Couple Allegedly Leaves Kids In SoCal Desert Without Water As PunishmentA mother and her boyfriend were in jail Thursday after leaving her children out in the hot Southern California desert as punishment.
Father Who Scalded Young Son With Boiling Water Gets 9-Year Prison TermA 44-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to nine years in state prison for his felony child abuse conviction for burning his 2-year-old son's hands in boiling water at a home in San Leandro in 2011.
Nanny Arrested In Danville After Allegedly Hitting, Shaking Infant On VideoPolice in Danville announced a 23-year-old Antioch woman was arrested Monday afternoon on a charge of child abuse after parents reported seeing the woman strike and shake an infant on video.
Arrested Livermore Nanny Allegedly Tried To Smother Infant On CameraA 20-year-old babysitter who was allegedly caught on camera trying to smother the 13-month-old infant in her care is set to make her first court appearance Friday morning, according to Livermore Police.
Woman, Teen Charged In Deaths Of 2 Children Found In NorCal Storage UnitTami Joy Huntsman and Gonzalo Curiel are each facing various felony charges: two counts of murder, three counts of torture, one count of child abuse, prosecutors said.
Child Neglect, Torture Case Leads To Discovery Of 2 Kids' Bodies In Redding Storage Unit; 2 ArrestedThe investigation into a child torture case has led to the discovery of two children's bodies inside a Redding storage unit along with a severely injured young girl, police said.
Man Convicted Of Burning His 2-Year-Old Son's Hands In Boiling Water In San Leandro HomeA 43-year-old man was convicted Wednesday of felony child abuse and inflicting great bodily injury for burning his 2-year-old son’s hands in boiling water at a home in San Leandro four years ago.
3-Year-Old Boy Found Walking Alone On Freeway Shoulder In Monterey CountyA child found walking along U.S. Highway 101 in Monterey County early Monday morning led to the arrest of his mother on suspicion of child endangerment and neglect, sheriff's officials said.
2 Adults, Teen Arrested For Child Abuse, Squalid Living Conditions In Solano CountySolano 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.
Salinas Women Convicted Of Starving, Beating, Torturing 3 Children Will Spend The Rest Of Their Lives In PrisonChristian 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.
Ex-Cons Charged With Child Abuse After 4-Year-Old Injured In Oakland Shooting Following Paintball RampageTwo 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.
Girl Seen Struggling In SUV At Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Found SafeA 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.