Ex-nanny found guilty of abusing Utah Chabad rabbi from age 8

Ex-nanny found guilty of abusing Utah Chabad rabbi from age 8

Former nanny could face up to life in prison after being convicted of sexually abusing Avrohom Zippel, now a Chabad rabbi, when he was 8.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/17/2019, 8:55 PM
Ugly men

Ugly men

Matt Lauer and innocence lost. Jack Engelhard, 10/24/2019, 7:12 AM
Jeffrey Epstein arrested on new sex-trafficking charges

Jeffrey Epstein arrested on new sex-trafficking charges

Billionaire New York financier Jeffrey Epstein, already a listed sex offender, arrested over new sex-trafficking chargesMarcy Oster, JTA, 7/7/2019, 8:16 PM
Faith and art through supervised graffiti

Faith and art through supervised graffiti

'Graffiti is an art of protest. I draw and protest as if to tell people, "Look! There are so many people out there suffering".'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 6:04 PM
D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C. police investigating child sexual abuse allegations at Reform preschoolJTA, 8/30/2018, 12:53 PM
When sexual abuse victims' parents turn their backs

When sexual abuse victims' parents turn their backs

Triumphing over societal taboos: Fighting sexual abuse in the haredi sector.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2018, 1:36 PM
Female teacher fights dismissal over affair with teen student

Female teacher fights dismissal over affair with teen student

Education Ministry initiates proceedings against female teacher after police, prosecution, close case due to 'lack of evidence.'JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2018, 11:13 PM
Lawsuit against Jerusalem haredi school alleges sexual abuse

Lawsuit against Jerusalem haredi school alleges sexual abuse

Haredi organization claims Jerusalem elementary school covered up physical and sexual abuse for years.JTA, 2/28/2018, 12:12 PM
Israeli woman may face extradition to Australia over child abuse

Israeli woman may face extradition to Australia over child abuse

Former religious school principal faces possible extradition to Australia following claims of child abuse.AFP, 2/27/2018, 4:12 PM
Watch: How you can protect your children from sexual abuse

Watch: How you can protect your children from sexual abuse

Orthodox educator looks to share his insights into combating child abuse with Israeli parents. 'Abusers afraid of educated children.'Yoni Kempinski/Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2018, 3:43 PM
Bnei Brak lawsuit: Yeshiva student harassed others over 3 years

Bnei Brak lawsuit: Yeshiva student harassed others over 3 years

Conspiracy of silence? Allegations of sexual abuse and pedophilia at flagship haredi yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2018, 2:30 PM
Pope defrocks priest convicted of sex abuse

Pope defrocks priest convicted of sex abuse

Pope Francis defrocks Italian priest found guilty of the sexual abuse of minors.AFP, 6/28/2017, 7:39 PM
Rabbi Berland begs for his release

Rabbi Berland begs for his release

Berland appeals to chief rabbis for help saying he is in poor health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2016, 4:20 PM
Chief Rabbi: Don't sweep child abuse under the rug

Chief Rabbi: Don't sweep child abuse under the rug

'Unfortunately we've recently seen horrific cases in our midst' writes Chief Rabbi Lau, 'burying our head in the sand is not the answer.'Hezki Baruch, 8/7/2016, 9:31 PM
'Not reporting sexual abuse violates the Torah'

'Not reporting sexual abuse violates the Torah'

Head of Tzohar criticizes rabbis over failure to report cases of sexual abuse in their communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2016, 10:58 PM
Witness against rabbi reveals 'private Holocaust'

Witness against rabbi reveals 'private Holocaust'

Witness against Rabbi Berland reveals the night he tried to sneak a glimpse of the rabbi studying - and caught a sight that shook his faith.Ari Yashar, 6/8/2016, 10:10 AM
Ex-principal 'unfit for extradition' in abuse case

Ex-principal 'unfit for extradition' in abuse case

Sex abuse victims support group up in arms as Malka Leifer wins latest bid to evade justice; will remain in Israel for 'treatment.'JTA, 6/6/2016, 8:17 AM
Woody Allen's son: PR engine covered sexual abuse

Woody Allen's son: PR engine covered sexual abuse

Renowned director's son says 'powerful publicist' forced journalists to drop investigations of abuse of his 7-year-old daughter.JTA, 5/13/2016, 7:28 AM
Orthodox activists to NY: Change sex abuse laws

Orthodox activists to NY: Change sex abuse laws

Activists and victims to lobby New York's state capital demanding statute of limitations be lifted for child sex abuse.Debra Nussbaum-Cohen, 5/2/2016, 10:05 PM
Lawyers wrongly named Alan Dershowitz in sex case

Lawyers wrongly named Alan Dershowitz in sex case

Attorneys acknowledge 'mistake' in filing sexual misconduct case naming Dershowitz - despite his clear innocence.JTA, 4/11/2016, 10:16 AM
Prosecution changes rules on women who lie

Prosecution changes rules on women who lie

After 12-year battle by activists, Prosecution changes instruction giving women a free pass to file false charges.Gil Ronen, 3/23/2016, 7:23 PM
Women complain leftist actor sexually abused them

Women complain leftist actor sexually abused them

Six women step forward to testify against Moshe Ivgy, saying he has harassed them over the years they worked with him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2016, 11:44 AM
Feiglin: Europe inviting Muslim savages to rape it

Feiglin: Europe inviting Muslim savages to rape it

Ex-MK says deep down inside, secular PC culture wants to be subjugated by the Muslim male.Gil Ronen, 1/12/2016, 5:49 PM
Israelis unaware of prevalence of sexual abuse

Israelis unaware of prevalence of sexual abuse

57% of Israeli parents believe sexual offenders are random strangers, and under 25% of parents speak to their children about the issue.Tova Dvorin, 12/14/2015, 8:22 AM
Jewish communities unite to fight sexual abuse

Jewish communities unite to fight sexual abuse

Leaders of Jewish communities need to embrace fact that sexual abuse happens, learn how to react, says head of US umbrella group.Raphael Poch, 12/8/2015, 7:59 AM
Psychologist speaks out about the need for speed

Psychologist speaks out about the need for speed

When dealing with issues of abuse withing a family setting, the most important thing is to report it and seek help right away.Raphael Poch, 12/8/2015, 3:43 AM
Lawyers team up to solve the Agunah crisis

Lawyers team up to solve the Agunah crisis

Yashar Legal Coalition inaugurated to combat agunah issue and stop spousal abuseRaphael Poch, 12/3/2015, 1:30 PM
Putting sexual violence and abuse center stage

Putting sexual violence and abuse center stage

Orthodox communities now requesting students educated about sexual violence, says Tahel crisis center founder Debbie Gross.Raphael Poch, 12/3/2015, 7:50 AM
Tackling sexual abuse in the Orthodox community

Tackling sexual abuse in the Orthodox community

Conference teaches community leaders and Rabbis how to cope with overwhelming issues such as sexual abuse.Raphael Poch, 12/2/2015, 4:12 PM
How to Protect Your Kids When You're Not Around

How to Protect Your Kids When You're Not Around

Educating children about sexual abuse is never easy - where do you even begin? This invaluable book will show you how.Eliran Aharon, 9/9/2015, 3:50 PM
Shas Official Accused of Years-Long Sexual Abuse

Shas Official Accused of Years-Long Sexual Abuse

Israel Police are considering indicting a senior Shas employee suspected of sexually abusing his 33-year-old relative for 12 years.Cynthia Blank, 8/17/2015, 10:58 PM
Wife of Disgraced Yeshiva Head Knew of Misdeeds

Wife of Disgraced Yeshiva Head Knew of Misdeeds

Ezra Sheinberg's wife told Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu her husband told her about indecent acts with women.Nir Har Zahav, 8/13/2015, 5:15 PM
Sex Abuse Rabbi Claims He's 'Repenting'

Sex Abuse Rabbi Claims He's 'Repenting'

Ezra Sheinberg gives yet another contradictory interview to the press, claiming he both repented and never committed abuse.Tova Dvorin, 8/7/2015, 11:29 AM
Rabbi Threatened Calamity if Victims Complained

Rabbi Threatened Calamity if Victims Complained

Ezra Sheinberg was a 'demigod' to followers, officer involved in case reveals - and predicted calamity if victims refused, protested.Tova Dvorin, 7/27/2015, 5:43 PM
Police Ask to Extend Rabbi's Detention Until Trial

Police Ask to Extend Rabbi's Detention Until Trial

Request to Nazareth court follows even more accusations of abuse against Rabbi Ezra Sheinberg - now from 13 women.Tova Dvorin, 7/24/2015, 10:39 AM
Rabbi Sentenced to Nine Years for Sexual Abuse

Rabbi Sentenced to Nine Years for Sexual Abuse

Rabbi Yaakov Deutsch, from Afula, convicted of holding ongoing relationships with four teenagers.Haim Lev, 7/22/2015, 6:34 PM
Rabbi Accused of Abuse Blames 'False Confessions'

Rabbi Accused of Abuse Blames 'False Confessions'

Ezra Sheinberg points fingers at accusers and 'coerced confessions' after his detention for sexual abuse charges is extended.Tova Dvorin, 7/21/2015, 1:46 PM
Rabbi Refuses to See Women After Scandals

Rabbi Refuses to See Women After Scandals

Breslov leader Rabbi Shalom Arush to only handle women's issues through their husbands after sexual abuse scandals rock the religious world.Haim Lev, 7/19/2015, 1:41 PM
Victim Comes Forward About Abusive Rabbi

Victim Comes Forward About Abusive Rabbi

S. was abused 13 years ago by the Tzfat-based rabbi; testimony published just as his detention is shortened.Tova Dvorin, 7/17/2015, 2:59 PM
Northern Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse Named

Northern Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse Named

Rabbi Ezra Sheinberg of Tzfat has been accused by no fewer than ten women of abuse.Tova Dvorin, 7/17/2015, 7:52 AM
Detention Extended for Rabbi Accused of Abuse

Detention Extended for Rabbi Accused of Abuse

Rabbi to remain in police custody until next week; judge says physical evidence has been added to the case.Benny Moshe, 7/15/2015, 8:32 PM
Women Confront Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse

Women Confront Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse

Meeting quickly descends into shouting match after well-known rabbi meets two of the women accusing him of sexual abuse.Uzi Baruch, 7/14/2015, 10:17 PM
Victim Pens Open Letter to Rabbi Accused of Abuse

Victim Pens Open Letter to Rabbi Accused of Abuse

Complainant in sexual assault case against well-known northern Rabbi throws his threats back at him in letter sent to Arutz Sheva.Tova Dvorin, 7/13/2015, 10:51 PM
'Public Learned a Lesson' with Northern Rabbi

'Public Learned a Lesson' with Northern Rabbi

What happened before a northern Israeli rabbi was accused of abusing several women? How is the community coping? Arutz Sheva investigates.Tova Dvorin, 7/10/2015, 1:25 PM
Northern Rabbi Denies Sex Abuse Allegations

Northern Rabbi Denies Sex Abuse Allegations

Rabbi accused by eight women of indecent conduct waves off allegations as 'nonsense.'Tova Dvorin, 7/8/2015, 4:22 PM
ID of Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse to be Revealed

ID of Rabbi Accused of Sexual Abuse to be Revealed

Nazareth court strikes down appeal to classify the rabbi's identity, after judge reveals multiple women have complained of abuse.Shlomo Pitrikovksky, 7/7/2015, 11:51 AM
Arabs Sexually Abuse Jewish Women on Ramadan

Arabs Sexually Abuse Jewish Women on Ramadan

In court case of Arab who manipulated Temple Mount permit to harass beachgoers, senior policeman reveals the abuse occurs every year.Ari Yashar, 7/3/2015, 9:05 AM
Rabbi Charged With Sexual Abuse Arrested Fleeing

Rabbi Charged With Sexual Abuse Arrested Fleeing

Rabbi from Israel's north nabbed on way to Ben-Gurion Airport, as women complain of abuse and rape.Oranit Etzer, 7/2/2015, 9:51 AM
What Brought a 6'9" 400 lb Footballer to Tears?

What Brought a 6'9" 400 lb Footballer to Tears?

Moving scenes as US, Israeli groups team up to raise awareness of and combat sexual abuse in the Jewish community.Yitzchak Green, 4/29/2015, 5:53 PM
UN to Visit Iraq, Syria to Address Sexual Violence

UN to Visit Iraq, Syria to Address Sexual Violence

UN envoy to make Middle East tour to speak about sexual violence in the context of terror, particularly by ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2015, 6:36 PM
Yechimovich: Police Need to Clean Up Their Act

Yechimovich: Police Need to Clean Up Their Act

MK Shelly Yechimovich called for police to stop all non-essential activity for at least 24 hours and deal with numerous scandals.Moshe Cohen , 2/4/2015, 10:19 PM
ISIS Magazine: Islam Calls for Sexual Slavery

ISIS Magazine: Islam Calls for Sexual Slavery

English-language digital publication of jihadist group says raping and sexual enslaving non-Muslim women is simply part of Islam.Ari Yashar, 10/13/2014, 1:54 PM
Israel to Extradite Russian Priest For Child Abuse

Israel to Extradite Russian Priest For Child Abuse

Gleb Grozovsky, 35, arrested in Jerusalem over sexual abuse charges; may stay in Israel until red tape clears.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2014, 3:39 PM
Jewish Watchdog Group Challenges Child Abuse Taboo

Jewish Watchdog Group Challenges Child Abuse Taboo

JCW event held in memorial of IDF soldier David Gordon stirs up strong emotions, as survivors encourage victims to speak up.Tova Dvorin, 9/18/2014, 4:19 PM
Teacher to Be Extradited to Australia Over Abuse

Teacher to Be Extradited to Australia Over Abuse

Former principal Malka Leifer, who fled Australia in 2008, arrested Sunday night in Emanuel.Tova Dvorin, 8/18/2014, 10:26 PM
Syrian Mufti's Aide Gives Army Permission to Rape

Syrian Mufti's Aide Gives Army Permission to Rape

Deputy Chief Mufti gives Syrian army soldiers religious permission to rape women in order to take revenge on them and on rebel forces.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 1/2/2014, 8:22 PM
Feiglin: ‘Very Harsh’ Punishment for Rabbi Elon

Feiglin: ‘Very Harsh’ Punishment for Rabbi Elon

Feiglin compares Rabbi Elon’s case to Katzav’s, calls for a harsh punishment.Maayana Miskin, 8/7/2013, 11:01 PM