child abuse
Authorities are investigating after a 2-year-old boy who was on the radar of child welfare officials died at ...
11 days ago
An 8-year-old girl living in a foster home was regularly forced to place a rag in her mouth ...
12 days ago
Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell appeared in an Australian court on June 5 for an appeal hearing ...
14 days ago
RICHMOND, Ky.—A Kentucky man is accused of punching his infant daughter and repeatedly slamming the 3-month-old on the ...
14 days ago
Christopher May, 32, has been arrested and charged with abusing his 2-month-old twin sons, who suffered serious injuries, ...
16 days ago

A woman accused of beating her 10-month-old daughter so severely that the little girl suffered a fractured skull ...
27 days ago
The murder of a 10-year-old Pakistani girl who was allegedly raped has sparked public outrage in the South ...
27 days ago

A West Virginia judge has declined to reduce bail for a Fairmont woman accused of locking her 3-year-old ...
30 days ago
A South Carolina mother already facing a murder charge for abandoning her baby daughter and infant son in ...
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A man in Washington state was arrested on May 12 for alleged child abuse after police said he ...
1 month ago

Police in Virginia say, 17-month-old girl, Nariah Ivy Brown, has died after being assaulted at a Richmond hotel.
1 month ago
A man who reportedly told investigators that he went to the Mall of America “looking for someone to ...
1 month ago
PENSACOLA—A Florida man accused of torturing his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter by burning her, shooting her with a BB ...
1 month ago

A Northern California man who police say faked his own suicide to avoid jail for child sexual assault ...
1 month ago
A Tennessee mother was taken into custody after her two infant daughters were found unresponsive in a bathtub. ...
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WILKES COUNTY, N.C.—A woman was arrested after her 9-month-old son died before reaching a hospital, according to the ...
1 month ago

A Texas woman who authorities said placed her daughter's body into a bucket of acid was sentenced to ...
2 months ago
Authorities visited 5-year-old AJ's home 17 times before his parents allegedly murdered him, a report released on April ...
2 months ago
Four months before Andrew "AJ" Freund's parents were charged with his murder, the 5-year-old shared information on possible ...
2 months ago

MONTICELLO, Ky.—Two Kentucky daycare workers have been charged over an online video that shows one of them scaring ...
2 months ago
GRAHAM, N.C.—Sheriff’s deputies in North Carolina have filed multiple charges against the mother of a 21-month-old child after ...
2 months ago
JAY, Okla.—An Oklahoma mother has been charged with child neglect, accused of starving her children and feeding them ...
2 months ago

INDIANAPOLIS—An Indianapolis woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for the 2017 starvation death of her ...
2 months ago
A former NFL player and his girlfriend were arrested on child abuse charges in connection with the death ...
2 months ago
Kassie Tolman, 28, allegedly kicked her 10-year-old son in the head several times before leaving the room and ...
2 months ago

PRATTVILLE, Ala.—The mother of a 13-year-old boy found naked and chained at an Alabama home has been indicted ...
2 months ago
As a drunk Jennifer Hart drove her six adopted children in their family SUV, her wife, Sarah, sat ...
2 months ago
COLUMBIA, S.C.—DNA submitted to family genealogy sites helped police find and arrest the mother of a baby who ...
2 months ago

WEST PALM BEACH—A Palm Beach County school bus aide was arrested on Wednesday, April 3, after police said ...
2 months ago