| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:40 PM
An Orlando man is accused of leaving his 3-year-old daughter alone inside their apartment while he went out with a friend late Wednesday, according to police.
Nathan Lloyd Peterson, 28, was charged with child neglect after Orlando Police found his child...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:15 PM
It's a parent's worst nightmare to lose a child. But every five days in Los Angeles County a baby suffocates while sleeping, making bed-sharing and unsafe sleep environments the leading preventable cause of infant death in the county.
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:36 PM
SACRAMENTO -- The Senate approved a measure Friday that would make it easier for some child abuse victims to sue private or nonprofit employers for failing to protect them from molesters.
The bill, which is opposed by the Catholic Church, squeaked by on...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Two small businesses in Harford County developed a creative way to use their resources to support a non-profit in Harford County. As they work together to make Harford County a better place, these women prove that everyone can make a difference....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:01 PM
An Orange County teen was severely injured and possibly disfigured after a brutal attack Monday.
The 17-year-old victim was walking through her neighborhood shortly before 11 p.m. when three people she recognized as neighbors attacked her, according...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:47 AM
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A woman accused of leaving her 16-month old son home alone the same night a fire started in their north Rapid City apartment has been denied contact with her son.
Angelita Elk Boy, 38, is charged with accessory to child abuse and...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:46 PM
DETROIT (AP) — A western Michigan pastor who was told about suspected child abuse can't be prosecuted for failing to report it, the state appeals court said Friday, citing a law that gives clergy protection in cases dealing with confidential...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:54 AM
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities have filed a felony child abuse charge against a Bismarck woman whose mobile home they say was covered in animal feces.
Police officer Nicolas Prigge wrote in an affidavit that he was unable to stay for long...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:12 PM
A twice-convicted Orange County child molester will be re-committed to a state mental hospital after a jury unanimously found Wednesday that he remains a threat to children and the community.
Carlos Dominguez, 65, was convicted of sexually assaulting...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:41 PM
A jury convicted a Costa Mesa man of torturing, abusing and trying to murder his 2-month-old son, according to a news release issued Tuesday.
Joshua Allen Robey, 26, faces 13 years to life in prison at his sentencing next month.
In October 2011, a...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:01 PM
A Costa Mesa father captured on a "nanny cam" trying to kill his 2-month-old son was convicted Monday by a jury after it saw images of the man swinging the infant by the neck with a noose-like blanket and repeatedly punching, strangling and shaking the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 5:03 PM
State inspectors logged years of violations for incomplete children's records and unkempt conditions, including a nagging odor of urine, at a La Crescenta day-care facility where 2-year-old girl tested positive for marijuana this week.