Child Advocacy Groups Expect Reports Of Abuse To Rise As North Texas Kids Go Back To SchoolChild advocacy groups are bracing themselves for a spike in the number of children experiencing abuse given the isolation of quarantine.
Tarrant County Man Sentenced For Attempting To Coerce, Entice ChildAdam Rene Rodriguez was found guilty by a jury on Oct. 18, 2019, of attempted coercion and enticement of a minor and was sentenced to 17 and a half years in federal prison.
Outpouring Of Love, Respect For Man Who Helped Save 6-Year-Old Boy From Locked ShedOn the CBSDFW Facebook page viewers have shared their thoughts. The word people keep using is "hero."
Man Shares Conversation He Had With 6-Year-Old Dallas Boy Locked In Shed; Called CPSJuan Vaquero said he knew the boy wasn't treated nicely, but had never witnessed any physical abuse, until he discovered he was locked in a shed.
Experts Urging North Texans To Be On Lookout For Signs Of AbuseChild advocates are sounding an alarm as concerns grow about an unprecedented drop in child abuse reports.
6-Year-Old Dallas Boy Found Tied In Shed Describes Abuse: Sprayed With Hose, Kicked, Not Allowed In HouseThe child told child abuse detectives during a forensic interview, whenever his grandmother left the home, she put him in the shed, tied him up and told him he was bad.
Police Find 6-Year-Old Boy Tied Up In Shed, Grandmother And Boyfriend ArrestedOfficers told the grandmother to open the shed or they would break down the door. She opened it and police found the boy.
Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Throwing Baby Off Second-Floor Balcony In Mesquite A 40-year-old man was arrested after police say he threw a 9-month-old baby off a second-floor balcony.
Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas Children's Advocacy Center Asks Community To Stay Vigilant, Virtually ConnectedAs the coronavirus forces already vulnerable families into isolation, experts fear that abuse is flourishing.
Texas Hospital Reports Easter Sunday Death Of 3-Year-Old As Child Abuse Cases Continue To RiseA North Texas pediatric hospital has reported its third death from "severe abuse" in less than a month as it has seen a spike in these types of cases during the coronavirus pandemic.
Hospital: 2 Child Deaths In North Texas Result Of 'Severe Abuse' Possibly Linked To Coronavirus-Related StressA North Texas pediatric hospital says two of its patients have died due to "severe abuse" that doctors believe may be linked to coronavirus-related stress.
North Texas Hospital Reports Spike In Severe Child Abuse Cases; Believe Linked To Stress From Coronavirus PandemicDoctors at Cook Children’s believe the stresses from the COVID-19 pandemic are linked to six cases of severe child abuse seen this week.
Police: Woman Charged After Putting 3-Year-Old In Scalding BathwaterA year later, a little girl continues recovering from second-degree burns suffered after her sole caretaker placed her in scalding bathwater.
Allen Man Caught With 58 Terabytes Of Child Porn Sentenced To 35 YearsA 41-year-old man from Allen was sentenced for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas.
FBI Seeking Potential Victims Of Clergy Abuse In North TexasThe FBI is seeking to identify victims who were persuaded or coerced into a sexual act by a member of the clergy in the North Texas region between 1985 and the present.