pedophiles

Jeffrey Epstein

Why Was Jeffrey Epstein Left Alone? The Mystery of the Sex Offender's Jail Suicide

The accused child trafficker wasn't on suicide watch despite being found semi-conscious with neck injuries 11 days earlier.
Emma Ockerman
8.12.19
pedophiles

Alabama Can Now Chemically Castrate Convicted Pedophiles

It may be a violation of the Eighth Amendment.
Emma Ockerman
6.11.19
sex offenders

Alabama Wants to Chemically Castrate Pedophiles Eligible for Parole

It’s unclear how often chemical castration is ordered on U.S. sex offenders. It’s also unclear whether it works.
Emma Ockerman
6.5.19
Voices

This Alabama Rock Star Wants To Remind You That Roy Moore is Not Normal

Drive-By Truckers frontman Patterson Hood on why the alleged sexual predator Roy Moore does not speak for his state and needs to bow out now.
Eric Kingrea
12.8.17
scams

People Told Us Their Most Insane Catfishing Stories

No, Lance Bass does not want to marry you.
Caroline Thompson
10.12.17
crime

Behind the Scenes of 'Age of Consent'

A conversation on the moral complexities of vigilantism and what makes Justin Payne, Canada’s ‘Vigilante Pedophile Hunter’ such a fascinating and controversial individual.
VICE Staff
1.13.17
Stuff

The Faulty Test Used to Punish Sex Offenders

Penile plethysmography tests aren't always accurate, but failing one can be devastating for those forced to use them.
EJ Dickson
6.7.16
News

Indonesia Plans to Castrate Pedophiles Following Rampant Reports of Sexual Abuse

To crack down on the country's epidemic of child sexual abuse, the Indonesian government proposed tougher sentences, including implanting microchips in perpetrators' ankles, chemical castration, and the death penalty.
Stanley Widianto
5.18.16
Stuff

Canada's Vigilante Pedophile Hunters Say They're Now Working with the FBI

Justin Payne—a construction worker turned pedophile hunter—has teamed up with a university professor, and they have a new approach.
Manisha Krishnan
5.10.16
Stuff

Whatever Happened to NAMBLA?

Rumors of the death of the North American Man Boy Love Association are only slightly exaggerated, our investigation found.
Mike Pearl
3.24.16
Stuff

Realizing You're a Pedophile Can Make You Want to Kill Yourself

"How in the world can anyone go through every day living with this curse and not want to fling themselves off the nearest bridge on a daily basis?"
Paul Willis
1.5.16
Internet

A Dark Web Hacker Is Hunting Potential Pedophiles to Extort Them for Money

"People will pay a lot to keep that kind of thing covered up."
Joseph Cox
11.12.15
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