10:10 AM EDT 01/19/2016
Originally posted 12/17/2015 04:45PM
A North Carolina woman was charged with six counts of misdemeanor child abuse after she allegedly left eight kids locked inside her daycare center without any adult supervision, a Havelock police spokesman tells PEOPLE.
Aunt Arrested After 2 Children Were Found Dead in Storage Locker Had Been Repeatedly Investigated for Neglect
Originally posted 12/17/2015 12:10PM
Tami Joy Huntsman, the 39-year-old woman who is under investigation in the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a storage locker, was previously investigated for neglect, PEOPLE confirms.
Mother of 11-Year-Old Found Dead in Padlocked Freezer Indicted for Murder; Court Papers Reveal Allegations of Horrific Abuse
Originally posted 12/16/2015 11:10AM
The mother of an 11-year-old girl whose body was found stuffed inside a freezer was indicted for first-degree murder in Bradenton, Florida, on Tuesday, PEOPLE confirms.
Originally posted 12/15/2015 04:05PM
Police in California say that an investigation into the near-fatal beating of a 9-year-old girl led them to a storage locker in Redding, where detectives recovered the bodies of the child's two siblings.
Originally posted 12/11/2015 01:15PM
The wife of a Kansas man accused of killing his son and feeding his body to pigs has been arrested in connection with the 7-year-old boy's disappearance, PEOPLE confirms.
Originally posted 12/10/2015 04:45PM
Russell Taylor, the former head of the charity founded by now imprisoned ex Subway spokesman Jared Fogle, was sentenced on Thursday to 27 years in prison on child pornography charges.
Emory University Law Student and Political Candidate Charged with Allegedly Murdering Foster Daughter
Originally posted 12/10/2015 09:25AM
An Emory University law student and former military police officer who wanted to go into politics was arrested last Friday for allegedly murdering a 2-year-old foster child in her care.
Originally posted 12/07/2015 06:00PM
Los Angeles prosecutors charged a woman Monday with attempted murder and child endangerment for allegedly abandoning her newborn baby girl under pieces of asphalt alongside a path in Compton, California, the day after Thanksgiving.
Mother, Stepfather of 13-Year-Old Who Fatally Stabbed a Boy on the Playground Sentenced to a Year in Jail for Child Abuse
Originally posted 11/25/2015 12:10PM
The mother and stepfather of a 13-year-old Michigan boy convicted in September of first-degree murder for fatally stabbing another boy on the playground have been sentenced to a year in jail for child abuse, PEOPLE confirms.
Psychologist: Massachusetts Babysitter Accused of Abusing 2-Year-Old Was Suffering Psychotic Episode
Originally posted 11/24/2015 05:45PM
The former babysitter accused of kidnapping and abusing a two-year-old Massachusetts girl last Friday was in the midst of a psychotic episode, a court psychologist testified.
Top 5 Most Voted Stories
Khloé Kardashian Quits PETA after Flour Bombing of Kim Kardashian
Meet Tiffany Trump, Donald's Lesser-Known Daughter
2 Middle School Girls Arrested for Allegedly Creating Hit List of Teachers and Students to Kill: Report
Kaitlyn Smith Gets Third and Final Skin Removal Surgery: 'My Scars Show How Far I've Come'
Kate Winslet Won't Let Her Kids Use Social Media: 'It Has a Huge Impact on Young Women's Self-Esteem'
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!