Eight-year-old Gabriel Fernandez was doused with pepper spray, forced to eat his own vomit and locked in a cabinet with a sock stuffed in his mouth to muffle his screams before he was beaten to death by his own mother, according to court records released this week.
Malcolm Concept is reaching out to foster kids with a freestyle rap program called, “Words 2 Life.”
Some children in L.A. County’s foster care system are reportedly being recruited as child prostitutes and officials want a new task force to address the problem.
A U.S. soldier is sharing her inspiring story of hardship and triumph with a group of kids in Santa Clarita, who need it most, as part of a program called Tempered Steel.
A group of Whitney Houston fans gathered in Culver City Sunday night to celebrate her life, sing her songs and mourn her passing.
Los Angeles County will use a $10,000 gift from a fiscal guardian angel to help children in foster care.
A Murrieta jury deliberated about six hours before convicting a Lake Elsinore mother of two on torture and other felonies in relation to her 18-month-old daughter.
Like the song says, there’s no place like home for the holidays.
The head of Los Angeles County’s child welfare service says a crisis is brewing because of a backlog in abuse investigations.