Glenbrook teacher faces new charges in student sexual assault case

A former Glenbrook High Schools District 225 teacher is facing nine new felony charges stemming from an investigation into allegations of criminal conduct with a student, police said Thursday. Paul R. Castelli, 45, of the 1300 block of Carol Lane in Des Plaines, was arrested on Wednesday for seven counts of felony sexual assault and … Read more

Parents urged police to enter US school

Desperate parents yelled at police to enter the Texas elementary school where a massacre was taking place, with some trying to approach the building themselves before being restrained by officers, according to videos recorded during the the attack. Videos released Thursday, along with preliminary accounts of the timeline of the shootings from authorities, suggest up … Read more

Newark man gets 10 years for trying to lure minor

WATERVLIET, NY (NEWS10) – Tristan Warner, 48, of Newark, New Jersey, was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Thursday after admitting to trying to attract what he thought was an 11-year-old girl. He was arrested after driving from Newark to Watervliet to meet the girl. Warner will also be supervised for 15 years after … Read more

British prosecutor charges Spacey with assault

The UK’s Crown Prosecution Service said actor Kevin Spacey had been charged with a number of sex offences, including sexual assault against three men, following an investigation by police in London. The Oscar-winning actor had been charged with four counts of sexual assault against the men, Rosemary Ainslie, head of the CPS’s Special Crimes Division, … Read more

Police face questions over delays in Texas school storming

UVALDE, Texas — Law enforcement authorities were questioned and slammed Thursday over the amount of time that passed before they stormed a classroom at Uvalde Elementary School and put an end to a gunman’s rampage that killed 19 children and two teachers. Investigators also haven’t been able to say for sure whether an armed school … Read more

Saskatchewan Parents and Teachers Navigate Texas Tragedy

As the children of Saskatchewan made their way to school, the tragedy in Texas weighed on many parents and teachers who wondered how to explain something that just didn’t make sense. “As a parent and an adult in a child’s life,” said Tamara Hinz, a child and adolescent psychiatrist. “These events are also very upsetting … Read more

El Salvador extends state of emergency amid gang crackdown | Human Rights News

Rights groups have accused the government of arbitrary arrests and due process violations in a two-month crackdown. Salvadoran lawmakers have extended President Nayib Bukele’s state of emergency for a third month as part of a widespread crackdown on gang violence. Sixty-seven members of the Latin American country’s 84-seat legislature voted on Wednesday to extend the … Read more

‘In my world, I can get anything you want’: Trial provides insight into life of Toronto killer

When police asked Ibrahim Khiar who shot him in a nighttime fight outside a five-star downtown Toronto hotel in 2017, he did what you do in his world. He remained silent. And after recovering from his gunshot wound to the hip, rather than go to the police for protection, he did what you do in … Read more

Biden signs police order on anniversary of Floyd’s death

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed an executive order to improve police accountability — a significant but limited action on the second anniversary of George Floyd’s death that reflected the challenges of fighting racism, excessive use of force and public safety when Congress is deadlocked. stronger measures. The tragedy-shaped event came one day … Read more