Child Abuse

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Police: Utah Toddler Dies Days After Beating Over Potty Training

A toddler who was beaten by his mother’s boyfriend when he got angry over potty training died Monday after being hospitalized with critical injuries days earlier, police said.


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Man, Woman Arrested After Corpse, Severely Abused Kids Found

Two people have been arrested in what authorities describe as a twisted, gruesome case of abuse involving a child’s corpse hidden in a broken-down car, a starved baby living on water and a sheltered teenager impregnated by her stepfather.


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Arizona Man Accused Of Whipping 3 Stepchildren With Electrical Cord

A Laveen man is accused of whipping his three stepchildren with an electrical cord after they discharged a gun they were handling.


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Dad Accused Of Smuggling Newborn Daughter From Hospital In Plastic Bag

Arizona man kidnapped his own daughter from the hospital because he feared the child would be taken by protective services.


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Nye County Principal Arrested For Alleged Inappropriate Actions

NYE COUNTY, NV–Nye County deputies arrested a principal in February for alleged actions reported from students. On Feb. 27, deputies were dispatched to the Tonopah High School for a report of an incident involving a female […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/10/2015

Booking photo of Michael Alan Lee (courtesy: LVMPD)

Man Sentenced In Toddler’s Death

A 29-year-old Nevada ex-convict was sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son in a Henderson apartment.


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Suspect Arrested In Toddler Beating

A toddler is rushed to the hospital after being beaten


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Mom Found Fit For Trial In Kids-Out-Window Case

A defense lawyer says he’ll fight a finding that a Las Vegas woman is fit for trial on charges alleging she threw her 7-month-old son and 1½-year-old daughter out a second-story window before jumping out herself.


Police say the girl told them she was kept in the car as punishment for not eating earlier. (Eric Kayne/Getty Images)

Police: 5-Year-Old Girl Rescued After Parents Locked Her In Vehicle As Punishment

An Albuequerque couple has been charged with child abuse after allegedly leaving their 5-year-old daughter in a hot truck while they shopped.


31-year-old Sarah Nunley is facing charges of child abuse, possessing drug paraphernalia and false reporting to law enforcement. (Image: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)

Arizona 3-Year-Old Found Dehydrated Under Car, Aunt Arrested

7 other children found in squalor at home of 31-year-old Sarah Nunley.