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Mark Berndt Arrested

LAUSD Scandal Investigation 'Over The Top'?

Los Angeles Daily News | Barbara Jones | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

A review of 40 years' worth of Los Angeles Unified personnel files that cost $400,000 over the past 20 months led to the resignations of two teachers ...

LAUSD Hit With Third Lawsuit Over Miramonte Scandal

AP | Posted 09.09.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- A former Los Angeles elementary school teacher molested 14 students and officials did nothing to protect them, according to a lawsuit f...

Due In Court

AP | Posted 04.22.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A former teacher whose arrest sparked a scandal at an elementary school that led to the replacement of all of its teachers pleaded...

Anna Almendrala

'Nothing More Than A Cheap Media Stunt'

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.09.2012 | Los Angeles

Tensions have finally erupted between old adversaries in the wake of a burgeoning molestation scandal at Miramonte Elementary School. After weeks of a...

WATCH: While One Student Recants Fondling Story, Another Accuses 3rd Teacher

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.08.2012 | Los Angeles

One student who accused teacher Martin Bernard Springer of inappropriate touching has recanted her story, according to a report by the Los Angeles Tim...

UPDATE: 200 More Photos Discovered In Case Against Mark Berndt

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG and GREG RISLING | Posted 04.09.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The scandal embroiling an elementary school where two teachers were arrested last week on lewdness charges widened Wednesday with ...

All Teachers Will Be Removed From Miramonte School

AP | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 04.07.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The entire faculty at an elementary school where two teachers were arrested on suspicion of lewd conduct will be removed while the...

L.A. School Reeling After Arrest Of 2nd Teacher In Sex Scandal

AP | By ROBERT JABLON | Posted 02.05.2012 | Crime

LOS ANGELES -- A bizarre case at an inner-city elementary school where a teacher was charged with taking bondage-style photographs of children has exp...

Could Cameras In The Classroom Prevent Sexual Abuse?

AP | By CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 02.04.2012 | Los Angeles

-- A Los Angeles teacher is accused of taping his young students' mouths shut, blindfolding them and placing a giant cockroach on their faces. All of...

Former Student: They're Calling Him 'Monster' ... I Want To Stick Up For Him

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.03.2012 | Los Angeles

More students are coming forward with stories about former Miramonte Elementary teacher Mark Berndt, and at least one is choosing to stand up for him....

AGAIN? Second Teacher Arrested After Accusations Surface

AP | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 04.04.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A second teacher at an inner-city elementary school where a teacher is accused of committing lewd acts on 23 children was arrested...

More Victims Come Forward After Teacher's Arrest

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.02.2012 | Los Angeles

More students are coming forward to claim that they have been victimized by former teacher Mark Berndt after his arrest on Monday, reports the Los Ang...

1 HOUR PHOTO: It Was A CVS Photo Employee That Lead To Teacher Arrest

AP | By JOHN ROGERS | Posted 04.02.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- It wasn't a veteran crime detective or a neighborhood watch group or even a suspicious parent who helped put a 61-year-old elementary s...

Teacher Spoon-Fed Semen To Students

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.01.2012 | Los Angeles

Mark Berndt, a 61-year-old former teacher at Miramonte Elementary School, has been charged with 23 counts of committing lewd acts on children with aut...

Parents Enraged As Teacher-Student Bondage Photos Emerge

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.02.2012 | Los Angeles

Former Los Angeles teacher Mark Berndt appeared in court on Wednesday on charges of spoon-feeding his semen to children at Miramonte Elementary School...

Teacher Arrested For Making Bondage Photos Of Children

AP | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 04.01.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Detectives say the elementary school teacher told the children it was a game. Once inside his third-grade classroom, he blindfolde...