex act.
16 alleged child predators used social media to lure kids for sex throughout New Jersey
Chemists at Yale University have produced a synthetic cockroach aphrodisiac, and a company is negotiating with the university to test and market it. The result could be a new way of killing Periplaneta americana, the American cockroach, which now infests seven continents and is particularly well known in the New York metropolitan area. The synthetic substance, called periplanone-B, would lure the insects into traps treated with insecticide.
A former detective with the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office was arrested for the second time this year on suspicion of luring a minor for sexual exploitation and furnishing harmful items to a minor. Previous media reports claim Butts was arrested in March after allegedly attempting to pursue a sexual relationship with a year-old girl through an online dating app. Reports say Butts pushed for the relationship despite the girl repeatedly telling him she was underage before the girl's parents notified the police. Start the day smarter.