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54 min ago |

Johnston woman charged with feeding baby methadone

A Johnston woman faces felony child abuse charges after police say she accidentally fed her baby from a bottle she had used to store methadone.


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5 hrs ago | WMCA-AM Hasbrouck Heights

How Often Do You Talk about Domestic Violence?

A new survey from LifeWay Research found most Protestant senior pastors say they know victims of domestic violence and believe stopping abuse is a pro-life issue.


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7 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Washington Twp. man gets life in prison for child's death

Romeo -- A Washington Township man has been sentenced to life in prison for the beating death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old son.


Related Topix: Romeo, MI, Law, Macomb County, MI

8 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

33 arrests in online child abuse operation

The covert enforcement operation was co-ordinated by the National Crime Agency and involved 45 police forces across the country.


Related Topix: Law, United Kingdom,

12 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

Deputies: Parents jailed on child abuse charges

On 07/23/2014 Carteret County Deputies arrested Frances Lynn Willis, 27, and Ayner Cordova-Miranda, 37, of 419 E. Chatham St, Springfield Gardens MHP, in Newport on child abuse charges.


Related Topix: Law, Carteret County, NC, Newport, NC

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Neighbors in disbelief after father accused of child abuse

Doctors are hopeful a 2-month-old will recover after alleged abuse from his father.


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KFOR-AM Lincoln

Omaha Day Care Owner Fined $500 for Failure to Report Child Abuse

An Omaha day care owner accused of failing to report child abuse has been fined $500.


Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, Nebraska Government, Nebraska

USA Today

Study: Financial literacy training can help abused womenStudy:...

Improved financial literacy training for domestic violence victims can help eliminate the dependency that often keeps victims trapped in dangerous relationships, a study says.


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Ex-Redskin turns himself in to face assault case

Metropolitan Police Department spokesman Araz Alali says Davis turned himself in Thursday.


Related Topix: Leesburg, VA, Law


Jail time ahead for CBN mother accused of child abuse

Inside the stuffy courtroom at provincial court in Harbour Grace on July 23, crown prosecutor Lisa Stead told Judge James Walsh she was looking for a sentence of 14 years.


Andover Advertiser

'Confidence lost' in assault MP

Former shadow police minister David Ruffley was given a caution for common assault following an incident between him and his ex-partner A Tory MP who has apologised after receiving a police caution for a domestic assault has "lost the confidence" of his constituency, a religious leader has warned.


Related Topix: Law, World News, Suffolk County, England, United Kingdom,

Witney Gazette

'Appalling' domestic abuse statistics

Numbers supplied in a new report also reveal that 1,916 children across Oxfordshire were subject to two or more incidents in the 2013/14 year.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014


Lehigh County District Attorney's Office expands Domestic Violence Unit

The Lehigh County District Attorney's Domestic Violence Unit has been expanded and the processing of domestic abuse cases through the court system has been changed to strengthen prosecutors' and the court's response to domestic violence cases, according to a Wednesday news release from District Attorney James B. Martin.


Related Topix: Law, Criminal Defense Law


Charges filed in chase, shooting that killed 5-year-old girl

Prosecutors have filed six criminal charges against an Atchison man in connection with a chase and shooting that left a 5-year-old girl dead.


Related Topix: Atchison, KS, Leavenworth County, KS, Law

Myrtle Beach Online

Ex-Redskin wanted in domestic violence assault

District of Columbia Police said Wednesday they are searching for the 28-year-old Davis, who lives in Leesburg, Virginia.


Related Topix: Law, Leesburg, VA, Business News


VA detective faces domestic violence charge

Clay Baker is on paid leave, facing charges in Sarpy County for an alleged assault in May. He's accused of attacking a woman he knows.


Related Topix: Law, Sarpy County, NE

WFIE-TV Evansville

Babysitter arrested for child abuse in Perry County

Tell City Police say the Perry County Department of Child Services received an investigation on July 15 involving a child under the age of 14 being a possible victim of child abuse.


Related Topix: Law, Perry County, IN, Tell City, IN

Enfield Independent

A teacher who sexually abused a "vulnerable" 13-year-old boy has been jailed for 12 years.

Andrew Adams, 68, pleaded guilty to charges of buggery and indecent assault against a pupil at Highgate Wood School at Wood Green Crown Court on Friday.


Related Topix: Law

Tue Jul 22, 2014

KFMB-TV San Diego

Father of teen found with gun at school pleads guilty to charges

A man whose 14-year-old son brought his father's gun to Hilltop High School in Chula Vista pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of felony child abuse, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of ammunition by a felon.


Related Topix: Chula Vista, CA, Law, State Prisons, Prison

Denver Post

Denver cop and wife plead not guilty to charges stemming from drunken brawl

Denver police officer Jeremy Ownbey and his wife, Jamie Ownbey, wait at the Arapahoe County Justice Center for their arraignments, July 22, 2014.


Related Topix: Arapahoe County, CO, Law