The NSPCC is calling for increased support and training for police to help tackle the issue.Read the full story ›
39-year-old Mohammed Kahlil Aziz was jailed for attempted rape and two counts of sexual assault committed against a child in Cumbria.Read the full story ›
Craig Berry, aged 36, was sentenced for 10 counts of engaging in sexual activity with a male child between 2004 and 2006.Read the full story ›
A total of 53 sex offences involving adults who had sexual contact with children in their care recorded in Cumbria and the North East.Read the full story ›
Former TV weatherman Fred Talbot has been found guilty of sex offences against schoolchildren.Read the full story ›
63-year-old David Ogilvie from Carlisle downloaded child pornography photos over several years. He received a suspended term, fine and rehabRead the full story ›
A police officer accused of attempting to incite sexual activity with a child has appeared before a Cumbrian court.Read the full story ›
A former teacher has been jailed for abducting and taking indecent images of a child.Read the full story ›
A former Lake District vicar has been charged with historical child sex offences.
Andrew Folkes, formerly of the Great Langdale parish, appeared at Kendal Magistrates Court today charged with two counts of indecent conduct towards a fifteen year old boy.
He will appear at Carlisle Crown Court on January 7th.