Philippi man facing child abuse charge for November incident

A Barbour County man was arrested on a child abuse charge on Thursday for a November 2018 incident with a juvenile girl.

Norman man flees to Hong Kong after horrifying child abuse allegations surface  KFOR Oklahoma City

NORMAN, Okla. - A man is on the run after unbelievable allegations of child abuse were made against him. Jose Perez Manarang Jr. is charged with two counts ...

Man charged with child abuse after 11-year-old found beaten  Ocala

Sheriff's deputies arrested a 42-year-old Silver Springs man for severely beating an 11-year-old boy by punching, kicking and choking the juvenile on Friday.

Colorado child abuse, neglect hotline sees record number of calls in 2018  The Denver Channel

DENVER — Concerned Coloradans called the state's Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline almost 222,000 times in 2018, according to a new report from the ...

Ark City man arrested on suspicion of child abuse after toddler suffers 'severe burns'  KWCH

ARK CITY, Kan. The Ark City Police Department says it arrested an Ark City man Tuesday in connection with a case involving suspected child abuse and child ...

Child abuse suspect arrested by Sahuarita Police  KGUN

A child abuse suspect has been arrested by Sahuarita Police after turning himself in on Wednesday, January 16.

Man charged with child abuse for whipping 6-month-old  Daily Commercial

FRUITLAND PARK — Lake sheriff's deputies have arrested a man and charged him with child abuse for bruising and whipping a 6-month-old baby “a little too ...

Norwich mother to serve two years for child abuse

The evidence at Lilliam Mateo-Rolon's trial in September 2017 showed the girl had been deprived of food and water, struck with belts, broomsticks and other.

Spearfish woman charged with child abuse, drug charges  Black Hills Pioneer

DEADWOOD — A Spearfish woman has been charged with felony child abuse and drug charges after her grandchild apparently ingested methamphetamine.

Man charged after allegedly hitting toddler with belt

A man has been charged with aggravated child abuse after allegedly hitting a 4-year-old with a belt in Goodlettsville.

Lynch sentenced in animal, child abuse case  The Triplicate

In Superior Court Thursday, Judge Darrin McElfresh turned down a mutual request from prosecution and defense attorneys, and sentenced Kelly Lynch to 180 ...

Sahuarita police arrest one child abuse suspect, look for one more  KGUN

Sahuarita police arrested a woman connected to a child abuse case and continue to look for another suspect.

SHIELD reporting initiative educated community of child abuse  WDTV

Local organizations partnered with SHIELD to help extend resources and education on these issues.

Parents arrested for child abuse after 3-month-old found with burns, brain bleeding  KUTV 2News

Parents of a 3-month-old child were arrested after the child was taken to a hospital with second-degree burns. Later, doctors discovered more injures, including ...

Child abuse expert highlights grooming of sexual abuse victims  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - Hundreds of thousands of children are abused or mistreated in the United States each year, and tens of thousands of those children are also ...

Child Abuse: Overview and Evaluation | Pediatric Collection  AAP News

When Child Abuse Enters the Medical Home. When child abuse or neglect concerns present to the provider and “enters the medical home,” the initial responses ...

Study finds report cards issued on Fridays lead to more child abuse cases  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

When report cards were sent home earlier in the week, there was no increase in child abuse cases.

Alabama U.S. News Child Abuse Alabama Man Accused Of Placing Child In Washer, Dryer  LEX18 Lexington KY News

COLUMBIANA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man accused of placing a child in a clothes dryer and turning it on is charged with aggravated child abuse.

Stockton Police: 4-Year-Old’s Father Faces Child Abuse Charges after Her Death  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

STOCKTON -- The father of a 4-year-old girl who died at a local hospital after she was abused at her Stockton home was arrested Wednesday. Kevin Carames ...

Sirens: Woman Attempts to Steal Basketball Hoop; Caller Reports Possible Child Abuse  Centralia Chronicle

CENTRALIA POLICE DEPARTMENT. Police Book Unlawful Imprisonment Suspect. • At 7:18 a.m. Wednesday, police responded to the 1300 block of Belmont ...

Toddler died after physical, sexual abuse in 'horrific' case, police say

"What happened to this innocent child can only be described as horrific," the police chief said.

Child abuse linked to risk of suicide in later life  Science Daily

Children who experience physical, sexual, and emotional abuse or neglect are at least two to three times more likely to attempt suicide in later life, according to ...

Teen pleads guilty to child abuse after school bathroom attack  WJXT News4JAX

An 18-year-old, who in 2018 was charged with lewd and lascivious battery on an Atlantic Coast High School student, pleaded guilty Thursday to a reduced ...

Parental Alienation as Child Abuse and Family Violence  Psychology Today

Stopping parental alienating behaviors is imperative for the promotion of the best interests of children and the health of families.

Franklin County's top stories of 2018: High-profile child abuse cases rock county  Chambersburg Public Opinion

A toddler's fatal drug overdose in January kicked off a year of high-profile child abuse cases.

Study: When grades go home on Friday, child abuse goes up on Saturday  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A new study found nearly a four-fold increase in the incidence rate of verified child physical abuse reports on Saturdays after a Friday report card release.

Police: Virginia toddler who died was victim of physical, sexual abuse  8News

Authorities say a 2-year-old boy who died in Virginia last weekend was murdered. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond.

Court rules mothers' drug use in pregnancy isn't child abuse  NBC 15 WPMI

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's highest court ruled Friday that mothers who use illegal drugs while pregnant cannot be considered perpetrators of ...

Details released on child abuse charge | News, Sports, Jobs  Escanaba Daily Press

ESCANABA — Additional information has been released on an Escanaba man and the child abuse charge he is facing. A 3-year-old boy in the man's care ...

Wisconsin diocese considers investigation of child sex abuse  ABC News

An internal investigation found more than 40 clergy members had abused minors.

Small gesture by Hands on Orlando volunteers helps child abuse victims heal | WFTV  WFTV Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. - It isn't easy for anyone, let alone children, to talk about the abuse they've endured. Despite that, more children are having to talk about their ...

After a decade of delay, Oregon officials finally launching child abuse call center  Salem Reporter

Auditors and others for years said Oregon's abused children would get faster, better help if the state streamlined hotline calls. A Portland center cranking up now ...

Virginians Push Law Requiring Clergy to Report Child Abuse, Neglect  NBC4 Washington

Virginia lawmakers are introducing legislation that would mandate clergy alert authorities to reports of child abuse or neglect.

Police: Orem man arrested for drugs, abusing 1-year-old  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

OREM, Utah — Police arrested a man Thursday and booked him into jail on several drug-related charges as well as child abuse. Police became aware of a child ...

Recognizing signs of physical child abuse | The Telegraph  The Telegraph

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) statistics show that more than 700000 children are referred to child protective agencies as a result of ...

Aberdeen Woman Charged With Child Abuse, DUI  KELOLAND TV

An Aberdeen woman was arrested after Aberdeen Police responded to a call of a drunk driver with a child in the car at 2:36 p.m. on Monday.

Del. Gooditis announces bills to fight child abuse  Loudoun Times-Mirror

State Del. Wendy Gooditis (D-10th) on Friday announced four pieces of legislation aimed at combating child abuse, specifically sexual abuse.

Bucks County aims to train 25,000 to prevent child abuse  Bucks County Courier Times

The nonprofit Network of Victim Assistance, through a grant awarded to Bucks County, is casting a wide net, aiming to reach 5 percent of the county's population ...

State settles before trial in Athena Angeles child-abuse death case - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

The state, faced with the expected testimony of child-protection experts and a social worker's troubling case notes, has reached a settlement with the father of ...

Jump in child abuse reports at Child Advocacy Center in 2018  KY3

The Child Advocacy Center reports they saw more than 1600 children walk through their doors for help in 2018.

Sheriff: Man wanted on child abuse charge in Texas arrested in Reedsport  KVAL

REEDSPORT, Ore. - A man wanted by authorities in Texas on child abuse-related charges was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon, Douglas County Sheriff's ...

Ohio Woman Receives Max Sentence for Shocking Child Abuse Case  WOWK

An Ohio woman has received the maximum sentence for her part in a child abuse case which sent a 4-year-old to the emergency room.

Marine found not guilty in child abuse case  Jacksonville Daily News

A Marine arrested in 2016 in child abuse charges was pronounced not guilty by jury.Justin Teeter was charged by the Onslow County Sheriff's Office in February ...

Adult survivors of child abuse focus of new endowment fund  Beloit Daily News

Hillary Gavan/Beloit Daily News (From left): Linnae Byrns, Stateline Community Foundation Executive Director Tara Tinder and Katherine Swain gather for a ...

Parents accused of child abuse after infant found with burns, injuries  MyDaytonDailyNews

Parents of a 3-month-old girl are accused of felony child abuse after the child was taken to a hospi...

Bismarck day care provider on trial for child abuse  Bismarck Tribune

UPDATE: Jury finds former day care provider guilty of child abuse.

2-year-old boy dies, Christiansburg man now faces child abuse charge  WSLS 10

A 2-year-old boy is dead and a Christiansburg man is in custody after an incident Friday night, according to police.

Austintown man faces charges in child-abuse case  Youngstown Vindicator

By Justin Dennis · AUSTINTOWN. An Austintown Elementary School security officer called this child-abuse case “the worst she has seen.”.

Family member of Butler County child abuse victims speaks with WSFA 12 News  WSFA

A family member of the children who were abused in a heinous child sex abuse case in Butler County speaks with WSFA 12 News about the family's reaction to ...

Ouachita Parish man arrested on child abuse charges

According to the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office, Shawn Brandon Hodnett was arrested early Tuesday morning on charges of indecent behavior with juveniles ...

Survivors of domestic violence, child abuse could be hit next by shutdown  POLITICO

Funding from the Justice Department supports everything from rape crisis centers to counseling and child advocates.

Lawmaker's bill: Mothers' drug use in pregnancy is child abuse  ABC27

A Pennsylvania senator plans to introduce legislation that would extend child abuse protections to unborn children.

Hattiesburg man charged with child abuse, domestic violence  WDAM

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man is facing two felony charges after a woman and child were taken to a hospital following a domestic dispute.

Wakefield couple charged with child abuse  Sioux City Journal

WAKEFIELD, Neb. -- A Wakefield husband and wife have been accused of locking two of their children in a bedroom and allowing them to leave only to use the ...

Day care provider found guilty of child abuse  Bismarck Tribune

Jurors found a former local day care provider guilty of child abuse.

Sarpy County woman charged of child abuse, sexual assault  KMTV - 3 News Now

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — A Sarpy County woman charged with six felony counts of child abuse and sexually assaulting two boys had her bail set at $1.5 million ...

Ex-Cohasset teacher indicted on child abuse charges  The Patriot Ledger

DEDHAM — A Norfolk County grand jury has indicted a former Cohasset Middle School teacher accused of molesting two students in his class. Jeffrey E. Knight ...

Minister urges alertness to child abuse  Taipei Times

Teachers, schools and the general public should pay more attention to signs of child abuse, Minister of Education Pan Wen-chung (潘文忠) and civic groups said ...

New Jersey Priest Arrested on Child Sex Abuse Charges  The New York Times

A Roman Catholic priest in Northern New Jersey was arrested and charged this week with multiple counts of child sex abuse dating to the early 1990s, the state ...

Grades and Child Abuse  The New York Times

A reader says a single number should not define a child's worth.

Mohrsville man arrested on sexual child abuse charges  69News WFMZ-TV

Police have arrested a Mohrsville man who is facing charges of sexual child abuse.

Man arrested after reports of alleged child abuse  Duncan Banner

Law enforcement placed a man under arrest after reports of alleged child abuse.

Danville woman sentenced to six months for child abuse, DWI

Judge Kimberley S. White followed a jury's recommendation in Halifax County Circuit Court on Jan. 10 and sentenced a 33-year-old Danville woman to a total of ...

Arizona man arrested, accused of beating child with electrical cord  WHNT News 19

BUCKEYE, Ariz. (KNXV) - A Buckeye man has been arrested after reportedly beating a pre-teen girl with an electrical cord. Buckeye police report that on ...

Joliet Parents Arrested On Child Abuse Charges  Joliet, IL Patch

Joliet Parents Arrested On Child Abuse Charges - Joliet, IL - The crimes occurred in the 400 block of Buell Avenue, according to Joliet Police.

Police searching for Jennings man in connection with child abuse investigation  KPLC

The Jennings Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a Jennings man who is wanted in connection with a child abuse investigation.

Couple charged with aggravated child abuse, neglect  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

A Jonesborough couple was arrested Monday for child abuse and neglect, according to Washington County, TN, investigators.

Suspended Oxford teacher accused of failing to report child abuse  WFSB

State police arrested a suspended Oxford teacher who is accused of failing to report suspected child abuse.

Child abuse study suggests report cards shouldn't be issued on Friday |Thumb down  TCPalm

University of Florida study shows child abuse increases after students receive their report cards, but only if those cards are issued on a Friday.

Sending report cards home on Fridays increases child abuse, study finds  NEWS10 ABC

A new study out of Florida is recommending school report cards not be sent home on Fridays in hopes of preventing child abuse.

After years of recommendations, state consolidating child abuse hotline centers  Blue Mountain Eagle

The caller told Hannah Lene about a child disciplined at school for spraying water who begged school employees not to send a note home because he feared ...

Two women sentenced to jail for child abuse  EJ Insight

A Hong Kong court on Thursday sentenced two women to jail after they pleaded guilty to a charge of mistreating a four-year-old girl who had been in their care.

Video of Woman Dragging Child by Hair at Hospital Prompts 'Possible Child Abuse' Investigation: Police  NBC Chicago

Aurora police are investigating a “possible child abuse case” after video showing a woman dragging a child by his hair at a suburban emergency room was ...

Former MLB All-Star pitcher John Wetteland arrested for child sex abuse  USA TODAY

Former World Series MVP and Texas Rangers closer John Wetteland arrested in Texas on suspicion of repeated sexual abuse of somebody under the age of 14 ...

DFCS dismissed abuse report before Georgia kids were found buried | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

The Division of Family and Children Services, the state agency responsible for protecting Georgia's kids, heard an account in 2017 but declined to investigate ...

Pueblo mother arrested for child abuse in 10-week-old son’s death  FOX 31 Denver

PUEBLO, Colo. — Colorado authorities say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse following her 10-week-old son's death. The Pueblo County ...

Utah couple charged with child abuse after 3-month-old girl suffers broken bones, brain bleeding and severe burns  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SPANISH FORK, Utah -- A Spanish Fork couple was charged Friday after their three-month-old child was taken to the hospital with bad burns on her body, and ...

50-year-old Portage woman charged with child abuse  Portage Daily Register

The Columbia County District Attorney's Office has charged a 50-year-old Portage woman with felony child abuse.

Child abuse inquiry refuses to publish evidence on Gove phone call claim  The Guardian

It was alleged the then education secretary tried to find out about an active investigation into a Catholic priest in 2010.

Spanish Fork parents arrested for alleged child abuse after infant hospitalized with broken bones, burns  Daily Herald

The parents of a 3-month-old girl were arrested Tuesday after the baby was hospitalized with two broken arms, brain bleeding and severe burns on her hand, ...

Ex-priest accused of child abuse fired from CWLP  The State Journal-Register

The city of Springfield has fired a City Water, Light and Power employee whose name appeared on a list of Catholic priests credibly accused of child sex abuse.

Nurse practitioner recognized for work creating better child-abuse screening program  Arizona Daily Star

A UA College of Nursing clinical instructor was awarded the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner of the Year award in November from the Arizona National Association of ...

Bond denied for Brands Flat man convicted in Augusta County child abuse case  Staunton News Leader

STAUNTON - A Brands Flat man already convicted of viciously beating a 6-year-old boy, causing injuries to his scrotum and spleen, was denied bond ...

GRAPHIC: Woman arrested for child abuse after victim’s classmates notice bruises  KFOR Oklahoma City

MARICOPA, Ariz. - A Maricopa woman is facing criminal charges, including endangerment and witness tampering after her young relative was removed from her ...

Bill Would Extend Child Abuse Protections to Unborn Children |  GANT News

Senator Don White (R-Indiana) is drafting legislation that will hold women who knowingly and willingly use illegal drugs while pregnant accountable for the ...

Major County man charged with child abuse | News  Enid News & Eagle

FAIRVIEW — A Major County man faces a felony charge after officials said he abused a child.

Church must end its child abuse cover-up  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

The cover-up of decades of sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests is real and widespread. It has made victims of thousands of Americans.

How To Talk To Your Kids About Sexual Abuse  HuffPost

Looking back on the Larry Nassar scandal, we spoke to experts about how to address these difficult issues with kids of all ages.

Three Accused of Child Abuse in Hazleton  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

HAZLETON, Pa. -- Three people from Hazleton are locked up on child endangerment and harassment charges.

Man arrested on child abuse charges at Bass Pro Pyramid  WREG NewsChannel 3

A 29-year-old Mississippi man was arrested at Bass Pro Pyramid over the weekend after several people reported seeing him abuse a child inside the store.

Workshops to Educate on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention  WHMI

Two upcoming events will better help community members recognize and work to end child sexual abuse. The “Stewards of Children” workshops are being ...

India’s twin taboos: Sexual assault and child abuse once again in the spotlight  ABC News

On the sixth anniversary of the 2012 gang rape and murder of Jyoti Singh, which sparked mass protests against misogyny across the whole of India, ...

Guthrie couple arrested on child abuse charges  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - A Guthrie couple has been arrested by the OSBI after the mother's 13-month-old sustained a head injury. Justin Lastra, 30, called 911 just ...

Carthage Man Arrested for Alleged Child Abuse  KSNF/KODE -

On Saturday the Carthage Police Department took a report of a 5 year old female with a broken leg and severe bruising on her back, buttocks and legs.

Toppen bound over for trial on child abuse, murder charges  Grand Haven Tribune

The gallery shuffled quietly out of the courtroom Friday after Ottawa County District Judge Craig Bunce bound 19-year-old Cameron Toppen to charges of ...

Pinellas child protective investigator posted case details on Reddit  Tampa Bay Times

A Reddit thread asked investigators what's the worst child protection case they've seen? Taylor Pittman responded, and was suspended for five days.

12 Montana children died in 2018 despite child abuse reports  NBC Montana

A Department of Justice review suggests the state could prevent child deaths with public campaigns about reporting child abuse and safe sleep practices for ...

Smyth, one-time Maryville leader, accused of child sex abuse  Chicago Daily Herald

The Rev. John P. Smyth, the well-known Chicago-area priest and one-time leader of Maryville Academy in Des Plaines, faces allegations of sexual abuse of ...

Google and Facebook put ads in child sex abuse discovery apps  BBC News

Evidence that adverts for major brands were placed in "child abuse discovery apps" via Google and Facebook's ad networks has led to *fresh* calls for the tech ...

Ex-GAA coach facing up to 400 child abuse charges 'groomed victim with job, gifts, money and trips away'

A former GAA sports coach who was arrested in the US on almost 400 child abuse charges last week is accused of grooming one of his victims by giving him a ...