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.
The challenges of motherhood can sometimes affect one parent more than the other.
The hearing for a Butler County man accused of abusing his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old son was continued this afternoon.
Penn State’s former president Graham Spanier initiated a libel and defamation case Thursday against Louis Freeh, the former FBI director who a year ago produced a report for the school that was highly critical of Spanier’s role in the child sex abuse scandal involving longtime assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
There are new developments today in a case of suspected child abuse in Indiana County.
A young boy is in critical condition after he was allegedly beaten overnight at a home in Indiana County.
The biological daughter of a couple charged in the alleged abuse of their adoptive children was set to testify in court this morning as a prosecution witness, but the testimony didn’t happen.
A state deputy attorney general and his wife accused of abusing their adoptive children, will get their biological children back.
A man and his son are headed to trial in connection with the alleged abuse of a young girl.
A Washington County father and son have been jailed on charges they sexually abused a girl for about six years, starting when she was 7 – and that the father’s alleged assaults began only after she went to him for help.
An Indiana County woman has been released on bond after allegedly abusing her young daughter.
A West View man accused in the abuse of his ex-girlfriend’s young daughter is now behind bars after being on the run from police for three months.