Articles tagged with: child neglect

22 June 2015

'Free-range' parents cleared in 2nd child-neglect case

Posted in U.S. & World News

Silver Spring, Md. --- (KGW) A Maryland couple who had been investigated for letting their children walk alone has been absolved of child neglect in an October case that first brought the family pub ...

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 ...

06 March 2015

Two Medford parents cited for leaving children in freezing weather

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Two parents were cited for leaving their children outside in below freezing temperatures.Medford Police say they cited Timothy Vallee and Kathleen Scroggins for leaving their three ...

05 February 2015

Washington kids, padlocked and abandoned

Posted in U.S. & World News

Lake Stevens, Wash. --- (KING)  Parents of three young children found abandoned and locked inside a Lake Stevens, Washington home are each being held on $100,000 bail.Amanda Foley, 32, and Mark Dor ...

23 January 2015

Kids left home alone for months

Posted in U.S. & World News

N.H. --- (WHDH)  A New Hampshire man is accused of leaving his twin 9-year-old nephews home alone for weeks at a time.Police say their parents went to Nigeria and left them in the care of their  u ...

05 January 2015

Medford mom arrested for child neglect

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A mom is in jail after leaving her child alone to go to the bars.  Medford Police say Justine Gonzalez left her seven-year-old daughter home alone at their apartment on Crater Lak ...

17 October 2014

Oregon baby dies after being left in car

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- A six-month-old baby is dead after police say the child was left in a car for six hours.The police and fire department responded to the Intel campus around 5pm, the child's father, who work ...

14 August 2014

U.S. Marshals arrest woman on most wanted list

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- U.S. Marshal’s arrested the lone woman on their most wanted list.Janet Barreto was arrested at a Portland shopping center Tuesday, according to law enforcement; she had been on t ...

23 April 2014

Roseburg couple arrested after meth found in 2 year old daughter

Posted in Local, Regional

Roseburg, Ore. -- On April 22, 2014 deputies were called to the Mercy Medical Center emergency room. The ER staff reported possible child abuse involving a 2 year old female. Deputies were told that ...

03 March 2014

Klamath Falls couple plead "not guilty" in infant son's death

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath Falls parents charged with manslaughter in the death of their toddler son pleaded "not guilty" Friday. Thomas and Danielle Hevener are charged with manslaughter, ...