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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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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What Is Sexual Bullying?

Sexual bullying may not be a concept that you have heard of, but it’s one that you should learn – especially if you are the parent of a teenager or young adult. Like sexual harassment and discrimination, it refers to acts committed against a victim based on his or her sex. Sexual bullying is a… read more

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Rialto Fontana Middle School Teacher Raymond William Murphy Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Student During School Hours

Raymond William Murphy, 60, is a teacher at William Ruble Middle School, is facing charges after reports that he inappropriately touched a student during school hours, according to the Fontana Police Department. According to police, a female student came forward last week, saying that she had been touched inappropriately by a teacher. After an investigation, FPD… read more

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Rialto Assistant principals David Shenhan Yang and Natasha Harris charged for not notifying police about alleged sexual assaults by student

Assistant principals David Shenhan Yang, 38, and Natasha Harris, 37, were both charged with one felony count of child abuse under circumstances or conditions likely to cause great bodily injury or death as well as two misdemeanor counts of failure of a mandated reporter to report child abuse or neglect. The DA’s Office said. “In… read more

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Western PA podiatrist and surgeon Dr. Matthew Sabo charged with sex crimes against patient

A western Pennsylvania podiatrist is charged with sexual extortion and indecent assault for allegedly having had inappropriate sexual contact with a longtime patient for years. Dr. Matthew Sabo of Chicora lives in Butler County and has podiatry offices in Butler, among several other western Pennsylvania counties. He is one of a group of doctors with… read more

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Joshua Armstrong, Teacher at school in Fontana is arrested on a charge of contacting a minor to commit a sex crime

Joshua Armstrong, a Fontana Unified School District Teacher from Jurupa Hills High School and track coach at Redlands Citrus Valley High School has been arrested on a charge of contacting a minor to commit a sex crime, according to the Fontana Police Department. Authorities accuse Armstrong of exchanging text messages of a sexual nature with… read more

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What Is Sexual Hazing?

Despite a number of policies and rules passed to prevent hazing at schools, colleges and universities, it is still a prevalent problem. Sadly, many incidents of hazing – including sexual hazing – go unreported. Learning more about hazing, and the sexual assault and abuse that are often part of hazing rituals, can help you protect… read more

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