3-Year-Old Boy Found With Plastic Bag On Head, Hands Tied In Burning Santa Paula HomeMarical Magana, 47, was arrested after the fire was reported on Bahia Circle Sunday at about 6 p.m. Santa Paula police say a 911 call reported a structure fire with a woman tied to a bed and a young boy in another part of the home.
Report Says LAPD Failed To Investigate Nearly 4,000 Cases Of Child AbuseThe report comes from The Chronicle of Social Change -- a new site that reports on child welfare issues.
Parents Of 4-Year-Old Noah Cuatro Charged With His MurderJose Maria Cuatro Jr., 27, and Ursala Elaine Juarez, 25, both of Palmdale, each face one count of murder and torture in the boy’s death.
'Now We're Planning A Funeral': Attorney Lashes Out At Agency Over Death Of Noah CuatroThe parents of 4-year-old Noah Cuatro say he drowned in a community pool at the family’s home in Palmdale – but his great-grandmother says he was abused and there is evidence to prove it.
Mother Accused Of Abusing 8-Month-Old Boy, Causing Brain Injury, Eye BleedingHeather Fowler was charged Tuesday with a count of assault on a child causing paralysis. She is being held on $100,000 bail and is scheduled to make her first court appearance Monday.
Father Charged With Critically Beating 6-Year-Old SonDeputies were first called to the hospital where they found the 6-year-old boy with severe head injuries.
Police Investigating Death Of 4-Year-Old Girl In South LAA 4-year-old South LA girl is dead and police Sunday night were trying to figure out if it was a case of child abuse.
Students Rally To Defend Teacher Charged With Child Abuse After Classroom BrawlThe L.A. County Sheriff's Dept. says it's investigating a music teacher following a brawl at Maywood Academy High School that was caught on camera.
Santa Ana Police Arrest Man They Say Molested Some Children For DecadesJavier Ortiz Pichardo was arrested for child molestation Thursday and authorities believe there may be additional victims.
Mourners For Boy Allegedly Tortured To Death Asked To Wear Superhero ShirtsClassmates said Anthony Avalos would stand up for them against bullies at school, and at home he would do the same for his siblings.
Couple Held On Child Abuse Charges Involving Girl, 6, And Boy, 3Investigators identified a couple -- Evander Lewis, 28, and Miracle Britt, 23 -- as suspects.
Man Arrested After 5-Month-Old Girl Found To Have Fractured RibsDetectives said the victim lives in Rancho Cucamonga with Michael Jerome Ervin.
Family, Teachers Protest Alleged DCFS Inaction Following Death Of 2nd Abused BoyDCFS claims it received more than a dozen calls about the suspected abuse of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos of Lancaster. The boy died in June from a head injury, and now his mother and her boyfriend are in custody accused of murder and torture.
Murrieta Couple Who Abused 5-Year-Old Boy Until He Was Comatose SentencedThe victim, who was considered to be in grave condition when first found by police, is no longer hospitalized and is undergoing physical therapy.
NorCal Father Charged With Torturing Children; Mother Charged With NeglectThe children described to investigators being intentionally burned and shot with a pellet or BB gun.