Two months after nearly dying from third-degree burns over most of his body, a local toddler is gaining ground on the long and frustrating road to recovery, and his mother says he should be able to return home within a few weeks.
Another California state lawmaker has announced he will seek legislation next year responding to the Penn State child molestation scandal surrounding a former football coach.
A man accused of endangering his child by allowing him to remain inside a car filled with marijuana smoke denied the allegations and said he never would have allowed his son to be put into a dangerous situation.
A Sacramento woman has been arrested on charges she tortured and endangered the life of a child after her alleged victim asked a stranger for help.
A young girl and her father were injured after a violent encounter with a robbery suspect in their home early Sunday morning, according to police.
A Roseville live-in babysitter is suspected of scalding a toddler with hot water while the babysitter was drunk, according to police.
Jessica Beagley, an Alaska woman convicted of punishing her adopted Russian son by squirting hot sauce into his mouth, was spared immediate jail time on Monday.
A Vallejo mother has now been arrested on child cruelty charges days after two others were arrested for allegedly abusing the same children, according to Vallejo Police.
An Escalon resident has been arrested for allegedly causing the death of his girlfriend’s three-year-old son.
A mother is behind bars tonight, charged with the murder of her 11-month-old baby.
A Sacramento woman in prison for abusing her stepdaughter now could face homicide charges since the girl recently died after six years in a coma.
A defrocked California priest made notorious by an award-winning documentary on sex abuse in the Catholic church has been detained by Irish authorities on child pornography charges, police said Monday.