A former associate pastor of a church in Crandall, southeast of Dallas, is behind bars accused of indecency with a child.
The numbers, experts say, are staggering: one in four women will experience abuse in her lifetime. And safely escaping isn’t a simple task.
Advocates for domestic violence victims see a silver lining in disturbing new video showing the Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Rice knocking his then-fiance unconscious.
A Parker County family has filed suit against a private school accusing one of its teachers of abuse.
Attorneys for the Boy Scouts of America have reached a settlement with a former San Antonio Scout who says he was abused by his adult leader.
A cleaning crew at the building once occupied by a mortuary where eight decaying and mummified bodies were found said they found ashes they believe are the cremated remains of a person.
A Frisco man will spend the rest of his life in prison after a jury found him guilty of murdering his newly adopted stepson.
Domestic violence, with its complicated causes and immunity to quick fixes, leaves many advocates focusing on the survivors.
A 47-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old family friend.
Authorities raided a popular veterinary clinic Tuesday morning after a family’s shocking discovery that their pet that they thought was euthanized was kept alive.
Toxicologists say smoking alcohol can be a dangerous way to get drunk, especially for teenagers.
More than 1,000 pinwheels were installed on the lawn of Creekwood United Methodist Church in Fairview to raise awareness about child abuse.