Parents Get Life In Prison In SoCal 'House Or Horrors' Case; Abused Children Speak OutA California couple who starved a dozen of their children and shackled some to beds was sentenced to life in prison Friday for years of abuse.
Sister Led California Police To Shackled, Starving SiblingsIn a plea to a police dispatcher to "help my sisters," a 17-year-old girl in a childlike, quivering voice detailed years of abuse she and 12 siblings suffered in a squalid house where she said they were shackled to beds.
Yo-Yo Ma Played A Private Hospital Show For The Adult Turpin ChildrenYo-Yo Ma visited the seven adult Turpin children in a California hospital on Friday for an impromptu performance,
Shackled California Siblings Recovering, Aspiring; Parents In CourtThe California parents accused of torturing and starving their 13 children will be in court Friday for a procedural hearing. For the first time, lawyers representing their seven adult children are revealing how their recovery is going, and what their dreams are for the future.
Fallout From 'House of Horrors' Stains Southern California CityPerris is in the headlines these days as the city where the Turpin children, aged 2 to 29, were allegedly beaten, starved and tied up by their parents.
Neighbors Noticed Turpins' Strange Behavior, But Didn't Suspect TortureNearly two weeks after an emaciated 17-year-old girl called police to tell them her siblings were being held captive by their own parents, the Turpin family still has the world's attention.
Judge Bars Parents From Contacting Shackled SoCal KidsOn Wednesday, a judge signed a protective order prohibiting the parents from contacting any of their children, except through attorneys or investigators.
Riverside DA: Abuse in House of Torture Was 'Severe, Pervasive, Prolonged'The parents of 13 siblings who were allegedly held in captivity in their family's Southern California home were charged with torturing and abusing the children for years.
Wholesome Social Media Image Hid Horrific Abuse Inside California HomeThe Turpin family, on social media at least, is just like the rest of us -- posting the best pictures showing everyone smiling and having a great time during family trips and other special occasions.
Children Found Chained To Beds Inside Riverside County HomeA Riverside County couple was in custody Monday accused of abusing their 13 children including shackling several of them to their beds with chains and padlocks in dark and foul-smelling surroundings.