The Ohio Supreme Court said child victims deal with enough pain and suffering without having their monetary damages capped in court cases.
Killings of children and teenagers under 18 increased sharply in 2020, federal researchers reported. Black communities were disproportionately affected.
A 25-year-old man in Tampa, Florida, was arrested Friday in connection with the death of a 1-month-old baby during "an unspeakable act" of child abuse.
Arkansas police found the decaying body of an abused 6-year-old boy buried beneath the hallway floor of his mother’s house Friday.
An Albertville woman was charged with aggravated child abuse after a toddler she was caring for needed “lifesaving surgery,” while she was on probation for child endangerment charges, according to court records.
The Beaumont Police Department reported Special Crimes detectives obtained two warrants for 27-year-old woman in connection with child abuse of her infant son.
A Newburgh, Indiana man has been sentenced to more than a decade in prison for the possession of child sex abuse materials.
A former troop leader was sentenced to 12 to 20 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to two counts of criminal sexual conduct stemming from Michigan’s review of child sexual abuse lawsuits against the Boy Scouts of America.