Child Abuse Awareness

I've created this blog in order to bring to the forefront the sad reality of child abuse throughout the world in the 21st century. Currently I'm collecting every piece of information I can find regarding this subject, and put it here with reference to the origin. Please comment and spread it to people that may find this interesting.

Thursday, September 28, 2006

Child Abuse Charges Derail Paramedic's Career

VANCOUVER, Wash. - A Clark County paramedic who apparently lied about a child sex abuse conviction has lost his job - more than four months after criminal charges were filed against him. Shayne Shults' certification was suspended in August when the accusations first came to light. Washington state regulators asked him for details and an explanation. When they got none, they revoked his certificate for the next ten years. According to the Washington Department of Health, Shults concealed a 1987 conviction for attemted indecent liberties with a child on various applications. He is also accused of injecting minors with an unknown substance as recently as 2004, while he was a paramedic for American Medical Response (AMR). None of the alleged offenses took place while Shults was on duty.

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