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Fears Over Lockdown's Effect on Child Abuse: Crimes Linked to Indecent Images Soar in Germany

Fears Over Lockdowns Effect on Child Abuse: Crimes Linked to Indecent Images Soar in Germany

Child abuse has worsened during the pandemic with crimes linked to indecent images increasing by more than half in 2020, a report in Germany has revealed. Authorities say shutdowns give online abusers more opportunities. 

Pandemic Has Masked Child Abuse, Neglect Cases in West Virginia

Pandemic Has Masked Child Abuse, Neglect Cases in West Virginia

About 400,000 fewer child welfare concerns were reported and there was a drop of about 200,000 child abuse and neglect investigations, according to a report from the Associated Press.

Tempe Murder, Child Abuse Suspect Arrested at Fort Hood Army Base in Texas

Tempe Murder, Child Abuse Suspect Arrested at Fort Hood Army Base in Texas

A man wanted for murder and child abuse in Tempe has been arrested at a U.S. Army base in Fort Hood, Texas.

Arroyo Grande Man Arrested on Suspicion of Child Molestation

Arroyo Grande Man Arrested on Suspicion of Child Molestation

An Arroyo Grande man was arrested this week on suspicion of child sexual abuse with multiple victims under the age of 14.

Former Penn State President To Serve Jail Time In Jerry Sandusky Child Abuse Scandal

Former Penn State President To Serve Jail Time In Jerry Sandusky Child Abuse Scandal

A Pennsylvania judge has ordered former Penn State President Graham Spanier to report to jail on July 9 for charges related to the child abuse scandal that embroiled the university a decade ago.

Man Jailed For 13 Years For Appalling Rape and Child Abuse

Man Jailed For 13 Years For Appalling Rape and Child Abuse

A 61-year-old man who carried out an "appalling" catalogue of abuse and rape against children in the north-east of Scotland has been jailed for 13 years.

School Counselor Charged With DUI, Child Abuse: Sheriff

School Counselor Charged With DUI, Child Abuse: Sheriff

A Lakeland woman faces DUI charges after deputies accused her of driving above the legal limit following her car crashing into a fence.

Houston Parents Indicted on 36 Charges in Child Abuse Case Sue Over Babys Death on United Flight

Houston Parents Indicted on 36 Charges in Child Abuse Case Sue Over Babys Death on United Flight

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.

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