Child Death

Woman Charged In 4-Year-Old Girl's Death At Queens Homeless ShelterLanaysah Meraldo, 4, was found unconscious and unresponsive Thursday afternoon at a facility on 134th Street in Briarwood.
Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears Appears In White Plains CourtA Westchester mother accused of fatally poisoning her 5-year-old son faced a judge Wednesday.
Experts: Case Of Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears May Shed Light On Munchausen By ProxyExperts said the case of a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt appears be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy.
Mother Speaks Out After Woman Charged In Death of 4-Year-Old BoyMyls Dobson died Wednesday after police found him unconscious in a bathroom at the Ritz Plaza building on West 48th Street.
Midtown Babysitter Arrested After Death Of 4-Year-Old Myls DobsonPolice have arrested a Manhattan woman after a 4-year-old boy died in her care Wednesday.
Police Probe Death Of Boy, 5, In The BronxPolice on Saturday were investigating the death of a 5-year-old boy who was found unresponsive in the Bronx.