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Ex prosecutor gets jail term for molesting five-year-old girl

The ex-prosecutor accused of molesting a girl in an elevator was handed an 18-month jail term Friday, but he appealed the ruling immediately.

Ministry to help police handle sexual abuse of children

The Ministry of Public Security will directly assist local police in preventing and handling sexual abuse of children, a senior official says.

Ex-prosecutor to stand closed trial for molesting girl in Saigon elevator

The Da Nang ex-prosecutor who allegedly molested a five-year-old girl in a Saigon apartment elevator will be tried in camera on June 25.
June 14, 2019 | 10:51 am GMT+7

Ex-prosecutor caught molesting girl in elevator faces maximum of three years in jail

Prosecutors have filed charges against an ex-prosecutor for molesting a five-year-old girl in a Saigon apartment elevator last month.
May 23, 2019 | 11:33 am GMT+7

Saigon motorbike taxi driver arrested for molesting five-year-old girl

Saigon police Monday detained a xe om driver for molesting a five-year-old girl when she was at home alone.
May 14, 2019 | 07:45 am GMT+7

Man arrested for molesting seven-year-olds in child’s school

A man has been arrested in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang for allegedly molesting six seven-year-old girls at a primary school.
May 03, 2019 | 10:48 am GMT+7

Vietnam to teach good touch, bad touch in elementary school

First graders are set to be taught the "underwear rule" about not allowing strangers to touch them and how to react and seek help.
May 01, 2019 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

Stop hurting our family, says wife of disgraced ex-prosecutor

Two days after complaining to the police that her family had been “humiliated,” the wife of child molestation suspect Nguyen Huu Linh withdrew it.
April 28, 2019 | 12:36 pm GMT+7

Don’t you mess with us any more: women, children learn self-defense

With sexual harassment becoming an increasing problem in Vietnam, women and children in Saigon are joining self-defense classes to protect themselves from gropers.
April 23, 2019 | 03:26 pm GMT+7

Former prosecutor faces prosecution for child molestation

Child molestation charges will be brought against Nguyen Huu Linh after an elevator camera in HCMC caught him in the act.
April 21, 2019 | 08:05 pm GMT+7

Saigon apartment residents wear T-shirts condemning child molestation

Residents of the Saigon apartment building where a child was molested recently are wearing T-shirts calling out the crime. 
April 09, 2019 | 03:16 pm GMT+7

Ethics teacher gets life in jail for raping minor girls

A former primary school teacher in Da Nang will spend the rest of his life in jail for raping third-grade girls.
April 09, 2019 | 08:26 am GMT+7

Vietnam does poorly in response-to-child-abuse ranking

Vietnam languishes at the bottom of a global index in its response to child sex abuse, but Vietnamese officials disagree with the result.
January 22, 2019 | 11:15 am GMT+7

UN calls for action over drawn-out child sexual abuse cases in Vietnam

The United Nations has raised concerns only four days after Vietnam’s president demanded answers on a prolonged child sex abuse case.
March 17, 2017 | 07:22 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese comedian sentenced to 18 months for child molesting in US

The 38-year-old man, who has also been recorded as a sex offender, is expected to be deported later this month.
December 17, 2016 | 04:28 pm GMT+7
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