Articles tagged with: children

15 July 2015

Eagle Point woman arrested for using kids' identities to steal cars

Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- An Eagle Point mother is accused of using her children's social security numbers to finance several cars.  Medford Police say when officers went to arrest 35-year-old Raquel V ...

26 January 2015

Washington mom stabs kids

Posted in Regional

Olympia, Wash. -- (KING)  An Olympia, Washington mother has been charged with three counts of attempted murder after allegedly attacking her three young children with a knife. 29-year-old Christina ...

29 October 2014

Identity theives: targeting children

Posted in U.S. & World News

Brooksfield, Fla. -- (WFLA)  Authorities are issuing a new warning for parents about thieves targeting children. They're using synthetic IDs. Thieves somehow steal children's Social Security number ...

20 October 2014

Free event: Cyber Crime in Jackson County

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and the Southern Oregon High Tech Crimes Task Force are hosting a free forum for the public about how to deal with online predators and childre ...

07 July 2014

Mom copies '50s Copppertone ad, banned from Facebook

Posted in U.S. & World News

Hickory, N.C. -- (KGW) Do you remember that old famous Coppertone ad from the 50s, where the little girl's bathing suit was being pulled down by a dog? Would you call that pornographic? Apparently, ...

05 June 2014

Banning food stamp purchases of soda may help decrease obesity

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Stanford, Calif. -- Banning food stamp purchases of soda and other sugary drinks could cause a major drop in obesity and diabetes among the poor. That's the finding of a new study published in the A ...

19 May 2014

Study shows children with less sleep may be at risk for obesity

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

NBC News -- Children who don't get enough sleep may be at an increased risk for obesity. Researchers used parent surveys to assess children's sleep patterns throughout early childhood. By the age of ...

02 May 2014

8-year-old Richmond boy killed trying to save sister from rapist

Posted in U.S. & World News

Richmond, Va. -- (WWBT) - Richmond Police have a warrant for the arrest of a teen in connection with a brutal South Richmond murder and rape.  Sources say the teen is being evaluated at the Tucker ...

01 May 2014

Oregon Department of Human Services roll out new child welfare model

Posted in Local, Regional

The Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Welfare Program announced today that three counties are beginning the statewide rollout of a new child protection system designed to keep more chi ...

28 March 2014

Community helps Medford toddler waiting for kidney transplant

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- On the outside Helen Lynn, who's turning three in May, acts like any other almost three year old. However her life is a lot different than other kids her age. "Unfortunately Helen n ...