New Addition to the Wall of Shame – Borough Park Community Beware

After an extensive investigation by JCW which involved multiple victims coming forward, we are compelled to inform the community that Aaron Teitelbaum sexually abused multiple boys in Brooklyn New York. Teitelbaum currently resides in Brooklyn. If you or someone you know were sexually abused by this man, please email or call your local police […]

[VIDEO] Rabbi Shais Taub on Addiction and Abuse

One hundred and fifty orthodox Jews filled the main sanctuary of Chabad of Boca Raton on October 11 for a night of awareness and education of child abuse (CSA). The highly charged event served as an opportunity to show support to victims of abuse and to educate the public about the dangers of abuse. Rabbi […]

Charges Filed Against Rabbi Shimon Amar of Ofakim for Sexual Assault

Arutz 7 reports. Charges were filed on Wednesday against Rabbi Shimon Amar, the haredi rabbi from Ofakim arrested two weeks ago on suspicion of sexually assaulting girls who came to him for guidance. Amar, 36, was arrested after several women complained to police that he had abused them several years earlier when they were girls. The investigation revealed that […]

Getting past the memories of his touch

We can talk about empathy, sympathy and all sorts of other feelings until we have used up all of the words. You can say you understand and you might even think that you do. But you can’t. If you have never been touched or molested or raped, you can never truly appreciate the depth of […]

How Germany treats paedophiles before they offend

The Guardian reports Dunkelfeld project aims to allow people who feel they may offend access to professional mental health treatment and attempts to modify their behaviour The first time Max Weber made his way to Berlin to take part in a therapy session, he was so nervous he vomited on the train. “I went straight […]

Andrew Goodman Sentenced To 10 Years For Sexually Abusing A Minor

Defendant Sexually Abused the Victim Several Times a Week for Years BY John Marzulli NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, October 16, 2015, 3:34 PM A convicted child molester, who had skated with a slap on the wrist in state court, was nailed Friday with a 10-year sentence by a federal judge in Brooklyn. Andrew Goodman, […]

Rabbi Karp sentenced to 22 years in prison

 ClevelandJewishNews Reports: Rabbi Ephraim (Frederick) Karp was sentenced to 22 years in prison, and five years of supervised probation upon his release, after pleading guilty to sexual abuse of a minor and a third-degree sex offense Oct. 15 in Baltimore County Circuit Court. Baltimore County Circuit Court Judge Robert E. Cahill Jr. sentenced Karp to […]

The Scream on Friday Night

“Noooooo”, I screamed. It was midnight and my family was still having the shabbos meal. A few family members stopped their chatting. “What was that? Was that Yehudis from the back room?”. My sister came in to check on me and found me sobbing on the bed. In explanation of my sudden scream I sobbed […]

How to handle your child’s doctor visit

Speaking With Your Pediatrician Originally published in Parenting Safe Children I took my eight-year-old daughter to the doctor because she was having some irritation around her vagina. I talked with her ahead of time and said that the doctor may need to look at her vagina. I repeated, as I have in the past, that […]

Canyon News: Santa Monica Rabbi Arrested For Child Sexual Abuse

Canyon News reports: SANTA MONICA—Eight months after a survivor spoke publicly about her years of sexual abuse from her Rabbi, on Wednesday, September 30, Santa Monica Police Department arrested and booked Rabbi Sholom Dovber Levitansky on felony charges for sexual abuse of a child.  Levitansky, 38, was charged by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office with […]