Instagram Child Sexual Solicitation Alert

YPAD (@ypad4change) on Instagram: “ALERT-YOUTH DANCERS, PARENTS AND DANCE PROFESSIONALS-PLEASE SHARE WITHIN YOUR DANCE COMMUNITIES!…” YPAD has recently received reports that several young dancers have been aggressively targeted by Instagram accounts featuring flexibility. YPAD has reported these accounts to Cybertipline and IG and investigators have been assigned. In order to keep the investigations uncompromised we…

The trial for a Monroe dance instructor arrested last year for allegedly inappropriately touching a student is set for Monday, Aug. 7. Kristopher Backman, 33, Kristopher Backman, 33, was originally charged with second-degree child molestation almost exactly one year ago, following a seven-month investigation. He pleaded not guilty at his arraignment days later. It was…

Former Northern students remember ‘touchy-feely’ officer, cheer coach :: WRAL.com

Former students at Durham’s Northern High School say they knew a school resource officer and volunteer cheerleading coach toed the line, but they did not realize how far investigators now say he crossed it. Former Northern students remember ‘touchy-feely’ officer, cheer coach Durham, N.C. — Former students at Durham’s Northern High School say they knew…