In the 1970s, a teen in my neighborhood repeatedly molested me and other children. I was aged 4-6, and other children varied in age up to age 10-12. The molestation included rape, sodomy, oral copulation, and child pornography. it is possible that the offender's parents were aware. The crimes were never reported. The offender was aged 15-17.
Can the offense still be prosecuted?
Can the offender be sued civilly?
Criminal Defense Attorney
There are no statutes of limitations for felony charges in Virginia. You would need to contact the police department where the acts occurred. A detective will investigate the charges and report their findings to the Commonwealth Attorney's office; if they then find it appropriate, they will file criminal charges. As for civil remedies, I believe the statute of limitations has run on any claims you may have had.
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