A grassroots child-abuse awareness program run by local grandmothers will be giving out yard signs and bracelets on Saturday, says Lily Hill, one of the organizers.
The signs say: “Be aware. Child abuse can be anywhere! Call 911.”
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After a two day long trial, a judge has found 25-year-old Cody Olbricht of Scottsbluff, guilty of Intentional Child Abuse Causing Serious Bodily Injury.
Oblricht was arrested last September after allegedly beating his girlfriend’s three-year-old daughter.
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The moment when things went wrong for victims of child abuse in Australia was a very precise one. In the 1990s, Jeff Kennett, then premier of Victoria, met with George Pell, who was at that stage the Catholic archbishop… Continue reading
The 13-year-old girl’s body was discovered inside a freezer during an eviction… Continue reading
Efforts to reduce a backlog in processing requests for child abuse clearances appear to be meeting with some success, Acting Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas said Monday.