Child Abuse Hotline Calls Are Going Unanswered, Auditor General ChargesTens of thousands of phone calls into the state's child abuse hotline called ChildLine went unanswered last year, says state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale.
Man Who Taped Himself Sexually Abusing Children Sentenced To Decades In PrisonAn Aliquippa man charged with more than 200 counts of child rape, sexual assault and possessing child pornography has been sentenced to spend decades behind bars.
Police: Woman Burned Son With Cigarettes While Boyfriend Watched, LaughedA woman and her boyfriend are facing charges, accused of torturing her two year old son.
3-Month-Old Girl Suffers Serious Brain Injuries, Mother's Ex-Boyfriend ChargedA man accused of abusing his ex-girlfriend's infant daughter so severely doctors say the child suffered brain injuries is now behind bars.
Sheriff's Deputies Arrest Man On Allegheny Co. 'Most Wanted' ListOne of the Allegheny County Sheriff's Office's most wanted men is behind bars.
Police: Girl, 6, Burned After Stepmom Places Her Hands On Hot StoveA Butler County woman was arrested and is facing several charges after police say she placed her stepdaughter’s hands on a hot stove.
State Supreme Court OKs Conviction, Death In Toddler SlayingThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty and first-degree murder conviction of a man charged in the physical abuse death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old son.
Pittsburgh Police Recruit Arrested On Child Abuse ChargesPittsburgh Police say one of their recruits has been placed on administrative leave and is facing child abuse charges.
Pennsylvania Couple Accused Of Shoving Girl, 4, Into Garbage BagA Pennsylvania couple is facing charges, accused of tying up a four year old girl and putting her in a garbage bag.
Police: Mother Charged After Key Found Lodged In Her Child's HeadA 23-year-old Maryland woman has been charged with child abuse after authorities discovered her 14-month-old boy had been treated for a brain injury due to a car key being lodged in his head.
Couple Charged For Abusing 4-Year-Old ChildA woman has been charged in a child abuse case involving her boyfriend's 4-year-old daughter.
Man Facing Assault, Abuse Charges After Baby Suffers Multiple Broken Bones, Head InjuriesPolice in Westmoreland County have charged a man in a case of alleged child abuse that left a 1-year-old boy with multiple broken bones and other injuries.