Child abuse

Don Elliot

Man Accused Of Child Abuse, Lewd Acts At Wife’s In-Home Day Care Center

A Rio Vista man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of felony child abuse and committing lewd acts on children at his wife’s in-house day care center, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.



Missing Monterey Co. Teen, Alleged Kidnapper Turn Themselves In

A 16-year-old girl and her boyfriend, missing since a July 28 double homicide in Monterey County, turned themselves in at the United States border in San Diego Saturday morning.



Sonoma County Couple Arrested On Child Cruelty Charges

A Penngrove couple charged with child cruelty is scheduled to be arraigned this afternoon in Sonoma County Superior Court.

CBS San Francisco–06/08/2012

Blancho Blumfield, an investigator for Sacramento County CPS, is accused abusing foster children in Vallejo. (CBS)

CPS Investigator From Vallejo Kept Job Despite Abuse Allegations

Blancho Brumfield has been responsible for investigating and reporting child abuse in Sacramento County since 2004. But according to state documents, she is accused of abusing some of our most vulnerable children herself.


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Community Corner: Preventing Child Abuse In San Francisco

During this National Child Abuse Prevention Month, the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center is calling on the community to take an active role in making the city a better place for children and families.


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Oakland Man Sentenced To 11 Years For Death Of Infant Son

An Oakland man was sentenced Tuesday to 11 years in state prison for the suffocation death of his 4-month-old son.


Kenneth Kyle

Former CSU East Bay Professor Sentenced For Infant Sexual Abuse

A former East Bay college professor was sentenced in federal court in San Francisco to 37 years and six months in prison for sexually abusing an infant in Missouri in 2009.


Alexia Bogdis

8 Put On Leave Amid Redwood City School Abuse Probe

Eight employees were placed on paid administrative leave while the district determines whether proper procedures were followed.


Alexia Bogdis

Redwood City Special Ed Teacher Charged With Abusing Kids

A Redwood City special education teacher has been charged with multiple counts of abusing children at Roosevelt Elementary School, a deputy district attorney said today.


Lupita Cortez and Son

San Jose Police Charge Woman Who Dropped Child With Attempted Murder

Authorities have booked a 24-year-old San Jose woman who dropped her toddler out of a second-story window on charges of attempted murder and child abuse.