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.
'Like Staring Into The Face Of Evil': Victim's Mother Describes Former Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese In CourtAfter final sentencing, the children’s family members gave victim impact statements -- some described the continuing nightmare caused by the abuse, while others extended forgiveness.
Former McKinney Daycare Worker Convicted Of Abusing Baby Pleads Guilty To More ChargesFormer Collin County day care worker convicted of injury to a child, Jessica Wiese has pleaded guilty to more charges.
Former North Texas Daycare Worker Jessica Wiese Convicted Of Injury To A Child, Sentenced To 10 Years In PrisonJessica Wiese, 44, who was arrested in December 2018, worked at Joyous Montessori, which was then put under state review.
Skate Park Child Predator Gets 45 Years In Prison Without ParoleConvicted child predator Dontarious Scott, 23, of McKinney was sentenced to 45 years in prison.
Oklahoma Mom Released From Prison After Serving 15 Years For Boyfriend's Child AbuseAn Oklahoma woman who served 15 years in prison for failing to “protect” her kids from her boyfriend, who served just two years after admitting to child abuse, is now free.
Parker County Sheriff: 4 Kids Lived Alone In Separate Trailer From Drug Addicted, Abusive ParentsA horrific case of parental drug use, child neglect and squalid living conditions lead to the arrest of a couple and removal of four children in Parker County.
Texas Pastor Arrested, Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 13-Year-Old GirlHe's accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a young girl and now a longtime Houston-area pastor has been arrested.
Man Sentenced To 60 Years Without Parole After Sexually Abusing 5-Year-Old GirlThree years after the sexual abuse stopped, the courageous child told her parents about the family friend who first violated her at 5-years-old.
Denton County Sheriff Hires 2 Investigators In Response To Spike In Child Abuse Cases Denton County’s Sheriff Tracy Murphree says a new budget will allow him to hire two new full time investigators dedicated to child abuse cases.
Prosecutors Say She Forced Her Kids To Eat Dog Feces, But Woman Avoids PrisonAn Oklahoma woman, who prosecutors say forced her children to eat dog feces, will serve no time behind bars.