A woman has pleaded guilty in a New Hanover County court to poisoning her 9-year-old daughter and pet cat.
A former child welfare supervisor in North Carolina was charged with child abuse after an 11-year-old boy was found chained to the front porch of his home with a dead chicken around his neck.
Fulton County prosecutors say a College Park man has been sentenced to life plus 50 years in the death of his girlfriend’s younger brother.
Middle school teacher Jason Burd, 35, has been charged with sending obscene material to a minor.
Years ago corporal punishment was used as the primary means of disciplining children. However, as time has passed many parents and have selected alternate means to discipline their child, such as time out, rather than […]
On today’s show, Reverend Al Sharpton discussed the controversy surrounding Adrian Peterson’s child abuse allegations. The Minnesota Vikings running back came under fire for allegedly spanking his 4-year-old son with a switch. Peterson claims he […]
Over the weekend, an NFL player has made national headline news on a topic which will always have a constant divide. Minnesota Vikings starting running back, Adrian Peterson, was indicted on negligent injury to a […]
(AP/WAOK) — An 11-year-old autistic boy who police suspect was kept in a cage has been removed from a Southern California home, and his parents have been arrested. Anaheim Police Lt. Bob Dunn says a […]
Georgia State University officials say the school’s Center for Healthy Development has relaunched a free child abuse helpline.
Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — Jeffrey Wall Delk of Clarke County, Georgia was charged Tuesday with 43 counts of child sexual exploitation according to the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. Delk, 51, was arrested after a search warrant […]