"All of these people, if you think about what they do and some of their positions within our community, it should be shocking to everybody," Manatee County Sheriff Brad Steube said Deputies busted Kornell and dozens of other men in an internet sex sting. Undercover video shows how it worked. The men thought they were going to have sex with a 14-year-old they met online. But it was really an undercover detective pretending, so when they showed up at the door, they got busted. Go To Site

A now-retired principal twice failed to report accusations of sexual misconduct by a teacher who this week was charged with molesting 12 students at a Wilmington elementary school, officials said. In 2002 and 2008, the principal was told that the teacher, Robert Pimentel, 57, inappropriately touched a student. But the principal failed to tell law enforcement authorities, as required by law, said L.A. schools Supt. John Deasy. Go To Site

A fourth-grade teacher who worked for nearly forty years in the Los Angeles Unified School District has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing 20 students, a year after another veteran teacher accused of molesting nearly two dozen students brought national attention to the district and the problem of classroom sex abuse. Go To Site

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The Tennessee teacher accused of kidnapping a 15-year-old student spent ten days hiding with her at a remote hippy commune in the California wilderness where they posed as a married couple, planned to stay 'forever' and were seen 'making out' like lovers by a camp fire.

  Tad Cummins, 50, and missing teen Elizabeth Thomas arrived at Black Bear Ranch near Cecilville, California, two weeks ago hoping to start a new life after almost six weeks on the run, DailyMail.com can reveal.

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A former Baltimore City teacher is accused of sexual misconduct involving his students. Matthew Book had been on the run since 2014 until the Baltimore Police Warrant Apprehension Task Force arrested him on Wednesday.

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A teacher who worked in several schools in D.C. and Florida is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student beginning when she was 14 years old. Alan Wade Coleman, 45, was arrested in Gainesville, Florida, where he was working as a teacher and tennis coach at Eastside High School. Coleman is wanted in D.C. for allegedly having sex with a female student who was 14 years old at the time, according to police records.

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A former Long Beach school teacher was arrested last week after authorities received a report about sexual abuse alleged to have occurred from 2007 to 2009, police announced Thursday. Jason Gorski, 43, surrendered to Buena Park police on June 21 and was booked on suspicion of sex crimes with a child under 14 and continuous sexual abuse of a child, according to Sgt. Mike Lovchik.

One of the men, authorities said, was a Florida high school English teacher who arrived at the decoy home with condoms in his pocket planning to have sex with a 14-year-old girl. Before coming to the home, he sent photos of himself to the undercover officer, Florida detectives said. Go To Site

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A 60-year-old Irving ISD teacher is accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student at a motel and park, police say. Farley Ashford Simon — who has worked as a JROTC instructor in Irving ISD since 2014 — was arrested Friday on charges of improper relationship between an educator and student.

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F. Leon Wilson, 62, of Columbus, is charged with three counts of gross sexual imposition against a 4-year-old at Prep Academy in Lewis Center and a 7-year-old at Maryland Avenue Elementary in Bexley.

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A Montevallo High School special education teacher is under arrest for sexual involvement with a student. Lawrence Lilly II, 31, turned himself in to the Shelby County Jail on Tuesday. He was released after posting $15,000 bond. Lilly is a graduate of Montevello High School and a former Ole Miss football player. According to the arrest warrant, Lilly had sexual intercourse with an 18-year-old female student.

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A Jefferson County Public School teacher was removed from the classroom following his arrest on sex charges. Fern Creek High School teacher Samuel Barrett, 27, was booked at Metro Corrections Saturday morning. Police said the victim was his student.

The man who first coaxed love from Amy Hestir’s heart treated her with kindness and affection. He showered the seventh-grader with praise and gifts. He made her feel special. What started as a schoolgirl crush evolved into a sexual relationship between student and teacher. For years, she never revealed the secret relationship that spanned her middle-school life. She protected him even as she struggled with the emotional fallout. But in adulthood, Hestir, now Amy Surdin, finally recognized the truth: He was a criminal, and she was his victim. Go To Site

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A San Jose teacher was arrested for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old student, officials said Thursday. The teacher, 29-year-old San Jose resident Zachary Drew, was also booked on three felony counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a minor.

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A 30-year-old man was arrested on allegations of a sexual relationship with a student at Hahnville High School. The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office announced Friday that Jeremy Eusea of Paradis was arrested on charges of sexual battery and prohibited sexual conduct between an educator and a student.

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A Peninsula elementary school teacher is accused of sexually abusing a girl more than a decade ago. The allegations are just surfacing now. The superintendent says the accused teacher who worked at Ohlone Elementary was well liked, but he's now on unpaid leave after he was arrested earlier this week... Mike Airo had been charged with one count of continuous sexual abuse of a child and three counts of lewd and lascivioius acts on a child.

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A former special education teacher wanted on sex abuse charges has been arrested. El Paso County Sheriff's Office deputies assigned to Fugitive Warrants and Apprehension Unit arrested 45-year-old Santiago Chavez Friday in south El Paso. Chavez was arrested at a business located at the 500 block of N. Kansas. He was then booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on two counts of Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child.

In the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, a substitute teacher was fired for allegedly exchanging nude photos with a 13-year-old female student. In the ABC Unified School District, a teacher was placed on administrative leave after she was suspected of allowing testing irregularities to occur on state standardized tests. In the Long Beach Unified School District, a science teacher resigned after he admitted to having an inappropriate relationship with one of his female students. Go To Site

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A former third-grade teacher at Apopka Elementary School was arrested Tuesday after allegations surfaced that he inappropriately touched a student seven years ago. Donald Sharp, 66, has not taught in Orange County Public Schools since 2009, agency spokeswoman Shari Bobinski said. Sharp is facing charges of sexual battery of a child under 12 and lewd or lascivious molestation.

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A 39-year-old teacher at Arundel High School was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a student, Anne Arundel County police said. Nathan Lee Martin, of Odenton, was charged with fourth-degree sex offense, fourth-degree sex offense by person of authority and second-degree assault for an incident on Dec. 12, police said.

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A Lincoln Park High School teacher is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old boy he met on the Internet, according to prosecutors. Benjamin Zollo, 32, was ordered held on $750,000 bail on charges of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Prosecutors said the boy was not a student at Lincoln Park, where Zollo taught history.

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A Rockwall ISD teacher has been taken into custody and charged with sexual assault, police said. James Smith, who works as a teacher and coach at Utley Middle School, surrendered to police on a charge of sexual assault of a child and was booked into jail on $50,000 bond Wednesday.

A few parents pushed the Franklin Regional School District on Monday to institute behavior pledges and educate students in the wake of a former teacher’s arrest for allegedly sexually assaulting a student. ”Our sleepy school district is wonderful in so many ways, but we are blind to this,” parent Janice Gray said. Go To Site

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Brian Stroh, former Bethel Elementary School teacher at Berry School, was recently sentenced for sexually assaulting three students. Brian Stroh, 31, of New Fairfield, has denied charges that he sexually assaulted three boys, ages 6, 9, and 11, during a sleepover at his house. On Wednesday, during his sentencing hearing, he asked the judge for leniency, telling the court that he is not a pedophile and prison won’t cure him.

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A teacher at Wasco Union High School has been arrested, accused of using a teenager to make sexually explicit material. Alvaro Luna, 45, was arrested Sunday at his home in Arvin and is being held with bail set at $200,000, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.

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A former central Ohio elementary school teacher who a prosecutor said preyed on "girls who had divorced parents" was found guilty of more than 40 charges involving the sexual assaults of several students. Matthew Rausenberg, 40, was convicted Monday in Delaware County of 34 counts of gross sexual imposition, four counts of kidnapping and three counts of pandering sexually oriented materials.

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An elementary substitute teacher in Denver is one of 10 people accused of trying to have sex with underage girls, ICE spokesperson Karissa Marcum said Tuesday. A two-day undercover operation was conducted Jan. 20 and 21 by ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations Office.