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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
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
Travel

​The Cambodian Organization that Stalks Western Child Molesters

Action Pour Les Enfants was at the forefront of the fight against child sexual exploitation in Cambodia. Then, their former-director was arrested for alleged child sex abuse.
Simon Henderson and Peter Holslin
10.28.15
News

Meet the Construction Worker Moonlighting As a Vigilante Pedophile Hunter

He's confronted dozens of men in the last year but police believe he is a danger, both to himself, and their investigations.
Manisha Krishnan
10.22.15
tech

Why Are People Obsessed with the Legendarily Dark Internet Video 'Dafu Love'?

Whether the video is an urban legend or the work of a uniquely depraved Australian man in jail in the Philippines, a certain segment of the web loves talking about it.
Mike Pearl
9.23.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A British Man Tried to Blame His Child Porn Collection on His Children

Andrew Martin, from Coventry, told authorities that his sons—who would have been younger than six years old at the time—downloaded the images from the internet.
Carlton Férment
8.7.15
News

Why Are So Many Sex Offenders Getting Murdered in California's Prisons?

One inmate says that prison gangs and even guards team up to assault and sometimes kill sex offenders.
Seth Ferranti
2.18.15
Stuff

A Look Back at the Pedophilia Scandals That Swallowed Britain Whole in 2014

In 2014, a series of often seemingly intertwining child sex abuse stories have engulfed the UK in what has become the biggest scandal of modern times.
Tim Burrows
12.31.14
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