Child Abuse


Sacramento Mother Accused Of Trying To Kill Daughter, 7

A Sacramento community is in shock after a mother was arrested, accused of attempting to kill her 7-year-old daughter in their home.


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Child, 7, Seriously Injured; Mother Arrested For Attempted Homicide

Police say a mother has been arrested on attempted homicide charges after her child was found seriously injured.


Credit: Lewis McElfresh Jr. (Credit: SCSD)

Sutter County Sheriff’s Captain Indicted On Additional Charges

The Sutter County sheriff’s captain accused of child abuse faced a judge this afternoon.


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Sutter County Sheriff’s Captain Arrested On Child Abuse Charges

One of the top police officers in Sutter County is behind bars tonight on child abuse charges.


Scene of the shootout in New York City. A U.S. Marshall and 2 NYPD detectives were wounded in the shootout that left child molestation suspect (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

California Fugitive Killed In New York City Shootout, 3 Cops Wounded

Man was a fugitive from a child molestation case in San Diego, say police.


Authorities are questioning 23-year-old Sara Kreuger in the death of her 3-year-old daughter. (Napa Police Dept. photo)

Police In California Detain Mother Of Dead 3-Year-Old

Authorities are investigating the child’s death as a homicide. The girl was found dead in her bed during a child welfare check by police.


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10-Year Sentence For Roseville Mother In 2-Year-Old Daughter’s Death

Denise Wilder pleaded no contest in May to two felony child abuse counts and a count of child neglect that resulted in the 2012 death of McKinley Wilder.


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Police: Man Arrested After Abused 2-Year-Old Dies

A 2-year-old Stockton girl is dead, and police believe her mother’s boyfriend is to blame.


State Sen. Alex Padilla has authored a bill that would expedite firing teachers facing criminal charges. (credit: CBS13)

State Senator To Revive Bill Targeting Teachers In Child Abuse Cases

A state senator says he will reintroduce legislation next week to reform the dismissal procedure for California teachers involved in child abuse cases in order to simplify and expedite the process.


Joe Weaver talks to CBS13 in a jailhouse interview on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. (credit: CBS13)

Mother, Boyfriend Both Arrested After 4-Year-Old Allegedly Beaten

Police say it’s a felony failure in parenting that landed both a mother and boyfriend in jail and a 4-year-old in protective custody.


Sacramento Police CSI responds to a home on Emerald Creek Court after a body was found inside a home on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. (credit: Sacramento Police Department)

Baby Critically Injured, Uncle Charged With Abuse

A 5-month-old baby is in critical condition and the infant’s uncle is accused of hurting the boy. The Sacramento Police Department arrested the man Thursday after the baby was hospitalized Wednesday night.


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Police: Natomas Mother Sprayed Stain Remover In Daughters’ Eyes

A mother was arrested after police say she sprayed a chemical into the faces of her two daughters.