Family and friends of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy investigators say was beaten to death by his mother’s boyfriend gathered Wednesday evening at an emotional memorial service in Sylmar.
State lawmakers called for an investigation of three county child welfare agencies Tuesday.
More details emerged Friday in the case of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy who died last week after sustaining a massive skull fracture and other injuries in a case of suspected child abuse.
New details are emerging in the case of an Antelope Valley woman accused along with her boyfriend of torturing and beating her 8-year-old son to death.
A Palmdale couple accused of beating the woman’s 8-year-old son to death appeared before a judge Tuesday, charged with one count each of capital murder.
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.