child abuse

Travon Grayson, 7, was hospitalized with facial injuries that will require surgery, several missing teeth and multiple bruises.

Newly released surveillance video disproves a Georgia school's initial claim that a 13-year-old student was able to walk after being slammed to the ground several times by a teacher--resulting in an amputation of the student's right leg.

A New York City woman pleaded guilty to murder and abuse charges in the 2013 death of a child left in her care. She confessed to horrible abuses of the 4-year-old boy.

The girl's mother and her live-in boyfriend were arrested Friday and charged with domestic battery, permitting abuse of a minor, and endangering welfare of a minor.

The woman, who has not been identified, is reportedly the mother of two children discovered last week forcibly kept outside the San Antonio home: a 2-year-old boy chained to the ground and a 3-year-old girl tied to a door with a dog leash.

A Texas district attorney last week announced charges against a mother after police discovered eight children - "including a 2-year-old boy chained in the backyard and a 3-year-old girl tied to a door with a dog leash" - unsupervised at a San Antonio home

An Oklahoma missionary was sentenced to 40 years in prison this week after he was found guilty of raping Kenyan orphans while volunteering at a children's home.

Police in Birmingham, Ala. have charged an 8-year-old boy with murder in the beating death of a 17-month-old baby girl after their mothers left the young children at home, unsupervised, to party at a nightclub.

A Chicago family wants a daycare shut down after their baby girl was reportedly locked inside alone on Monday evening.

The death of a three-year-old found unresponsive on a swing in Maryland has been ruled a homicide, NBC Washington reports. Charles County Sheriff’s Office released…

Do you remember Shanesha Taylor? The mom whose teary-eyed mug shot went viral last summer after it became national news that she left two of…

Earlier this month, a United Nations report revealed that French soldiers were forcing young boys in the Central African Republic to perform sexual acts on…