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What to Do if You Think Someone Sexually Assaulted You

If you believe you have been sexually assaulted, you’re not alone. Help is available. There are both national and local resources available to help you for free. You do not have to suffer in silence while your perpetrator goes through life without any consequences. Use these resources to get the protection and support you need,… read more

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What Behavioral Changes Indicate Someone Is Being Sexually Abused?

Countless sexual abuse victims stay silent about their traumas. Many survivors – especially young children – feel scared, ashamed or confused about what they experienced and are unable to come forward. As a parent, guardian, teacher or friend, it is important to keep a close eye on your child and others in your life. If… read more

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Santa Ana Substitute Teacher Peter Morales Arrested for Alleged Sexual Molestation of Students

On May 6, 2022, Santa Ana Police officers responded to Adams Elementary School to investigate allegations that Peter Morales, a 69-year-old substitute teacher, sexually molested four female students while in the classroom. According to police, the students are between the ages of eight and nine years old and told school officials that Morales touched them inappropriately…. read more

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Fortuna High School Teacher Gary Landergen Arrested for Alleged Sexual Battery of Students

The Fortuna Police Department has arrested Fortuna Union High School math teacher and wrestling coach Gary Landergen on allegations he sexually assaulted at least two students. According to a press release from the Fortuna Police Department , “at least two students” came forward to report they had been the victim of “inappropriate and unwelcome groping… read more

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Spotlight On America- Victims of Dr. David Farley Speak Out

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Child Molestation Charges Filed Against Richmond Charter School Teacher Anessa Paige Gower

A former Richmond school teacher is facing multiple charges of child molestation. The Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office filed 29 counts against Anessa Paige Gower on April 8, 2022, in Contra Costa County Superior Court. Gower was a biology teacher at Making Waves Academy in Richmond and allegedly engaged in numerous acts of a sexual… read more

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Gerardo Curiel Regalado, Former Perris High School Math Teacher, Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Boy In Lake Elsinore

Gerardo Curiel Regalado, a 30-year-old former Perris High School math teacher and coach who sexually assaulted a boy on multiple occasions, was sentenced Friday to five years, eight months in state prison. Regalado admitted five counts of sodomy of a child under 16 years old, as well as one count each of supplying pornography to… read more

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Redlands Youth Soccer Coach Jeremy Ledesma Arrested On Suspicion Of Having Sex With A 14 Year Old Girl

Redlands youth soccer coach, Jonathan Jeremey Ledesma, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of having sex with a minor after police caught him in the back seat of a car with a 14-year-old girl, authorities said. Officers found Ledesma, 40, of Highland, with the girl in a parked car near Fairway Drive and Country Club Drive… read more

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How Long Does a Sexual Harassment Case Take?

Sexual harassment refers to unwelcome or inappropriate sexual advances, requests, touching or comments. If you experience sexual harassment in California, you may have the right to file a claim against the harasser and/or your employer in pursuit of financial compensation for your related losses. If you lost wages or employment benefits due to a hostile… read more

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Male Sexual Harassment Victims

It is much more common to hear about sexual harassment involving a female victim and a male perpetrator than the other way around. Yet females are also capable of being predatory – and often are. Sexism, sexual harassment and discrimination can go in both directions. The failure to shine a light on male sexual harassment… read more

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