Say you're a child welfare investigator.You get numerous reports that children in a particular family are being abused. Most recently, you hear they are being tied up and confined to a bathtub. How can you tell if...Florida investigators overlooked warning signs, and little girl died.
Minnesota Public Radio reports men are behind most of the fatal and near-fatal injuries of infants. Credit: Getty Images
People who hurt, even kill, children often have something in common.They're men. Minnesota Public Radio...Study finds women neglect children, while men actively hurt them.
Nearly 60 percent of teens reported abuse in a recent study, but less than half reported it. Credit: Getty If Archie comics were real, Archie would pound the snot out of Jughead just for wearing that stupid hat and Reggie would slip...Most kids abuse, but adults generally don't know about it.
Despite the bad economy, child abuse rates are down. Credit: Getty ImagesGrownups apparently are not taking their anger and frustration over the blankety-blank economy out on children. At least not in statistically significant numbers. ...
In a bizarre story in Oceanside, California, a 3-year-old was picked up by police in front of an elementary school after receiving a call by a school staff member that an unsupervised child was in the school. The police spent the day trying to locate...
Planning a wedding can be stressful under the best of circumstances. With all those details to attend to, some things are bound to be forgotten. And when the ceremony is a rush job, the chances of something slipping through the cracks is even...