A 2- to 3-year-old child from a Romano-Christian-period cemetery in Dakhleh Oasis, Egypt, shows evidence of physical child abuse, archaeologists have found. The child, who lived around 2,000 years ago, represents the earliest documented case of child abuse in the archaeological record, and the first Full story
After reciving complaints about possible child abuse from neighbors, police in Kansas City, Mo., say they found a frail 17-year-old boy handcuffed to a pole in the basement of a local home. KSHB’s Lindsay Shively reports.
Women and children take part in a march against child abuse along the streets of Casablanca May 5, 2013. The banner reads: "paedophilia equals crime." REUTERS/Stringer (MOROCCO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
This image provided Jan. 25, 2013 by the Las Cruces Police Department, shows Cindy Patriarchias, 33, following her arrest for child abuse. Police say she and her boyfriend locked up an 8-year-old girl with developmental disabilities in a wooden cage, then left her alone while they headed out to watc