Child Abuse Reports Plunge In 2020, But Experts Suspect That's Because Teachers, School Staff Aren't Seeing Vulnerable Children In Person"If anything, we think instances of child abuse and neglect are on the rise," said Dr. Jeff Reynolds of the Family and Children's Association.
Police Arrest Bronx Woman Allegedly Caught Kicking Infant On New Jersey Family's Nanny CamAuthorities said nanny camera footage showed Yeboah hitting, kicking and yanking the child by the arm.
NJ Couple Arrested After Allegedly Abusing Child, Telling Victim To Lie About InjuriesThe Bergen County prosecutor's office says the victim suffered facial injuries that required multiple stitches.
New Jersey Police Officer & Wife Indicted, Accused Of Brutally Killing Infant Daughter After Months Of AbuseThe Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office announced Friday that Daniel Bannister faces a first-degree murder charge after a months-long investigation into the killing of his daughter, Hailey.
NYPD: Bronx Man Charged In Death Of 1-Month-Old SonThe NYPD filed several charges against 24-year-old Christian Rodriguez including reckless assault that resulted in a brain injury
Singer R. Kelly Charged With 10 Counts Of Sexual Abuse, Several Against Underage TeenNine of the counts specify the victim was between 13 and 16. One count did not specify any ages.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Child Victims Act Into LawThe new law extends the statute of limitations in child sex abuse cases.
Medical Examiner: 6-Year-Old Harlem Boy Died Of Fatal Child Abuse SyndromeHis mother, Geraldine Perkins, 26, and her boyfriend, Rysheim Smith, 42, were arrested and charged with child endangerment.
17-Year-Old Arrested In Connection To Attempted Rape Of 13-Year Old Bronx GirlPolice say they arrested Garry Pinkney early Sunday on charges of attempted rape, robbery, burglary and a criminal sex act.
Former NJ Priest Convicted Of Criminal Sexual Contact With 14-Year-Old GirlAuthorities say Father Jose Lopez-Durango, allegedly engaged in sexual activities with a 14-year-old after luring her into his private room at St. Mary's Church of the Assumption in 2013.
New Haven Man Pleads Guilty To Molesting 13-Year-Old In Church BathroomA New Haven man charged with sexually molesting a 13-year-old boy in the bathroom of a Bridgeport church has pleaded guilty.
Investigation: Child Welfare Agency's Lax Supervision Led To 2 Child DeathsAn investigation into New York City's child welfare agency has found that it failed to protect two children who died and a third who nearly died in 2014.
New Jersey Father Pleads Not Guilty To Murder In Beating Death Of InfantA New Jersey father accused in the beating death of his 5-month-old son has pleaded not guilty to murder charges.
Police: Virginia Mother Stabs Crying Infant Daughter With Kitchen KnifeA mother in Virginia stabbed her 3-month old baby with a kitchen knife after the infant wouldn't stop crying, police said.
Babysitter Indicted For First-Degree Murder Of 17-Month-Old SI BoyA babysitter has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 17-month-old Staten Island boy who was beaten and tortured.