Sexual Abuse

Home / Sexual Abuse (Page 3)

A Devon football coach has been charged following allegations that he sexually abused children. Tony Mitchell, an Exeter man, has been bailed and is due to appear before Exeter Magistrates Court on 11th February 2014. He will reportedly face charges of sex abuse offences against children, including indecent assault and intent to commit a sexual act with a child. It is understood that Mr Mitchell began coaching a youth football team in the Exeter area in the 1960's and the historic allegations...

Church of England care home, Kendall House in Gravesend, Kent was an establishment run for the care of young girls from the 1970’s. It was closed down in 1986 following allegations of physical abuse, sexual abuse and psychological abuse and the needless drugging of the teenage girls staying there. The astonishing revelations about Kendall House were brought to the light by one of the victims, Teresa Cooper. Teresa has campaigned tirelessly to bring to light the horrors of the treatment at...