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Child Abuse

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Autistic Child Caged To Control Behavior

(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 […]


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Georgia State University Launches Child Abuse Helpline

Georgia State University officials say the school’s Center for Healthy Development has relaunched a free child abuse helpline.


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43 Child Sex Charges Filed Against Ex-UGA Employee

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 […]


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Mother Arrested On Child Cruelty Charges

Atlanta (WAOK/CBS ATLANTA) – Vivian White from the Lithonia area of Atlanta was arrested on charges of second-degree cruelty to children Tuesday after her child was rushed to a local hospital. According to Dekalb County […]



VOICE Today Hosts 3rd Annual Prayer Breakfast

VOICE Today will be holding their 3rd Annual Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, October 26 from 8:30 am – 11 am at the Johnson Ferry Baptist Church Magnolia Room located at Johnson Ferry Road Marietta, GA. […]


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Mom And Boyfriend Beat Toddler With Stick

DOUGLASVILLE, GA (CBS ATL/WAOK) – Douglasville police said two people brutally beat a 3-year-old boy. Suzi Elie and Chad Pierre-Louis are accused of beating Elie’s 3-year-old son with a stick. “It was a stick from […]



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