Teens Kept At Virginia Center Say They Were Cuffed, BeatenImmigrant children as young as 14 housed at a juvenile detention center in Virginia say they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in solitary confinement, left nude and shivering in concrete cells.
Texas Man Charged With Having Sex With Kansas 15-Year-OldAuthorities say a 36-year-old man is charged with traveling from Texas to Kansas to have sex with a 15-year-old girl and later bringing the girl back to Texas with him.
Affidavit: Neighbors Help Child Enslaved At 5 In Texas Home Escape 16 Years LaterA Southlake couple is charged with forced, unpaid labor of a domestic servant after allegedly keeping a young, West African girl in their home for over 16 years until neighbors helped her escape.
Attorney Says R Kelly Groomed Client For Sexual Cult, Knowingly Transmitted STDThe civil attorney for a 20-year old woman says the Dallas Police Department has interviewed his client in the gathering of evidence against R&B singer R Kelly.
Report: Texas Foster Care Girls More Likely To Get PregnantAn advocacy group says teens in Texas foster care are five times more likely to become pregnant than other girls statewide.
SWAT Called After Man Pulls Gun On GirlfriendAn early morning domestic dispute in Garland ended with SWAT taking a barricaded man into custody.
Frisco ISD Transportation Worker Indicted For Injury To Disabled ChildA bruise, along with what appears to be a fingernail impression on her son's thigh, is what first got the attention of Tanya Adams.
Fake Texas Photographer, Director Gets 40 Years For Child Sex AbuseProsecutors say a North Texas man who faked being a photographer and movie director to gain access to boys must serve 40 years in prison for molesting the children.
Abuse Hotline Wait Times Lead To Over 100,000 Hang UpsAs wait times have gotten lengthy, more than 100,000 callers each year to Texas' abuse hotline are hanging up before reaching an operator.
Police: Parents Poured Hot Oil On 16-Year-Old Daughter Who Refused Arranged MarriageIraqi parents have been charged with attacking her for refusing to wed an older man.
Abuse-Related Child Deaths In Texas Decrease In 2017New state data reveals more than 170 children died in Texas last year from neglect or abuse, a 23 percent decrease from the year before.
Parents Worried About Abuse In Youth Sports Take ChargeWith Olympic prodigies having just dazzled audiences worldwide, parents in the U.S. are reconciling the thrill of the gold with their fears from recent sexual abuse scandals in elite youth sports.