Denton Mother Arrested After Inconsistencies Found With Child's Head Injury, Police SayA Denton mother was arrested yesterday after medical staffers found inconsistencies in her story of which she claimed her child fell and hit their head, police said.
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center Shows How Kids Heal From Abuse"It can be a part of something that happened, it can be a scar," says Kelly Slaven, Chief Clinical Officer at the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center. "It doesn't have to be the driving force in their life."
Children's Advocacy Center Working To Bring Smiles To Abuse Survivors At Christmas"When the caregivers are coming to pick up packages, they cry and they hug us and they're so grateful," says Becky Aguilar, Director of Community Engagement.
Texas Lawmakers Order Immediate Child Caseworker Visits"Get the National Guard or the Texas Rangers or whoever out to each house to see these kids now," said Sen. John Whitmire of Houston told Commissioner Hank Whitman.
Pentagon: Hundreds Of Military Kids Sexually Abused Each YearIn total, incidents involving sexual assault in which the children of service members are victims occur hundreds of times each year, according to data from the Defense Department.
Texan Allegedly Beat Toddler, Pulled Tooth Over Potty IssuesA Texas man has been accused of beating his 1-year-old daughter and yanking out one of her teeth over potty training failures.
Former Youth Pastor Faces Indecency With A Child ChargesA former North Texas youth pastor has been accused of having improper contact with at least two children. Garland police arrested Joshua Earls earlier this week.
Playhouse Auction Benefiting Abused ChildrenThere are more than a dozen child size playhouses currently on display at NorthPark Center in Dallas. A raffle and auction is giving shoppers the chance to own a new playhouse while helping abused and neglected children.
'Kids Crew' Giving Love To Children Who Need It MostWhen abused children go to the hospital, often times they are left alone, without their family members. But a Tarrant County program is helping provide love and support for those kids.