Study Finds Spike In Pa. Child Abuse-Related DeathsA new study says the number of Pennsylvania children killed or nearly killed after abuse had occurred spiked recently.
Child Hospitalized With Serious Injuries, Sharon Man ArrestedSharon Police say a man has been arrested after a child was hospitalized with serious injuries.
Police: Mother Strangled, Abused 6-Year-Old Son With Autism After He Defecated In PantsAn Arnold woman is accused of strangling and abusing her 6-year-old son, who has autism, after he defecated in his pants.
Pa. Court Rules Pregnant Women's Illegal Drug Use Isn't Child AbusePennsylvania's highest court says mothers who use illegal drugs while pregnant can't be considered perpetrators of child abuse against their newly born children under the state's child protection law.
Mother Convicted Of Child Abuse Arrested In McKeesportA mother convicted of child abuse has been arrested in McKeesport.
Charges Against Mother Reduced, Father Remains In Jail After Toddler Burned By Hot Tomato SauceA Westmoreland County man is in jail after police say he dipped his toddler son's hands in hot tomato sauce and hit him so hard he left a bruise.
Police Find Children In Makeshift Cages, Charge W. Va. Couple With NeglectPolice have charged a West Virginia couple with child neglect after officers said they found three children confined in makeshift cages.
Police: Father Stuck Toddler's Hand Into Hot Spaghetti Sauce, Violently Abused ChildOfficials say a Monessen man is accused of violently abusing his toddler and the child's mother is facing charges for failing to stop him.
Man Accused Of Assaulting 16-Month-Old Girl, Breaking Child's RibsA man is facing charges for allegedly striking a 16-month-old girl in McKeesport.
Child Taken To Hospital With 2nd-Degree Burns, Injured Ribs; Parents Facing ChargesA mother and father are facing charges after their infant son was taken to the hospital with burns and injured ribs.
Police: Mother Arrested After 2-Year-Old Tests Positive For MethA Florida woman was arrested Thursday after her 2-year-old child tested positive for methamphetamine.
Pa. Supreme Court To Determine If Drug Use While Pregnant Is Child AbusePennsylvania's highest court will determine whether a woman's use of illegal drugs while pregnant qualifies as child abuse under state law.