Abuse allegations at Thacher school span decades, but justice remains elusive


Abuse allegations at Thacher school span decades, but justice remains elusive

Why no one has been or likely will be punished after a report revealed a long history of predatory grooming and sexual misconduct involving dozens of girls.

When a scathing report exposed decades of sexual misconduct at an exclusive Southern California private school, survivors and community members thought justice would soon follow.

Police have identified nearly 100 cases of misconduct at Thacher School in Ojai with allegations ranging from pervasive sexual harassment to rape, and those charged include teachers, coaches and the school’s highest authority.

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