Mom Of 13 Malnourished Children Was 'Perplexed' By Police VisitThe deputies had been summoned by a 17-year-old daughter who jumped out a window and called 911.
13 People Held Captive In Southern California Home, Police SayThe 13 victims held captive in the home in Perris, California range in age from 2 to 29, authorities say.
Man Accused Of Beating Child For Opening PresentAn Okmulgee man is behind bars after police say he beat his girlfriend's five-year-old because the little boy opened a Christmas present early.
Stockton Girl, 7, Dies; Uncle Suspected Of Child Abuse, TortureA young girl has died and her uncle is under arrest on suspicion of child abuse, authorities say.
Closing Arguments Slated In 'Gifted' Girl Abuse Case TrialClosing arguments are scheduled Monday in the trial of a Pennsylvania man accused of having sexually assaulted six girls in the same family, fathering two children by one of them.
Couple Accused Of Sending 3 Kids Into Desert As PunishmentAuthorities say a homeless couple was arrested after the woman's three young children were sent as punishment into a Southern California desert area without shoes or water.
Mother, Boyfriend Face Child Abuse Charges After Death Of 5-Year-OldDeputies have arrested a mother and her boyfriend on suspicion of child abuse after the death of a 5-year-old boy.
Stockton Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Grandchild, NiecePolice say they have arrested a Stockton resident suspected of sexually abusing two girls – including his own grandchild.