Articles tagged with: child abuse

23 July 2015

Potty training triggers beating

Posted in U.S. & World News

Austin, Texas --- (KXAN)  An Austin, Texas man is behind bars after police say he hit his child, causing critical injuries, after the 20-month-old girl had an accident on the living room floor.  U ...

29 May 2015

Klamath Falls program trying to help reduce child abuse and neglect cases

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Klamath County ranks sixth among Oregon counties in terms of child abuse and neglect.Bob Pickel of Lutheran Community Services is working to improve those numbers.The agency ...

24 February 2015

Florida mom accused of beating, publicly shaming child over grades

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fla. --- A Florida woman is accused of beating her daughter, then sending her to middle school wearing a T-shirt that said, in handwritten text, that she had gotten a "good woopin" for getting bad g ...

12 January 2015

Grants Pass man arrested for abusing 7-week-old son

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass man is behind bars in Josephine County and charged with abusing his seven week old child. 27-year-old Kevin McCage was arrested in Portland on Friday. Oregon State ...

24 November 2014

Alturas man accused of killing one year old likely going to trial

Posted in Regional

Alturas, Calif. --- An Alturas man accused of killing his girlfriend's one year old daughter will likely be going to trial in the spring.29 year old Zeb Dolan was arrested last December on murder ch ...

05 November 2014

Peterson enters plea

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pleaded no contest to a charge of misdemeanor reckless assault.   Peterson, who was facing felony child abuse charges for allegedly b ...

23 September 2014

Teacher accused of biting toddler

Posted in U.S. & World News

Prince William County, Va. --- A teacher at a Goddard School location in Prince William County, Virginia, was arrested along with the center's owner following allegations that the teacher bit a todd ...

17 September 2014

Vikings place Adrian Peterson on leave

Posted in Sports

The Minnesota Vikings announced running back Adrian Peterson will not play again for the team until his legal issues are resolved. Peterson has been placed on the NFL's exempt - commissioner's permi ...

17 September 2014

Klamath Falls man sentenced for child abuse

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A Klamath Falls man is headed to prison for nearly seven years for fracturing his infant son's skull during a domestic dispute.50 year old Damon Revis was found guilty last J ...

15 September 2014

Vikings owner says Adrian Peterson will play this week

Posted in Sports

(NBC Sports) Eden Prairie, Minn. — The Vikings gave Adrian Peterson the weekend off for damage control. But now they’re falling back on due process. The team just released a statement from owne ...