Month: December 2019

Gerard Loehr- Ottawa music teacher charged

Ottawa matters reported that Gerard Loehr, an Ottawa, music teacher, faces sexual assault and sexual interference charges involving children who were his students.

Loehr was a music teacher at Ottawa-Carleton District School Board.Police believe that there may be more victims in this case and request them to come forward to help in the investigation. If you have a complaint against Gerard Loehr, or have survived sexual abuse by a teacher, contact us. We can help.

St. Michael’s College students sentenced to 2 years of probation

CBC reported that three teenage students of St. Michael’s College were sentenced to 2 years of probation and 30 hours of community service for the assault and sexual assault that happen in the college on Oct. 17, 2018, after a junior football game.The victim and his parents have filed a $1.65 million lawsuit against the school.
If you are a victim of sexual abuse at St. Michael’s College, please contact us. We can help.

Sharmarke Ali- Ottawa police officer charged

Ottawa Citizen reported that Sharmarke Ali a former Ottawa police officer is charged with three more cases of sexual assault alleged to happen in April 2013. The 33 years old, Ali was first charged in May with sexual assault and forcible confinement when an 18-year-old woman complained that she was approached by a stranger on Rideau Street. At the time of the incident, Ali was off-duty.

If you have a complaint against Sharmarke Ali or are a victim of sexual assault in Ontario, contact us. We can help.

Damir Ivankovic-Hamilton middle school principal charged

CBC reported that Hamilton middle school principal, Damir Ivankovic has been charged with two counts of sexual assault, two counts of sexual interference and assault. The charges relate to alleged incidents involving female students of Ryerson Elementary School happened during the 2017 and 2018 school year.

Ivankovic was first charged in August 2019 and released on a promise to appear in Hamilton court. On Dec. 12, Ivankovic was re-arrested and charged with additional sexual assault charges.

If you have a complaint against Damir Ivankovic or are a victim of sexual abuse in Ontario, please conatct us. We can help.