The mother of a young boy, who police say was beaten so severely he had to be hospitalized, is now behind bars in Indiana County and facing serious charges.
A warrant has been issued for a man accused of physically abusing his 12-year-old step-son, who has autism.
A Wilkinsburg man arrested last October and charged with aggravated assault in the death of his 5-week-old infant daughter is now facing new charges.
A defense attorney says the mother and grandparents of a Pennsylvania boy, who was so malnourished one doctor said he looked like a Holocaust survivor, have pleaded guilty to not seeking timely medical attention for the boy.
A couple faces charges for the abuse of a two year old girl in Blawnox.
A couple from Waynesburg is in jail after police say they abused their toddler for eight months.
A Waynesburg man is facing assault and child abuse charges after a baby was admitted to the hospital with injuries that state police say are consistent with “shaken baby” syndrome.
The parents of an 11-month-old baby boy charged with endangering the welfare of a child appeared in court Thursday where a video presented at their hearing helped to clear the father.
A letter was apparently mistakenly sent to former coach and convicted child abuser Jerry Sandusky, asking him to renew his season tickets.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had a conference call with NFL officials Monday on his playing status after resolving legal issues in a child abuse case. The NFL announced Tuesday morning he will be suspended without pay for at least the remainder of the 2014 season.
The mother and father of a 5-week-old baby have been charged in the baby’s death.
Child advocates were in Pittsburgh Friday, rallying for harsher punishment for child abusers.
A Washington County woman is facing a list of charges related to the alleged disturbing abuse of her adopted daughter.
A Wilkinsburg mother, accused of badly beating her 11-month-old child, is facing more charges.
The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission list, which requires that he remain away from all team activities.