An Antelope Valley mother and her boyfriend, who have been charged in the murder of the woman’s 8-year-old son, were scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.
A rally was held Monday night in honor of Gabriel Fernandez — the 8-year-old Palmdale boy who was tortured and beaten to death.
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich is calling for an investigation into the handling of a case involving a Palmdale boy who died Friday of alleged child abuse.
Authorities Friday said a Palmdale boy has died after sustaining a massive skull fracture and other injuries in a case of suspected child abuse.
The boy’s mother, 29-year-old Pearl Fernandez, and her boyfriend, 33-year-old Isauro Aguirre, were arrested Thursday after police say they beat the child so badly inside their Palmdale apartment that he is now in critical condition.
A 33-year-old El Monte man was convicted Wednesday on child sex abuse charges, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.
A 27-year-old Oxnard woman was arrested Wednesday for allegedly causing “great bodily injury” to a 2-year-old child she left in a hot car last October.
A former youth soccer coach has been sentenced to 225 years-to-life after being convicted of committing lewd acts on six boys he coached.
A Palmdale woman has been ordered to stand trial after being accused of abusing and torturing her two adopted children.
Catholics in Los Angeles will hear an apology from Archbishop Jose Gomez as they attend mass on Sunday morning.
An Inland Empire couple accused of doubling their home as a strip club pleaded not guilty on Friday to felony charges.
Rossmoor woman has backed up allegations of child neglect and sexual abuse in the home of Nadya Suleman, known as “Octomom.”
Coaches and administrators in California’s K-12 schools, and all higher education employees, will be required to report suspected child sexual abuse under a pair of bills signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown.
A retired LAPD sergeant has helped authorities uncover a bizarre case of child abuse out of Georgia and subsequently rescued two young girls out of a horrific living situation.
A new exhibit in the Inland Empire aims to raise awareness about child abuse through interactive displays.