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Monthly Archives: October 2013

Gruff Heroes Come to Aid of Child Abuse Victims

By: Erin Murray
Updated: Mon 10:55 PM, Sep 30, 2013

Meeting the Bikers Against Child Abuse is a moment no one could forget. For Froggy, a former victim of child abuse, it’s a day that changed her life forever.

“It was just all quiet, and then you hear all these bikes driving down the road (Click here to read more(video))

BACA: Bikers Against Child Abuse helps kids feel safe

By Valerie Cavazos
CREATED SEP. 23, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) – Child abuse is on the rise in Arizona. There are hard facts coming from the Arizona Department of Economic Security.

Child Protective Services reports a 15% jump in child abuse investigations in 2012 — bringing the number to nearly 40-thousand per year.

That surge, combined with budget cuts, explains why CPS (Click here to read more (Video))

Biker group helps abuse victims feel empowered

September 28, 2013
By Samantha Cronk (scronk@journal-news.net) ,
 journal-news.net

MARTINSBURG – With an organizational logo of a closed fist with the initials BACA on the knuckles, members of the Bikers Against Child Abuse of the Eastern Panhandle ignore the saying “don’t judge a book by its cover” to use the biker image (Click here to read more)

Warriors against child abuse

 

Written by Bob Weir
Sunday, 29 September 2013 21:39

Have you ever known anyone who had been abused as a child and suffered emotional trauma in adulthood? Depending on the severity of the abuse, they might carry the scars of those childhood experiences (Click here to read more)

Child sex abuse victims plead for more prison time for attacker

By Pat Reavy, Deseret News

Published: Thursday, Oct. 10 2013 6:50 p.m. MDT

Updated: Friday, Oct. 11 2013 6:25 a.m. MDT

 

UTAH STATE PRISON — Michael Doporto has spent 20 years in prison for raping a child.

But his victim and other women who say they, too, were raped or sexually assaulted by Doporto say (Click here to read more)

Biker Night Tailgate

Posted: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 7:00 pm

 

From 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, Liberty Baptist Church F.A.I.T.H. Riders will be sponsoring their “Biker Night” tailgate as the Wardogs (Click here to read more)

Local bikers take a stand against child abuse by forming B.A.C.A. group

Local bikers take a stand against child abuse by forming B.A.C.A. group

Erin Kennedy

8:46 AM, Oct 1, 2013

 

CLEVELAND — It’s a worldwide, non-profit organization aimed at helping children who’ve been abused.

All their members wear leather, some have tattoos and all of them ride motorcycles.

The group is called “Bikers Against Child Abuse,” or B.A.C.A.

They have chapters in Italy, Holland, Canada, all over (Click Here for more)

Biker Group’s Mission Is To Help Protect Children In Abuse Cases

By JULIE STAGIS, jstagis@courant.comThe Hartford Courant

2:02 p.m. EDT, September 14, 2013

 

On a recent Friday morning, 11 bikers sat shoulder-to-shoulder in Danielson Superior Court, waiting for two men to be called in … (Click Here to read more)