A foster mother has told a child abuse trial that when she took in one of the male complainants into her home he didn’t know how to use a knife and fork and had almost no teeth. The
A school in Wilmington is at the center of a state investigation after several parents have come forward claiming their children have come home with bruises.
Social services revealed a major jump in the number of child protection registrations
Rather than ending up in a sterile and unfriendly environment, children who have suffered abuse or trauma on the coast find themselves at the
Child neglect, abuse and sexual exploitation is an ongoing problem all over the country. But in West Virginia, law enforcement agencies are creating task forces to combat the neglect and
A 3-year-old girl is making a comeback after she, her sister and their mother were found in March stranded in the bitter cold of Moffat County in northwest Colorado. The sister died and
A Houston-area couple has been charged in a gruesome child abuse case in New Hampshire alleging the man intentionally immersed the hand of his 3-year-old stepdaughter in boiling water.
Charges have been filed against a Renton mother under investigation for "medical child abuse," a case in which prosecutors say is something they haven't seen in recent memory.
A Wetzel County woman is facing a child neglect charge in Monongalia County after deputies determined she left a 2-year-old boy unattended in a bathtub and the boy received severe burns from hot water.
Providing economic relief to struggling families can lead to another positive effect — fewer cases of child neglect, according to new research by the University of Washington.