Child abuse

(L-R) Elbert McPike, Stepheney Shannon (Solano County Sheriff's Office)

2 Adults, Teen Arrested For Child Abuse, Squalid Living Conditions In Solano County

Solano County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man and a woman at their Elmira home near Vacaville Friday for suspected child abuse, and a 14-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse.

08/10/2015

Eraca Craig (left) and Christian Deanda are accused of abusing and starving three children who lived with them at a home in Salinas. (CBS)

Salinas Women Convicted Of Starving, Beating, Torturing 3 Children Will Spend The Rest Of Their Lives In Prison

Christian DeAnda received the maximum sentence of life in prison for committing torture, plus 13 years for child abuse. Her partner, Eraca Craig was sentenced to 11 years in state prison for child abuse.

07/18/2015

Oakland police on the scene after a 4-year-old girl was found shot near 77th Avenue and MacArthur Blvd. on June 16, 2015. (CBS)

Ex-Cons Charged With Child Abuse After 4-Year-Old Injured In Oakland Shooting Following Paintball Rampage

Two ex-cons have been charged with felony child abuse after a 4-year-old girl was shot while in their care in East Oakland on Tuesday afternoon, prosecutors said Friday.

06/19/2015

A surveillance photo shows a tan or grey 1995-97 Chevrolet Blazer traveling westbound on I-80 at 8:37 p.m. (California Highway Patrol)

Girl Seen Struggling In SUV At Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Found Safe

A young girl trying to break up a fight between a driver and passenger in an SUV going through the Bay Bridge toll plaza last Saturday has been found safe.

05/27/2015

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Court Cuts Damages To $2.8M For Woman Molested By Fremont Jehovah’s Witnesses Member

A state appeals court in San Francisco Monday upheld a $2.8 million compensatory damage award for a woman who was molested as a child by an adult member of the North Fremont Jehovah’s Witnesses Congregation.

04/14/2015

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Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled Kids

A 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday.

03/06/2015

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Salinas Mother Sentenced To Jail For Sexually Abusing Teen Boy She Met Through Her Daughter

A 50-year-old Salinas woman was sentenced Tuesday to a year in jail and more than five years of probation in the sexual abuse of a teen boy over a three-year period.

12/18/2014

Running back Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings celebrates after a touchdown during the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Minnesota Vikings Ban Running Back Adrian Peterson From All Team Activities While He Addresses Child Abuse Charges

This comes after the team faced heavy criticism for reinstating their star running back on Monday.

09/17/2014

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Salinas Man Sentenced For Child Molestation, Abandonement

A Salinas man was sentenced to three years in jail for molesting a 5-year-old child and then taking his own 4-year-child, only to abandon her days later.

09/13/2014

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Minnesota Vikings Star Adrian Peterson Indicted For Alleged Child Abuse

Minnesota Vikings star player Adrian Peterson has been indicted by a grand jury charging him with reckless or negligent injury to a child, according to published reports.

09/12/2014

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