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29 min ago | KTVK Phoenix
The head of Arizona's new child welfare agency says he fired five senior employees who orchestrated a plan that led to more than 6,500 abuse and neglect cases being closed without investigations.
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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Sadly, pets are not exempt from domestic violence . Abusers even use them as a means to prevent victims from leaving, out of fear their pets will be hurt or killed if they're left alone with the abuser.
7 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk
I WALKED into a door. I was playing netball and a ball hit me in the face. She hit me first and I was just protecting myself.
A Indiana man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on federal firearms charges stemming from a 2011 raid in which police found about 175 firearms and more than 59,000 rounds of ammunition , U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett announced Tuesday.
The Senate voted 47-0 for the measure Tuesday and sent it to Gov. Mary Fallin's desk to be signed into law.
Police arrested Camille Fields on Monday after they received information that she was abusing her child, a juvenile under the age of ten.
In the wake of dozens of child abuse-related deaths, Florida lawmakers are considering a bill that would add 400 new child protective investigators, but critics worry it overlooks funding to treat mental health and substance abuse problems that are at the root of most child deaths.
In other cases, the National Reconnaissance Office delayed reporting criminal admissions obtained during security clearance polygraphs, possibly jeopardizing evidence in investigations or even the safety of children, according to the inspector general report released Tuesday , almost two years after McClatchy's reporting raised similar concerns.
HAMPSHIRE police have had 16 requests from people trying to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence since the launch of a new scheme last month.
For the 13th annual Hands Around the Courthouse event, people held on to a ribbon around the criminal justice center.
The former NFL star wide receiver was busted in Calabasas, CA early Monday morning.
A former volunteer coach whose house was the scene of an underage drinking party before the 2012 rape of a girl by two high school football players plans to plead no contest to charges connected to the case, law enforcement officials said Monday.
Shelly Ann Taylor, 36, of Winnow Court, has been charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, according to the Sheriff's Office.
Tenants of Drumanard property owe Kentucky Transportation Cabinet more than $14,000 in back rent, according to documents and interviews.
TRIBUNE FILE Hundreds turn out for the Take Back The Night rally April 25 at Lackawanna County Courthouse Square in downtown Scranton.
Child abuse awareness advocates will plant silver and blue pinwheels in the ground and rally at the state Capitol on April 22 during Prevention Awareness Day .