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Child Abuse

Jonathan Thompson 

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Teen Sex Arrest; Other Victims Sought

Police say they have arrested a 30 year old man who they say lured an juvenile for the purpose of sex.

04/23/2014

Laketha Moore (photo: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police)

Mom Sentenced For Tying Daughter To Bed

A North Las Vegas woman has learned her fate for abusing and tying her 4-year-old daughter to a bed.

03/10/2014

File photo of suspect in handcuffs. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Man Who Fled Courthouse After Convicted In Child’s Death Arrested In Nevada

A man who fled Arizona after being convicted of first-degree murder and child abuse in 2012 has been arrested in Nevada.

03/07/2014

File photo of a jail cell. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Infant Who Was Beaten, Raped Has Died

An Albuquerque man accused of beating and raping his girlfriend’s 4-month-old daughter will face more serious charges now that the infant has died, police said Monday.

02/24/2014

File photo of a judge in a courtroom. (credit: Chris Ryan/Getty Images)

Woman Who Left Baby On Car Roof After Smoking Marijuana Pleads Guilty

An Arizona woman who left her 5-week-old baby in a car seat on the roof of her car when she drove off has pleaded guilty to child abuse and misdemeanor DUI.

02/24/2014

Credit: LVMPD

3-Month Old Abused Baby Dies

Baby boy of accused Nellis Airman abuser dies

02/18/2014

Photo Credit:  Clark County School District

CCSD Could Change Child Abuse Reporting Policy

Clark County school staffers may soon have to follow new rules when reporting suspected child abuse.

02/13/2014

File photo of parked school buses.  (credit: Louise Heusinkveld/Getty Images)

Mesa Kindergarten Teacher Accused of Child Abuse

A Mesa kindergarten teacher accused of pulling the shirt off a 6-year-old student in class has been released from jail on his own recognizance.

01/18/2014

Melvyn Sprowson (photo: Henderson Police Department)

Former CCSD Teacher Faces Trial

(Las Vegas, KXNT)- Former CCSD elementary school teacher Melvyn Sprowson will go to trial for his involvement with a 16  year old girl who was living with him last year. On Wednesday, Judge William Kephart […]

01/08/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Child Seriously Injured, Mom’s Boyfriend Arrested

A Salt Lake City man is in jail after his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son suffered life-threatening head trauma.

12/31/2013

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