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How a group of US bikers are trying to stop child abuse

The Independent - ‎11 hours ago‎
He is the president of Staten Island's chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA), a group of men and women who only identify themselves by their road names and who dedicate their free time to respond to the calls of abused children.
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Millcreek man faces child abuse charges; 16-month-old not expected to survive - ‎9 hours ago‎
MILLCREEK, Utah - A man is facing charges including attempted child abuse homicide after a 16-month-old boy suffered critical injuries in Millcreek and is not expected to survive.

Focus On Historical Child Abuse 'Is Backwards'

Sky News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Focus On Historical Child Abuse 'Is Backwards'. Police resources should be devoted to current child abuse cases rather than historical allegations, a former chief constable says.
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Utah man charged with child abuse homicide claimed toddler died in fall - ‎10 hours ago‎
SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah -- A Utah man is facing a charge in the death of his girlfriend's 19-month-old child, and expert medical testimony indicates the boy may have been abused. According to court documents filed Friday, 33-year-old Colossal Teton of ...

Child abuse cases nearly double in three years

Nottingham Post - ‎3 hours ago‎
The "worrying" number of children in Nottingham suffering abuse and neglect has nearly doubled in three years.
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For local families, Child Abuse Prevention Month begins and ends with hope

Herald-Mail Media - ‎9 hours ago‎
HANCOCK - April was Child Abuse Prevention Month, and it began with a vote in the Maryland House of Delegates to add an expansion of Justice's Law to a comprehensive justice reform bill later approved by the full Legislature.
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Petting zoo worker charged with child abuse

Times Daily - ‎3 hours ago‎
FLORENCE - A man working at a traveling petting zoo with the pony ride has been arrested and charged after police said he inappropriately was touching little girls who were riding the animals.

My View: Take a stance against child abuse

Rockford Register Star - ‎7 hours ago‎
April was National Child Abuse Awareness Month, and this April, our local leaders and activists certainly heard the call and sprang into action on behalf of a unified mission: to raise awareness of and prevent child abuse in Rockford. Over the past few ...

Tradition vs law: Why Kerala tribals are against an anti-child abuse act

Hindustan Times - ‎15 hours ago‎
But two days later, he was picked up by police and charged under India's tough new child abuse law. He hadn't heard of the 2012 Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (Pocso) before.

Cliff Richard child abuse accuser claims cops haven't spoken to him in 3 months - ‎12 hours ago‎
A man who claims he was abused by Cliff Richard says police probing the case have failed to speak to him for three months. The man, who claims he was abused as a teenager by the singer at a religious rally in the Eighties, says detectives' handling of ...
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Mountie, Crown spar over accused's mental state at child abuse trial - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
The man, who can't be named to protect the victim's identity, has said repeatedly during his testimony that he was not in the right mental state at the time he was abusing his son, and was having flashbacks to incidents of sexual abuse in his own ...

Robin's Nest Spring Soiree to help end child abuse, neglect

Hickory Daily Record - ‎9 hours ago‎
LENOIR - The end of child abuse and child neglect is a goal for child advocates across the country and that is the goal of Robin's Nest, but with such a lofty goal sometimes those who work with and support Robin's Nest need to come together to take a ...

A Little Boy's Race To End Child Abuse

KDLT News - ‎6 hours ago‎
His mother, Marissa Johnson says with each step, she hopes people see that child abuse is real, and the effects linger with families forever after.
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Authorities investigating Scott Co. child abuse allegations - ‎9 hours ago‎
Scott County authorities are investigating child abuse allegations being widely shared on social media involving an 8-month-old.

Parents accused of horrific child abuse

Courier Mail - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The father, 42, and mother, 32, who cannot be named to protect the identity of the children, are facing charges including incest, rape, sodomy and creating child exploitation material. The alleged abuse came to light after one of the girls told a ...
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8 children rescued from San Antonio home in 'horrific' child abuse case - ‎11 hours ago‎
SAN ANTONIO - Authorities have rescued eight unsupervised children from a San Antonio home where a two-year-old boy was chained to the ground in the backyard and a three-year-old girl was tied to a door with a dog leash, sheriff's officials said Friday.
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Man pleads guilty to dozens of child abuse charges in Victorian County Court

Herald Sun - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The father kept his head down during a hearing in the Victorian County Court on Friday, after pleading guilty to 37 charges including trafficking children, producing pornography and 20 counts of sexual penetration of his own child. His defence ...

Op-ed: Progress made in last 25 years, but child abuse remains underreported in Utah

Salt Lake Tribune - ‎18 hours ago‎
Twenty-five years ago, Utah's response to child abuse wasn't exactly first rate. Investigations seemed to further traumatize child victims, agencies did not coordinate with each other and families struggled to navigate a complex criminal justice system ...

Child abuse royal commission to halt private sessions for survivors

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
It has spoken to 5111 survivors in private sessions, with 1544 waiting for future sessions. Over the past year, it has held about 37 private sessions a week.

Boxing saved Kevin Lueshing and let him shine a light on child abuse - ‎11 hours ago‎
Kevin Lueshing fought with 'NSPCC' sewn into his shorts. His was a harrowing childhood. As well as suffering racism, he was regularly brutally beaten by his father and sexually abused by a man he calls 'Derek'. Boxing became his salvation. Lueshing ...