Related News: Couple says voice from drone tried to lure children away from Ellet playground

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. The Akron Beacon Journal published an article titled Couple says voice from drone tried to lure children away from Ellet playground

Gavin and Jacen said their friends said “what” back to the drone, and the drone told them to follow it.

Michael M. said one of the children actually did. The child, one of Gavin’s and Jacen’s friends, started following the drone down the street to Dollar Tree, where the drone voice said it was going.

Michael M. said the child’s father happened to see him walking down the street and stopped the child before he got to Dollar Tree.

Source: Akron Beacon Journal

Related News: Anti-sexting campaign coming to Tuscaloosa County Schools

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. WSFA published an article titled Anti-sexting campaign coming to Tuscaloosa County Schools.

Tuscaloosa County law enforcement is saying sexting can have some serious consequences.

Monday night, the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) talked about sexting in the county school system with parents and their children.

Source: WSFA

Related News: Lone female fugitive on US Marshals Most-Wanted list captured

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. CNN published an article titled Lone female fugitive on US Marshals Most-Wanted list captured.

Barreto, 43, and her husband, Ramon, allegedly traveled to Guatemala on multiple occasions in 2005 and 2006 to purchase children from a local adoption agency. Authorities say the children were brought back to the United States and were malnourished, physically abused, and forced to sleep on beds with plywood bottoms.

“The children were purportedly often punished with beatings and on various occasions duct-taped to their beds, punched in the stomach, and forced to endure having their heads submerged under water,” the Marshals Service said.

Source: CNN

Related News: Former Army officer from Huntsville sentenced to 20 years to life for sex crimes against children in Colorado (updated)

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. AL.com published an article titled Former Army officer from Huntsville sentenced to 20 years to life for sex crimes against children in Colorado (updated).

Former Army officer Aaron Lucas, 33, of Huntsville, was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison today in Colorado for multiple sex crimes against children, the Gazette reports.

According to the Gazette, the former Fort Carson soldier  was sentenced by Judge David Shakes for charges that included rape and sexual assault of a child.

Source: AL.com

Related News: Investigation busts online sex abuse ring targeting children in Philippines

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. CNN published an article titled Investigation busts online sex abuse ring targeting children in Philippines.

Investigators have busted an international pedophile ring that charged people money to watch live online broadcasts of Filipino children being sexually abused, authorities said.

Under way since 2012, the operation has resulted in the arrest of 29 people, 11 of them from the group in the Philippines that facilitated the abuse, Britain’s National Crime Agency (NCA) said in a statement Wednesday.

Some of the people who arranged for the abuse, which was filmed on webcams, were from the children’s own families, it said.

Source: CNN

Related News: Guilty plea entered by man who tried to entice Huntsville police officer’s children, led police on high-speed chase before fiery crash (updated)

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. AL.com published an article titled Guilty plea entered by man who tried to entice Huntsville police officer’s children, led police on high-speed chase before fiery crash (updated).

A Hazel Green man charged with attempting to lure two children of a Huntsville police officer into his car entered a guilty plea today on charges of attempted kidnapping and enticing a child for immoral purposes.

Nicholos Kirk Roberts, 42, was arrested in December 2011 after leading police on a high-speed chase after the kids’ father found him. Roberts’ truck ultimately crashed on a Memorial Parkway service road and law enforcement officers had to pull him out of the vehicle before it burst into flames.

Source: AL.com

Related News: Paedophile who posed as Justin Bieber jailed in one of the worst ever internet abuse cases

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. The Telegraph published an article titled Paedophile who posed as Justin Bieber jailed in one of the worst ever internet abuse cases.

The 35-year-old, from Middlesbrough, had used sites such as Facebook, Skype and MSN to abuse girls as young as nine from across Europe, Asia, Canada and America, convincing the girls to expose themselves and perform sex acts on a webcam.

Teesside Crown Court heard that even after being arrested in December 2012, he continued to target children and this resulted in a girl from Tasmania eventually contacting police who traced him back to his home.

Source: The Telegraph