Child abuse

Michael Dewayne Cox (credit: Dallas Police Department)

“Top 10″ Most Wanted Sex Offender Arrested

Convicted child molester, Michael Dewayne Cox, was arrested for failure to comply with sex offender registration requirements.

07/28/2015

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Texan Allegedly Beat Toddler, Pulled Tooth Over Potty Issues

A Texas man has been accused of beating his 1-year-old daughter and yanking out one of her teeth over potty training failures.

07/22/2015

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Woman Records Alleged Child Abuse, Shares On Social Media

A night out at a restaurant was anything but a pleasant experience for a woman who said she witnessed a mother abusing her little boy.

06/18/2015

Victor Lopez, 36, of Plano

Plano Man Gets 40 Years For Sexual Abuse Of A Child

Victor Lopez, 36, of Plano, was sentenced by a jury to 40 years in prison for Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child, announced Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis.

04/30/2015

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Jury Awards $4.5M To Ex-Student Molested By Texas Educator

A South Texas school district has been ordered to pay $4.5 million to an ex-student who was molested by an educator.

01/22/2015

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DPD Asking For Help Finding Indecency With A Child Suspect

The Dallas Police Department is asking for help identifying and locating an Indecency with a Child suspect.

CBSDFW.COM–01/09/2015

Ricardo Lugo (credit: Hurst Police Department)

Sixth Grade Friend Of Teen At Center Of Child Porn Bust Talks

Shock, disbelief and feelings of betrayal from students at Hurst Hills Elementary School who considered Ricardo Lugo, 17, a friend.

12/19/2014

Wesson (Left) and Lugo (Right) (Photos: Hurst PD)

Admitted Molester At Center Of Child Porn Case Indicted

The man caught with thousands of child porn images and who admitted to molesting more than 100 children was indicted Wednesday.

12/17/2014

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Holiday Stress May Increase Risk Of Child Abuse

The joy and happiness most people associate with the holidays doesn’t always ring true for some families.

12/16/2014

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Connecticut Jury Awards $7M In Scouts Abuse Case

A man who says he was sexually abused by a Connecticut scout leader in the mid-1970s won a $7 million jury verdict against Irving-based Boy Scouts of America.

12/15/2014

NFL running back Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings  (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Peterson Asks “How Much More You All Want?”

Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson said that he’s already lost $4 million in endorsements and missed more than half the season while his child abuse case played out.

12/15/2014

NFL running back Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings  (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson’s Appeal Denied, Suspension Upheld

The NFL’s hard line on Adrian Peterson held up. The league-appointed arbitrator for Peterson’s appeal affirmed the unpaid suspension until at least next spring.

12/12/2014

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