A couple accused of putting their son in the trunk of their car to cure his fear of darkness appeared in a Westmoreland County courtroom today.
A man already facing trial in the alleged sexual abuse of three boys has been ordered to stand trial in yet another case, based on testimony of the alleged victim’s older brother at a preliminary hearing in City Court.
A Derry Township man is behind bars, facing several counts of child abuse.
Jerry Sandusky appeared in court Tuesday during an ongoing battle about his pension being forfeited in the wake of a conviction for molesting young boys in 2012.
The issue is Jerry Sandusky’s monthly pension that added up to $4,600 per month and he received it starting in 1999 when he retired from Penn State.
A Fayette County father remains in jail today in connection with a case of child abuse that left his toddler dead from what state police say were severe internal injuries.
State Police in Fayette County say a child abuse case that ended in the death of a toddler is taking an emotional toll on investigators.
An Armstrong County man is behind bars in the alleged beating of a 2-year-old girl.
Police have spent the last six months looking for a man accused of hurting a 3-year-old boy in North Versailles. Police say the man physically assaulted his girlfriend’s son – and has been on the run since April.
A child is in critical condition after it was abused.
The parents of a 13-month-old boy were arrested on child abuse charges after the boy allegedly had broken bones, and a skull fracture.
Jerry Sandusky’s challenge to his child molestation conviction goes before a state appeals court on Tuesday, as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to overturn a sentence that could keep him behind bars for life.
The mother accused of locking up her 6-year-old twins and nearly starving them was sentenced to 14-50 years in prison Friday.
A man is already facing trial, accused of helping to set a young boy on fire. That man’s teenage son stood before a juvenile court judge today for his part in the alleged assault.
A local woman’s in jail tonight, charged with harming her child in order to get attention.