FOUR women, two men and a teenage girl have been charged with 127 offences relating to historical child sexual and physical abuse of three boys under eight.
Police will allege in court that the group, including two women from Canterbury, participated in ongoing sexual and physical abuse of the boys, who were known to them, between 2014 and 2016 in the Blue Mountains.
Strike Force investigators arrested seven people at homes at Canterbury, Katoomba and Wentworthville, from 7am on Monday.
A 20-year-old Canterbury woman was charged with aggravated sexual assault, aggravated kidnapping, taking a person in company and committing a serious indictable offence, two counts of common assault, and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
Another woman, 29, from Canterbury, was charged with five counts of aggravated sexual assault in company depriving liberty and three counts of common assault.
A 17-year-old girl was charged with eight counts of aggravated sexual assault in company, aggravated kidnapping and producing child abuse material.
An 18-year-old Katoomba man was charged with 42 offences, including kidnapping, sexual intercourse with a child under 10, and common assault.
A 26-year-old Katoomba woman was charged with 13 offences, including aggravated sex assault in company, and detain for advantage.
A 52-year-old Katoomba man was charged three counts of aggravated sexual assault in company (child under 10), male child abuse material, and using a child under 14 to make child abuse material.
A 58-year-old Katoomba woman was charged with 43 offences, including aggravated sexual assault of a child under 10, have sexual intercourse with a child under 10, and aggravated kidnapping.