Abuse, Neglect & Maltreatment

Trial dates set for Bay City father charged with child abuse in 3-month-old …

BAY CITY, MI — If he doesn’t accept a plea offer beforehand, a 24-year-old Bay City father charged with a life offense in his baby daughter’s alleged abuse is set to face a trial.

Jury selection in the trial of Garrett D. Gwizdala… Continue reading

Seriously, Buzzfeed? Defending Mothers Who Enable Child Abuse?

I understand, as BuzzFeed noted, that “victims of domestic violence often suffer ongoing trauma, meaning that the brain does not have time to recover the way it does from a one-off traumatic event,” but I find it hard to believe… Continue reading

Priest indicted in Poland for child abuse

Father Wojciech G.’s case has been referred to a district court in Wolomin, 12 miles east of the capital, according to Przemyslaw Nowak, spokesman for a public prosecutor’s office in Warsaw.

Nowak has confirmed that the priest stands accused of… Continue reading

Child abuse inquiry: Woolf pressed to quit over ‘dinner parties with Brittan’

Fiona Woolf, the second person to lead the government’s inquiry into child abuse, is facing parliamentary and legal pressure to stand down after it emerged she was on “dinner-party terms” with Lord Brittan, who was home secretary when a dossier… Continue reading

Goubeaux charged with child neglect

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On Sunday, Michael Goubeaux, the father of the 4-year-old girl whose mother fled with her to Las Vegas during a custody battle, was charged with child neglect by the Troy Police Department.

Goubeaux, 53, was charged with one… Continue reading

HISD disputes DA’s statement over child abuse policies

Sharpstown High School Principal Rob Gasparello and Assistant Principal Silvio Leiva, right, leave a meeting with their attorneys at the Harris County Criminal Courthouse Monday after reaching a deal that keeps their records clean if they don't break the law over the next year. (Marie D. De Jesus / Houston Chronicle)

Sharpstown High School Principal Rob Gasparello and Assistant Principal Silvio Leiva, right, leave a meeting with their attorneys at the Harris County Criminal Courthouse Monday after reaching a deal that keeps their records clean if they’re not charge with any… Continue reading

Child abuse cases on rise

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Saratoga County needs to do more to combat child abuse and cases of repeated neglect, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said in an audit. The county’s Social Services commissioner disputed the findings, saying the state review did not account… Continue reading

NJ Senator targets unreported child abuse

Triggered by the alleged sexual hazing scandal at Sayreville War Memorial High School, upcoming legislation in Trenton would increase the penalties for adults who fail to report instances of child abuse.

Scoreboard at Sayreville High School
Scoreboard at Sayreville High School (Dino Flammia, Townsquare… Continue reading

Mesa sheriff: Fruita man arrested on child abuse counts in ATV crash

Nicholas Hampton

Authorities in Mesa County arrested a man on Monday on four counts of child abuse in connection with an August all-terrain vehicle crash that involved four children.

Nicholas Hampton, 20, of Fruita, was driving the ATV with the children aboard… Continue reading

Pulaski man convicted of child abuse


Steven Edward

Kaine Akers

Is 23 years old.

Posted: Monday, October 20, 2014 12:15 pm

Pulaski man convicted of child abuse

By Melissa Powell
melissa.powell@roanoke.com
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PULASKI — A man was convicted Monday of malicious wounding and felony child… Continue reading

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