Articles Tagged with child abuse

Teacher’s Aide Caught On Video Beating Special Needs Kids In Classroom

Teacher's aide arrested

An Atlanta teacher’s aide has been arrested after a video taken by a horrified teacher showed him, and another aide, slapping and choking an autistic student in a classroom. The teacher says she made the video because the two aides previously denied abusing the student, as well as another 11-year-old special need student, and the… Read more »

Monterey County Children Found Starving, Abused By Female Caretakers

Monterey County Children abuse

Police authorities from Monterey County, California have recorded the arrest of two women who have been accused of felony, child cruelty, false imprisonment amongst others. The women, Eraca Dawn Craig, 31, and Christian Jessica Deanda, 44, had kept three children at their Salinas, Monterey County home in deplorable conditions according to Fox News. The children… Read more »

Mom Speaks Out About Boyfriend Who Bit Off Their Infant Son’s Nose

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Joshua Cooper is expected to appear in court on Monday, Mar. 17 after allegedly biting off his infant son’s nose. According to ABC News7, the mother of the child, Angelika Riggins, is only 16-years-old herself. The young mother spoke exclusively with the publication on Sunday, Mar. 16, weighing in with her account of the entire… Read more »

Dad Bites Off His Newborn Son’s Nose Because He Wouldn’t Stop Crying


As hard as it may be to fathom, unfortunately its true. According to Fairfield News 10, Joshua Cooper, 18, allegedly bit off his own one-month-old son’s nose out of frustration because he would not stop crying. The publication reports that Cooper, a resident of Fairfield, California, has been charged with child cruelty and aggravated mayhem…. Read more »

Natalie Webb Accused Of Raping Own Kids, Charging Adults To Watch

Natalie Webb accused child rapist

Natalie Webb, an Oklahoma mom, stands charged today with raping three of her own four children — and a police affidavit says other adults paid her for the privilege of watching. The fourth child escaped the abuse only by hiding in a dumpster, the affidavit says. Authorities in Beckham County say they were alerted to… Read more »

Oklahoma Firefighter Accused Of Raping 13-Year-Old Girl For Months

Oklahoma Firefighter Raped

A 39-year-old Oklahoma City firefighter has been arrested and accused of raping and sodomizing a 13-year-old girl over a number of months. Corporal Jason Lyle Wood is also accused of giving the girl a secret cell phone so that she could send nude pictures of herself to him. Wood, who worked as a firefighter for… Read more »

10-Year-Old Atlanta Girl Starved To Death By Father And Stepmother

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In the latest shocking story out of Atlanta a 10-year-old girl was found dead, stuffed into a trash bin. The young girl was severely malnourished as well as being full of bruises and welts, presumably from beatings. The child, who was called Emani Moss, had tried to run away from her abusive father and stepmother… Read more »

Woman, 31, Pretends To Be 17 To Seduce 14-Year-Old Boy

Naomi Dixon

A 31-year-old woman from Florida has been arrested, and is facing charges for pretending to be 17 so that she could have sex with a 14-year-old boy. The pair met at a party where the woman, Naomi Dixon, told the minor that she was only 17, shaving a full 14 years off her real age…. Read more »

Child Dies In Foster Care, Taken From Parents Because They Smoked Pot

Child Dies In Foster Care After Being Removed From Parents Because They Used Marijuana

Child dies in foster care: not something we’re used to seeing, though recent stats reported by indicate perhaps we should be. Referring to a case that was first reported by KVUE in Texas, the website chronicled the case of two-year-old Alexandria Hill, who was removed from the home of her parents because the Texas… Read more »

‘Flowers In The Attic’ Gets A Shot At Television

Flowers In The Attic Movie, Will It Work On Lifetime

Flowers In The Attic will go down in the annals of film as one of the most successful novels to get a crappy movie treatment, but now Lifetime hopes to change that with a TV movie update to the classic V.C. Andrews shocker. Deadline reported on Tuesday that Ellen Burstyn and Heather Graham have signed… Read more »

Irma Navarro Shackled Son’s Ankles Over Fears of Gang Involvement

Mom Shackles Son To Prevent Gang Activity

Irma Navarro, a California mom, was arrested and faces charges of child abuse after neighbors found her son with a chain wrapped around his legs. According to ABC News, Navarro’s 10-year-old boy was found lying on the ground next to a tree outside the family’s apartment with chains wrapped around his ankles. According to the… Read more »

Hundreds Of Sexual Predators Arrested, Including Teachers, Clergy

Over 250 Sexual Predators Arrested In Massive Child Porn Sting

Sexual predators arrested in a recent massive sweep include suspects from the US and eight other countries. Some of those arrested in the busts were teachers, coaches, and clergy members. Arrests numbered to 244 in the US and 11 made in other countries, which included Brazil, Canada, Israel, and South Korea. It was the culmination… Read more »